The letter all non-Canadians should present when they enter Canada, plus complete information on visas and passports: Travel Documents
If you need a visa to travel to Canada, see How to Apply for a Visa.
SIGGRAPH 2011's official air-travel partner, UNIGLOBE Vision Travel, offers discounts of 5-30% on airfares to Vancouver.
Train, boat, auto, and bus travel options in Vancouver:
The Greater Vancouver Visitors and Convention Bureau
The public transit option for easy access to downtown. Travel time: 25 minutes.
Discount Ground Transportation From Vancouver International Airport
All SIGGRAPH 2011 attendees are eligible for a special 10% discount on ground transportation between the airport and conference hotels. To receive the discounted rated, please print this coupon and present it to Aerocar or Aeroshuttle when you arrive in Vancouver: Discount Ground Transportation Coupon
Aerocar provides sedan and limousine service for Vancouver International Airport.
Curbside Service: Cars are available curbside at the airport 24 hours a days with no reservation required. Follow the ground transportation signs to the curbside location outside the domestic and international terminals and mention the promo code: ASPEN 2011. Return reservations must be booked by calling +1.604.298.1000 with the same promo code. The exclusive curbside rates for SIGGRAPH 2011 are:
- Sedan (1-3 passengers): $38.70 plus tax and gratuity
- 6-Person Limousine (1-6 passengers): $45 plus tax and gratuity
- 8 Person Limousine (1-8 passengers): $70 plus tax and gratuity
Meet and Greet Service: A chauffeur will meet you inside the terminal with a sign with your party's name and escort you to a reserved vehicle. Reservations must be made in advance for this level of service. The exclusive meet and greet rates for SIGGRAPH 2011 are:
- Sedan (1-3 passengers): $83.70 plus tax and gratuity
- 6-Person Limousine (1-6 passengers): $90.00 plus tax and gratuity
- 8-Person Limousine (1-8 passengers): $114.30 plus tax and gratuity
Aeroshuttle provides scheduled shuttle service to and from downtown. No reservation is required for this shuttle service. Follow the ground transportation signs to the curbside location outside the domestic and international terminals and mention the promo code: SIGGRAPHVIP2011. Return reservations must be booked by calling 1.877.921.9021 with the same promo code. The exclusive rates for SIGGRAPH 2011 are:
- Adult/Senior One Way: $12.60 (inclusive of tax) + gratuity
- Adult/Senior Round Trip: $22.18 (inclusive of tax) + gratuity