Flights To Vancouver
Whether you're keen to explore the cool craft-beer scene, the vibrant Gastown precinct, make the most of the nearby ski-friendly mountains or unearth your own Vancouver experience, this Canadian waterfront city does not disappoint.
What to know before you fly to Vancouver?
If you’re about to book those flights to Vancouver, here are a few things to keep in mind. The weather is decidedly chillier than in Australia, with high summer temperatures reaching around 21 degrees Celsius and winter maximums as low as 5 degrees.
The official language is English, and the Canadian dollar is similar to the Australian dollar in that it often sits a little below the US dollar. Vancouver has some of the best Asian cuisine in North America and yes, tipping is part of the culture for service industry roles, just like in the United States.
Airports in Vancouver
Sea Island, around 17km south of downtown Vancouver is where you’ll find Vancouver International Airport (YVR). For arriving passengers, the Canada Line is Vancouver’s rapid transit rail service, which can take you to downtown Vancouver in under 30 minutes. Canada Line is accessible via both the international and domestic terminals.