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:

C1        Hastings at Gilmore Street/Kootenay Loop

C2        Capital Hill/Hastings at Gilmore Street

129      Metrotown Station/Edmonds Station

130      Metrotown/Hastings/Kootenay Loop

135      SFU/Hastings Street/Burrard Station (Downtown)

N35      Downtown/SFU Nightbus

For more 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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