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The Pacific Central Station

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Address: Pacific Central Station 1150 Station St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6A 4C7, Canada
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Amtrack needs to catch up. The staff at this station were great. There is an A&W and a Subway and newstand which is nice. Our train had no wifi so beware and it was super old.

Reviewed 1 week ago
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maryland
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43 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amtrack needs to catch up. The staff at this station were great. There is an A&W and a Subway and newstand which is nice. Our train had no wifi so beware and it was super old.

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As has been written by others, this is a must trip. My wife and I have today taken the train from Everette to Vancouver and could not praise the 4-hour journey enough. The guard was funny and very helpful, we got to see numerous bald eagles along the shoreline as well as spectacular views.

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At the edge of Chinatown and Main Street, the station is a must see even if you are not a passenger! The architecture is amazing and it served as a set to many movies: check its distribution at the first X-man movie when Loagan tries to find Rouge.

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 221 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I think the building is probably the same inside as it was sixty years ago and has a great retro feel when you are waiting for the Canadian train to arrive. The seats look most uncomfortable, but in reality are pretty good, not that I would want to spend hours in them. Washrooms, for customers only, were clean and handy.... More 

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Edmonds, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This old restored railroad station built in 1919 now serving both train and bus is with in walking distance of china town and right next to the sky train system,for easy travel to many parts of the greater Vancouver area.It offers Amtrack service to the US.I love train travel and it offers some great view along the way,but i like... More 

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Surrey, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I booked what I thought was a round trip train ride from Vancouver to Seattle, only to arrive in Vancouver to find out I was going by bus. Trains only run early in the morning and again late at night, however, the website does not show this clearly. I made sure that my trip back was on the train. It... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017

A great old railroad station built in 1919 and has been restored and offers bus and train service and Amtrak service to Seattle..Since i was a boy in London England and was given a American train set with the observation cars i have all way wanted to ride on one so when i had to drive a BMW car to... More 

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United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 April 2017

It is a train station, you actually go through immigration pre clearance if you were to go to Seattle for example on the train. Even early in the morning the lines were long because of this. We arrived early to catch the Megabus to Seattle. There were a few shops, got wifi and the staff were nice enough to direct... More 

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Golden, British Columbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

This station is now used for bus services and is central to about every place in Vancouver. The heritage is unique inside and out.The foliage and well kept lawns make this a historical must see when in Vancouver!

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Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We went from Vancouver to Seattle. The ride was great and the station was very clean. It had a little confectioners that came handy.

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