Whistler by Shuttle Bus

Service between Vancouver International Airport, Downtown Vancouver & Whistler

Pacific Coach Lines and Epic Rides offer daily, frequent shuttle transportation from Vancouver to Whistler. Comfortable coach rides provide spectacular city, ocean and mountain views as well as free WiFi so you can stay in touch on the go. Door-to-door services to your Whistler hotel as well as a meet and greet service from the airport are also available through Whistler Shuttle.

Gateway Loop Improvement Project
From October 13 - December, 2017

During fall/winter 2017 major improvements are being made to The Gateway Loop, the main transportation hub for Whistler’s taxis and private bus services located on Village Gate Boulevard. For Pacific Coach Lines and Epic Rides, the bus pickup and drop off zone is being relocated to Day Lot 3 near the Audain Art Museum (approximately 5 -10 minutes walk from the Gateway Loop site. For Whistler Shuttle, the drop off location is being relocated to the pull-out beside the Delta Hotel and Suites on Main Street.
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Pacific Coach Lines: Scheduled Shuttle Service

Pacific Coach Lines (PCL) offers a scheduled shuttle service available between Vancouver International Airport, Downtown Vancouver and Whistler. See below for the Pacific Coach Lines schedule and shuttle information.


Now - December 14, 2017

NORTHBOUND SERVICE - to Whistler

Departs Vancouver Airport Departs Downtown Vancouver Arrives Whistler Village
10:00 AM 10:40 AM 1:00 PM
1:00 PM 1:40 PM 4:00 PM
4:30 PM 5:10 PM 7:30 PM
8:00 PM 8:40 PM 11:00 PM

SOUTHBOUND SERVICE - Whistler to Airport

Departs Whistler Village Departs Downtown Vancouver Arrives Vancouver Airport
6:00 AM 8:20 AM 9:00 AM
9:00 AM 11:20 AM 12:00 PM
12:30 PM 2:50 PM 3:30 PM
4:00 PM 6:20 PM 7:00 PM

December 15, 2017 - April 5, 2018

NORTHBOUND SERVICE - to Whistler

Departs Vancouver Airport Departs Downtown Vancouver Arrives Whistler Village
NA 6:00 AM 8:30 AM
10:30 AM 11:10 AM 1:30 PM
12:30 PM 1:30 PM 3:30 PM
2:00 PM 2:40 PM 5:00 PM
3:00 PM 3:40 PM 6:00 PM
4:00 PM 6:10 PM 7:00 PM
6:00 PM 6:40 PM 9:00 PM
8:00 PM 8:40 PM 11:00 PM

SOUTHBOUND SERVICE - Whistler to Airport

Departs Whistler Village Departs Downtown Vancouver Arrives Vancouver Airport
6:00 AM 8:20 AM 9:00 AM
8:00 AM 10:20 AM 11:00 AM
9:00 AM 11:20 AM 12:00 PM
10:00 AM 12:20 PM 1:00 PM
11:00 AM 1:20 PM 2:00 PM
1:00 PM 2:00 PM 4:00 PM
3:00 PM 5:20 PM 6:00 PM
5:00 PM 7:20 PM 8:00 PM
6:30 PM 8:50 PM 9:30 PM

Step 1. View the Schedule

View the schedule and identify your desired departure time*.


Step 2. Book Online or By Phone

Online: Use the search function on this page to book your tickets. For round trip products, please select the departure date first. You will then be prompted at check-out to select your return time and date. Please note that online reservations are not available within 24 hours of travel time - call to confirm your reservation by phone.

By Phone: Call 1.800.944.7853 to inquire about same day reservations, specific options including pick-up locations and convenient door to door shuttle service to your accommodation.

Now - December 14, 2017

Route Adult Child*
Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Whistler $64 $32
Whistler to Vancouver Airport (YVR) $64 $32
Vancouver Airport (YVR) to/from Whistler (Return) $118 $59
Downtown Vancouver to Whistler $55 $27.50
Whistler to Downtown Vancouver $55 $27.50
Downtown Vancouver to/from Whistler (Return) $133 $67
Add $15 per person for key pick-up and check-in assistance.    

December 15, 2017 - April 5, 2018

Route Adult Child*
Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Whistler $69 $34.50
Whistler to Vancouver Airport (YVR) $69 $34.50
Vancouver Airport (YVR) to/from Whistler (Return) $128 $64
Downtown Vancouver to Whistler $55 $27.50
Whistler to Downtown Vancouver $55 $27.50
Downtown Vancouver to/from Whistler (Return) $100 $50
Add $15 per person for key pick-up and check-in assistance.    

Pickup Locations

VYR (Vancouver International Airport) Pick-up Location (Northbound): Whistler Bus Bay #10. Please check-in at the Pacific Coach Lines tickets counter which is located in the International Arrivals Terminal, Arrivals Level, prior to boarding. Departure location is located directly outside the terminal, close to the ticket counter.

Downtown Vancouver Pick-Up Locations (Northbound): Burrard Skytrain Station (Burrard St. and Melville St., near Hyatt Hotel) & Fairmont Hotel Vancouver (Burrard Street entrance). Please be ready 10 minutes prior to your confirmed departure time.

Vancouver Drop Off Locations (Southbound): Century Plaza Hotel (across from Wall Centre Sheraton Hotel) & Burrard Skytrain Station (Melville & Burrard, beside Hyatt)

YVR(Vancouver International Airport) Drop-off point (Southbound): Whistler Bus Bay #10 (outside International Arrivals Terminal, Arrivals Level.

Door to Door Service

Door to Door service is included and provides transportation to most hotels and condos located in the Village (Whistler Village, Upper Village, Village North and Creekside). Due to the landscape at Whistler Village, at some locations PCL are able to provide transportation service to a property closest to your hotel/condo only. If your hotel/condo is not listed, please call 1.800.944.7853 for more information.

Key Service

Due to the additional requirement to provide Key pick-up, check-in assistance and additional transportation, a Key Service fee of $15.00 per person will be levied (plus 5% GST). This fee is a one time fee (inbound only) and does include your return pick-up at your hotel/condo. Guests must make their checkout arrangments directly with the property management company prior to departure. This fare is not available to book online. Please call 1.800.944.7853 for further information.

Baggage Policy

Limit to 2 pieces of luggage, not to exceed 22.5 kg (50lbs.) per piece and one carry on (6.8 kg / 15lbs and under). Overweight items will be subject to an additional fee per piece of $15.00 (includes tax) and space availability.

Bike Ski, Snowboard & Golf Club Policy

These items will be accepted for transport on a space available basis and must be properly contained (box or bag). Bikes in regular boxes will be charged an additional $40 (+ tax) and in Oversized boxes an additional $50 (+ tax).

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Epic Rides: Scheduled Shuttle Service

Epic Rides offers a scheduled shuttle service available between Downtown Vancouver and Whistler. See below for the Epic Ride schedule and shuttle information.


Summer 2017 Schedule: September 5, 2017 - October 9, 2017

NORTHBOUND SERVICE - to Whistler

Departs Downtown Vancouver (Burrard Station) Arrives Whistler Village
8:00 AM 10:00 AM
10:00 AM 12:00 PM
1:00 PM 3:00 PM
4:30 PM 6:30 PM

SOUTHBOUND SERVICE - Whistler to Vancouver Downtown

Departs Whistler Village Arrives Downtown Vancouver (Burrard Station)
10:30 AM 12:30 PM
2:00 PM 4:00 PM
5:00 PM 7:00 PM
7:00 PM 9:00 PM

Summer 2017 Schedule: October 11, 2017 - November 16, 2017

NORTHBOUND SERVICE - to Whistler

Departs Downtown Vancouver (Burrard Station) Arrives Whistler Village (Gateway Loop)
8:00 AM 10:00 AM
10:00 AM (FRI - SUN only) 12:00 PM
1:00 PM 3:00 PM
4:30 PM (FRI - SUN only) 6:30 PM

SOUTHBOUND SERVICE - Whistler to Vancouver Downtown

Departs Whistler Village (Gateway Loop) Arrives Downtown Vancouver (Burrard Station)
10:30 AM 12:30 PM
2:00 PM (FRI - SUN only) 4:00 PM
5:00 PM 7:00 PM
7:00 PM (FRI - SUN only) 9:00 PM

Winter 2017/18 Schedule: November 17,2017 - April 22, 2018

NORTHBOUND SERVICE - to Whistler

Departs Downtown Vancouver (Burrard Station) Arrives Whistler Village
6:10 AM 8:00 AM
6:45 AM (DEC 15 - APRIL 1 Only) 8:30 AM
9:00 AM 11:00 AM
11:30 AM 1:30 PM
2:30 PM (DEC 15 - APRIL 1 Only) 4:30 PM
4:30 PM 6:30 PM
6:45 PM (FRI & SUN Only) 8:45 PM

SOUTHBOUND SERVICE - Whistler to Downtown

Departs Whistler Village (Gateway Loop) Arrives Downtown Vancouver (Burrard Station)
9:00 AM 11:00 AM
12:00 PM (DEC 15 - APRIL 1 Only) 2:00 PM
2:00 PM 4:00 PM
4:00 PM 6:00 PM
5:30 PM (DEC 15 - APRIL 1 Only) 7:30 PM
7:00 PM 9:00 PM
9:00 PM (Friday and Sunday only) 11:00 PM

Summer 2018 Schedule: April 24, 2018 - May 25, 2018

NORTHBOUND SERVICE - to Whistler

Departs Downtown Vancouver (Burrard Station) Arrives Whistler Village (Gateway Loop)
8:00 AM 10:00 AM
10:00 AM (FRI - SUN Only) 12:00 PM
1:00 PM 3:00 PM
4:30 PM (FRI - SUN Only) 6:30 PM

SOUTHBOUND SERVICE - Whistler to Downtown

Departs Whistler Village (Gateway Loop) Arrives Downtown Vancouver (Burrard Station)
10:30 AM 12:30 PM
2:00 PM (FRI - SUN Only) 4:00 PM
5:00 PM 7:00 PM
7:00 PM (FRI - SUN Only) 9:00 PM

Summer 2018 Schedule: May 26, 2018 - June 28, 2018

NORTHBOUND SERVICE - to Whistler

Departs Downtown Vancouver (Burrard Station) Arrives Whistler Village (Gateway Loop)
8:00 AM 10:00 AM
10:00 AM 12:00 PM
1:00 PM 3:00 PM
4:30 PM 6:30 PM

SOUTHBOUND SERVICE - Whistler to Downtown

Departs Whistler Village (Gateway Loop) Arrives Downtown Vancouver (Burrard Station)
10:30 AM 12:30 PM
2:00 PM 4:00 PM
5:00 PM 7:00 PM
7:00 PM 9:00 PM

Summer 2018 Schedule: June 29, 2018 - September 3, 2018

NORTHBOUND SERVICE - to Whistler

Departs Downtown Vancouver (Burrard Station) Arrives Whistler Village (Gateway Loop)
8:00 AM 10:00 AM
9:00 AM 11:00 AM
10:00 AM 12:00 PM
1:00 PM 3:00 PM
3:00 PM 5:00 PM
5:30 PM 7:30 PM

SOUTHBOUND SERVICE - Whistler to Downtown

Departs Whistler Village (Gateway Loop) Arrives Downtown Vancouver (Burrard Station)
10:30 AM 12:30 PM
12:30 PM 2:30 PM
2:45 PM 4:45 PM
5:00 PM 7:00 PM
6:30 PM 8:30 PM
8:00 PM 10:00 PM

Step 1. View the Schedule

View the schedule and identify your desired departure time*.


Step 2. Book Online or By Phone

Online: Use the search function on this page to book your tickets. For round trip products, please select the departure date first. You will then be prompted at check-out to select your return time and date. Please note that online reservations are not available within 24 hours of travel time - call to confirm your reservation by phone.

By Phone: Call 1.800.944.7853 to inquire about same day reservations, specific options including pick-up locations and convenient door to door shuttle service to your accommodation.

Epic Rides Fares

Route Price (Adult/Child)
One Way $24
Round Trip $35

Pick Up / Drop Off Locations

Burrard Station Downtown Vancouver - Hyatt/Burrard sky train station. Melville St. door entrance to the Hyatt. Melville St. is about 100m long at this block and there could be other buses at this stop when Epic Rides pull up, please watch for Epic Rides pulling up behind them, along Melville St, beside the Hyatt.
Gateway Bus Loop Whistler Village - located in the heart of Whistler Village beside the Visitor Centre.

Baggage Policy

Vancouver to Whistler Bike Shuttle

  • May - October only
  • There is no extra charge to bring bikes from Vancouver to Whistler
  • Transport your bike in or out of a box
  • There is limited capacity on each bus for bikes

Disclaimer: Please note the only way to guarantee no chips or scratches is by putting your bike in a box. Epic Rides’ trailers are exposed to the elements and may be hit by stones from oncoming traffic. There is also a chance of hitting pot holes or other debris on the road. Small scratches, rubbing and / or chips may happen. Epic Rides takes no responsibility for any bike damage.

Other: Epic Rides have custom designed storage to ensure you can bring as much luggage, equipment or extras as you need without having to worry about enough room.

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Whistler Shuttle: Vancouver Airport Meet and Greet Service

Whistler Shuttle offers a daily meet and greet shuttle service available from Vancouver International Airport to Whistler. Airport shuttle staff will monitor your incoming flight and adjust pickup times where necessary. This service drops off at all Whistler Village hotels. Whistler Shuttle also offers a scheduled service available from Whistler to Vancouver Airport.

Now - September 30, 2017

NORTHBOUND SERVICE: Airport to Whistler

No scheduled departure times. Meet and Greet at airport.

NORTHBOUND SERVICE: Downtown Vancouver to Whistler

Departs Downtown Vancouver
11:30 AM
4:30 PM

SOUTHBOUND SERVICE - Whistler to Airport

Departs Whistler Village
5:00 AM
8:00 AM
9:00 AM
10:00 AM
12:00 PM
1:00 PM
2:00 PM
4:00 PM
6:00 PM

SOUTHBOUND SERVICE - Whistler to Vancouver Downtown

Departs Whistler Village
10:00 AM (This departure stops at Horseshoe Bay Terminal at 11:30 AM)
1:00 PM
3:30 PM

October 1 - November 24, 2017

NORTHBOUND SERVICE: Airport to Whistler

No scheduled departure times. Meet and Greet at airport.

NORTHBOUND SERVICE: Downtown Vancouver to Whistler

Departs Downtown Vancouver
11:30 AM

SOUTHBOUND SERVICE - Whistler to Airport

Departs Whistler Village
5:00 AM
8:00 AM
10:00 AM
12:00 PM
2:00 PM
5:00 PM

SOUTHBOUND SERVICE - Whistler to Vancouver Downtown

Departs Whistler Village
10:00 AM (This departure stops at Horseshoe Bay Terminal at 11:30 AM)
1:00 PM
3:30 PM

November 25, 2017 - April 17, 2018

NORTHBOUND SERVICE: Airport to Whistler

No scheduled departure times. Meet and Greet at airport.

NORTHBOUND SERVICE: Downtown Vancouver to Whistler

Departs Downtown Vancouver
9:00 AM
1:00 PM
4:00 PM

SOUTHBOUND SERVICE - Whistler to Airport

Departs Whistler Village
2:30 AM
4:30 AM
6:00 AM
7:00 AM
8:00 AM
9:00 AM
10:00 AM
11:00 AM
12:00 PM
1:00 PM
2:30 PM
3:30 PM
4:30 PM
6:30 PM

SOUTHBOUND SERVICE - Whistler to Vancouver Downtown

Departs Whistler Village
10:00 AM
1:00 PM
3:30 PM

Step 1. View the Schedule

If you require a departure from Whistler to Vancouver International Airport, view the schedule to decide on your scheduled departure time*. For departures from Vancouver Airport to Whistler, an airport meet & greet service can be selected during the online booking process.


Step 2. Book Online or By Phone

Online: Use the search function on this page to book your tickets. For an Airport meet and Greet service, this option can be selected in search results under Whistler Shuttle. You will be requested to add your flight information during the check-out process. Please note that online reservations are not available within 24 hours of travel time - call to confirm your reservation by phone.

By Phone: Call 1.800.944.7853 to inquire about same day reservations, specific options including pick-up locations and convenient door to door shuttle service to your accommodation.

Now - November 24, 2017

Route Adult (13+ years) Child (6 - 12 years) Tots (0 - 5 years)
Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Whistler from $64 from $30 Free
Whistler to Vancouver Airport (YVR) from $64 from $30 Free
Downtown Vancouver to Whistler from $64 from $30 Free
Whistler to Downtown Vancouver from $64 from $30 Free
Add $7.50 per person for key pick-up and check-in assistance.      

November 25, 2017 - April 17, 2018

Route Adult (13+ years) Child (6 - 12 years) Tots (0 - 5 years)
Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Whistler from $69 from $32 Free
Whistler to Vancouver Airport (YVR) from $69 from $32 Free
Downtown Vancouver to Whistler from $69 from $32 Free
Whistler to Downtown Vancouver from $69 from $32 Free
Add $7.50 per person for key pick-up and check-in assistance.      

Pickup Instructions:

Airport Meet and Greet: A driver will be waiting to meet your flight with a sign with your name on it. For international flights, this will be outside customs. For domestic flights, this will be outside the baggage reclaim area.

Pickup Times: Whistler Shuttle offers flexible departures. In the case of a delayed flight, Whistler shuttle will adjust their departure schedule to ensure that you are on the road to Whistler as soon as possible. The shuttle meets flights arriving from 7:30 AM (8:00 AM from Spring to Fall) to as late as 11:00 PM in Winter and 8:00 PM in Spring-Fall. If your flight arrives after these times, you will be transferred to the first shuttle the next morning.

Door to Door Service

Door to Door service is included and provides transportation to most hotels located in the Village (Whistler Village, Upper Village, Village North and Creekside). Due to the landscape at Whistler Village, at some locations Whistler Shuttle are able to provide transportation service to a property closest to your hotel/condo only. If your hotel/condo is not listed, please call 1.800.944.7853 for more information.

Key Service

Due to the additional requirement to provide Key pick-up, check-in assistance and additional transportation, a Key Service fee of $7.50 per person will be levied (plus 5% GST). This fee is a one time fee (inbound only) and does include your return pick-up at your hotel/condo. Guests must make their checkout arrangments directly with the property management company prior to departure. The key service can be booked online. Please add to your cart when booking.

Baggage Policy

Limit to 2 pieces of luggage, not to exceed 22.5 kg (50lbs.) per piece and one carry on (6.8 kg / 15lbs and under). Overweight items will be subject to an additional fee per piece of $15.00 (includes tax) and space availability.

Bike Ski, Snowboard & Golf Club Policy

These items will be accepted for transport on a space available basis and must be properly contained (box or bag). Ski & Snowboards are considered to be 1 of your 2 allowed luggage pieces. Maximum of 1 bicycle per passenger at an additional charge of $25. Bicycles must be boxed.

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