Whistler by Shuttle Bus

Service between Vancouver International Airport, Downtown Vancouver & Whistler

Whistler Shuttle and Bus operators offer daily, frequent transportation from Vancouver to Whistler or Vancouver Island 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.

Gateway Loop Improvement Project
From April 3 – June 30, 2017

During summer of 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. The bus and taxi drop off and pick up zone is being relocated to Day Lot 3 near the Audain Art Museum (approximately 5 -10 minutes walk from the Gateway Loop site). Map and More Information.


Scheduled Shuttle Bus Service

Spring/Summer - Fall Schedule: 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

Winter 2017/18 Schedule: April 7 - 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
6:00 PM* 8:30 PM N/A

Vancouver Airport Meet and Greet Service

A daily meet and greet shuttle service is 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. This provider also has a scheduled service available from Whistler to Vancouver Airport.

Summer: April 17 - May 31/October 1 - November 24, 2017

NORTHBOUND SERVICE - to Whistler

No scheduled departure times. Meet and Greet at airport.

SOUTHBOUND SERVICE - Whistler to Airport

Departs Whistler Village Arrives Vancouver Airport
5:00 AM 8:15 AM
8:00 AM 10:30 AM
10:00 AM** 1:00 PM
12:00 PM 2:30 PM
2:00 PM** 5:00 PM
6:00 PM 8:30 PM

Summer: June 1 - September 30, 2017

NORTHBOUND SERVICE - to Whistler

No scheduled departure times. Meet and Greet at airport.

SOUTHBOUND SERVICE - Whistler to Airport

Departs Whistler Village Arrives Vancouver Airport
5:00 AM 8:15 AM
8:00 AM 10:30 AM
9:00 AM 11:30 AM
10:00 AM** 13:00 AM

Step 1. View the Schedule

Choose the correct schedule and identify your desired departure time*.


Step 2. Book Online or By Phone

Online: Use the search function at the top of this page to book your tickets. For Airport meet and Greet services, this option can be selected in search results. 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.

Summer Fares: April 7, 2017 - December 14, 2017

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

Pickup Locations

Downtown Vancouver Pick-Up Locations (Northbound): Burrard Skytrain Station ( Burrard St. and Melville St., near Hyatt Hotel) & Fairmont Hotel Vancouver (Burrard Street entrance)

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

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 we 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 reservations.

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 reservations.

Baggage Policy

Limit to 2 pieces of luggage, not to exceed 22.5 kg (50lbs.) per piece and one carry on. 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).


Service between Whistler and Vancouver Island

There is a daily year round bus service offering transfers to/from Whistler and Vancouver Island via BC ferries. Ferry tickets are included in the transfer price. For further information or to book, please call 1.800.944.7853

Winter 2017 Schedule

To Whistler From Vancouver Island

Departs Campbell River Departs Victoria Departs Nanaimo Departs Squamish Arrives Whistler
9:30 AM 9:45 AM 11:55 AM 3:00 PM 4:00 PM

To Vancouver Island From Whistler

Departs Whistler Village Arrives Squamish Arrives Nanaimo Arrives Victoria Arrives Campbell River Arrives Tofino
9:30 AM 10:50 AM 2:10 PM 4:25 PM 5:00 PM 6:45 PM

Book by Phone

The Vancouver Island/Whistler transfer service is only available to book via phone. To book, call 1.800.944.7853

Bus Fares

Route Single Passenger 2+ Passengers
Nanaimo to Whistler from $52 from $50
Victoria to Whistler from $71 from $68
Whistler to Campbell River from $78 from $74
Whistler to Nanaimo from $52 from $50
Whistler to Victoria from $71 from $68
Whistler to Tofino from $89 from $84

Whistler/Vancouver Island Transfer Service

  • Bus fares include BC ferry ticket
  • Children under 9 years of age cannot travel on this service
  • Service area includes Nanaimo, Victoria & Tofino via Horseshoe Bay Ferry
  • $5 per person service fee applies for Victoria/Whistler Hotel pickup/drop off
  • Drop off/pick up available at most Whistler Hotels. Please call to inquire about available pick up/drop off locations
  • There is no extra charge for sporting equipment. Bikes must be in bike boxes and be reserved at time of booking
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