How to Reach Vancouver


Official Airline: Air Canada

Air Canada is pleased to offer you discounts of 10% (and up to 12% for business class) on all fares into Vancouver for the FSC International General Assembly. Simply go to and add the code: U8UDAPM1 in the promotional box and it will automatically calculate the discounts. Discounts also apply 7 days before & after your event dates. Enjoy your flight!

Vancouver Airport

Vancouver International Airport is located is 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 International Terminal has two boarding areas – Transborder and International. The transborder area (Gate E) services all U.S. bound flights and has U.S. customs onsite. The remainder of the international terminal (Gate D) has all other customs and immigration services.

How to reach the venue

The Vancouver International Airport is located only 16 kilometres from The Westin Bayshore Vancouver – where the FSC General Assembly 2017 will take place.

There are three different ways to reach the venue:

  1. Rent a car directly at the Vancouver International Airport;
  2. Take a taxi for $35-40. It will take approximately 30 minutes to reach the hotel;
  3. Use Canada Line, a rapid transit rail link connecting the airport to the Waterfront Line every 6 to 20 minutes. From there, you will need to take Bus Route 253 West – Caulfield and stop at West Georgia/Cardero St. It will take approximately 40 minutes and cost $16.75 to reach the venue from the airport.