International flight to Canada - connecting through Vancouver

Follow the “Welcome to Vancouver” signs to Canada Customs and Immigration.
Have all documentation in hand and ensure all applicable forms have been completed.
If your connection is within 90 minutes, please proceed to the Domestic Connections line.

Claim checked baggage immediately following passport inspection.
Clear Canada Customs with checked baggage.
Follow the “Domestic Connections” signage.

Proceed to the Air Canada connection baggage belt to drop off checked baggage.

Follow the “Domestic Connections” sign and take  the  elevator to level 4.
Follow the “Domestic Connections” sign and proceed through Pre-board Screening.

Take the escalator or elevator to level 3 Departures, and proceed to your gate.
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Download the printable "Getting Around" [PDF] brochure which contains directions for all types of connections within this airport.