Getting to Whistler

airport transfers to whistler

Getting to Whistler

Book Your Transport to Whistler Through Whistler Reservations

Accessing Whistler is a breeze with our our Airport Transfer partners. If arriving by car or shared scheduled bus, the breathtaking journey up the Sea to Sky highway will be an experience in itself. Here are some of our recommended options to choose from:

Whistler Shuttle offers a prompt and frequent service direct to your accommodation here in Whistler. You can be assured of a safe and courteous journey, benefitting from deeply discounted rates exclusive to our clients.

Trip Type (per person)
Adult (13+)
Child (6-12)
One Way

You will arrive in style via sedan, luxury SUV, sprinter van or 24 person limo bus. Great for groups and surprisingly inexpensive. You will arrive to your lodging relaxed in your chauffeur-driven vehicle.

Whistler Private Airport Transfers offer a more convenient way of arriving in Resort.  Your personal driver will meet and greet you in the arrivals lounge of Vancouver Airport or your Downtown Hotel.  Arrive in comfort and style directly to your chosen Whistler accommodation with no fuss or worries about bus schedules. When there are 5 or more persons, this method of travel also ensures the best value for money.

Your driver will ensure a relaxed and informative journey along the breathtaking Sea to Sky Highway. If you require a Grocery stop on route – no problem, a 15 minute stop is complimentary.

Whistler Private Airport Transfers provide an impeccably maintained fleet of Luxury Sedans, SUVs and Mercedes Passenger vans.  For larger groups, we provide luxury Limo buses for up to 24 persons.  Most vehicles are equipped with ski racks and can be chartered 24 hours a day.

Whistler Private Airport Transfer Rates

Each vehicle boasts comfortable leather seating, privacy windows, luggage & golf /ski storage and quality sound & entertainment systems.  Complimentary bottled water is provided for your group’s enjoyment. A Complimentary 15 Minute Grocery stop is included.

Luxury SUV
Sprinter Van
Odyssey Bus
Whistler (One Way) $CAD
Whistler (Roundtrip) $CAD
Max Persons
  • Complimentary child seats or booster seats can be provided.
  • 15% driver’s gratuity is included in pricing.
  • ($10 – $20 airport Government fee applies depending on vehicle type)
  • Additional stops (ie, sightseeing, meals, shopping) are charged at $ 95.00/ hour. 15 mins Free.

Your driver will help you with any questions you may have about your Whistler holiday destination. We thoroughly recommend the services of Whistler Private Airport Transfers to complete your vacation.

Call Whistler Central Reservations friendly resort experts to advise on the best deal for your group.

TOLL FREE – 1 877 932 2280

Whistler Air offers a scheduled service for Whistler Reservations clients to take in our beautiful scenery from the air. Arrive on the stunning Green Lake, Whistler from downtown Vancouver. A shuttle bus will take you to your accommodation.

In the warm summer months, Whistler Air (operated by Harbour Air) provides a fast effective Float Plane Shuttle Service to and from downtown Vancouver.

Enjoy spectacular alpine scenery as you take off from pristine Green Lake Whistler heading south along the Howe Sound seaboard. In just 45 minutes you will be touching down in Vancouver Harbour. The glitz and glamour of downtown Vancouver will be at your doorstep, world renowned Hotels are within a moments walk.

There are four scheduled Harbour Air Shuttle services each day through the summer, two southbound and two northbound.

  • Cost: $205 Inclusive of Taxes one way 
  • From Vancouver to Whistler: 11.40 am
  • From Whistler to Vancouver:  12.45 pm and 6.00 pm

To make Reservations for Whistler Air Shuttle Service, please call our Central Reservations team on 1-877-932­-2280

Further Important Information

The maximum weight limit per passenger for luggage aboard our aircraft is 11.5kgs or 25lbs. This weight is guaranteed on regular baggage only. Golf clubs, bicycles and other various sporting equipment is not guaranteed regardless of weight. There are no additional costs associated with over weight baggage. Any baggage left behind will be transported on the next available flight.

Shuttle Transport
Whistler Air offers complimentary shuttle service between Whistler Village and our floatplane base, which is 3.5kms north of the Village. We pick up passengers 15 minutes prior to all scenic flights, and 30 minutes prior to all scheduled service flights at the Gondola Transit Exchange – a central location within Whistler Village. Special requests for a different pick-up location within the Village can be arranged.

The Harbour Air Group has complimentary shuttle service in Downtown Vancouver and Victoria. These shuttles make scheduled stops around their respective areas.

Children between the ages of 2 and 11 years will fly at a half price rate. 0 to 23 months are free of charge.

All flights are subject to change or cancellation due to weather conditions and alternative transportation will be provided if requested. There are no charges associated with flights cancelled due to inclement weather. It is up to the discretion of the pilot as to suitable flying conditions.

Please note! Only shuttles and chartered vehicles to and from Vancouver and Vancouver Airport are bookable online. For other methods of transport, please call 1-877-932-2280.


Getting Around Whistler

Once you arrive in Whistler, getting around the village is very easy.  The Restaurants and Shopping areas are all serviced by Pedestrian walkways. There are valley trail systems that can get you quickly and conveniently to most Whistler Attractions.  The village provides an excellent free shuttle for the Upper and Main Village, and if you aren’t staying in a slopeside or village centre accommodation, the local BC transit is available for a nominal fee. There are also taxi services available if you prefer, as well as plenty of parking for those who would rather be autonomous and drive their own vehicle. 

The resort is well serviced by two prompt Taxi firms. There is also a central Taxi depot based from the main Whistler Visitors Centre. For 24 hour service, you can call Whistler Taxis at 604 938 3333 or Resort Cabs at 604 938 1515.
There are various parking lots situated conveniently throughout the resort. The parking for Skiers is known as “the day lot” and is situated a two-minute walk from both mountain bases and the village centre. Marketplace shopping centre offers free 1-hour parking for those needing to stock up on groceries or other amenities.

The free bus services are for Route 4 Marketplace (winter), Route 5 Upper Village (year-round), and Route 8 Lost Lake (summer). You can find more information on these, as well as the paid routes here:

Whistler is proudly a pedestrian resort, with a paved valley trail linking parks, lakes, neighbourhoods, and the village together. You can access the Valley Trail network map here.  The Main and Upper Village are linked together via pathways and make for a pleasant experience as you explore all the town has to offer. If you are staying in the main village, you can use this map to guide yourself around. For Creekside, check out this detailed map



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