There are 4 ways to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to North Vancouver by subway, ferry, bus, taxi or car

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. Canada Line Skytrain
  2. Seabus

$4

Cheapest option

Subway, line 240 bus  •  1 h

  1. Canada Line Skytrain
  2. 240 / ...

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. 15.4 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  29 min

  1. 15.4 miles

$2 - $3

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 Stn Seabus Northbound, then take the ferry to Lonsdale Quay Seabus Northbound. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to North Vancouver via Vancouver City Centre Station and Wb W Georgia St Fs Granville St in around 1 h.

Train operators
TransLink CA
Phone
+1 604-953-3333
Website
translink.ca
Subway from Yvr-Airport Station to Waterfront Station Canada Line
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
infomaps.translink.ca
Subway from Yvr-Airport Station to Vancouver City Centre Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
infomaps.translink.ca
Bus operators
TransLink CA
Phone
+1 604-953-3333
Website
translink.ca
Bus from Wb W Georgia St Fs Granville St to Eb E 15 St Fs Lonsdale Ave
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
infomaps.translink.ca
Ferry operators
TransLink CA
Phone
+1 604-953-3333
Website
translink.ca
Ferry from Waterfront Stn Seabus Northbound to Lonsdale Quay Seabus Northbound
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
infomaps.translink.ca
Other operators
Taxi from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to North Vancouver
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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
Vancouver-Taxi
Phone
+1 604-871-1111
Website
vancouvertaxi.cab

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Vancouver Airport (YVR) and North Vancouver is 16 km. The road distance is 25 km.

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to North Vancouver is to subway and line 240 bus which costs $3 and takes 1 h.

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

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