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Airports in Canada

Vancouver International Airport (YVR)

Location

The airport is located eight miles (13km) south of Vancouver.

Getting to the city

The Canada Line connects the airport to downtown Vancouver in about 25 minutes. The service runs every 8-20 minutes. Scheduled buses are available to downtown Vancouver, Whistler, Vancouver Island and Washington State. Courtesy shuttles transport passengers to the Long-Term Parking Lot, South Terminal, local hotels and other destinations near the airport. Public bus services to Vancouver, Richmond and further afield are available at the Airport Station Bus Terminal.

Time

GMT -8 (GMT -7 from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November).

Contacts

Tel: +1 (604) 207 7077.

see full airport guide


Calgary International Airport (YYC)

Location

The airport is 11 miles (17km) northeast of downtown Calgary.

Getting to the city

There are a number of bus services running between the airport, the city centre and other Alberta destinations. Calgary Transit provides a public bus service to and from the airport. There is also an Airport Shuttle Express, which services most hotels in the Calgary area, and several hotels offer a courtesy shuttle service. Airport taxis are available outside Arrivals.

Time

GMT -7 (GMT -6 from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November).

Contacts

Tel: +1 (403) 735 1200.

see full airport guide


Macdonald-Cartier International Airport (YOW)

Location

The airport is situated six miles (10km) south of Ottawa.

Getting to the city

There are hotel shuttle and limousine services available to downtown Ottawa. Bus 97 departs from outside the Arrivals area. Taxis are also available.

Time

GMT -5 (GMT -4 from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November).

Contacts

Tel: +1 (613) 248 2000.

see full airport guide


Toronto Lester B. Pearson International Airport (YYZ)

Location

The airport is located 14 miles (22.5km) northwest of downtown Toronto.

Getting to the city

The LINK Train offers free transportation between Terminals 1 and 3, the Sheraton Gateway Hotel and Viscount Station. Several companies provide bus and shuttle transit services to and from the airport into Toronto and surrounding areas. The UP Express train links the airport to Downtown Toronto in just 25 minutes. The airport is also easily accessible on various public transportation routes with providers such as Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) and GO Transit.

Time

GMT -5 (GMT -4 from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November).

Contacts

Tel: +1 (416) 247 7678 (Terminals 1 and 2), and +1 (416) 776 5100 (Terminal 3).

see full airport guide


Montreal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (YUL)

Location

The airport is located 12 miles (20km) west of Montreal.

Getting to the city

There is an airport bus service into the centre of Montreal and to the major downtown hotels.

Time

GMT -5 (GMT -4 from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November).

Contacts

Tel: +1 (514) 394 7377.

see full airport guide


Halifax Robert L. Stanfield International Airport (YHZ)

Location

The airport is 17 miles (27km) north of Halifax.

Getting to the city

An airport shuttle service serves the main hotels in the metro area, and a variety of other bus services connect to various destinations in the region. Taxis are available at the side of the road outside the airport building.

Time

GMT -4 (GMT -3 from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November).

Contacts

Tel: +1 (902) 873 4422.

see full airport guide


Vancouver International Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.

Airports in Canada

Vancouver International Airport (YVR)

Location

The airport is located eight miles (13km) south of Vancouver.

Getting to the city

The Canada Line connects the airport to downtown Vancouver in about 25 minutes. The service runs every 8-20 minutes. Scheduled buses are available to downtown Vancouver, Whistler, Vancouver Island and Washington State. Courtesy shuttles transport passengers to the Long-Term Parking Lot, South Terminal, local hotels and other destinations near the airport. Public bus services to Vancouver, Richmond and further afield are available at the Airport Station Bus Terminal.

Time

GMT -8 (GMT -7 from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November).

Contacts

Tel: +1 (604) 207 7077.

see full airport guide


Calgary International Airport (YYC)

Location

The airport is 11 miles (17km) northeast of downtown Calgary.

Getting to the city

There are a number of bus services running between the airport, the city centre and other Alberta destinations. Calgary Transit provides a public bus service to and from the airport. There is also an Airport Shuttle Express, which services most hotels in the Calgary area, and several hotels offer a courtesy shuttle service. Airport taxis are available outside Arrivals.

Time

GMT -7 (GMT -6 from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November).

Contacts

Tel: +1 (403) 735 1200.

see full airport guide


Macdonald-Cartier International Airport (YOW)

Location

The airport is situated six miles (10km) south of Ottawa.

Getting to the city

There are hotel shuttle and limousine services available to downtown Ottawa. Bus 97 departs from outside the Arrivals area. Taxis are also available.

Time

GMT -5 (GMT -4 from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November).

Contacts

Tel: +1 (613) 248 2000.

see full airport guide


Toronto Lester B. Pearson International Airport (YYZ)

Location

The airport is located 14 miles (22.5km) northwest of downtown Toronto.

Getting to the city

The LINK Train offers free transportation between Terminals 1 and 3, the Sheraton Gateway Hotel and Viscount Station. Several companies provide bus and shuttle transit services to and from the airport into Toronto and surrounding areas. The UP Express train links the airport to Downtown Toronto in just 25 minutes. The airport is also easily accessible on various public transportation routes with providers such as Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) and GO Transit.

Time

GMT -5 (GMT -4 from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November).

Contacts

Tel: +1 (416) 247 7678 (Terminals 1 and 2), and +1 (416) 776 5100 (Terminal 3).

see full airport guide


Montreal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (YUL)

Location

The airport is located 12 miles (20km) west of Montreal.

Getting to the city

There is an airport bus service into the centre of Montreal and to the major downtown hotels.

Time

GMT -5 (GMT -4 from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November).

Contacts

Tel: +1 (514) 394 7377.

see full airport guide


Halifax Robert L. Stanfield International Airport (YHZ)

Location

The airport is 17 miles (27km) north of Halifax.

Getting to the city

An airport shuttle service serves the main hotels in the metro area, and a variety of other bus services connect to various destinations in the region. Taxis are available at the side of the road outside the airport building.

Time

GMT -4 (GMT -3 from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November).

Contacts

Tel: +1 (902) 873 4422.

see full airport guide


Vancouver International Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.