Directions to Grad Dinner & Dance

Airport Information

The Victoria Conference is ideally located close to many local attractions on Victoria's Inner Harbour.

The nearest airport to Fairmont Empress is Victoria International Airport known as airport code YYJ. Neighbouring major airports include Vancouver, BC (airport code YVR) and Seattle, WA (airport code SEA) and most national air carriers offer access to the Pacific Northwest.

Private helicopters, planes and jets may also easily access Victoria, please contact Victoria International Airport for more information on arranging your arrival.

Harbour to Harbour

Getting to and from Vancouver and Victoria harbour to harbour has never been easier with Helijet or Harbour Air.

Nearby Arrival and Departure Centres

Please note: all travel times and distances are estimated based on average travel time and are not guaranteed.

Driving Directions

Vehicle and passenger ferries from Seattle and Port Angeles, as well as sea lanes from both Vancouver and Seattle are within the immediate vicinity of the hotel.

From Victoria International Airport

  • Proceed south on Hwy 17 from airport.
  • Hwy 17 becomes Blanshard Street at the city limits of Victoria.
  • Continue south on Blanshard Street.
  • Turn right on Belleville Street.
  • Turn right on Douglas Street.
  • 720 Douglas St, Victoria, BC V8W 3M7.

From Vancouver (Tsawwassen Terminal)

  • Docks at Swartz Bay Terminal.
  • Proceed south on Hwy 17 from airport.
  • Hwy 17 becomes Blanshard Street at the city limits of Victoria.
  • Continue south on Blanshard Street.
  • Turn right on Belleville Street.
  • Turn right on Douglas Street.
  • 720 Douglas St, Victoria, BC V8W 3M7.

From Vancouver (Horseshoe Bay/Nanaimo Terminal)

  • The ferry docks at Nanaimo.
  • Turn left on Hwy 1.
  • Approx. 1 1/2 hours on Hwy 1.
  • Hwy 1 becomes Douglas Street.
  • Turn right at Belleville Street.
  • Turn right on Douglas Street.
  • 720 Douglas St, Victoria, BC V8W 3M7.

Parking

The hotel's parking facility is owned by Robbins Parking and is located below the Victoria Conference Center Overnight parking is in effect until 4:00 p.m. the next day.

Extensive details on our Parking can be found here.