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There are 5 ways to get from Richmond to Burnaby by subway, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Subway  •  45 min

  1. Take the subway from Lansdowne Station Platform 2 to Vancouver City Centre Station Platform 2 Canada Line
  2. Take the subway from Commercial-Broadway Station Platform 2 to Sperling-Burnaby Lake Station Platform 2 Millennium Line

$7 - $12

Cheapest option

Line 430 bus, line 144 bus  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 430 bus from Richmond-Brighouse Station @ Bay 1 to Metrotown Station @ Bay 1 430
  2. Take the line 144 bus from Metrotown Station @ Bay 6 to Northbound Duthie Ave @ Montecito Dr 144

$5

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Richmond to Burnaby 15.4 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Richmond to Burnaby 15.4 miles

$2 - $3

Walk  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Walk from Richmond to Burnaby 15.1 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Richmond to Burnaby is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Richmond to Burnaby is to taxi which costs $55 - $70 and takes 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Richmond station to Burnaby. However, there are services departing from Richmond-Brighouse Station @ Bay 1 and arriving at Northbound Duthie Ave @ Montecito Dr via Metrotown Station @ Bay 6. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

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The distance between Richmond and Burnaby is 17 km. The road distance is 24.7 km.

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The best way to get from Richmond to Burnaby without a car is to subway which takes 45 min and costs $8 - $16.

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It takes approximately 45 min to get from Richmond to Burnaby, including transfers.

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Richmond to Burnaby bus services, operated by TransLink CA, arrive at Richmond-Brighouse Station @ Bay 1.

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Richmond to Burnaby bus services, operated by TransLink CA, arrive at Northbound Duthie Ave @ Montecito Dr station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Richmond to Burnaby is 25 km. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Richmond to Burnaby.

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There are 617+ hotels available in Burnaby. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Richmond to Burnaby.
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  • Distance: 10.7 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

What companies run services between Richmond, BC, Canada and Burnaby, BC, Canada?

You can take a bus from Richmond to Burnaby via Metrotown Station @ Bay 1 and Metrotown Station @ Bay 6 in around 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
TransLink CA
Phone
+1 604-953-3333
Website
translink.ca
Subway from Lansdowne Station Platform 2 to Vancouver City Centre Station Platform 2
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
translink.ca
Subway from Commercial-Broadway Station Platform 2 to Sperling-Burnaby Lake Station Platform 2
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
translink.ca
Bus operators
TransLink CA
Phone
+1 604-953-3333
Website
translink.ca
Bus from Richmond-Brighouse Station @ Bay 1 to Metrotown Station @ Bay 1
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
translink.ca
Bus from Metrotown Station @ Bay 6 to Northbound Duthie Ave @ Montecito Dr
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
translink.ca
Other operators
Taxi from Richmond to Burnaby
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Vancouver-Taxi
Phone
+1 604-871-1111
Website
vancouvertaxi.cab
http://www.ptboard.bc.ca/
Website
ptboard.bc.ca
Vancouver Cab Company
Phone
+1 360-737-3333
Website
clarkcountycab.com
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 604-681-1111
Website
yellowcabonline.com

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