Cheap Vacations From Vancouver

The Vancouver International Airport is located in Richmond, British Columbia mere minutes from downtown Vancouver. Considered a hub for Air Canada, Air Canada Express and Air Transat and a focus city for WestJet, this domestic and international airport services the world in an efficient and safe way on a daily basis. The airport has three terminals, is considered one of the busiest airports in Canada and showcases its uniqueness through the architecture and artwork displayed throughout. In each terminal there are plethora of restaurants, shops and air services that will keep you busy during your layover across the world. With easy access to ground transportation and in close proximity to downtown Vancouver, the airport really can’t get any better. The Vancouver airport is a gateway to the world.
When you step off the plane and jet off to explore Vancouver you’ll come to realize why people vacation here and then end up staying. Deemed as a “Spectacle by Nature”, Vancouver is known for its vast lands, its sandy shores, and outdoor adventures like never before. Venture off to The Vancouver Aquarium where you’ll see over 70,000 creatures of the Arctic to the Amazon, enjoy a cruise through the waterways of Vancouver, check out Granville Island’s charming market, stroll through Dr. Sun Yat-Sen’s Chinese Garden, explore the artistic side of Vancouver at the highly acclaimed Vancouver Art Gallery or check out the city from up above at The Vancouver Lookout. Whichever way you look at it, your trip to Vancouver will be filled with climbing up to the sky on the famous Capilano Suspension Bridge or will have you strolling through Stanley Park.

Address:

3211 Grant McConachie Way
Richmond, British Columbia
V7B 1Y7

Directions:

From Downtown Vancouver:
(Route is approximately 20 minutes)
Head south on Yukon St toward W 12th Ave
Take the 1st right onto W 12th Ave
Take the 1st left onto Cabie St
Turn right onto SW Marine Dr (signs for Tsawwassen/BC-99 S/Seattle)
Slight left to stay on SW Marine Dr
Take the ramp on the left to Airport
Merge onto Grant McConachie Way W
Destination will be on your right

From North Vancouver:
(Route is approximately 40 minutes)
Head west toward St Georges Ave
Turn right onto St Georges Ave
Take the 1st left onto E 13 St
Continue straight onto W Keith Rd
Continue onto Marine Dr
Take the BC-1A E/BC-99 S ramp to Vancouver/Bridge
Merge onto Lions Gate Bridge Rd/BC-1A S/BC-99 S
Continue to follow BC-1A S/BC-99 S
Turn right onto Howe St/BC-99 S (signs for British Columbia 99/Tsawwassen/Seatle/Airport/BC Ferries)
Continue to follow BC-99 S
Continue onto Granville St
Slight left to stay on SW Marine Dr
Take the ramp on the left to Airport
Merge onto Grant McConachie Way W
Destination will be on your right

From Victoria, BC:
(Route is approximately 3 hours)
Head west on Pandora Ave toward Government St
Take the 1st right onto Governmet St
Turn right onto Bay St
Keep left at fork
Turn left onto Blanshard St/Patricia Bay Hwy/BC-17 N
Continue to follow Patricia Bay Hwy/BC-17 N
Patricia Bay Hwy/BC-17 N turns slightly right and becomes Ferry Ramp
Take the Swartz Bay, BC – Pender Island, BC ferry to Pender Island
Take the Pender Island, BC – Mayne Island, BC ferry to Mayne
Take the Mayne Island, BC – Galiano Island, BC ferry
Take the Galiano Island, BC – Tsawwassen, BC ferry to Tsawwassen
Continue straight onto Ferry Ramp/BC-17 N
Turn right to stay on Ferry Ramp/BC-17 N
Continue to follow BC-17 N
Slight right to stay on BC-17 N
Merge onto BC-99 N via the ramp to Richmond/Vancouver
Take exit 41B for Marine Dr W
Merge onto SW Marine Dr
Take the ramp on the left to Airport
Merge onto Grant McConachie Way W
Destination will be on your right

Useful Links:

Vancouver Airport: http://www.yvr.ca/en/default.aspx
Air Services: http://www.yvr.ca/en/flight-information.aspx

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