Getting to Whistler

Pacific Coach

SEG 2013 has arranged a discounted Conference Rate with Pacific Coach for transfers between Vancouver International Airport or Downtown Vancouver and Whistler.

Please make sure to state “SEG2013” as the promotion code when booking your transportation to obtain a conference discount of 15% on the regular rates. You may use any of the following options for booking your transportation:

Online: and use SEG2013 as promo code
Email: and request the SEG2013 conference discount
Phone: 604-662-7575 or +1 800-661-1725 and request the SEG2013 conference discount
Fax: 604.681.4634 and request the SEG2013 conference discount

Please visit the Pacific Coach website to obtain complete information about the regular rates and schedules.

Pacific Coach offers comfortable coaches with free Wi-Fi and washrooms on board.

Please note that the offer is subject to availability and valid for transportation between September 19 – October 1, 2013. Book your transportation early to take advantage of the conference rate!





Your trip will be smoother than ever on the recently upgraded Sea to Sky Highway (Highway 99) from Vancouver to Whistler. The state-of-the-art highway features improved sight lines, 80 km of new passing lanes, wider shoulders, median barriers, and improved intersections, not to mention amazing views from all angles. Make sure you stop at some of the scenic look-outs for photos and fresh mountain air.

If travelling from the USA, visit the Canada Border Services Agency for official border information. A handy website describing border crossing information is

Public Transportation

There are a number of coach bus options to get you from the Airport or downtown Vancouver to Whistler:


Perimeter Bus


Whistler Glacier Group


More commercial airlines than ever are flying into Vancouver International Airport every day, with express airport shuttles departing frequently and delivering you right to Whistler. If you prefer to fly into Whistler from the airport, helicopters and float planes provide direct service to the resort (weather dependent). You may also choose to rent a car or hire a chartered vehicle. Please visit Tourism Whistler for more information.


Take the train and discover the dramatic beauty of the mountains and ocean from a unique perspective. The Amtrak Cascades train provides service from Seattle or Oregon to Vancouver, with the final leg to Whistler completed by bus. Amtrak Cascades trains feature a special technology that uses gravity to tilt through curves, ensuring the smoothest ride possible. They are built for speed and comfort, travelling at top speed of 79 mph (127 km/hour). Visit Tourism Whistler for more information.