Getting Here

Whether you are traveling here by car, transit or plane, arrivals are smoother than you may think. It’s never been easier or more convenient to get to Abbotsford, let us show you how! Click here for transportation providers. 


If you're arriving by air, you'll be flying into Abbotsford International Airport (YXX), located just 15 minutes from Trans-Canada Hwy/BC-1 W. This airport is serviced by Air Canada Rouge, WestJetFlair Airlines, Island ExpressSunwing and its newest airline, Fly Swoop, which offers low fares to and from multiple cities in Canada.


From Vancouver

Car travel takes approximately 45 to 60 minutes from Vancouver. From where you are staying in the city, head east on the Trans-Canada Hwy/BC-1 W. Abbotsford can also be accessed via BC-99, or BC-17.

From Seattle

Abbotsford is located less than 2.5 hours north of Seattle. From downtown Seattle, merge onto Interstate 5 northbound toward Vancouver. At Bellingham, take exit 256A-256B for the Aldergrove-Bellingham Highway/ BC-13. This road will take you to the USA/ Canada border crossing and into the Fraser Valley. Don’t forget your passport!


Rideshare / Car Sharing

A fun and affordable way to get to Abbotsford is by carpooling with other people. You can get a ride to Abbotsford with Poparide, Western Canada's largest intercity ridesharing platform, or if you're driving and have empty seats, you can post a ride to Abbotsford and save money on your gas and help someone out!

Car sharing services located throughout Metro Vancouver offer daily and overnight rental rates that allow you to drive out the Fraser Valley. If you’re new to car sharing, simply set up an account online, see where an available car is near to you, and start your trip! Evo, Zipcar, and Modo all offer full day rates. Grab some friends for a fun road trip!


Ebus will be offering four daily trips from Vancouver to Kelowna and Kamloops, with daily stops at the Abbotsford International Airport (YXX) to help connect residents and visitors to more communities in the province! Book your seat here

Travel between Vancouver and Abbotsford via public transit using services like BC Transit and Translink Skytrains. Click here for an update to date Public Transportation Map.



For those wanting to experience a classic train ride, the West Coast Express runs Monday to Friday from Downtown Vancouver to Mission with stops along the way. Hopping on the #31 bus in Mission will take you directly to Abbotsford! 


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