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There are 5 ways to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to North Vancouver by subway, ferry, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Subway, ferry  •  47 min

  1. Take the subway from YVR-Airport Station Platform 2 to Waterfront Station Canada Line Canada Line
  2. Take the ferry from Waterfront Station Northbound to Lonsdale Quay Northbound SeaBus

$7 - $8

Cheapest option

Subway, line 240 bus  •  59 min

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

$6 - $7

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to North Vancouver 15.4 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to North Vancouver 15.4 miles

$2 - $3

Towncar  •  29 min

  1. Take a town car from Vancouver Airport to North Vancouver 15.4 miles

$35 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to North Vancouver is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 29 min.

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

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The distance between Vancouver Airport (YVR) and North Vancouver is 16 km. The road distance is 24.7 km.

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The best way to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to North Vancouver without a car is to subway and ferry which takes 47 min and costs $8 - $11.

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It takes approximately 47 min to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to North Vancouver, including transfers.

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

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There are 612+ hotels available in North Vancouver. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to North Vancouver.
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  • Distance: 9.9 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

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

There is no direct connection from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to North Vancouver. However, you can take the subway to Waterfront Station Canada Line, take the walk to Waterfront Station Northbound, then take the ferry to Lonsdale Quay Northbound. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to North Vancouver via Vancouver City Centre Station Platform 2 and Westbound W Georgia St @ Granville St in around 59 min.

Train operators
TransLink CA
Phone
+1 604-953-3333
Website
translink.ca
Subway from YVR-Airport Station Platform 2 to Waterfront Station Canada Line
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
translink.ca
Subway from YVR-Airport Station Platform 2 to Vancouver City Centre Station Platform 2
Ave. Duration
24 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 Westbound W Georgia St @ Granville St to Eastbound E 15th St @ Lonsdale Ave
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
translink.ca
Ferry operators
TransLink CA
Phone
+1 604-953-3333
Website
translink.ca
Ferry from Waterfront Station Northbound to Lonsdale Quay Northbound
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
translink.ca
Other operators
Taxi from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to North Vancouver
Ave. Duration
29 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
Jayride
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Vancouver Airport to North Vancouver
Estimated price
$35 - $140

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