Big Bus Vancouver

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Big Bus Vancouver was a sightseeing and charter company Located in Vancouver BC. The Company specialized in Hop-On Hop-Off tours in Downtown Vancouver. They also provided Custom group tours and Charters with their unique fleet of buses. The company was merged into West Coast sightseeing, and later the brand was dropped in favour of the new parent company

Facilities

Office

  • Address: 321 Water Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1B8 - Defunct
  • Phone: 604-299-0700

Garage

  • Address: 2590 Douglas Rd., Burnaby, BC V5C 5B4 - Defunct

All-time fleet roster

Not a complete list

Fleet number Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Type Engine / Fuel Notes
2 Bigbus2.jpg 1980 Gillig Transit Closed Caterpillar 3208 Diesel Last Gillig legally imported from US

Scrapped

8 Daimler Fleetline Double Decker Gardner 6LW Diesel Retired
9 Bigbus9.jpg Daimler Fleetline Double Decker Gardner 6LW Diesel Retired
10 Bigbus10.jpg 1998 Ford/Goshen GC II Cutaway Ford Powerstroke Diesel Also Marked for Living Earth Eco Tours

Sold

11 Daimler Fleetline Double Decker Gardner 6LW Diesel Retired/Scrapped
17 Blue Bird TC/2000 Open Top Cummins B5.9 Diesel Ex VSBC 17
18 Blue Bird TC/2000 Open Top Cummins B5.9 Diesel Ex VSBC 18
21 Blue Bird All Canadian FE Open Top Cummins C8.3 Diesel Ex Cardinal Red Deer 112
22 Big Bus 22-1990 Crown Supercoach 2-a.jpg 1990 Crown Supercoach II Closed Detroit Diesel 6V92TA Diesel Ex Big Bus Victoria 22

Possibly the only Supercoach II in Canada May be Retired

25 Bigbus25.jpg 1989-1991 Blue Bird TC/3000 FE Open Top Cummins C8.3 Diesel Ex Lynch Bus Lines 52
30 Bigbus30.jpg 1986 Blue Bird All American FE Coach Caterpillar 3208 Diesel Ex Big Bus Victoria 300
33 Bigbus33.jpg 1989-1991 Blue Bird TC/3000 FE Open Top Cummins C8.3 Diesel Ex Lynch Bus Lines 33
34 (old) Gillig Transit Open Top Caterpillar 3208 Diesel Sold to Big Bus Victoria 34
34 Bigbus34.jpg 1989-1991 Blue Bird TC/3000 FE Open Top Cummins C8.3 Diesel Ex Lynch Bus Lines 34
35 Bigbus35.jpg Blue Bird All Canadian FE Open Top GM V8 LPG
36 Bigbus36.jpg Blue Bird All Canadian FE Open Top GM V8 LPG
52 Bigbus52.jpg Blue Bird All Canadian FE Open Top GM V8 LPG
60 Blue Bird All Canadian FE Open Top Cummins C8.3 Diesel Ex Cardinal Red Deer 106
74 Bigbus74.jpg Blue Bird All Canadian FE Open Top GM V8 LPG
82 Blue Bird All Canadian FE Open Top GM V8 LPG
99 Bigbus99.jpg Blue Bird All Canadian FE Open Top GM V8 LPG
104 Bigbus104.jpg ElDorado Escort RE Small Coach Cummins B5.9 Diesel Sold
415 Bigbus415.jpg 1969 Bristol VRT Double Decker Gardner 6LW Diesel Ex Gray Line West 415
416 1969 Bristol VRT Double Decker Gardner 6LW Diesel Ex Gray Line West 416
419 Bigbus419.jpg Daimler Fleetline Double Decker Gardner 6LW Diesel Ex Gray Line West 419

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