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Location & Access

aerial view of Fraser River docks

Surrey is the largest city in Metro Vancouver, at 317.2 square kilometres. Every year, an average of 2000 new businesses come to Surrey.

These businesses have chosen us as an ideal location for business. We're centrally located in the Lower Mainland, strategically positioned at the trading crossroads of Greater Vancouver, and conveniently bordered with the United States. We're also a gateway to the Pacific Rim.

Our key business advantages

Regional market access: Central location within Metro Vancouver

Asia Pacific market access: Federal, Provincial and City investment into infrastructure, including South Fraser Perimeter Road, which provides improved connection to 2 ports

Port Metro Vancouver and Sea Shipping: Fraser Surrey Docks can accommodate Panamax deep sea vessels, and South Fraser Perimeter Road provides improved connection to Deltaport

US border access: Surrey has two Canada/US border crossings, including Canada’s second busiest commercial border crossing

Transit to Downtown Vancouver: Surrey’s three skytrain stations provide easy access (35 minutes) to downtown Vancouver

Highway and road network: Trans Canada Hwy 1, Hwy 99, Hwy 91 and Hwy 15

Close proximity to 2 international airports: Get to Vancouver International Airport and Abbotsford Airport within 35 minutes

Rail access: Intermodal yard services CP Rail, CN Rail, Burlington Northern & Southern