Whistler Charter Float Plane

Floatplane Charters - Flying to Whistler

There is no faster or more scenic way to travel between Vancouver and Whistler than by air. Shave hours off your travel time by taking the 30-minute flight from downtown Vancouver. Soar above the Pacific waters of Howe Sound and over the jagged peaks and massive glaciers of Garibaldi Park. Upon landing in Whistler, you will receive complimentary shuttle service to your Whistler Village hotel.

Whistler Air provides charter service throughout all of South Western B.C. Contact us today and we can help plan your trip.

Between Whistler and Vancouver International Airport*

Aircraft CAD Maximum Capacity Flight Time
Beaver $1217 6 passengers 35 minutes
Single Otter $1944 12 passengers 35 minutes

Between Whistler and Vancouver Harbour*

Aircraft CAD Maximum Capacity Flight Time
Beaver $1149** 6 passengers 35 minutes
Single Otter $1836** 12 passengers 35 minutes

Scheduled Flights

*Vancouver International Airport: Flying Beaver Dock at the South Terminal on the Fraser River (a 5-minute taxi ride from the Main Terminal). Downtown Vancouver: Harbour Air Floatplane Dock located west of Canada Place. Rates subject to change without notice.

**Please note a VHFC Terminal Fee of $9.50 + GST per person is applicable for any flight departing/arriving at the Vancouver Harbour Base.

Reservation Policy:

  • Reservations are appreciated.
  • All flights are subject to weather conditions.
  • Cancellations due to weather are fully refundable.
  • Your request must be sent at least 48 hours before your arrival date.
  • No deposit is required for booking a group charter, however the full non-refundable payment is due 24 hours prior to departure. All changes must be made 24 hours prior to departure.

Rate Information:

  • Price listed is for the one-way flight per aircraft, not per person.
  • Includes a carbon offset charge.
  • Rates are subject to 5% GST.
  • All fares are subject to change without notice.
  • Complimentary shuttle service from the floatplane base on Green Lake located two miles north of the village beside the clubhouse at the Nicklaus North Golf Course.
  • complimentary shuttle service is available in downtown Vancouver and at the Richmond base (YVR Airport)

Travel Notes and Restrictions

  • Luggage restrictions may apply.
  • Credit card required at time of booking.
  • All flights subject to weather conditions.

Flight Details

  • Enjoy a beautiful 30-minute flight over the Lion's Gate Bridge, past West Vancouver, and Garibaldi Park to Whistler.
  • If you're vacationing in Whistler, consider flying down to spend a day in Vancouver.

Check for available flights today by calling 1.800.WHISTLER (1.800.944.7853).

*Rates do not include transportation to/from floatplane base in downtown Vancouver. Prices are exclusive of taxes, fees, and surcharges. Prices are subject to availability and may change without notice. Other restrictions may apply.