TransLink SkyTrain Vancouver City Centre Station

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Train to: Waterfront Vancouver City Centre Train to: Richmond–Brighouse & YVR–Airport
Next Station: Waterfront Next Station: Yaletown–Roundhouse
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General Information
Address 702 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC
Owner TransLink
Operator ProTrans BC
Lines served Canada Line Logo and Symbol-a.png
Bus connections 4, 7, 10, 14, 16, 17, 20,
50, 240, 241, 246, 247, 250, 250A,
253, 254, 257, N8, N9, N10, N15,
N17, N19, N20, N22, N24, N35
Fare Zone 1
Platforms 2 (island)
Entrances 3
Construction
Structure type Underground
Levels 3
Annual Traffic
Passengers 6,257,700 (2019)
6,253,100 (2018)
6,081,700 (2017)
5,844,500 (2016)
Ranking 6 out of 53
Other Information
Bike lockers No
Bike Parkade No
Park and Ride No
Carsharing No
Station code VC
YVR Check-In Yes
History
Opening date August 17, 2009


Vancouver City Centre is a SkyTrain station in Metro Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Station Details

Located directly under Granville Street between West Georgia and Robson streets, the station provides easy access to nearby downtown office buildings as well as shopping centres and the Granville Entertainment District. Although noted as a transfer station with Granville, the two stations are not directly linked underground.

The three entrances connect at the same concourse located below Granville Street. One street level entrance connects from Granville and West Georgia while the other two are underground, connecting Vancouver Centre and Pacific Centre.

During planning, Vancouver City Centre was called Robson[1] and was sometimes referenced as Robson/Granville. This was later changed in 2006 to its current name.[2]

As part of the Canada Line Escalator Enhancement Project, an additional escalator is being added between the platform and the concourse levels to address growing ridership and station congestion. Construction work began in late February 2019.

YVR Check-In

Vancouver City Centre Station has self serve check-in kiosks on the concourse level for Vancouver International Airport flights.

Bus Routes

Vancouver City Centre Station's bus connections are located along Granville Street and W. Georgia Street. NightBus services link with Vancouver City Centre Station as it serves as the downtown terminus. On June 25, 2018, W. Georgia Street & Granville Street was designated as the NightBus District, a pilot project involving the introduction of a new and well-lit area for waiting for the NightBus.

Bays 1 and 3 are located at W. Pender Street & Howe Street and are for layover for most NightBus routes serving the area.

Local services on Granville Street are on Seymour and Howe streets on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays/Holidays after 9:00PM. Northbound services board on Seymour Street. Southbound services board on Howe Street.

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NightBus:

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NightBus:

Bus Stop #50976 NightBus District West Vancouver Municipal Transit Blue Bus alternate branding-a.png TransLink SkyTrain Bus Bridge bullet-a.png TransLink Buses bullet-b.pngTransLink Accessible bullet-b.png
W. Georgia Street & Granville Street
To Downtown:

NightBus:

Bus Stop #54445 TransLink Buses bullet-b.pngTransLink Accessible bullet-b.png
W. Georgia Street & Granville Street

Bus Stop #58504 West Vancouver Municipal Transit Blue Bus alternate branding-a.png TransLink Buses bullet-b.pngTransLink Accessible bullet-b.png
W. Georgia Street & Seymour Street
All buses via Park Royal:

Bus Stop #60980 TransLink Buses bullet-b.pngTransLink Accessible bullet-b.png
W. Georgia Street & Granville Street
This stop is closed on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday/Holidays after 9:00PM. Board buses on Howe Street

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Granville Street & Dunsmuir Street
This stop is closed on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday/Holidays after 9:00PM. Board buses on Seymour Street

Bus Stop #61031 NightBus District TransLink Buses bullet-b.pngTransLink Accessible bullet-b.png
W. Georgia Street & Granville Street

NightBus:

Bus Stop #61519 TransLink Buses bullet-b.pngTransLink Accessible bullet-b.png
Seymour Street & Dunsmuir Street
NightBus:

Services listed below stop here on Friday, Saturday and Sunday/Holidays after 9:00PM. At all other times board on Granville Street:

Station Layout

S TransLink Exit bullet-a.png W. Georgia Street

C TransLink Exit bullet-a.png Pacific Centre
Vancouver Centre
  • Transit information
  • Compass Ticket Vending Machines
  • Canada Line Passenger Information Kiosk
  • YVR Check-In

T
Inbound Canada Line Canada Line towards Waterfront (Waterfront)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Outbound Canada Line Canada Line towards Richmond–Brighouse (Yaletown–Roundhouse)
Canada Line Canada Line towards YVR–Airport (Yaletown–Roundhouse)
Vancouver City Centre Station Exits
TransLink Buses bullet-b.pngTransLink Accessible bullet-b.pngTransLink Bike Rack bullet-b.png W. Georgia Street
  • TransLink Buses bullet-b.png Buses
  • TransLink Buses bullet-b.png NightBus District
  • Granville Entertainment District
  • Out-of-station interchange with Granville
TransLink Accessible bullet-b.png Pacific Centre
TransLink Accessible bullet-b.png Vancouver Centre

First and Last Trains

Vancouver City Centre Station
Canada Line Logo-a.png Weekdays Saturdays Sundays/Holidays
First Train to Waterfront 5:26 a.m. 5:26 a.m. 5:26 a.m.
Last Train to Waterfront 1:16 a.m. 1:16 a.m. 1:16 a.m.
First Train to YVR–Airport 4:50 a.m. 4:50 a.m. 4:50 a.m.
Last Train to YVR–Airport 1:06 a.m. 1:06 a.m. 1:06 a.m.
First Train
to Richmond–Brighouse
5:31 a.m. 5:31 a.m. 5:31 a.m.
Last Train
to Richmond–Brighouse
1:16 a.m. 1:16 a.m. 1:16 a.m.

Nearby Attractions

  • Granville Entertainment District
  • Hudson's Bay
  • Scotiabank Tower
  • Pacific Centre
  • Vancouver Centre
  • Vancouver Art Gallery
  • Robson Square
  • Provincial Court of British Columbia
  • Supreme Court and Court of Appeal of British Columbia
  • Federal Court – Vancouver
  • Federal Court of Appeal – Vancouver
  • Court Martial Appeal Court of Canada – Vancouver

Station Maps

References

  1. RAV Line Preliminary Design Discussion Guide translink.ca, retrieved 10-02-2017
  2. Canada Line station names selected translink.ca, retrieved 10-02-2017
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Operations
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