Transportation & Maps
Located 72km/43mi east of Vancouver on Hwy 1 - and a three-hour drive from Seattle, Abbotsford lies in the heart of the Fraser Valley.
It is home to Abbotsford International Airport and, with the Canada/US border only 5km/3mi from Historic Downtown, cross border travel is easy. The Sumas crossing connects directly with TransCanada Hwy 1.
There is a smaller, commercial border crossing at Aldergrove/Lynden in Whatcom County; however it is only open 8am-midnight.
Car & Travel & Rentals
Driving is the most practical way to explore Abbotsford. It is also one of best options for exploring the area, especially along various scenic driving routes. Car rental agencies such as Avis and Budge are located at the airport and downtown. RV rentals are available through A&G RV Rentals or Four Seasons RV Rentals.