Transit & Airport Services
TransLink Bus and SkyTrain ServicesRoutes and Schedules
Many of the TransLink bus services, plus SkyTrain's, Expo and Millennium Lines, SeaBus and West Coast Express connect with the new Canada Line rapid transit system which opened August 17, 2009. Existing bus routes have been revised to serve Canada Line stations.
For Information on public transit schedules and routes see www.translink.ca, or call 604-953-3333.
TransLink, the Greater Vancouver Transportation Authority, oversees transportation planning, administration of service contracts with subsidiary companies and contractors, the management of capital projects, financial management and planning, public affairs and supporting business functions.
TransLink's delivers transportation through the following subsidiary companies: Coast Mountain Bus, SeaBus, SkyTrain, Canada Line and West Coast Express.
Maintenance and improvement of the Major Road Network is done in partnership with the municipalities.
The Coast Mountain Bus Company services operate throughout Richmond.
The Canada Line and most of our busses and bus stops are wheelchair accessible. Phone TransLink for information and trip planning.
Wheelchair accessible transportation can also be arranged through HandyDART. You must be registered. If you are a visitor to Richmond, transportation can be arranged well in advance of travel. Call 604-279-7090 for HandyDART information. Call 604-453-4634 for general information on accessible transit, or see: http://www.translink.ca/en/Rider-Guide/Accessible-Transit.aspx
The new rapid transit system named Canada Line, constructed between Vancouver, Richmond Centre and the Airport in Richmond has been completed ahead of schedule and on time for the 2010 Winter Olympics.
More information on construction of the Canada Line is available on our website see Rapid Transit Project.