Richmond is located directly south of the city of Vancouver on a group of 17 islands. Three bridges connect Vancouver to Richmond.
There are a number of transportation options available for visitors wanting to get to and around the city.
Car Travel, Taxis and Rentals
By car or bus, it takes about 20 minutes to reach Richmond from downtown Vancouver.
Taxis and rental cars are available at the aiport. Multiple cab companies serve Richmond, and major car rental agencies can also be found elsewhere in the city.
Visitors arriving from the United States by car can follow Highway 99 (the Interstate 5 in the US) straight into Richmond. Take the George Massey Tunnel under the Fraser River.
Transportation Service Providers