There are four taxi companies in Vancouver. If you’re in a popular downtown area, you’ll be able to find one easily. If you aren’t, it is probably best to call a cab company and request pick up. Vancouver Taxis around town generally cost between $5.00 and $10.00. From the airport to downtown, you’ll pay about $40.
Black Top & Checker Cabs
777 Pacific Street
Toll Free: 1-800-494-1111
Toll Free: 1800-871-8294
Toll Free: 1-800-898-8294
For individuals, couples, families and groups, private transportation is often the most economical and definitely the most convenient way to see Vancouver and to get from place to place. For information about private transportation, call 604-990-9299 or 1-800-913-9207.
Because Vancouver taxis and public transportation are reliable and readily available, and because walking in Vancouver is so much fun, it’s quite possible to rely on your own power, on taxis and on public transportation while you’re here. You can easily get by without a car in Vancouver. Millions of visitors do it every year.
And now that the wonderful light rail trip is available from the airport to downtown Vancouver, you really have a great excuse to leave your car at home, fly to Vancouver and catch the Canada Line from the airport to downtown.