The Heights is located on Hastings Street between Boundary Road and Gamma Avenue in Burnaby. It is situated 15 minutes east of Downtown Vancouver along Hastings Street.

From the Fraser Valley or the North Shore, it is possible to access Hastings Street from Highway 1, exiting at the Hastings Street Exit from either direction.

From Port Moody, Port Coquitlam and Coquitlam areas, use Barnet Highway, which takes you around Burnaby Mountain to Hastings Street.

There is always plenty of free parking along the Heights in the 10 (two-hour) municipal parking lots, and along Hastings Street in off-peak hours. Please be aware that street parking on Hastings St. is affected by the HOV lane on the north side of the street between 6:00 a.m. and 8:30 a.m., and on the south side of the street between 3:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.

Translink Commuters

These buses run regularly through the Heights along Hastings Street:

C1Hastings at Gilmore Ave/Kootenay Loop (Heights community shuttle bus)
C2Capitol Hill/Hastings at Gilmore Ave (Heights and Capitol Hill community shuttle bus)
95B-Line Express between SFU and Burrard Station (Downtown). Limited stops on Hastings.
129Metrotown Station/Edmonds Station (along Hastings from Gilmore to Holdom)
130Metrotown/Hastings/Kootenay Loop* (note, this route also connects to Capilano University between September and April)
160Kootenay Loop/Port Coquitlam Station (via Barnet Hwy, Port Moody, Coquitlam)
N35SFU/Downtown Night Bus. Stops at all local stops.

For detailed information, route maps and schedules visit or call 604-953-3333.


There are bike racks on every block in the Heights. For detailed information on bike routes in Burnaby, please view the City of Burnaby Bike Map.

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