Vancouver Airport Arrivals

Vancouver International Airport

Address: 3211 Grant McConachie Way, Richmond, BC V7B 0A4, Canada
Phone: 604-207-7077
Operator: Vancouver Airport Authority
IATA airport code: YVR
ICAO airport code: CYVR
Alias: Vancouver Airport


  • S: South
  • M: Main
  • D: Domestic
  • I: International

YVR Arrivals today

Schedule Time Estimated Time Origin Airline Flight Terminal Status
03:45 February-21 03:33 Hamilton (YHM) Cargojet Airways W8569 estimated
03:47 February-21 03:37 Toronto (YYZ) FedEx MAL7079 estimated
04:30 February-21 04:05 Winnipeg (YWG) CargoJet Airways W8567 estimated
05:30 February-21 04:56 Mexico City (MEX) Aeromexico AM694 I estimated
05:55 February-21 06:17 Dubai (DXB) Air Canada AC79 M delayed
06:05 February-21 05:26 Hong Kong (HKG) Air Canada AC22 M estimated
06:15 February-21 06:30 Louisville (SDF) UPS 5X490 estimated
06:25 February-21 Whitehorse (YXY) Air North 4N503 D scheduled
06:29 February-21 05:58 Brisbane (BNE) Air Canada AC36 I estimated
06:29 February-21 Regina (YQR) Air Canada Express AC8189 M scheduled
06:30 February-21 06:28 Delhi (DEL) Air India AI185 I estimated
06:40 February-21 06:24 Memphis (MEM) FedEx FX142 estimated
06:43 February-21 Victoria (YYJ) WestJet WS3114 D scheduled
06:43 February-21 Calgary (YYC) Air Canada AC201 D scheduled
06:50 February-21 06:38 Bangkok (BKK) Air Canada AC66 I estimated
06:52 February-21 Edmonton (YEG) Air Canada AC231 D scheduled
06:54 February-21 Saskatoon (YXE) Air Canada Express AC7743 M scheduled
06:54 February-21 Seattle (SEA) Air Canada Express AC8801 M scheduled
06:57 February-21 Victoria (YYJ) Air Canada Express AC8146 M scheduled
06:57 February-21 Comox (YQQ) WestJet Link WS3050 D scheduled
06:58 February-21 Winnipeg (YWG) Air Canada AC295 D scheduled
06:58 February-21 Kelowna (YLW) Air Canada AC8267 M scheduled
06:58 February-21 08:29 Qingdao (TAO) China Southern Cargo CZ421 delayed
06:59 February-21 06:11 Kahului (OGG) Air Canada AC536 I estimated
06:59 February-21 Nanaimo (YCD) Air Canada Express AC8028 M scheduled
06:59 February-21 Portland (PDX) Air Canada Express AC8651 M scheduled
07:00 February-21 06:34 Honolulu (HNL) Air Canada AC518 M estimated
07:00 February-21 06:49 Sydney (SYD) Air Canada AC34 I estimated
07:00 February-21 Kamloops (YKA) Air Canada Express AC8053 M scheduled
07:00 February-21 Comox (YQQ) Air Canada Express AC8318 D scheduled
07:00 February-21 Prince George (YXS) Air Canada Express AC8340 M scheduled
07:00 February-21 Fort St. John (YXJ) Air Canada Express AC8366 M scheduled
07:00 February-21 Terrace (YXT) Air Canada Express AC8438 M scheduled
07:15 February-21 Kelowna (YLW) WestJet WS355 D scheduled
07:30 February-21 Saskatoon (YXE) WestJet WS689 D scheduled
07:30 February-21 Yellowknife (YZF) Air Canada Express AC8477 M scheduled
07:34 February-21 Prince George (YXS) WestJet WS3290 D scheduled
07:39 February-21 06:38 Kailua-Kona (KOA) WestJet WS1883 I estimated
07:43 February-21 Calgary (YYC) Air Canada AC203 D scheduled
07:45 February-21 07:02 Kahului (OGG) WestJet WS1853 I estimated
07:45 February-21 07:04 Honolulu (HNL) WestJet WS1865 I estimated
07:48 February-21 Calgary (YYC) WestJet WS103 D scheduled
07:48 February-21 Edmonton (YEG) WestJet WS161 D scheduled
07:55 February-21 07:25 Cincinnati (CVG) Cargojet Airways W81926 estimated
07:55 February-21 07:18 Cologne (CGN) Hi Fly 3L421 estimated
08:01 February-21 Edmonton (YEG) Air Canada AC235 D scheduled
08:10 February-21 Ganges (YGG) YB480 S scheduled
08:10 February-21 Nanaimo (ZNA) YB602 S scheduled
08:11 February-21 Ottawa (YOW) Air Canada AC341 D scheduled
08:15 February-21 Victoria (YYJ) Pacific Coastal Airlines 8P100 S scheduled
08:15 February-21 Victoria (YWH) YB502 S scheduled
08:15 February-21 Nanaimo (YCD) Pacific Coastal Airlines 8P1710 S canceled
08:24 February-21 Concord (CCR) NetJets canceled
08:25 February-21 Comox (YQQ) Pacific Coastal Airlines 8P740 S scheduled
08:25 February-21 Campbell River (YBL) Central Mountain Air 9M583 S scheduled
08:27 February-21 Seattle (SEA) Delta Connection DL3752 M scheduled
08:42 February-21 Victoria (YYJ) Air Canada AC8150 D scheduled
08:43 February-21 Calgary (YYC) Air Canada AC205 D scheduled
08:45 February-21 San Francisco (SFO) Air Canada Express AC8841 M scheduled
08:54 February-21 San Jose (SJC) scheduled
08:56 February-21 San Jose (SJC) NetJets EJA175 scheduled
09:05 February-21 Sechelt (YHS) YB1302 S scheduled
09:15 February-21 Calgary (YYC) WestJet WS107 D scheduled
09:17 February-21 Los Angeles (LAX) Air Canada AC551 I scheduled
09:24 February-21 Las Vegas (LAS) Air Canada AC1059 M scheduled
09:26 February-21 Nanaimo (YCD) WestJet Link WS3058 D scheduled
09:34 February-21 Nanaimo (YCD) Air Canada Express AC8030 D scheduled
09:36 February-21 Powell River (YPW) Pacific Coastal Airlines 8P202 S scheduled
09:38 February-21 Campbell River (YBL) Pacific Coastal Airlines 8P752 S scheduled
09:40 February-21 Nanaimo (ZNA) YB604 S scheduled
09:45 February-21 Victoria (YWH) YB504 S scheduled
09:50 February-21 09:33 Tokyo (NRT) Air Canada AC4 I estimated
09:54 February-21 Toronto (YYZ) Air Canada AC183 D scheduled
09:59 February-21 Toronto (YYZ) Porter PD303 D scheduled
10:00 February-21 Montreal (YUL) Air Canada (Star Alliance Livery) AC301 D scheduled
10:15 February-21 Toronto (YYZ) Flair Airlines F8601 D scheduled
10:21 February-21 Edmonton (YEG) Air Canada AC237 D scheduled
10:27 February-21 Victoria (YYJ) Air Canada Express AC8152 D scheduled
10:28 February-21 Whitehorse (YXY) Air Canada Express AC8102 D scheduled
10:30 February-21 Toronto (YYZ) Air Canada (Disney Wish Livery) AC103 D scheduled
10:42 February-21 Cranbrook (YXC) WestJet WS3055 D scheduled
10:53 February-21 Seattle (SEA) Delta Connection DL3742 M scheduled
10:55 February-21 11:05 Tokyo (NRT) Japan Airlines JL18 I estimated
10:57 February-21 Winnipeg (YWG) Lynx Air Y9514 D scheduled
10:59 February-21 Seattle (SEA) Air Canada Express AC8803 M scheduled
11:00 February-21 Ganges (YGG) YB482 S scheduled
11:04 February-21 Victoria (YYJ) WestJet WS3157 D scheduled
11:05 February-21 Mexico City (MEX) Air Canada AC997 I scheduled
11:05 February-21 11:07 Hong Kong (HKG) Cathay Pacific CX838 M estimated
11:06 February-21 San Francisco (SFO) United Airlines UA784 M scheduled
11:15 February-21 Guadalajara (GDL) Korean Air Cargo KE278 scheduled
11:15 February-21 11:44 Seoul (ICN) Korean Air KE71 I delayed
11:20 February-21 Comox (YQQ) Air Canada Express AC8320 D scheduled
11:25 February-21 Paris (CDG) Air France AF374 M canceled
11:25 February-21 Atlanta (ATL) WestJet WS1599 I scheduled
11:26 February-21 Kamloops (YKA) Air Canada Express AC8055 D scheduled
11:28 February-21 Burbank (BUR) Flexjet LXJ602 scheduled
11:30 February-21 12:05 Seoul (ICN) Air Canada AC64 I delayed
11:35 February-21 Chicago (ORD) United Airlines UA1958 M scheduled
11:35 February-21 Toronto (YYZ) WestJet WS705 D scheduled

About Vancouver international airport arrivals

Vancouver International Airport is often in use as a hub, vacation destination and for business travel. The location of the airport is in the east of the country and south of the city of Vancouver. It is one of the busiest airports in Canada. It just has to tolerate Toronto Pearson. It has grown to 26 million passengers per year. The airlines WestJet and Air Canada have a large share in this.

Many international airlines have also come to Vancouver airport from Asia, Europe, and Latin America. In addition, there are also many domestic flight routes with less known airlines to smaller airports mainly in the area. There are 3 runways available ranging in length from 7,300 to 11,500 ft. There are two terminals, the Main terminal and the South terminal.

Terminals at Vancouver airport

The airport has 2 terminals for Vancouver flight arrivals. Terminal South is for seaplanes and mainly for domestic Vancouver arrivals. The other terminal is the Main Terminal. This is divided into domestic and international flights. The international flights area also has a separate section for United States YVR airport arrivals. The main terminal consists of several floors. Level 1 is for Services and Level 2 for Vancouver flight arrivals. Level 3 is for departing and the top floor for the train to the city.

vancouvvancouver-airport-arrivals-YVR-terminal-maper airport departures YVR terminal map

Ground transportation Vancouver airport

To get to Vancouver Airport you can use public transport. The metro (SkyTrain) is in the center of the city in 25 minutes. It takes 30 minutes by car or taxi. The taxi to / from the center costs around 38 CAD.

Travel flight routes

As mentioned before, Vancouver Airport (YVR) is often used as a hub. Almost all Air Transat, WestJet and Air Canada flights fly to China via Vancouver. All Vancouver arrivals come through the 3 runways available. These runways are 7,300 to 11,500 feet long. Every year, thousands of planes land and take off to many destinations around the world. In 2019, there were 332,214 Vancouver Airport arrivals to carry the 26,379,870 passengers in that year.

Most popular domestic routes
Most popular US routes
Most popular other international routes
Airlines that travel from and to Vancouver

Major carriers besides the aforementioned are:

  • Air China
  • Air Canada
  • American Airlines
  • Delta Air Lines
  • Flair Airlines
  • Central Mountain Air
  • Harbor Air
  • United Airlines
  • Seair Seaplanes
  • Pacific Coastal Airlines
History of Vancouver Airport

The history of Vancouver flight departures goes back to the year 1929. A piece of land was bought by the local government for the construction of an airport. Opening two years later, 1,000 people were transported by air that same year. The airport was used by the government during the Second World War. The British Commonwealth Air Training Plan used the airfield. The current main terminal was completed in 1968. It has been expanded and renovated many times since then. The oldest runway (north) was completed in 1996 as it is today except for a few technological improvements.