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Vancouver International Airport

Airport Information

Check-in counter

Check-in counters 150-156 located at Vancouver International Airport Terminal Departure Level 3

Opening hours

3 hours prior to scheduled departure time

(Check-in counters are closed punctually 40 minutes before scheduled departure time)

 

Transit

All passengers on transit must disembark and proceed to a "Sterile" room. Only transit passengers arriving from New York en route to Hong Kong can remain onboard.

The Canada Line train service is available. The station is located above the parkade complex accessible from domestic and international terminals. The travel time from Vancouver International Airport to downtown Vancouver is about 25 minutes.

Lounge Cathay Pacific Lounge
Customs information

Non-residents: the same as residents except additional cigarette allowance*

Canadian Residents: personal exemptions

48 hours: CAN $400 - amount includes alcohol and tobacco

7 days: CAN $750 - amount includes alcohol and tobacco

Alcohol and tobacco exemptions are as follows (non-residents and residents)

  • 1.5 litre of wine or 1.14 of liquor or 24 x 355 ml cans or bottles (8.5 litres) of beer or ale

*200 cigarettes, 200 tobacco sticks, 50 cigars or cigarillos and 200 grams of manufactured tobacco

INTERNET ACCESS

  • free internet access available throughout the terminal