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Edmonton Airport

General information

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.

Airport Map



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
31 km
40 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Edmonton Airport by public transport. Visit the Edmonton Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Taxi transfer

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
31 km
40 min
CA$ 55.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

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.

Airport parking

Edmonton Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Edmonton Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Edmonton Airport.



Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Edmonton Airport.

Flight tickets

Looking for a cheap flight? Use our flight search engine to find and book cheap flights from and to the airport.

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
  • WestJet
  • KLM
  • United Airlines
  • Alaska Airlines


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Edmonton Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Renaissance Edmonton Airport Hotel, Nisku

Located 35 km from West Edmonton Mall, Renaissance Edmonton Airport Hotel features an indoor pool and a hot tub. Free WiFi and a flat-screen cable TV are offered in all guest rooms.


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.


Stars Inn, Leduc

Stars Inn is 2km away from Edmonton international Airport. The hotel offers free continental breakfast to guests. Free WiFi is available throughout the property. Every room includes a flat-screen smart TV with cable channels.

Hotels in Edmonton

Looking for the best hotels in Edmonton? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Coast Edmonton Plaza Hotel by APA, Edmonton

This Edmonton hotel includes a free shuttle service to a number of city centre attractions. Free WiFi is provided in all rooms. Edmonton city centre is only 650 m away.


The Westin Edmonton, Edmonton

Situated in the heart of downtown Edmonton, this hotel offers easy access to top attractions and features modern amenities and spacious rooms.


Element Edmonton West, Edmonton

Element Edmonton West features a restaurant, free bikes, a fitness centre and bar in Edmonton. This 3-star hotel offers a shared lounge and an ATM. The hotel has an indoor pool and a 24-hour front desk and free WiFi throughout the property.

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 International Airport (YEG): Premium Lounge Entry

Relax in the comfort of a Plaza Premium Lounge at YEG Airport. Use the WiFi, enjoy delicious food and beverages. Choose from several options depending on the time you need to relax.


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.

Tour & transport

Edmonton Welcome Tour: Private Tour with a Local

With these tours, transform your way of traveling to make it as much about the people you meet, as it is the places you see. Explore the city with a friendly local who is passionate about their city and eager to share their special tips.


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