For the remainder of 2021, Granville Island is following the winter and summer evening portion of its 2020 Tour Bus Policy. Tour buses are not required to purchase a Day Permit to enter the Island. There is limited bus parking available in the inside two lanes for $10/hour on a first come, first serve basis. The outside bus lane is reserved for pick-up/drop-off and stopped buses will be required to move after 15 minutes.
For more information on tour bus parking in Vancouver, please visit the City of Vancouver’s website: https://vancouver.ca/streets-transportation/tour-bus-parking.aspx
For more information about the policy and purchasing details, see the attachment below.
We respectively ask bus drivers to try to avoid taking up valuable parking spaces from in front of local businesses or blocking visibility to store fronts.
Please do not idle engines for longer than three minutes.
HandyDART pick-up and drop-off is located on Johnston St at the corner of Johnston St and Anderson Streets, just east of the Public Market. No other pick-up and drop-off is permitted at this location without prior approval from CMHC.
Tour Van Policy
Starting June 1, 2019, tour vans entering Granville Island must park in the extra-long vehicle parking in the outdoor lot off Old Bridge Street. For more information about the policy and purchasing details, see the attachment below.