Edmonton Airport is the airport in the Canadian city of Edmonton consisting of one terminal and two runways. If you want to go to the beautiful Jasper National Park, Edmonton Airport is the nearest international airport. Edmonton Airport is one of the two international airports in the province of Alberta, the other being Calgary Airport. The cities of Edmonton and Calgary are 300 kilometres / 186 miles apart, travel time by car is at least 3 hours. The airport is a base for low cost airlines Swoop and Flair Airlines.
Where is Edmonton Airport situated?
Edmonton International Airport is located south of the city of Edmonton, accessible by car via the Queen Elizabeth II Highway. Opposite the airport is Leduc, a city with 33,000 inhabitants.
How many terminals does Edmonton Airport have?
The airport has an easy to navigate terminal consisting of two floors, Arrivals is on the ground floor and Departures on the first floor. The check-in desks are located on the left (South Check-In) and right (North Check-In) of the Departures hall, the security check is in the middle.
The distance from Edmonton Airport to the centre of Edmonton is 31 kilometres. By car, it takes 40 minutes to get to the centre of Edmonton.
From YEG Airport to Edmonton City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Edmonton Airport by public transport. Visit the Edmonton Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Edmonton Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Edmonton is about CA$ 55.-. Book your taxi at Edmonton Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From YEG Airport to Edmonton City centre by Taxi
At Edmonton Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Alamo (Enterprise Holdings), Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Dollar (The Hertz Corporation), Hertz, National (Enterprise Holdings), Thrifty (The Hertz Corporation) and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Edmonton Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Edmonton Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Air Canada
- United Airlines
- Alaska Airlines
Hotels near the airport
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Fairfield by Marriott Edmonton International Airport, Edmonton
Set in Edmonton, 26 km from Whyte Avenue, Fairfield by Marriott Edmonton International Airport offers accommodation with a restaurant, free private parking, a fitness centre and a bar. This 3-star hotel offers an ATM and free shuttle service.
Hotels in Edmonton
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Things to do
It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Edmonton Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!
Edmonton: 1-Hour Segway Adventure in Louise McKinney Park
Enjoy a guided Segway tour suitable for beginners starting with in-depth training from a certified instructor. Learn the skills and drills for everything you will need to know before heading out on your adventure in Louise McKLinney Riverside Park.
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