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Calgary Airport

Calgary International Airport (YYC)


Located 11 miles (17km) northeast of Calgary, Calgary International Airport is one of the biggest and busiest airports in western Canada, serving more than 12.5 million people per year on non-stop flights to many destinations throughout Canada, the United States, the Caribbean, Central America, Europe, and East Asia.

The terminal at Calgary International airport is sunny and airy, divided into four concourses and offering amenities like family play areas, a hair salon, and even places to walk your dog. There are also dozens of shops and restaurants, ranging from Subway to sit-down restaurants.

One of the advantages of flying into Calgary International Airport is that it is one of only eight airports in Canada with US Border Pre-Clearance Facilities, allowing passengers to pass through customs before landing in the US.


The airport is 12 miles (20km) 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.


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


Tel: +1 (403) 735 1200.

Car rental

Alamo, Budget, Avis, Hertz, National, Alamo, and Thrifty are all represented at the airport and can be found in the Rental Car Centre opposite the main terminal building. There are also offsite car rental companies.

Airport Taxis

Airport taxis are available outside Arrivals.


There are shops and duty-free shopping, restaurants and bars, ATMs, a foreign exchange, and an information booth within the terminal. There are also business centres. Disabled passengers are well catered for and there are plenty of children's entertainment facilities.


All parking lots are within walking distance of the terminal.



Calgary International Airport offers free wifi to passengers.

Business Lounges

Concourses A, C and D have executive lounges with business services.

Calgary Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.