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Arriving in Vancouver by Air

There are direct flights to Vancouver International Airport from many locations.  For those coming from Scotland, Air Transat and Canadian Affair offer direct flights from Glasgow to Vancouver.

Travel from Vancouver Airport to the Coast Plaza Hotel

By Taxi

Taxi stands are located on Level 2 of both the Domestic and International terminals. Information on taxis to and from the airport can be found HERE. 

Taxis to the Coast Hotel will cost approximately $30, but could be more in rush hour (7-9 am; 3-6 pm). Standard tipping is 10-15%. Travel time is around 30 minutes — again, longer in rush hour.

By Public Transit (Google Maps)

***PLEASE NOTE THAT IN ORDER TO TAKE PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION IN VANCOUVER, YOU WILL REQUIRE A COMPASS CARD. YOU CAN PURCHASE A COMPASS CARD AT THE SKYTRAIN STATION AT THE AIRPORT AS WELL AS MANY LOCATIONS IN VANCOUVER. SEE HERE FOR WHERE TO BUY COMPASS CARDS.

1. Walk to the Airport SkyTrain Station (Canada Line): 550 m or 7 minutes. Signage should direct you along the way.

2. Take the 980 SkyTrain: Canada Line to Waterfront

3. Disembark at the Yaletown Roundhouse Station and walk along Davie Street (in a northwest direction) 66 m (about 1 minute) to the westbound bus stop at Davie Street. You will pass Mainland Street along the way.

4. Take the C23 Bus. Disembark near Bidwell Street (the one after the Cardero Street stop).

5. Head southeast on Davie Street toward Bidwell Street. Turn left onto Bidwell, then turn left again onto Bidwell Street/Pendrell Street, then turn right to stay on Bidwell Street/Pendrell Street (about a 5 minute walk).

6. Turn left onto Comox Street. The hotel will be on your right:  1763 Comox Street, Vancouver BC

Vancouver Airport to Coast Plaza Hotel and Suites Via Transit

By Car (Google Maps)

  1. Head northwest on Grant McConachie Way E: 54 m
  2. Use the left 2 lanes to turn slightly left: 40 m
  3. Use the left 2 lanes to turn slightly left: 170 m
  4. Continue straight: 600 m
  5. Make a slight left onto Grant McConachie Way E : 400 m
  6. Continue straight to stay on Grant McConachie Way E: 1.7 km
  7. Continue straight to stay on Grant McConachie Way E: 1.3 km
  8. Continue onto Arthur Laing Bridge/Marine Dr SW 180 m
  9. Keep left at the fork, follow signs for Marine Drive E and merge onto SW Marine Dr: 1.7 km
  10. Use the left 2 lanes to turn left onto Cambie St: 6.3 km
  11. Keep left to stay on Cambie St: 900 m
  12. Continue onto Smithe St: 1.4 km
  13. Continue onto Haro St: 96 m
  14. Turn left onto Thurlow Street: 220 m
  15. Turn right onto Nelson St: 400 m
  16. At the roundabout, continue straight to stay on Nelson St: 550 m
  17. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Bidwell St: 130 m
  18. Turn right onto Comox St: the hotel will be on your right.

Vancouver Airport to Coast Plaza Hotel and Suites Via Car