Vancouver Airport Informational Guide to Vancouver Airport (YVR) - NON OFFICIAL

Domestic Terminal Vancouver Airport (YVR)

Vancouver Airport Domestic Terminal is in charge of domestic flights along Canada. 

The Domestic Terminal was constructed in 1968 and has recently given a renovation by the Vancouver architect Kasian Kennedy. 

The Domestic Terminal is located in the Main Terminal building, sharing facilities with the International Terminal. 


Vancouver Airport Domestic Terminal has 4 levels: 

Level 1

Services Plaza. 

Level 2 

Arrivals area with baggage claim area. 

Level 3 

Departures area.

There are Concourses A, B and C.

C gates 29-52; A gates 1-12 and B gates 11-28. 

Aside of this, International gates can be accessible through airside area as they share same terminal facilities. 

Level 4 

It houses public observation area and train to the city. 

Inter-terminal transportation

There is no need to take any shuttle to move from the domestic and international areas, since they are located within the same terminal building.

If passengers wish to get to the South Terminal, there is a Courtesy Shuttle which connects the South Terminal and the Main Terminal.

Pick up and drop off locations:

- South Terminal: Outside the arrivals door, at the south end of the terminal.

- Domestic Terminal: Outside the Domestic Arrivals, level 2.

- International Terminal: Outside the International Arrivals, level 2, Bus bay 3.

Service Hours

Weekdays: International Terminal: 06:45 am - 08:05 pm. Domestic Terminal: 06:50 am - 20:10 pm

Saturday: International Terminal: 07:05 am - 07:05 pm. Domestic Terminal: 07:10 am - 07:10 pm

Sunday: International Terminal: 07:35 am - 07:45 pm. Domestic Terminal: 07:40 am - 07:50 pm


- Restaurants and cafés
- Shops
- Duty Free
- ATMs
- Currency Exchange
- Quiet Area
- Postal Services
- Chapel
- Porter Services

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Plaza Premium Lounge (Domestic Gate C29): Domestic Terminal. Services: Snacks, food, Wi-Fi, newspapers and magazines, among others. 

Passes start at 35$ per passenger. 

Plaza Premium Lounge (Domestic Gate B15): Domestic Terminal. Services: Snacks, showers, drinks, TV, premium food, among others. 

Passes start at 35$ per passenger. 

Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounge: Domestic Terminal. Service hours: from 5:00 am to 12:00 am. Services: Snacks, Wi-Fi, TV, newspapers and magazines, printers and copiers, telephone, among others. 

Purchase your pass to Vancouver Airport Lounges