Compass Cards and Tickets are available at Compass Retailers, online at compasscard.ca, SkyTrain stations, SeaBus terminals, Tsawwassen and Horseshoe Bay ferry terminals, and select Vancouver London Drugs stores.
Compass Cards are widely available for a $6 refundable deposit. Compass Cards can be used for single fares, Monthly Passes, DayPasses, and Bike Parkade enrollment. Purchase at a Compass Retailer or at one of the following locations:
Compass Vending Machines (CVMs)
located in all SkyTrain, SeaBus, and West Coast Express stations, select London Drugs stores
accepts cash, debit, and credit cards
Concession Cards not available in CVMs
$6 refundable deposit required with purchase
Compass Cards can be purchased and reloaded online, at CVMs, or in person at our Stadium–Chinatown or West Coast Express offices. Please note that online top-ups can take up to two hours to become available, whereas CVM top-ups are available immediately.
Stadium–Chinatown and Waterfront Stations
Tsawwassen and Horseshoe Bay Ferry Terminals
Pre-loaded Compass Cards and Compass DayPasses are available on major BC Ferries routes. Compass DayPasses are also available on these routes.
Wearable Compass Wristbands and Minis, are only available for purchase at the Compass Customer Service Centre at Stadium–Chinatown SkyTrain Station and the West Coast Express Office at Waterfront Station. A $6 refundable deposit applies.
More information on Compass Wearables can be found on our Compass Card page.
Search for the nearest location by viewing the map in fullscreen mode on Google My Maps.
View the text-only list of Compass retailers.
Single-use Compass Tickets and DayPasses can be purchased at any Compass Vending Machine (CVM) location. Tickets and DayPasses purchased from CVMs must be used on the day of travel and will expire at 4 a.m. the next day. DayPass tickets for immediate use or for future use can also be purchased at Compass Retailers.
If you're buying large quantities of tickets, you may be eligible for a discount. For more information on how to bulk purchase tickets visit our Group Travel section on the Compass Card page.
Need a refund? Here's our refund policy.