Canada Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Canada activity »
  1. 1 브이브이카지노 k y a 7 7 . c o m
  2. 2 4u카지노 k y a 7 7 . c o m
  3. 3 월드카지노 k y a 7 7 . c o m
  4. 4 Trip Report pure slim 365 contains satiereal
  5. 5 need accommodation suggestions for Banff and Jasper
  6. 6 Banff conference- 2 days to sightsee
  7. 7 Nova Scotia and Quebec
  8. 8 7 Day Trip to PEI and Cape Breton Islands with Vegetarian Options
  9. 9 Best Jasper Campground
  10. 10 Freedom of speech in reviews
  11. 11 RV trip Calgary to Vancouver
  12. 12 Car Rental from Montreal to Boston
  13. 13 Victoria in December
  14. 14 Aug or Sep Trip to Cape Breton
  15. 15 Opportunity for business loan
  16. 16 BEWARE! - CAR RENTAL NIGHTMARE! London, Ontario
  17. 17 Road trip from Minneapolis to Ontario.. suggestions for 91yr old
  18. 18 Nova Scotia - October
  19. 19 Smoke at Banff and Jasper?
  20. 20 Low Altitude Mountain Destinations
  21. 21 Trip Report Across Canada by Train
  22. 22 Mont Tremblant attractions
  23. 23 Victoria to Vancouver (best travel options)
  24. 24 Nova Scotia
  25. 25 Halifax/PE in 6 nights
View next 25 » Back to the top

Another Vancouver airport ? - Need some opinions

Jump to last reply

More Vancouver airport related? REALLY need some opinions.

On the way back from our trip to Hawaii, we are stopping for a couple of days in Vancouver and I need some advice on the best way to get from and to the airport.
I know there are taxis, limos and the Skytrain available - I am just not sure what will be best for our circumstances.

Us - 3 middle-aged adults (one with M.S. but she moves pretty well - but can get VERY tired).
Arrival - approx 7AM on a Monday
Going from airport to Robson and Denman area.
Would a taxi be likely to be caught in bad rush hour traffic? I assume that we will probably be out of the airport by 8AM. The estimated taxi cost (metered) (as per the airport website is around $32 - is this too optimistic for that time of day?
The best limo price (flat rate) I have found is $55 before taxes and tip. Would it be better to go with that flat rate rather than chance the metered rate? Your opinions please?

Taking the Skytrain (8.75 each) and then a taxi from the Skytrain station is another possibility . Given that our friend has one giant suitcase (we have much smaller ones) - is this at all practical? It 's probably the cheapest (and maybe the fastest). If someone thinks it's a good idea - which Skytrain station should we get off at (given that we are going to Denman and Robson)?

Return to airport to get to Toronto:
Flight out at noon. Planning to arrive at airport by 10AM
How early should we leave the hotel - I am thinking that 9AM should give us enough time - if we take a taxi. If we decide to try taxi + Skytrain - how much time should I allocate?
Any idea what a taxi from the hotel (Denman and Robson) to the airport should cost?

Sorry to overthink this - but I always want everything to be reasonably planned out and smooth when we travel with our friend. Your advice and experiences would be very much appreciated.

6 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement