Drive

Are you driving to campus? There are a range of parking locations and rates available for parking on campus.

  • If you’re bringing your car to BC from another province or country, or driving in Vancouver for the first time, check out these tips for drivers.
  • Find out about the latest road and weather conditions.
  • Learn about options available to you if you want to go car free.
  • You might consider car-sharing or car/vanpooling.

From the airport

There are several options for you to travel by car from Vancouver International Airport (YVR) to UBC and vice versa.

By taxi

If you want to take a taxi, there is 24-hour taxi service from the airport. Taxis leaving the airport for destinations around the region, including UBC, use a set price zone fare system.

By transit

The Canada Line is a rapid-transit system that runs from the airport to downtown Vancouver. The Canada Line does not go to UBC but to get to campus, get off at Broadway City Hall and take the 99 B-Line bus to the end of the line.

You can plan your public transit trip before you arrive at the airport.

Depending on the day of the week and time you are leaving the airport, the cost of public transit from the airport ranges from $7.75 to $9.00.

Car rentals

Car rental companies are located just steps from the terminal on the ground floor of the airport’s parkade.