The are 2 different ways across 2 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Richmond to Vancouver. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the public transit out of Richmond - Brighouse towards King Edward, as it is the cheapest to Vancouver. It's common to find tickets for as low as $1. TransLink operates from Richmond to Vancouver, so you book your trip with them! Take TransLink from Richmond to Vancouver, it's your best chance!
TransLink offers limited service between Vancouver and Richmond.We recommend booking the trip to Vancouver about one week in advance. Though you might be able to find and book a ticket from Richmond the day of, it is best to do this earlier as to be sure you have a seat to Vancouver. There is usually no need to book these sort of trips from Richmond to Vancouver in advance. Rideshares should be available on demand all hours of the day. Public transportation prices do not fluctuate like flights. Instead, they're either flat rate or priced by distance traveled. If possible, you can book your tickets via an app or alternatively at the station upon arrival.