Air & Ground Transportation


Vancouver makes things easy with its reliable, clean, green and efficient public transportation network; its variety of coach companies providing group travel options; an its world-class network of ferries designed to move people and cars throughout the surrounding region with comfort and ease.

Getting to Vancouver by Air Transportation

Vancouver International Airport (YVR)

  • Voted best airport in North America for the third year in a row
  • Provides access to over 98 destinations
  • Premier gateway to the Asia-Pacific region
  • 25 minutes south of downtown Vancouver (9.3 miles / 15 km)
  • Transfer service to downtown via Canada Line light rapid system ($9.10 CND)
  • 43 airlines servicing the destination
  • Download Destination Map and Flying Times to Vancouver

More Information please see Vancouver International Airport Website

Getting to Vancouver by Car & Train

  • Three hour drive from Seattle across Canada/U.S. border
  • VIA Rail, Amtrak and Rocky Mountaineer all offer rail service to and from Vancouver

Getting to Vancouver by Public Transit & Coach

  • TransLink operates over 100 public buses, the Canada Line and the SeaBus
  • Fares range from $2.85 to $5.60 CND
  • Canada Line station are wheelchair accessible
  • Scenic SeaBus connects North Vancouver to Vancouver in 12 minutes
  • Vancouver has many affordable and efficient coach companies for various group sizes