Departure Information

Departure Information


All of our tour buses depart from the area between Canada Place and the Vancouver Convention Centre (West), unless otherwise specified. If you use Google Maps, it is recommended that you search for 1010 Canada Place as your final destination. This will bring you to closest to the departure point. Please approach any Discover Canada Tours staff dressed in green and they will be happy to help you start your tour!

Please arrive at the departure point no later than 15 minutes before scheduled departure. For instance, if the tour is scheduled to leave at 8 am, please be there no later than 7:45 am. The tour bus will not be waiting past departure time and if you miss the bus, we will not be able to provide a refund. For all tours, we do not offer hotel pickups or pickups outside of the designated departure point.


Please ensure to plan your route to the departure point well in advance. Public transportation may not be available in early mornings in your area. We cannot be held responsible for any passengers who are late and/or miss the tour due to public transportation. The tour will depart on the specified departure time, we can not wait for passengers that are late and we do not provide refunds to passengers that miss the tour. TransLink is Metro Vancouver’s transportation network so if you are planning to take public transportation, please click below to plan your trip!

If you are planning on taking one of the city’s main train lines, please click on the button below to learn more about the Expo, Millenium and Canada Line as well as their frequency and schedule.

If public transportation is unavailable in your area, please consider other forms of transportation, such as taxis or carsharing services.

Note: This information is for our regular scheduled tours – if you are unsure, please refer to your confirmation email.