Directions

Simon Fraser University is located on the summit of Burnaby Mountain in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada.

Simon Fraser University
8888 University Drive
Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6
Canada


Arriving by Vehicle

You can also use Mapquest for driving directions and maps.

From the South (Canada/US Border):
  • I-5 going north – take exit 275 to 543 North / Pacific (Truck/Commercial) Border Crossing.
  • Follow 176th Street (Highway 15). Take Trans-Canada Highway (Highway 1) going west.
  • Continue on hwy 1 West until you reach the Gaglardi Exit (Exit 37). Follow Gaglardi Way straight (all the way up the mountain, straight until the stoplights with the SFU sign).
  • Continue to go straight (northbound) on Gaglardi Way and follow the road as it enters the campus.
  • Stay in the right lane and when you get to the roundabout/traffic circle, exit right to stay on Gaglardi Way.
  • Terry Fox Field will be on you left.
From Horseshoe Bay Terminal
  • Ferries unload onto Highway 1 East.
  • Continue on hwy 1 East until you reach the Gaglardi Exit (Exit 37). Follow Gaglardi Way straight (all the way up the mountain, straight until the stoplights with the SFU sign).
  • Continue to go straight (northbound) on Gaglardi Way and follow the road as it enters the campus.
  • Stay in the right lane and when you get to the roundabout/traffic circle, exit right to stay on Gaglardi Way.
  • Terry Fox Field will be on you left.
From Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal
  • Ferry disembarks onto Hwy 17.
  • Follow Hwy 17 to the exit for Hwy 99. Take Hwy 99 south/eastbound to Surrey and Seattle.
  • Follow Hwy 99 East until it intercepts Hwy 91.
  • Exit onto Hwy 91 northbound to New Westminster.
  • Follow Hwy 91 north over the Alex Fraser Bridge.
  • Once over the Bridge follow Hwy 91A to New Westminster.
  • Keep in the right lane of Hwy 91A as it continues over the Queensborough Bridge.
  • Stay in the right lane and exit onto Stewardson Way.
  • Follow Stewardson Way through New Westminster   switching to the left lane to continue as it becomes Columbia St.
  • Columbia St. becomes North Rd as you enter Burnaby.
  • Follow E. Columbia St./North Rd. to Lougheed Highway.
  • Turn left onto Lougheed Highway.
  • Turn right onto Gaglardi Way. Signs will indicate you are on  the correct route for Simon Fraser University.
  • Follow Gaglardi Way straight (all the way up the mountain, straight until the stoplights with the SFU sign).
  • Continue to go straight (northbound) on Gaglardi Way and follow the road as it enters the campus.
  • Stay in the right lane and when you get to the roundabout/traffic circle, exit right to stay on Gaglardi Way.
  • Terry Fox Field will be on you left.
From Vancouver International Airport (YVR)
  • Take the main road out of the airport following signs to Vancouver/New Westminster and proceed over the Arthur Laing Bridge. Follow the signs to Marine Drive (East).
  • Continue on Marine Drive until you reach Boundary Road.
  • Turn left and head North on Boundary Road.
  • Turn right onto Hastings St.
  • Follow Hastings St. East watching for signs directing traffic to SFU.
  • Stay in the right lane as Hastings St. forks. Hastings St. becomes Burnaby Mountain Parkway as it heads up Burnaby Mountain to the University.
  • Follow Burnaby Mountain Parkway straight (all the way up the mountain, straight until the stoplights with the SFU sign).
  • Make a left on Gaglardi Way and follow the road as it enters the campus.
  • Continue to go straight (northbound) on Gaglardi Way and follow the road as it enters the campus.
  • Stay in the right lane and when you get to the roundabout/traffic circle, exit right to stay on Gaglardi Way.
  • Terry Fox Field will be on you left.

Parking

Twenty-minute courtesy parking is available for drop-off and pick-up in the Visitor Parkade (VP on Map) adjacent to the gym. Extended parking is also available in the Visitors Parkade for $3.25 an hour.


Arriving By Transit

From Horseshoe Bay Terminal
  • BC Translink buses stop outside the foot passenger arrivals terminal.
  • Take bus 257 VANCOUVER EXPRESS to the intersection of Georgia and Burrard
  • Walk back down Georgia to Burrard St and turn right on Burrard. Walk straight along Burrard to 95 SFU/Burrard Stn bus stop (just before Burrard and Dunsmuir)
  • Take the 95 SFU/Burrard Stn.
  • Get off the bus at Transportation Centre.
From Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal
  • BC Translink buses stop outside the foot passenger arrivals terminal.
  • Take Bus 620 Tsawwassen Ferry/Bridgeport Stn towards 620 Bridgeport Stn Via Ladner Exchange
  • Bridgeport Stn Bay 1- Walk to Bridgeport Stn Northbound
  • Bridgeport Stn Northbound- 980 Canada Line Skytrain– Platform sign CANADA LINE TO WATERFRONT
  • Get off at Waterfront Station, walk to Eastbound W Hastings St Bus Stop (near Granville St)
  • Bus- 95 SFU/Burrard Stn towards 95 SFU
  • Get off the bus at Transportation Center.
From Vancouver International Airport (YVR)
  • Visit translink website
  • Walk to YVR Station Eastbound
  • Take 980 Canada Line Skytrain- platform sign CANADA LINE TO WATERFRONT
  • Get off at Waterfront Station, walk to Eastbound W Hastings St Bus Stop (near Granville St)
  • Bus- 95 SFU/Burrard Stn towards 95 SFU
  • Get off the bus at Transportation Center.