There are 2 ways to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Gibsons by subway, bus, car ferry or plane

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Subway, line 257 bus, car ferry  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the subway from YVR-Airport Station Platform 2 to Vancouver City Centre Station Platform 2
  2. Take the line 257 bus from Westbound W Georgia St @ Granville St to Bus Stop @ Horseshoe Bay Ferry Terminal 257
  3. Take the car ferry from Horseshoe Bay, BC to Langdale, BC

$16 - $59

1 alternative option

Fly, line 90 bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the plane from South Vancouver to Sechelt, BC
  2. Take the line 90 bus from Eastbound Cowrie at Trail to Eastbound Gibsons at North

$99

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Gibsons is to subway and line 257 bus and car ferry which costs $21 - $80 and takes 3 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Gibsons is to fly and line 90 bus which costs $129 and takes 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between Vancouver Airport (YVR) and Gibsons is 33 km.

The best way to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Gibsons without a car is to subway and line 257 bus and car ferry which takes 3 h 31 min and costs $21 - $80.

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It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Gibsons, including transfers.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Gibsons. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Gibsons.
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  • Distance: 20.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 31 min

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

There is no direct connection from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Gibsons. However, you can take the subway to Vancouver City Centre Station Platform 2, take the walk to Westbound W Georgia St @ Granville St, take the line 257 bus to Bus Stop @ Horseshoe Bay Ferry Terminal, take the walk to Horseshoe Bay, BC, take the car ferry to Langdale, BC, take the walk to Westbound Langdale Ferry Terminal at Sunshine Coast, then take the line 1 bus to Southbound Marine at Jacks. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Gibsons via Sechelt, BC, Southbound Wharf at Osprey, and Eastbound Cowrie at Trail in around 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
TransLink CA
Phone
+1 604-953-3333
Website
translink.ca
Subway from YVR-Airport Station Platform 2 to Vancouver City Centre Station Platform 2
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
translink.ca
Bus operators
TransLink CA
Phone
+1 604-953-3333
Website
translink.ca
Bus from Westbound W Georgia St @ Granville St to Bus Stop @ Horseshoe Bay Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
translink.ca
BC Transit - Sunshine Coast Transit System
Website
bctransit.com
Bus from Eastbound Cowrie at Trail to Eastbound Gibsons at North
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
bctransit.com
Ferry operators
BC Ferries
Phone
+1 250-386-343
Website
bcferries.com
Car ferry from Horseshoe Bay, BC to Langdale, BC
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $55
Schedules at
bcferries.com
Passenger
$13
Standard Vehicle
$55
Motorcycle
$34
Other operators
Harbour Air
Phone
1.800.665.0212
Website
harbourair.com
Plane from South Vancouver to Sechelt, BC
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
harbourair.com
Book at
harbourair.com

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