Travel Advisories

Gradual Return to Service

Scheduled Flights 

As we continue to see reduced demand for air travel, we’ve published adjusted schedules with reduced capacity and frequency. Customers can view the details of our adjusted scheduled service below:

We will continue to monitor demand throughout our network and continue to publish schedule changes in advance of travel in an effort to provide customers with a reliable schedule to book with confidence and make travel plans accordingly.

We are also offering customers who have booked on or before May 2, 2020 for travel anytime to allow changes to their reservation without penalty (changes to reservations must be made at least 72 hours prior to scheduled departure time). To learn more, click here.

Cargo Service 

We offer cargo service to the following destinations in our network:

  • Vancouver
  • Victoria
  • Powell River
  • Bella Coola
  • Bella Bella*
  • Masset
  • Trail
  • Williams Lake
  • Cranbrook
  • Comox
  • Campbell River
  • Port Hardy
  • Prince George
  • Tofino

To learn more about our cargo rates and service levels click here.

*At this time Pacific Coastal Airlines has not yet resumed scheduled passenger service to Bella Bella. We are able to provide cargo service to Bella Bella in partnership with Wilderness Seaplanes where cargo is transferred in Port Hardy. To learn more about this service please contact our cargo call centre at 1-855-615-1381.

Private Charter Service 

We continue to offer private charter services throughout British Columbia to move passengers and goods. To inquire about rates and service click here or contact us at 604-227-5269 or

YVR South Terminal Shuttle Service

Please note that effective Wednesday, September 30, 2020, the YVR South Terminal shuttle resumed operations. YVR will be operating their hybrid buses and the addition of a new stop at the floatplane dock. The service will run every 30 minutes and updates can be found on YVR’s website.

The full schedule is available at the pick-up locations. The pick-up times vary by day with a frequency of every 30 minutes. The stops include the International Terminal, Domestic Terminal, South Terminal and Float Plane Dock.

At YVR’s Main Terminal, there are two shuttle pick-up areas:

  • The International Terminal pick-up is on Level 3, adjacent to the US transborder check-in area
  • The Domestic Terminal pick-up area is on Level 3, adjacent to the Domestic check-in area

To ensure the health and safety of all customers, YVR will be adding a number of COVID-19 measures including:

  • 50% capacity to ensure adequate space for physical distancing
  • Asking that face coverings be worn at all times while on the bus
  • Plexiglass between the driver and customers as an additional layer of prevention
  • Hand sanitizer available at the shuttle stops
  • The bus is wheelchair accessible

This page was last updated on November 3, 2020.

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