Travelling to Whistler, British Columbia

With British Columbia officially in Phase 3 of the province’s Restart Plan, Whistler is excited to welcome visitors back to our community. Find all you need to know to plan your getaway with COVID-19 Information and Resources for Travellers, including the latest local, provincial and federal updates related to tourism and travel.

If you have any symptoms associated with COVID-19 or have been in contact with a known case, we ask that you please postpone your visit. We also ask visitors to continue following the recommendations of health authorities to keep themselves and others safe while in Whistler, including physical distancing and frequent hand washing.

Know Before You Go with useful content from The Whistler Insider blog and see Whistler's Doors Open Directory for updates on what transportation businesses are open and how they have modified their operations in response to COVID-19.

So, how do I get to Whistler...

Whistler Air Helicopter

From Overseas / Cross-Country?

Fly into a major airport including Vancouver International (YVR), Seattle (SEA) or Bellingham (BLI) then transfer to Whistler.

Floatplane Whistler

From Vancouver?

Explore air and road options for getting to Whistler from downtown Vancouver and Vancouver International Airport:

Sea to Sky Highway Drive

In a Car?

Highway 99 is a scenic mountain highway. Prepare for the drive with directions, road conditions and seasonal safety tips:

Sea to Sky Highway

The Whistler Insider:
How to get to Whistler

Make your ride as smooth as possible with our Insider’s Guide to getting to Whistler – tips for savvy travellers included.

Whistler Village at dusk

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