Calgary international airport (YYC)

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Passenger guide: data, facilities and services, transportation, car rental, parking, staying overnight, disabled passengers, reviews and flight status.

 

Calgary International Airport, opened on September 25, 1939, is one of the busiest in Canada and serves the Alberta province. It operates with domestic and international flights to the United States, Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean, Europe and the Far East.

Official Website: yyc.com
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.
Annual passenger traffic: 16.3 million passengers went through it in 2017.
Tel: +1 403 735 1234. E-mail: [email protected] Information desks in the Domestic and International Arrivals Halls and Departures Halls D and E. There are also volunteers in red coats and white hats for traveller assistance throughout the enclosure.

Location

The airport is located 20 km (13 miles) northeast from Calgary.

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The Car Rental Centre is situated on the Departures level, across from the access roadway to the main building.

Alamo (Tel +1 403 543 3985 - 6:00 am to 1:30 am)
Avis (Tel +1 403 221 1700 - Sunday to Friday from 6:30 am to 2:00 am, Saturday from 6:30 am to 1:00 am)
Budget (Tel +1 403 226 1550 - 6:00 am to 1:00 am)
Dollar/Thrifty (Tel +1 403 221 1806 - 6:00 am to 1:00 am)
Enterprise (Tel +1 403 233 8021 - 7:00 am to 0:00 am)
Hertz (Tel +1 403 221 1676 - Mondays through Fridays from 6:00 am to 1:00 am, Saturday from 7:00 am to 1:00 am, Sunday from 7:00 am to 0:00 am)
National (Tel +1 403 221 1690 - 6:00 am to 1:30 am)

Some companies provide courtesy shuttle services from bay 22 to their offices:

Discount (Tel +1 403 299 1203 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:30 am to 10:30 pm, weekends from 8:00 am to 10:30 pm)
Driving Force (Tel +1 587 316 1631 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm, Saturday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm)
Economy Rent a Car (Tel +1 786 975 2222)
NÜ Car Rentals (Tel +1 403 398 3930)
Routes Car Rentals (Tel +1 403 398 3930 - Mondays through Fridays from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm, Saturdays and Sundays from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm)
U-Drive (Tel +1 587 356 7888 - 7:25 am to 0:00 am)

 

Car rental search

Bus - Line 300 BRT from Calgary Transit (Tel +1 403 262 1000) is an express service to the city centre. It operates every 20-30 minutes from 4:30 am to 0:30 am. Route 100 has connections to McKnight-Westwinds Light Rail Transit Station and North Pointe Terminal. Line 32 departs from Global Logistics Park, west of the enclosure, to Huntington and Sunridge. Route 57 travels between 78 Avenue NE, next to the airport, and McCall Way.
Allied Airport Shuttle (Tel +1 403 299 9555) offers regular transfers between the airport and several points in the city. It departs every 30 min. from bays 19 and 29. Tickets can be acquired at the desks located near Gates 5 and 12 of the Arrivals level, from 8:00 am to 0:00 am.
Red Arrow Motorcoach (Tel +1 403 531 0350 / 800 232 1958) provides transportation to and from Calgary, Edmonton, Red Deer, Lethbridge, Fort McMurray and other communities inside Alberta. Their counter is found opposite the International Arrivals Hall and mini-buses leave from bay 11.
There are also several bus operators that offer travels to Banff, Jasper and other locations.

Taxi - Stands are located on the Arrivals level, outside gates 1, 6, 16 and 17, and there are vehicles from Associated Cab (Tel +1 403 299 1111) available around the clock. Journey time to the city centre is 15-30 minutes.

More information

 

There are several parking options inside the grounds, in addition to a free passenger pick-up zone (Cell Phone Lot). More information: Tel +1 403 250 7275. Rates

P1 & P2 - Multi-storey facilities directly in front of the terminal building and linked to it via covered walkways. Short-term spaces are found on the ground floor.
Overheight - For overheight vehicles, adjacent to P1.
Economy Lot - Offers low fees for long parking. It is situated to the north of the airport road.

 

There are wide doors, access ramps, elevators, adapted telephones and restrooms, Braille signage, guide dog relief areas and reserved parking spaces. Wheelchair availability is the responsibility of the respective airlines. The enclosure's taxi company has accessible cabs.