Lax Kw’alaams is located on the northwestern coast of British Columbia, approximately 35km from Prince Rupert.

The community is accessible by ferry or water taxi from Prince Rupert. The Spirit of Lax Kw’alaams Ferry leaves at scheduled times from Aero Point in Prince Rupert and arrives at Tuck Inlet, approximately a 40 minute drive from the community.

See below for information about flights into Prince Rupert, and arranging private water transportation from Prince Rupert to the community. For updated Ferry schedules, click here.

If you arrive in the community by ferry without a car, don’t forget to arrange for taxi transportation from Tuck Inlet into the community.

By Plane

For flight schedules, routes and rates contact:

  • Air Canada –
  • Hawk Air –
  • Inland Air –


For public transportation to/from Tuck Inlet and Prince Rupert please refer to the Spirit of Lax Kw’alaams Public Ferry schedule or call (250) 625-2445.