Travel Information


Directions & Parking

BC Children's Hospital
4480 Oak Street
Vancouver, BC  

The Plastic Surgery Clinic is located on the third floor of the Ambulatory Care Building. This is the glass building across the parking lot from the main entrance to the BC Children's Hospital, beside the Emergency Department.

You can enter the building through Entrance #42, #46 or #21. Take the elevators to the third floor and follow the orange line off of the elevator.

Occupational Therapy/Physiotherapy Department (Room 1D61)

Through the main entrance (#35) of the hospital from the parking lot, walk through the lobby and take the hallway to the right, and then turn down the next hallway on the right.

Due to ongoing site construction, parking is limited. Please allow extra time to find parking. 


The closest hotels are:

Easter Seals House
3981 Oak Street (at 24th Avenue)
Tel 604-736-3475
Reservations are required. 

Park Inn Hotels and Suites
898 West Broadway (at Laurel)
Tel 604-872-8661 or toll free 1-800-285-9260 

Holiday Inn
711 West Broadway (at Heather)
Tel 604-879-0511 or toll free 1-877-660-8550

For further assistance please contact the BC Children’s Hospital Social Work Department – Tel: 604-875-2149 for a list of rooms in private homes or suites in the hospital area.

Funding support for travel expenses

Travel Assistance Program (TAP) (for BC Ferries and select bus, rail and airline)

Your TAP form must be given to you by doctor’s office. You must call in advance to make reservation and obtain a reservation number. You must provide the original form with the reservation number on it to the travel provider at the time of travel.

Hope Air

Available from select airlines and on stand-by only. You must apply by phone (1-877-346-4673) or online at

BC Family Residence Program

Visit the BC Family Residence Program website for more information.