Whistler Blackcomb (Canada)

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The drive to Whistler from Vancouver

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Transportation Summary:

Closest Airport: YVR
International Airport: YVR
Train: Vancouver to Whistler Station and beyond

Virtual Tours:

Excelerator Peak

Davies Tree Run

Whistler Village

Whistler Weather:

Scenic drive up Hwy 99
Whistler Location:

Whistler-Blackcomb is located about two hours (by car) north of Vancouver or a five hour drive from Seattle. Much of the journey is a scenic ride along the ocean inlet on Highway 99, also known as the "Sea to Sky" highway.

Map of Whistler Blackcomb Canada:

Google Map    Google Streetview of Whistler ski runs

Whistler Blackcomb (mountain base):
British Columbia Canada
Latitude: 50.11367
Longitude: -122.95477

Directions to Whistler Mountain:

Most of the skiers at Whistler drove from Vancouver BC. Transportation and directions from Vancouver to Whistler:

  • From the Vancouver International Airport: (2 hrs)
    • Head south on Grant McConachie Way (3.5 km)
    • Continue on Arthur Laing Bridge (0.2 km)
    • Take the ramp to "Granville St/City Centre" (0.6 km)
    • Merge onto SW Marine Dr (0.2 km)
    • Continue on Granville St (7.8 km)
    • Take the Seymour St/HWY-99 N ramp to BC Ferries/Horseshoe Bay/Whistler (0.3 km)
    • Merge onto Seymour St (1.0 km)
    • Turn left at W Georgia St (2.0 km)
    • Continue on Stanley Park Causeway (2.4 km)
    • Continue on Lions Gate Bridge (1.5 km)
    • Take the exit toward N Vancouver/Capilano Canyon/Grouse Mountain (0.2 km)
    • Merge onto Marine Dr (0.4km)
    • Turn left at Capilano Rd (1.2 km)
    • Slight right onto the Rte 1 W ramp
    • Keep right at the fork to continue toward HWY-1 W/Trans Canada Hwy W and merge onto HWY-1 W/Trans Canada Hwy W (12.6 km)
    • Take the HWY-99 N exit toward Squamish/Whistler (1.4 km)
    • Merge onto Sea to Sky Hwy - Hwy 99 (100 km)
    • Turn left at Blueberry Dr (1.1 km)
    Note: You will pass through the towns of Squamish and Brackendale

Train Vancouver to Whistler: British Columbia Railway: Daily runs from North Vancouver

Bus Vancouver to Whistler:

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