Air Access

Calgary Air Access

Calgary’s modern and efficient YYC Calgary International Airport is located just 20 minutes from the city center. Consistently ranked by passengers as one of the best airports in North America and 4th busiest airport in Canada is the best for overall passenger convenience. Calgary’s International Airport saw 16.3 million passengers in 2017 with 75 non-stop destinations. Calgary is ranked fourth in the country for a number of flights and total available seat capacity. The airlines serving Calgary through alliances include Star Alliance, SkyTeam, and Oneworld. A wide variety of services such as shuttles, tour buses, motor coaches, limousines and taxis can be found on the arrivals level of the Calgary International Airport, while rental car services can be found across from the departures level.  A combination of bus services, integrated with a light-rail system (LRT) known as the C-Train, provide effective and efficient transportation options throughout all four quadrants of the city.

National and international airline connections, well-maintained and easily navigated highways and
comfortable and eco-friendly public transportation options make traveling to and within Calgary easy and
efficient.
As one of the country’s fastest-growing airports, the YYC Calgary International Airport has doubled in size
and passenger volume over the past 15 years, including the construction of Canada’s longest runway at
14,000 ft (4,267 m), and a new International Terminal.
Calgary’s modern and efficient YYC Calgary International Airport is located just 20 minutes from the
city center. Consistently ranked by passengers as one of the best airports in North America for overall
passenger convenience, the YYC Calgary International Airport saw 16.3 million passengers in 2017 with
75 non-stop destinations. Calgary is ranked fourth in the country for a number of flights and total available
seat capacity. The airlines serving Calgary through alliances include Star Alliance, SkyTeam, and Oneworld.

 

DIRECT FLIGHT SERVICE

U.S. DESTINATIONS
Atlanta, Georgia
Chicago, Illinois
Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas
Denver, Colorado
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Houston, Texas
Las Vegas, Nevada
Los Angeles, California
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Nashville, Tennessee
Newark, New Jersey
New York City, New York
Orlando, Florida
Palm Springs, California
Phoenix, Arizona
Portland, Oregon
San Diego, California
San Francisco, California
Salt Lake City, Utah
Seattle, Washington

INTERNATIONAL DESTINATIONS
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Beijing, China
Frankfurt, Germany
London (GB) Gatwick, UK
London (GB) Heathrow, UK
Mexico City, Mexico
Paris, France
Tokyo, Japan
Zurich, Switzerland

 

Airlines serving YYC Calgary International Airport:

 

Transportation

The downtown area is known as the Free Fare Zone, along which it is free for passengers to ride the C-Train. Rush hour service has a five-minute frequency, while off-peak service is every ten minutes. Information on local transit can be found at the Calgary Transit website.