Harbour Air Seaplanes

Nanaimo Harbour

Nanaimo Harbour

Our terminal is located in the Pioneer Waterfront Plaza across from the Lighthouse Bistro.

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AddressUnit 1A - 90 Front Street
Nanaimo, BC
V9R 5H7

PhonePhone: 250.714.0900 (Nanaimo)
Toll free: 1.800.665.0212

Services and Amenities

  • Complimentary local and national newspapers
  • Complimentary gourmet coffee, tea, fruit and baked goods
  • Free Wireless Internet access
  • Internet kiosk
  • Pay parking available
  • Budget Rent-A-Car services available


Harbour Air passenger parking at Pioneer Waterfront Parkade:

Limited reserved parking is available for Harbour Air passengers at the Pioneer Waterfront Parkade at a discounted rate.

Eight parking spaces are available along the harbour-side of the upper level of the parkade (shown below in green). Passengers parking for 48 hours or less may utilize the spaces for $5.00 (+tax) per 24 hours. Please park in an open, Harbour Air-signed space and pay for a parking pass at the time of check-in. Vehicles not displaying a valid parking pass may be ticketed or towed at the owner's expense. 

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General public parking rates at Pioneer Waterfront Parkade (all non-reserved spaces): 

$1.00 per hour
$11.00 each 24 hour period

*Please note parking in Nanaimo is managed by Robbins Parking and Harbour Commission. Harbour Air is not responsible for service and/or changes to rates.

Two parkades are available beside the terminal. Robbins Parking operates the upper level and the Harbour Commission operates the lower level. For more information about parking, please contact Robbins Parking 250.753.6789, or Harbour Commission 250.753.4146.

Routes and Schedules

Click here to view schedules for flights departing from, or arriving in, Nanaimo. Information about scenic tours departing from Nanaimo can be found here.

The Hangar Boutique

Harbour Air's boutique for aviation-themed gifts and merchandise, The Hangar, is a flying fan's dream! The Hangar is uniquely stocked with cool collectables, clothing & gifts including:

  • Harbour Air branded clothing and gifts for adults and children
  • Vintage aviation clothing & gifts from Red Canoe Heritage brand
  • Unique local aircraft memorabilia from Harbour Air and Coulson Flying Tankers!
  • Aircraft models, luggage, posters, collectables and more!

Stop in the next time you're on the waterfront in Nanaimo, the Hangar is just a few steps aweay from Harbour Air! Open for business from 9:00am to 5:00pm Tuesday through Sunday. Hours may vary during the winter months, please call to confirm.