Sleeping in Airports

Plaza Premium Lounge (International)
Vancouver Airport

Got a long long layover at Vancouver Airport? Visit the Plaza Premium Lounge for a sleek, relaxing way to pass the time. Entry includes food and drinks, WiFi, showers, napping facilities, and TVs and magazines in a comfortable, well-designed space. Private rooms and spa services are available for an additional fee. This lounge is open to all travellers on international flights, regardless of your airline or flight class, so even us economy class flyers are welcome. To gain entry, pre-book a lounge pass, use your lounge membership program or pay at the door. Below, you’ll find helpful details such as lounge location, hours, services, and lounge access for economy class travellers.

Lounge Location

Vancouver Airport, International Terminal, Airside, Departures Level 3.

Important: Accessible to passengers on International departure flights only. This lounge is not accessible to passengers traveling on transborder US – Canada flights.

Services & Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Beverages (alcohol) ($)
  • Beverages (non-alcoholic)
  • Disabled Access
  • Fax
  • Flight Information Monitor
  • Food (buffet style)
  • Internet/WiFi
  • Napping Facility ($)
  • Newspapers/Magazines
  • Showers
  • Telephone
  • Television


The lounge is open 8:30AM – 12:00AM (Mon – Fri) • 6:30AM – 12:00AM (Sat & Sun).

Lounge Access & Rates

Pay at the door

When space is available, this lounge accepts guests at the door. The walk-in rates are:

  • 2 Hour lounge use = CA$56 + tax
  • 3 Hour lounge use = CA$68+ tax
  • 6 Hour lounge use = CA$89 + tax
  • Nap room including shower with amenities = CA$70 (3 hours) and CA$110 (6 hours).

Membership Programs

» Qantas Club – If you travel frequently on Qantas Airlines, you may want to look into purchasing an annual membership that will give you access to this and other lounges in the Qantas Airlines network. Rates from: A$540 (Australia), NZD$600 (New Zealand) and A$410 (Rest of the World).

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