Getting to Vancouver

Vancouver International Airport (YVR) is serviced by domestic and international airlines.

Getting to UBC from the airport

The University of British Columbia (UBC) is located 20 minutes from downtown Vancouver and approximately 30 minutes from Vancouver International Airport (YVR).

There are several options for you to easily get from Vancouver International Airport to UBC and vice versa. Get information here and here.

Map of Vancouver

Visa requirements

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Getting to and from Downtown Vancouver

Downtown Vancouver can be reached from UBC by public bus transportation (Translink): Web Trip PlannerFares.

Getting around UBC campus

There is a one way UBC Campus Shuttle which provides transfers along the perimeter of the campus. To get a map of the UBC Campus with shuttle routes, click here.

Click here for detailed information on campus locations and a campus map.