Vancouver International Airport, (IATA: YVR), is located immediately south of the city of Vancouver. It is the second busiest airport in Canada and serves as the hub airport for Western Canada with frequent flights to other points in British Columbia, major cities across Canada and the U.S., Asia and several to Europe. The majority of Canadian flights are with Star Alliance member Air Canada and WestJet. U.S. destinations are served by United Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Airlines, Alaska Airways, Air Canada, Cathay Pacific (JFK) and WestJet. International flights are serviced by Air Canada, WestJet, Aeromexico, Air France, British Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Icelandair, Cathay Pacific, Air China, EVA Air, All Nippon Airways, Japan Airlines, Korean Air, Philippine Airlines, and Air New Zealand to name a few.
There are a number of ways to get into town from the airport. Prices and directions below are for getting into downtown Vancouver.
SkyTrain - The Canada Line provides the only direct rapid transit public service downtown, in 25 minutes.
Taxi - Taxis line up just outside the baggage claim areas. A taxi ride into town will take under half an hour. All taxis that serve the airport are required to accept credit cards.
Limousines - Limojet Gold offers comfortable sedan and limousine options for getting into town.