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YVR Customs

We arrive at YVR at 7:25 pm on a February Sunday (non Presidents).

I am attempting to calculate, ok guesstimate, which bus departure we could use for transportation to Whistler.

How much time should we budget from arrival to Perimeter Bus departure, considering the retreival of ski bags, customs and immigration?

Is the customs and immigration line slower, longer, or impossible on Sunday evenings?

Thanks.

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1. Re: YVR Customs

Might be a little tough to say without knowing what other flights arrive around the same time as you. I make that trip once a winter usually and it's taken as little as 15 minutes to as long as 2 hours which was the last time I was there in April.

The airport website might have flight time information for all carriers going into YVR. If you are landing at the same time as many other carriers it's more likely you'll wait longer.

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2. Re: YVR Customs

As a guideline allow for 45 minutes to an 75 minute by the time you actually leave the plane to the time you collect your luggage and clear customs.

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