Plan Your Visit

plan your visit

Whether you live in the Victoria region or are coming here from a distance, we want your opera experience to be as enjoyable and comfortable as possible.

Here is information to help you plan your visit – whether you need to find out where to park or when to catch the bus, or whether you are planning your itinerary for an extended stay, including accommodation, sightseeing options, and other events that are happening while you're here.

Maps and Parking

Parking (both on-street and in City of Victoria Parkades) is free in the evenings, Monday to Saturday, from 6 pm to 9 am, and free on Sundays and holidays.

City of Victoria Parking Brochure with information on parkades, on-street parking, rates, and map.

Map of Victoria

Transportation

The Opera Bus: Take the Opera Bus to our matinée performances!
POV is making it easier to come to the opera! Available to operagoers on the Saanich Peninsula and UpIsland. The Peninsula Opera Bus will pick opera goers up from Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal, Mary Winspear Centre in Sidney, and St. Mary's Church in Central Saanich. The Up-Island Opera Bus will pick operagoers up from Nanaimo, Ladysmith, and Duncan. For details see our Opera Bus page.

Victoria International Airport
Helijet scheduled flights between Vancouver and Victoria
Harbour Air Seaplanes serving mainland BC, the Gulf Islands, and Vancouver Island
BC Ferries serving mainland BC, the Gulf Islands, and Vancouver Island
Black Ball Ferry Line between Port Angeles, WA, and Victoria, BC
Clipper Vacations serving Seattle, San Juan Islands, and Victoria
Pacific Coach buses serving Vancouver, Whistler, and Victoria
Greyhound Bus Service
Tofino Bus daily service to Tofino, Ucluelet, Port Alberni, Parksville, Nanaimo, and Victoria, plus connections to BC Ferries and Greyhound.
BC Transit serving Saanich Peninsula, Western Communities, and Greater Victoria
Victoria Taxi
Blue Bird Taxi Line
Yellow Cab of Victoria

Information and Regional Events Calendars

Downtown Victoria Events Calendar
Vancouver Island Information, Attractions, and Events
Harbour Living Vancouver Island Events

Performances and Arts Facilities

Alix Goolden Performance Hall Events
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria
Belfry Theatre
Blue Bridge at the Roxy
Dance Victoria
Intrepid Theatre
Langham Court Theatre
Theatre Inconnu
Royal and McPherson Theatres Society
Save-On Foods Memorial Centre
Victoria Symphony


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Contact us

 

Chateau Victoria Hotel & Suites
Coming from out of town? We recommend the Chateau Victoria, our host hotel. For special discount subscriber rates, contact them directly at 1.800.663.5891.

 

BMO Financial Group

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