Grant McConachie Way

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Grant McConachie Way
Grant McConachie Way highlighted in red.
Maintained by the Vancouver Airport Authority
Length 3.7 km (2.3 mi)
Location Richmond, Vancouver
West end Vancouver International Airport Terminal in Richmond
East end Oak Street in Vancouver
Inauguration 1960s
Aerial photograph eastern portion of Grant McConachie Way.

Grant McConachie Way is a three-to-six lane expressway in Richmond and Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Named for aviator Grant McConachie, it is the primary access road into Vancouver International Airport on Sea Island. It is also one of the three roads entering Vancouver from the south, along with Knight Street and Oak Street. Upon entering Vancouver, the road becomes Southwest Marine Drive.

The road crosses the Arthur Laing Bridge over the North Arm Fraser River. Its east-west alignment on Sea Island between the Arthur Laing Bridge and the airport is closely paralleled by SkyTrain's Canada Line.

Exit list[edit]

The entirety of the route is in Metro Vancouver.

Location km mi Destinations Notes
City of Richmond YVR Domestic Terminal
YVR International Terminal
Splits into upper level for departures, lower level for arrivals
To YVR parking Westbound exit, eastbound entrance
Return to terminal Eastbound exit only
North Service Road Access At-grade
Miller Road Access At-grade
Templeton Street to Russ Baker Way south At-grade, used as eastbound access to Russ Baker Way south
Sea Island Way to Highway 99 South, Downtown Richmond Eastbound exit only
Russ Baker Way south to YVR South Terminal and Downtown Richmond Westbound exit only
Arthur Laing Bridge over the North Arm Fraser River
City of Vancouver Highway 99 north (Oak Street) At-grade, access to northbound only
SW Marine Drive westbound to Granville Street, Downtown Vancouver
Continues as the arterial SW Marine Drive eastbound to New Westminster
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Route map: Google

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