Ambassador Transport provides shuttle service to and from the Comox Valley Airport (YQQ) and custom ground transportation on the East coast of North central Vancouver Island, BC.  

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News and Events

Cassie Bringing Home Gold!

Cassie Sharpe returned home to the Comox Valley today and with the help of Ambassador Transportation and a whole bunch of friends and family, she received a welcome that won’t soon be forgotten! Many thanks to our good friend Jeff Lucas for most of the images.... read more

Now there’s a choice of taxi services in Valley

Image submitted / Comox Valley Echo There’s a new phone number for taxi services in the Comox Valley with the start of competition for customers. For very many years, there has been only one taxi operator in the Valley, but recently that changed following an earlier BC Passenger Transportation Board (PTB) ruling that “healthy competition” would benefit customers. The PTB has granted a licence to local private-hire shuttle operator Ambassador Transportation Corporation to expand beyond its existing pre-booked services. Ambassador is now able to pick up people who hail or flag from the street, respond to immediate calls for service, and charge metered rates for journeys, while still offering pre-arranged journeys, tours and limo services at posted rates. Business owner Kevin East has put extra vehicles on the road that are freshly painted in his new black-and-yellow taxi livery and which promote the new phone number: 250-941-TAXI (8294). “Our two licensed taxis are actually seven-seat vans, one of them fully accessible for wheelchair users and scooters thanks to flip seats and a tail lift,” says East. “Whether it’s a taxi for one person or seven, we’re ready to respond - and with 14 licensed drivers we can offer round-the-clock service seven days a week.” The two super-cabs are both metered using rates fixed by the PTB. “Obviously traffic conditions impact the time taken for any journey, which is recorded by the meter,” says East. “But typically a Courtenay-Comox Valley Airport run is costing about $25.” With Ambassadors unique “hybrid” license they are able to utilize their shuttle vehicles and offer guests going to further points such as Port Alberni, Campbell River or... read more

“Ambassador transports you in safety and style.”

Kevin East


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