Winnipeg international airport (YWG)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


 Passenger Guide

James Armstrong Richardson International Airport, opened on May 27, 1928, serves the province of Manitoba, is one of the most important airports in Canada and is also noted for its large cargo movement. It operates domestic and international flights to destinations in the United States.

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Number of Terminals - 2 - Main Terminal and Perimeter Terminal (for Perimeter Aviation flights). Open 24 hours a day.

Annual passenger traffic: 4.1 million passengers went through it in 2023.

Tel: +1 204 987 9402.

There is an information booth on the Arrivals level, near Door 2, available from 7:00 am to 11:00 pm. In addition, information telephones are located throughout the main terminal.


The airport is located 7 km (4.5 miles) west of Winnipeg.

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Car rental agencies

Car rental offices are located on the lower level of the parking garage, directly across from the terminal.

  1. Avis/Budget/Payless (Tel +1 204 956 2847 / 989 8510 - Monday to Friday from 7:30 am to 0:30 am, Saturday from 8:30 am to 11:00 pm, Sunday from 8:30 am to 0:00 am)
  2. Enterprise (Tel +1 204 779 2422 - Monday to Saturday from 7:30 am to 1:00 am, Sunday from 7:30 am to 0:30 am)
  3. Hertz (Tel +1 204 925 6625 - 9:00 am to 5:00 pm)
  4. National/Alamo (Tel +1 204 925 3529 / 3448 - Monday to Saturday from 7:30 am to 1:00 am, Sunday from 7:30 am to 0:30 am)

Parking services at Winnipeg international airport (YWG)

There are several long and short term parking options available on the premises. All are guarded and staffed by security personnel. To the east of the terminal, on the access road, there is a pick-up area (Cell Phone Lot). Valet parking is available in front of the main building, next to Door 3. More information: Tel +1 204 987 9402. Pricing and reservations

Parkade - Multi-level facility in front of the passenger terminal, with short-stay spaces on level P3.
Economy Lot - Located next to the administration building, open-air, with lower rates for longer stays.

Facilities for passengers with special needs

Ramps, elevators, automatic and wide doors, low counters, adapted toilets and telephones, Braille signage, monitors with visual information, relief area for service animals, and reserved spaces in all parking lots. Public transportation companies provide services for people with special needs. Passengers requiring special assistance or wheelchairs should inform their airline at least 48 hours in advance.


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Latest updates: July 01, 2024