Transportation  
  Vancouver International Airport (YVR) is about a 30 minute drive from downtown Vancouver and a 35-40 minute drive from UBC
 
Taxi Service
  Taxi service from the Vancouver Airport is about a 30-40 minute drive and costs approximately $35-$40(cdn).
 
MacLure's Cabs      604 731-9211
Vancouver Taxi 604 255-5111
Yellow Cabs 604 681-1111
By car
Car Rentals at YVR - The airport is serviced by most of the major car rental companies.

Registered guests of the Gage residences have a limited number of parking spaces available at $5/day + GST.  Please advise the front desk at check-in.  For more detailed information visit the UBC visitor parking web page.
 

Driving directions from Vancouver International Airport
  From the airport, follow the signs to Vancouver. Take the Granville Street - City Centre exit. Turn left at West 70th Ave. Veer right onto SW Marine Drive. Follow SW Marine Drive for approximately 15 km (10 miles). From SW Marine Dr. turn right (East) onto West 16th Avenue. Follow West 16th Ave., turn left at the second traffic light at Wesbrook. Continue along Wesbrook past Gate 1. Turn left at Student Union Boulevard.

To view a Google map, click here, then click on the thumbtack symbol (if not already expanded) and click on "To here" and enter V7B1K3 for the Start Address.

 
Bus
  From the airport, take bus #424 to Airport Station, transfer to bus #98 B-Line, get off at Granville St. at Broadway, and transfer to either the #17 UBC or #99 UBC buses