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Vancouver International Airport (YVR)

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Vancouver International Airport is an international airport in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Its IATA code is YVR and is located latitude 49.19 and longitude -123.18 in Canada and operates in PDT time zone.

It has 65 scheduled arrival routes within Canada and 102 international scheduled routes. Vancouver International Airport tipically handles 19,357,514 passengers per year, ranking as the 2nd busiest airport in Canada.

It has 3 runways that allow night landings, and can handle virtually any type of aircraft such as oversized jumbo jets commercial jumbo jets and long haul transport aircraft. It regularly services large turboprop commuters, short and medium haul transport aircraft. It can support single engine aircraft, light twins, most business jets and commuter aircraft.

Airport Information

Latitude 49.19489000
Longitude -123.17923000
City Vancouver
Domestic Departures 64
Domestic Arrivals 65
International Departures 102
International Arrivals 102


Code Length Width Surface Lighted
XX/26A 3500 ft / 1066 m 75 ft / 22 m CON No
08L/26R 9940 ft / 3029 m 200 ft / 60 m CON Yes
08R/26L 11500 ft / 3505 m 200 ft / 60 m ASP Yes
13/31 7300 ft / 2225 m 200 ft / 60 m CON Yes

Most Popular Departures From YVR

Destination Airport
Campbell River Campbell River Airport (YBL)
Calgary Calgary International, Alta. (YYC)
Victoria Victoria International Airport (YYJ)
Kelowna Kelowna International Airport (YLW)
Terrace Northwest Regional Airport Terrace-Kitimat (YXT)
Frankfurt am Main Frankfurt Airport (FRA)
Toronto Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ)
Seoul Incheon International Airport (ICN)
Winnipeg Winnipeg J. A. Richardson International Airport (YWG)
Taipei Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE)

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