Nestled in the beautiful Fraser Valley, Abbotsford is a stunning city for year-round gold and outdoor adventures on the Sumas Mountain. Known for its fresh produce, delicious food, flavoursome beer and aromatic wine, it is the perfect place to be. Fly with Swoop to the most well-known event is the annual Abbotsford International Airshow during the second week of August. If you’re looking for a city experience, Abbotsford is a short one-hour drive away from Vancouver, the third largest city in Canada.
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If you want to take public transit, you can hop on a Central Fraser Valley Transit bus, which will take you around Abbotsford and connect you to Langley, Mission and Chilliwack. In Langley, you can also connect to Translink service to Metro Vancouver. You can also rent a car from the Abbotsford International Airport and hit the open road! If you're the 'sharing is caring' type, check out carpooling options through Poparide, an independently operated intercity carpooling platform that offers an affordable and convenient way to get to and from Abbotsford and many other cities across Canada.
Downtown Vancouver is about an hour drive from YXX, and there are lots of options for how to get there! Options include carpooling, shuttle services, taxis and rideshares and buses. For more details, you can check out the Abbotsford Airport website.
Make sure to do your research before you travel! Sites such as Expedia and TripAdvisor will show you where to stay and eat to get the most bang for your buck, and you can look up free events on the Tourism Abbotsford event calendar.
Many people don’t know this, but “Hollywood North” is alive and well in the Fraser Valley! Many popular TV shows and movies were filmed there, including Twilight, The X-Files, Riverdale and Planet of the Apes. You can even find a roadtrip itinerary on the Scenic 7 website and check out the locations for all your favourite films IRL!