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Bikes on Transit

You can take your bike almost everywhere with you on transit. Whether you're commuting to work, or cycling around Stanley Park and then bus it back home, transit can help you, and your bike, go further.

Bike lockers are available for rent at various stations and exchanges throughout Metro Vancouver.

Bus

  • maximum of two bikes per bus
  • to fit in the rack, bikes must have a minimum wheel diameter of 40 cm (16")
  • never use a personal lock and/or chain to secure your bike to the bus rack
  • electric bikes are not allowed on buses

SkyTrain

  • Canada Line: maximum of one bike per car; bikes are allowed all hours in all directions
  • Expo and Millennium Line: maximum of two bikes per car; limited use during rush hour times
  • bikes must be less than 185 cm (73") long

Times Allowed

Canada Line:

All hours in all directions. While bikes are allowed on the Canada Line all the time, remember that you may not be able to load your bike during peak rush hours.

Expo Line:

All hours except during the following:

Time Restricted Direction

Morning
7 to 9 a.m.
Mon. to Fri.

When travelling towards downtown Vancouver; from Columbia and King George stations towards Waterfront Station.

Evening
4 to 6 p.m.
Mon. to Fri.

When travelling away from downtown Vancouver; from Waterfront Station towards Columbia and King George stations.

At this time, bikes are allowed at all times between Production Way–University and Columbia stations on the Expo Line only (subject to change based on traffic volumes).

Millennium Line:

All hours except during the following:

Time Restricted Direction

Morning
7 to 9 a.m.
Mon. to Fri.

When travelling towards Vancouver; from Lafarge Lake–Douglas and Lougheed stations towards VCC–Clark Station;

Evening
4 to 6 p.m.
Mon. to Fri.

When travelling away from Vancouver; from VCC–Clark Station towards Lougheed and Lafarge Lake–Douglas stations.

SkyTrain staff may, at any time, direct customers with bikes to refrain from boarding trains with their bikes during heavy crowding conditions and ask that they wait until crowds subside.

SeaBus

  • maximum of six bikes per sailing
  • bikes must be less than 185 cm (73") long
  • trailers or other obtrusive attachments are not allowed

West Coast Express

  • maximum two bikes per car

For details about taking your bike on any mode of transit, or to apply to rent a bike locker, check out the Bikes on Transit section on the full site.

We've partnered with HUB Cycling and Mobi by Shaw Go

We've partnered with Hub Cycling and Mobi by Shaw Go. Mobi is offering a free Day Pass so you can cycle for part of your commute.

Use the promo code biketotransit to redeem a free 24 hour pass at www.mobibikes.ca and get cycling.

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