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SkyTrain

1050 Pender St W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 3S7, Canada
+1 604-739-4783
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We used the SkyTrain to get from the airport into the city centre. If you intend using the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Margaret D
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Used the sky train to get back and forth to the mall! It was great! Very fast service, not... read more

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

We used the SkyTrain to get from the airport into the city centre. If you intend using the SkyTrain, the Sea Bus, the West Coast trains or the buses frequently/regularly whilst on holiday in Vancouver, I'd recommend getting a Stored Value Compass Ticket. You simply...More

Thank Margaret D
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Used the sky train to get back and forth to the mall! It was great! Very fast service, not confusing!

Thank IsabellaSusan
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We got tickets at the China town station. The young lass who helped us was wonderful. She gave me maps so I could get to the places I wanted to visit, and they proved so helpful. I think her name was Alana.

Thank Kath107
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Reviewed 2 days ago

i really enjoyed riding on the skytrain , i went from city to the shopping centre on outskirts of city, was a really fast efficient way to get around and quite scenic.

Thank melcraven8102
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a nice system for getting around everywhere. Relatively fast and convenient. But some hiccups in the ticketing can cause a headache.

Thank nominalfinance
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I took a cab from the airport to my downtown hotel. With tip, the cost was $40. During my stay in Vancouver, one of my colleagues who lives in Vancouver, strongly suggested I take the train from downtown to the airport. Being a Sr, and...More

Thank Jeff G
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Travelled mostly on a day pass on the different lines to various places and found the system very efficient and fast. Good view seen when the SkyTrain was above ground. Seats were clean and temperature control was good . Fairly reasonable prices for adults and...More

1  Thank Doolie77
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Skytrain is convenient, efficient and clean. Unfortunately one does encounter a lot of homeless people (which is quite common in downtown Vancouver) but more so on the sky train. I was stopped several times asking for money. But the sky train is convenient however...More

1  Thank Gailani I
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Reviewed 1 week ago

So easy to use to get from the Amtrak station to Downtown and from Downtown to the Airport...and cheap too

Thank mollydoggy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to Vancouver for the Rod Stewart Concert, and decided this trip to take the bus to the Casino and hop on the sky train. We were pleasantly surprised at how easy it was! Next time we'll just pay the right amount instead of...More

Thank Laura J
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shadley55
April 15, 2018|
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Response from araescu | Reviewed this property |
Stadium- Chinatown Station by EXPO LINE - -Skytrain. to plan your trip. Enjoy this interesting area of Vancouver!
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aliceschill
April 1, 2018|
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About 30 min from YVR to Waterfront station. Honestly, it does not make sense really to take a cab.
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nativechicoan
March 26, 2018|
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Response from VJ R | Reviewed this property |
Skytrain's Canada Line goes to the airport, it's fast, easy and convenient. For answers to your other questions, check out the Translink website or call customer service. Translink is the service that includes Skytrain... More
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