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

Terminals Vancouver Airport (YVR)

Vancouver Airport has a total of three terminals.

The Main Terminal building is divided in two different areas: International Terminal and Domestic Terminal.

On the other hand, the South Terminal and the Seaplane Facility operate some flights too. 

Given their location at the south sector of the airport, they are located separated from the Main Terminal.

International Terminal

The International Terminal at Vancouver Airport handles all inbound and outbound international flights.

It is connected with Domestic Terminal as they share the same building. 

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Domestic Terminal

The Domestic Terminal at Vancouver Airport hosts domestic and regional flights within the country.

It is connected with International Terminal as they share the same building. 

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In Vancouver Airport there is also the South Terminal.

It serves regional airlines which fly mostly within British Columbia, in addition to chartered and helicopter flights.

The terminal also houses a floatplane terminal and the corporate headquarters and the main base of Harbour Air and Pacific Coastal Airlines.

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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