VENUE ACCESS & TRAVEL INFORMATION

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ANVIL CENTRE is conveniently located in the historic cultural district of the City of New Westminster, BC.

Exterior of Anvil Centre


Address:
777 Columbia Street New Westminster, BC V3M 1B6

 

By rapid transit (TransLink)

The Anvil Centre is across the street from New Westminster SkyTrain station.
It takes less than 30-minutes from downtown Vancouver to New Westminster by both the Expo and Millennium Lines.

Visitors arriving from Vancouver International Airport can connect to SkyTrain via the Canada Line at the airport and transfer at Waterfront Station.

 

By bike

The scenic 26-km BC Parkway is a multi-use path that roughly parallels the Expo SkyTrain Line, connecting Surrey City Centre, New Westminster, South Burnaby, and Vancouver. The BC Parkway passes within a block of Anvil Centre.

 

By car

New Westminster is connected to Metro Vancouver’s major highways and roads via three bridges: the Queensborough Bridge (connecting Highway 91 and the East-West Connector), the Patullo Bridge (connecting Surrey’s King George Boulevard), and the new Port Mann Bridge (connecting Highway 1).

Underground Parking at the Anvil Centre is available. There are 7 accessible parking stalls. The size of the accessible parking stall is approximately 13ft x 16ft or 4m x 5.1m.

1 hour: $2.00

2.5 hours: $5.00

6 hours: $6.00

10 hours: $10.00

 

By taxi

The following taxi companies have wheelchair accessible vans. Availability and wait times can vary.

Vancouver Taxi                                  604-871-1111 

Vancouver Black Top Cabs                  604-731-1111 

Vancouver Yellow Cab                        604-681-1111

Richmond Taxi                                   604-272-1111

New Westminster Royal City Taxi         604-526-6666


AIR TRAVEL


(Photo: WestJet airplane)

We are happy to offer the following discount code from Westjet for travel to/from the summit.

Travel discount available from June 10, 2019 to June 25, 2019

5% off         Econo (within Canada)

10% off       EconoFlex and Premium fares (within Canada)

 

2% off         Econo (International)

5% off         EconoFlex and 10% off Premium base fares (International)

Please visit westjet.com/conventions to make a booking online and use the discount code J23TF54.

(When booking through travel agents, use WWW30


TRAIN 


(Photo: Amtrak train)

Amtrak Cascade runs through the beautiful Western Corridor of the Pacific West Coast.

Earlybird booking (14 days prior to the departure date) - 25% off

There are a limited number of seats available at this fare. The sooner participants book travel, the lower the fare they will receive. For more information about border-crossing, accessibility, and bike travel, please visit the rider’s guide on the Amtrak Cascade Website. https://www.amtrakcascades.com/riders-guide


RIDESHARE SERVICE

Poparide is offering all attendees $5 off a ride to/from the Summit.

Click here to book and use the promo code: ATSUMMIT2019


If you have any other requests or questions regarding travel arrangements, please contact us at summit@bccycling.ca.

We also have ticket, travel and accommodation stipends available for those who require financial assistance to attend the Summit. Please email us for more information and an application form at summit@bccycling.ca.


Download this document as a PDF here.

Download this document as a Word file here.

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