Guangzhou to Vancouver Flights
Flights to Vancouver
Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport
When you need cheap flights from Guangzhou, you will likely depart from the Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport. A few of the top companies flying from this airport include Air China, Air France, China United Airlines, Singapore Airlines, and Tiger Airways. The airport can handle 45 million passengers every year, and it has plans to increase that number to 75 million in the coming years. After you decide where you want to fly, look for cheap airfare through Orbitz.com. With low prices offered every day, you can always save money on your trip.
Parking at the Airport
If you need to drive to the airport, look for one of the two parking lots at the airport. One lot is a covered lot for people who need long-term parking, while the other is an open lot for short-term parking. The lots charge CNY8 to CNY12 per hour, though you can also get discounts for long-term parking.
How to Get There
Those who do not want to drive can get to the airport by using the Guangzhou Metro or by hiring a taxi. The Guangzhou Metro is the city's subway system, which has several stops around the airport. If you take a taxi, you might spend up to an hour in traffic to get to the airport.
Snacks and Meals
When you need to get something to eat, head to the departure hall. Between Gates 17 and 18 is Jinlong Food Street, which offers snacks, meals, and small dishes that you can eat as you walk. This same area is home to several small cafes and other restaurants. Now that you know more about the airport, visit Orbitz.com to book a seat on any of the cheap flights from Guangzhou.
Vancouver International Airport
Vancouver International Airport is located at 3211 Grant McConachie Way, approximately nine miles south of downtown Vancouver. Numerous airlines service the airport, including Air New Zealand, United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta Air Lines. Find cheap flights to Vancouver by using Orbitz.com. The website displays all the flights available on your travel date so that you can book the one that fits your budget.
Transportation From the Airport
Vancouver's rapid transit rail link can get you from the airport to downtown Vancouver in 26 minutes. The airport also offers a downtown shuttle service for $14. The taxicab fare from the airport to downtown ranges from $30 to $35. If you need access to a vehicle during your stay, use Orbitz.com to reserve a rental car. When you arrive in Vancouver, you'll pick up your rental car on the ground floor of the parkade, which is located just outside the airport terminal.
Weather in Vancouver
The weather in Vancouver determines the peak tourist season. Most people visit the city from June to August, when the temperatures stay in the upper 60s and low 70s. During the winter, the temperature averages 45 degrees Fahrenheit. The spring and fall are a little warmer, with temperatures generally staying in the mid-50s. If you want decent weather and good travel rates, use Orbitz.com to book your trip in April or May.
Highlights and Attractions
Area attractions include Stanley Park, which offers horse-drawn carriage tours. Both the carriage tours and harbor cruises attract tourists. Vancouver Lookout offers a great view of the city from an observation deck that sits 430 feet high. In addition to using Orbitz.com to book flights to Vancouver, you can use the site to purchase tickets to area attractions and tours.
Cheap flights from Guangzhou to Vancouver
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Guangzhou to Vancouver
|Leave Sat, Feb 1||Guangzhou (CAN)||Vancouver (YVR)||China Southern Airlines||
|Return Wed, Feb 12||Vancouver (YVR)||Guangzhou (CAN)||China Southern Airlines|
Lowest round trip fares by airline from Guangzhou and Vancouver
|China Southern Airlines||CAN||YVR||Sun, Jun 1 - Sun, Jun 15||$1,171|
|Air China||CAN||YVR||Sun, Jun 1 - Sun, Jun 15||$1,276|
|China Eastern Airlines||CAN||YVR||Sun, Jun 1 - Sun, Jun 15||$1,287|
|Air Canada||CAN||YVR||Fri, Dec 27 - Mon, Jan 6||$1,601|
|China Airlines||CAN||YVR||Fri, Dec 27 - Mon, Jan 6||$1,901|
|Philippine Airlines||CAN||YVR||Fri, Dec 27 - Mon, Jan 6||$1,929|
|Korean Air||CAN||YVR||Mon, Dec 16 - Thu, Dec 26||$2,091|
|United Airlines||CAN||YVR||Fri, Dec 27 - Mon, Jan 6||$2,769|
|Cathay Pacific||CAN||YVR||Mon, Dec 16 - Thu, Dec 26||$3,160|
|All Nippon Airways||CAN||YVR||Sun, Jun 1 - Sun, Jun 15||$4,769|
Guangzhou and Vancouver airports and terminals
Airports in Guangzhou, CN
Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (CAN)
Distance from City Center: 19.2 miles
Shenzhen Airport (SZX)
Distance from City Center: 45.9 miles
Hong Kong Airport (HKG)
Distance from City Center: 68.4 miles
Macau Airport (MFM)
Distance from City Center: 69.1 miles
Flight schedule for flights from Guangzhou to Vancouver on Fri, Dec 13, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Shanghai Airlines/China Eastern Airlines||FM9308/MU581||CAN||7:35 AM||YVR||8:10 AM||738/332||16hr 35min|
|China Eastern Airlines/China Eastern Airlines||MU9308/MU581||CAN||7:35 AM||YVR||8:10 AM||738/332||16hr 35min|
|China Southern Airlines||CZ329||CAN||2:00 PM||YVR||9:10 AM||772||11hr 10min|
|Air China/American Airlines||CA6703/AA8436||CAN||9:15 AM||YVR||10:00 AM||763/763||16hr 45min|
|Air China/Japan Airlines||CA6703/JL18||CAN||9:15 AM||YVR||10:00 AM||763/767||16hr 45min|
|China Southern Airlines/American Airlines||CZ385/AA8436||CAN||9:30 AM||YVR||10:00 AM||332/763||16hr 30min|
|China Southern Airlines/Japan Airlines||CZ385/JL18||CAN||9:30 AM||YVR||10:00 AM||332/767||16hr 30min|
|Japan Airlines/American Airlines||JL5026/AA8436||CAN||9:30 AM||YVR||10:00 AM||332/763||16hr 30min|
|Japan Airlines/Japan Airlines||JL5026/JL18||CAN||9:30 AM||YVR||10:00 AM||332/767||16hr 30min|
|All Nippon Airways/American Airlines||NH934/AA8436||CAN||9:15 AM||YVR||10:00 AM||763/763||16hr 45min|
|All Nippon Airways/Japan Airlines||NH934/JL18||CAN||9:15 AM||YVR||10:00 AM||763/767||16hr 45min|
|Air Canada/Air Canada||AC6607/AC6600||CAN||10:30 AM||YVR||10:30 AM||330/330||16hr 0min|
|Air China/Air Canada||CA1330/AC6600||CAN||10:30 AM||YVR||10:30 AM||330/330||16hr 0min|
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