Your Complete Guide to Edmonton Airport

The (IATA) 3 letter code for Edmonton Airport is YEG named by the International Air Transport Association in Quebec, Canada. Edmonton Airport is also recognised as is Edmonton International locally. To aid your travel to Edmonton Airport the Geo coordinates are 53.30972, -113.57972 you can enter this into your tom tom or any in car GPS system to help to get directly to the Edmonton International Airport.

You can see below selection of flight time’s destinations and which Airline flies from Edmonton Airport.

DestinationWeekly FlightsDistance
Calgary (YYC)133246 Km (153 Miles)
Richmond Vancouver (YVR)100809 Km (503 Miles)
Toronto (YYZ)682,689 Km (1,671 Miles)
Kelowna (YLW)48547 Km (340 Miles)
Fort Mcmurray (YMM)37401 Km (249 Miles)
Winnipeg (YWG)291,187 Km (737 Miles)
Yellowknife (YZF)261,019 Km (633 Miles)
Saskatoon (YXE)22481 Km (299 Miles)
Grande Prairie (YQU)22402 Km (250 Miles)
Abbotsford (YXX)17775 Km (481 Miles)

Some of the busiest airlines that fly from Edmonton Airport are WestJet, WestJet Encore and Air Canada between them they cover 41 of the total destination of 53. WestJet is the most frequent with around 170 flights a week out of a total of 732. WestJet covers 23 % of all outbound flights out of Edmonton Airport. Vancouver International, Lester B. Pearson International, Calgary International Airport, James Armstrong Richardson International Airport, Kelowna Airport and Fort Mcmurray being the most frequent destinations.

You can see below a selection of nonstop flights covered from Edmonton Airport with approximate times

AirlinerDestinationFlight Time (Est)
WestJetRichmond Vancouver (YVR)1 hour 46 minutes
WestJetToronto (YYZ)3 hours 58 minutes
WestJetCalgary (YYC)44 minutes
WestJetWinnipeg (YWG)2 hours 12 minutes
WestJetKelowna (YLW)1 hour 27 minutes
WestJetFort Mcmurray (YMM)1 hour 12 minutes

If you require a hire car when arriving at Edmonton Airport you will find a good selection of popular companies situated in the Arrivals lounge or close by. Make sure that you have an up to date credit card when hiring your vehicle at Edmonton Airport. The benefit of getting a FREE Edmonton car hire quote is that you can compare prices of most of the major car companies at Edmonton Airport before you travel.