Location of Comox Valley, British Columbia

International Students coming to the Comox Valley will find it easy to get here. The Comox Valley is serviced by major airlines including Air Canada, Westjet, Central Mountain Air and Pacific Coastal Airlines via Vancouver International Airport (YVR) where students may transfer for a short, twenty (20) minute flight to the Comox Valley International Airport (YQQ). Highway travel is available via Vancouver or Nanaimo on BC Ferries. Airport pick up and drop off is provided for all international students arriving at the Comox Valley International Airport (YQQ).



The Comox Valley is situated on the east coast of Vancouver Island approximately 115 km north of Nanaimo.  It consists of three major communities, the City of Courtenay, Village of Cumberland and the Town of Comox.  The Comox Valley also includes several outlying rural communities including Black Creek, Merville, Royston, Union Bay, Fanny Bay, and Denman and Hornby Island all of which are included in the Comox Valley School District #71.  The region offers over one hundred and thirty (130) different recreational programs each quarter of the year and approximately forty (40) special events each year.