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SkyTrain

1050 Pender St W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 3S7, Canada
+1 604-739-4783
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Super conveniet way to get to the airport

Vancouver is as a traffic clogged as any other major city so using the SkyTrain to get downtown... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Faience44
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Ottawa, Canada
SkyTrain, you can do better!

For a city this size I would expect a better and larger train system. The number of stations have... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
jmmcanada123
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Vancouver, Canada
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1050 Pender St W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 3S7, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Vancouver is as a traffic clogged as any other major city so using the SkyTrain to get downtown from the airport is an absolute no brainer. It's cheap, clean, safe and operates all day. Highly recommended.

Thank Faience44
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

For a city this size I would expect a better and larger train system. The number of stations have slowly increased but not much has changed/improved from when SkyTrain went into service for Expo 86... 1986!!! The size of the cars are not adequate for...More

Thank jmmcanada123
Reviewed 4 days ago

A great way to travel to / from YVR airport and downtown! I took the Canada Line from downtown, to the airport. Fast, affordable, and easy!

Thank DSpad
Reviewed 6 days ago

Speedy regular service that accesses the main tourist spots and integrates well with other transport networks. Ticketing system is easy to use too.

Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We used this everyday, so easy to use and can get to lots of places, that is right at the station or just a short walk. Buying tickets are easy, and don't have to wait too long. Fantastic public transport.

1  Thank chloegsr
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have the opportunity of friends locally to introduce us to this travel medium which we utilised many times during our visit to Vancouver and surrounds. It was easy to negotiate and had the opportunity of all stops as well as express trains once you...More

Thank rockdoc000
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took skytrain trip from King George stn to water front stn on New Year eve. The ride on Skytrain journey on New Year eve is free in vancouver. The scenery from train looks awesome. You will find multinational people in the journey. What a...More

Thank anoopkaura
Reviewed 1 week ago

No hassles with parking downtown, and you can have that extra drink without any worries. It's a pretty good system - the only big negative which I"ve heard from many people is that it doesn't go to S. Surrey White Rock areas. Lots of US...More

Thank Charlene M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took the skytrain to Rogers arena from outside the city, and it was easy and inexpensive for a large group.

Thank GuinnessGus
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The sky train system is really well organized, and the experience is awesone. Kids really enjoyed the view & ride. Good if you need to go places but don't have a car

Thank niIbert
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Lynne Y
19 January 2018|
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Response from Raymond H | Reviewed this property |
No you can by single trip tickets at the stations. Ticket machime in airport and station by gas town in Vancouver used with no problems. did not purchase a compass card. hope this helps. Ps gas town is a dump and just a... More
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fsgeates
18 January 2018|
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Response from chloegsr | Reviewed this property |
Get the Rome 2 Rio App. Its fantastic! We use it all the time while travelling. Gives you a number of options on how to get from A to B.
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kattoe
3 November 2017|
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Response from Aikenakura | Reviewed this property |
The Sky Train works until 12 am
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