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There are 6 ways to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Capilano University by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Subway, line 210 bus  •  1h 24m

  1. Take the subway from YVR-Airport Station @ Platform 1 to Waterfront Station @ Canada Line Canada Line
  2. Take the line 210 bus from Eastbound W Pender St @ Seymour St to Northbound Mountain Hwy @ Hunter St 209 / ...

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Bus, line 210 bus  •  1h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver Airport to Vancouver, BC - Burrard Skytrain Vancouver
  2. Take the line 210 bus from Burrard Station @ Bay 2 to Phibbs Exchange @ Bay 9 210 / ...

Subway, line 240 bus  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the subway from YVR-Airport Station @ Platform 1 to Vancouver City Centre Station @ Platform 1 Canada Line
  2. Take the line 240 bus from Westbound W Georgia St @ Granville St to Eastbound E 15 St @ Grand Blvd East 240

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Capilano University 24.6 km

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Capilano University 24.6 km

Towncar  •  29 min

  1. Take a town car from Vancouver Airport to Capilano University 24.6 km

Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Capilano University by subway, bus and walk

The journey time between Vancouver Airport (YVR) and Capilano University is around 1h 38m and covers a distance of around 31 km. This includes an average layover time of around 23 min. Operated by TransLink CA, the Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Capilano University service departs from YVR-Airport Station @ Platform 1 and arrives in Capilano University. Typically 333 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

333 Weekly Services
1h 38m Average Duration
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Vancouver Airport (YVR) → Capilano University
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The cheapest way to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Capilano University is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Capilano University is to taxi which costs $55 - $70 and takes 29 min.

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The distance between Vancouver Airport (YVR) and Capilano University is 18 km. The road distance is 24.6 km.

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The best way to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Capilano University without a car is to subway and line 210 bus which takes 1h 24m and costs $6 - $9.

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It takes approximately 1h 24m to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Capilano University, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Capilano University is 25 km. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Capilano University.

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Map of how to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Capilano University.
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  • Distance: 18.2 km
  • Duration: 1h 24m

What companies run services between Vancouver Airport (YVR), Canada and Capilano University, BC, Canada?

You can take a bus from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Capilano University via Templeton Station @ Platform 1, Vancouver Airport, Vancouver, BC - Burrard Skytrain, Burrard Station @ Bay 2, Phibbs Exchange @ Bay 3, and Westbound Purcell Way @ Skeena Rd in around 1h 37m.

Train operators
TransLink CA
Phone
+1 604-953-3333
Website
translink.ca
Subway from YVR-Airport Station @ Platform 1 to Waterfront Station @ Canada Line
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
TransLink CA
Subway from YVR-Airport Station @ Platform 1 to Vancouver City Centre Station @ Platform 1
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
TransLink CA
Bus operators
TransLink CA
Phone
+1 604-953-3333
Website
translink.ca
Bus from Eastbound W Pender St @ Seymour St to Northbound Mountain Hwy @ Hunter St
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
TransLink CA
Bus from Burrard Station @ Bay 2 to Phibbs Exchange @ Bay 9
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
TransLink CA
Bus from Westbound W Georgia St @ Granville St to Eastbound E 15 St @ Grand Blvd East
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
TransLink CA
WHISTLER SNOWBUS
Phone
+1.833.SNOWBUS (766.9287)
Email
ride@whistlersnowbus.com
Website
snowbus.com
Bus from Vancouver Airport to Vancouver, BC - Burrard Skytrain
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
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Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers
Towncar from Vancouver Airport to Capilano University
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Taxi from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Capilano University
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Richmond Taxi
Phone
+1 604 272 1111
Website
richmondtaxi.ca
Kimber Cabs
Phone
+1 604 238 8888
Website
kimbercabs.com
Garden City Cabs
Phone
+1 604 233 1111
Website
gardencitycabsrichmond.com
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 604-681-1111
Website
yellowcabonline.com
Vancouver Taxi
Phone
+1 604-871-1111
Website
vancouvertaxi.cab
North Shore Taxi
Phone
+1 604 987 7171
Website
northshoretaxi.com
Maclures Cabs
Phone
+1 604 831 1111
Website
maclurescabs.ca
Black Top & Checker Cabs
Phone
+1 604 731 1111
Website
btccabs.ca

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