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Address: 1050 West Pender St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 3S7, Canada
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Excellent Mode of transportation and cheap if you are disabled

Now that the Evergreen line extension has been added to the sky train I can get to downtown in about 40 mins from my front door, without ever to have to venture outside my power... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Vancouver, Canada
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Vancouver, Canada
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Now that the Evergreen line extension has been added to the sky train I can get to downtown in about 40 mins from my front door, without ever to have to venture outside my power chair, which is good or else I would fall over. Previously it would have taken me nigh on 2 hours. Being disabled also entitles you... More 

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Thank ndobbo2016
Montreal, Canada
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27 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Vancouver's SkyTrain is an affordable, reliable transport system. The trains are automated and seem to run every 5 minutes. The transit system fee allows you to travel in any direction for 90 minutes. Effective and reliable......

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Thank mtslobodian
Vancouver, Canada
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7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A ride on the sky train will offer some spectacular views of the North Shore as it leaves the downtown. Once out of Vancouver, most of the ride is above ground and offers great views of the surrounding areas. The sky train is inexpensive and a terrific way to relax and view Greater Vancouver. A must ride when visiting Vancouver... More 

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Thank 55Anna_12
Dorset, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent 3 days travelling on the sky train into the centre and around. (As we are over 65 the trips (within 1 sector) only cost $1.75 each). You can get day passes as well as paying extra for different sectors. Very clean and regular trains

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Thank huishjane
Vancouver, Canada
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14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Skytrain provides Fast and reliable service, especially on rainy or snowy days when it is hard to drive on the road. The skytrain map is simple and easy to understand. However, simple map can also mean that the Vancouver skytrain system has not developed to a point that all the major cities can be reached by just taking the skytrain... More 

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Thank ak_and_vic
Vancouver, Canada
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Compared to other big-city transit, I find the skytrain comfortable, safe, frequent and relatively clean. It doesn't run late at night and the stops can be quite distant from each other but it is a great option for travelling from downtown to some of the further reaches of the Vancouver area.

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Thank MadisonDJackson
Prince Rupert, Canada
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31 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Skytrain is excellent ,for me going from yvr to downtown or richmond. Also I have meetings out in new west ,the skytrain brings me there in a jiffy ,with the new construction poco and port moody are accessible.

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Thank phantom2014
New Westminster, Canada
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117 reviews
67 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very good signage so easy to get to where you are going. Took the line to the terminus station at Lafarge Lake to see the lights on the weekend. The train was the best & easiest way to do this. Well done.

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Thank Leslie1958
Waikino, New Zealand
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The link between the airport and our Downtown hotel took about thirty minutes and was very reasonable in cost. You can pay at station with international credit card.

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Thank ArtJohnstone
Kelowna, Canada
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121 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I really don't mind pay $10 for a day pass and using this service on a pay per use. There should be more security out checking people's tickets that's aren't paying. Get some new cars, the old ones are small and worn. Otherwise, love using the sky train when in vancity.

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