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

Transportation Vancouver Airport (YVR)

Vancouver Airport counts with the following means of transportation to transfer to and from Vancouver city centre.

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Best option to move around is the Skytrain(Canada Line) or by taking a taxi or transfer. 


YVR Skylynx operates coaches every day from Vancouver Airport to Whistler and Victoria. 

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Get within 15 up to 20 minutes to downtown Vancouver by taxi.

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The SkyTrain Canada Line connects Vancouver Airport with downtown in less than 30 minutes.

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If you want private transportation to and from Vancouver Airport, the best option is to book a transfer. 

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car rental

Rent a car in Vancouver Airport! There are lots of different vehicles to rent. Check the options here


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. Outside the International Arrivals, level 2, Bus bay 3.

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