The CARHA Hockey World Cup will be hosted in Richmond B.C. but did you know that beautiful Vancouver is just a short sky train away? As all world travelers know, figuring out local transportation in a new city can be a daunting task, especially when trying to organize for an entire hockey team… Fear not, transportation from Richmond to Vancouver has never been easier with the Canada Line Sky Train!
Implemented for the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic Games, the Canada Line is a fast and easy solution to get your entire team from Richmond to Vancouver in 20 minutes flat with no stress or transfers. Also, the Canada Line stations are conveniently placed close to all of the CARHA Hockey World Cup host hotels making your trips to Vancouver fast, easy, and safe! The Sky train is only a 5 minute walk from the Athletes Village at the Sheraton Hotel so grab your teammates and start exploring all that Richmond and Vancouver have to offer.
A hint for first time Canada Line users – Board the Canada Line station closest to your Hotel and get on the train labeled for Vancouver Waterfront Station. Enjoy the sites and surroundings of Richmond before you enter the underground tube and keep an eye out for the Vancouver City Center station. Once you’ve arrived, head upstairs and take in the bright lights of Granville Street and enjoy all the food, bars, shopping, and entertainment Vancouver has to offer!