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.

MAIN Terminal

Also known as Terminal M, the Main Terminal at Vancouver Airport handles both domestic and international flights. 

Once airside, the terminal is divided into Domestic and International areas. 

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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.

- Main Terminal: Outside the Domestic Arrivals, level 2 on Domestic Area. Outside the International Arrivals, level 2, Bus bay 3, in International Area. 

Service Hours

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

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

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