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West Coast Departures Honolulu, Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, San Francisco, Vancouver
Your money is very welcome in Vancouver. You don't have to bring Canadian money with you.
Here's some info for you from the Airport page:
Getting to and from Vancouver International Airport
Vancouver International Airport (YVR) is located on an island west of the city of Richmond , to the south of Vancouver .
Downtown Vancouver is about 30 minutes drive away, longer during peak traffic periods.
The airport is accessible by car (pick-up and drop-off or short-stay parking and long-stay parking options). Taxi services are available, limousines, city bus services and the YVR airporter bus. Taxi from Vancouver Airport
The YVR Airporter express bus service links the airport and hotels in downtown Vancouver . Reservations are not required.
Fare prices (available from hotels or the bus driver):
One Way / Round Trip
Adult $12.00 / $18.00
Child 5 to 12 years $5.00 / $10.00
Senior $9.00 / $17.00
Family of 2 Adults and 2 Children 16 years and under $24.00 / $36.00
Telephone 1-800-668-3141 Limousines from Vancouver airport
You don't HAVE to have Canadian dollars - everyone will take your US dollars but be aware that you will get change in Canadian and not the correct exchange rate. You can easily get CDN$$ at an ATM at the airport.
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