Terrace is directly accessible by highway, air, rail and bus services. It is an easy flight (1.5 hours) from Vancouver and the local airport has recently been upgraded. The nearest major centre is Prince George, 557 km (approx. 6.5 hours) away. Vancouver is 1,355 km (16 hours) away, by road.
The nearest major airport, Northwest Regional Airport, offers daily flights to Vancouver, Kelowna, Victoria, Prince George and Prince Rupert and is serviced by Air Canada, Hawkair, Central Mountain Air, and West Jet.
Greyhound offers bus service to Terrace. Please check online for current fares and detailed schedules.
National Car and Truck Rental, Budget, Hertz, Rent a Wreck
The Terrace Chamber of Commerce provides valuable information about the community, relocation and local businesses.
Terrace currently has a CIBC, Royal Bank, Bank of Montreal, Scotiabank and TD Canada Trust.
Terrace is in Coast Mountains School District #82.
Cassie Hall Elementary (K-6, 209 Students)
2620 Eby Street
Terrace, BC, V8G 3C4
P: 250 635-5646 | F: 1 888 287-5107
Ecole Mountainview (K-6, 151 Students)
3505 Bailey Street
Terrace, BC, V8G 5P5
P: 250 635-3115 | F: 1 888 456-3464
Caledonia Secondary (10-12, 709 Students)
3605 Munroe Street
Terrace, BC, V8G 3C4
P: 250 635-6531 | F: 1 888 278-7438
North Coast Distance Education
Terrace, BC, V8G 5K2
P: 250 635-7944 | F: 1 888 546-0027
Parkside Secondary (Alternate)
3824 Eby Street
Terrace, BC, V8G 2Z8
P: 250 635-5778 | F: 1 888 625-7285
Skeena Middle School (7-9, 628 Students)
3411 Munroe Street
Terrace, BC, V8G 3C1
P: 250 635-9136 | F: 1 888 655-0523
Suwilaawks Community (K-6, 252 Students)
3430 Sparks Street
Terrace, BC, V8G 2V3
P: 250 638-0306 | F: 1 888 628-7056
Thornhill Elementary (4-6, 159 Students)
2906 Clark Street
Terrace, BC, V8G 3S1
P: 250 635-5082 | F: 1 888 662-8196
Thornhill Primary (K-3, 225 Students)
3860 Paquette Avenue
Terrace, BC, V8G 3S8
P: 250 635-7066 | F: 1 888 741-1021
Uplands Elementary (K-6, 309 Students)
4110 North Thomas Street
Terrace, BC, V8G 4L7
P: 250 635-2721 | F: 1 888 794-2880
Terrace Visitor Centre
4511 Keith Avenue
Terrace, BC, V8G 1K1
P: 250 635-2063 | F: 250 635-2573
Recreational facilities in Terrace include an archery range, bowling alley, curling rink, fitness clubs, ice arenas, parks and playgrounds, rifle ranges, ski hills, stables, an aquatic centre, a golf course, tennis courts, baseball diamonds, soccer fields, and a boat launch. In addition there are a large number of active community sports, hobby and service organizations.
Terrace residents also enjoy all the advantages of wilderness at their doorstep. Outdoor recreational activities centre around nearby mountains, rivers and lakes and include fishing, hiking, biking, kayaking, canoeing, ice-fishing, rock climbing, water-skiing, skiing, showshoeing, snowmobiling and more. The nearby Shames Mountain Ski Area boasts more snow than any lift-served ski area in North America.