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Ride App Services at YVR

Ride App services have arrived at YVR. We are committed to providing our passengers with reliable and diverse transportation options. Lyft and Uber are both authorized providers of Ride App services at YVR. This page provides key information for Ride App users, including FAQs and links for further information.

For information about the other various options to get to and from YVR, click here.  

Getting Picked Up at YVR

For the safety, security and efficiency of our operations, Ride App services at YVR are highly regulated. To ensure we deliver on our commitment to provide an exceptional airport experience for our customers, there are three pick up areas:

  • International Arrivals, Level 2
  • Domestic Arrivals, Level 2
  • South Terminal  

Getting Dropped Off at YVR

Similar to public and taxi drop off, there is no designated area for Ride App services at YVR. Drivers are welcome to find space within the permitted unloading areas on the curb on level 3.  

FAQs

1. How do I request a ride?

To request a ride, please download the app of the desired operator on the App store or Google play. Lyft and Uber are both authorized providers of Ride App services at YVR. Directions are then available in the app. 

2. Where are the airport pick up areas?

There are three pick up areas at YVR:

  • International Arrivals, Level 2
  • Domestic Arrivals, Level 2
  • South Terminal 

Please follow the Ride App symbol and directional signage in the airport.  

3. Can I pre-book my ride?

Please reach out to Lyft and/or Uber to understand their pre-booking policy. 

4. When should I request a ride?

Ride App drivers have a dedicated waiting area at YVR, which is a short distance from the terminal. Please wait to collect your luggage before requesting a ride. 

5. What ride types/vehicle types are available at YVR?

You’ll see all available ride types/vehicle types in the app when selecting a ride.

6. What is the pricing structure?

The price varies by service provider, time of day and location. Price estimates are provided in the app when you input your destination.   

7. On my return to the airport, where are the drop off areas?

Similar to public and taxi drop off, there is no designated drop off area for Ride App services at YVR. Drivers must find space within the permitted unloading areas on the curb on level 3.  

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