Vancouver - YVR

Sales office

Freight reservations

Telephone: 1 800 227 0290 or +1 310 665 2280
Fax: 1 310 665 2201
Email: qffreightusa@qantas.com.au
SITA: LAXFSQF

Ground handling

Swissport Cargo Services

4840 Miller Road 
Richmond BC Canada V7B 1K7
Telephone: +1 604 273 8856
Fax: 604 273 0004
SITA: YVRFHKL or YVRCS8X
Email: reto.wiedeskehr@swissport-ca.com

Business hours

Business hours for Vancouver freight holding
  Weekdays Weekends Holidays
Reservations³
06:00 to 17;00¹
07:00 to 16:00¹
08:00 to 16:00¹ ²
Handling agent 05:30 to 23:59
Saturday - 05:30 to 23:59
Sunday - 08:30 to 23:59
08:30 to 23:59
Customs 09:00 to 16:00 By prior arrangement By prior arrangement
Quarantine 07:30 to 17:00 By prior arrangement By prior arrangement

1 Pacific Time
2 Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas & New Year’s Day
3 After-hours calls transferred to Australian Reservations Unit. Refer to Australian Ports for business hours

Facilities

  • Livestock handling
  • Coolroom
  • Re-icing
  • Safe

Cut-off times

Freight collection and lodgement times at Vancouver airport.
  Cut-off for export lodgement Import documents available for collection Import freight available for collection
Loose shipments Preloaded units Loose shipments
Preloaded units
Loose shipments
Preloaded units
QF cargo
4 hours 2 hours 1.5 hours 1.5 hours 4 hours 2 hours
Express/QFF 2 hours - 1.5 hours 1.5 hours 1.5 hours 1.5 hours
Express/ OBC/UCB
2 hours
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1.5 hours 1 .5 hours 1.5 hours 1.5 hours
QF mail
2 hours
2 hours
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