Flights from Calgary
Calgary International Airport
Finding deals on flights from Calgary, Alberta, doesn't have to be hard. Orbitz.com makes it easy to find fares from several different carriers. Calgary International Airport is the airport that provides international and domestic flight service to Calgary and the surrounding regions. The airport is 11 miles northeast of the center of town. Airlines including Air Canada, British Airways and United Airlines provide service to cities all over the globe, including London, Zurich and Amsterdam. The airport handles more than 12 million passengers a year.
Transportation to Calgary International Airport
Calgary's public transportation system provides service to and from the airport. One of the routes is the Route 300 BRT Airport/City Centre Route. This bus makes limited stops from downtown by way of Centre Street. It operates from 5 a.m. until midnight seven days a week. You can pay with an $8 Calgary Transit boarding pass, or you can pay $8 cash on the bus. If you pay with cash, you need to have exact change. If you take a taxi, you can expect to pay from $40 to $45 if you start from the city center.
Parking Options at the Airport
Short-term parking at the airport is free for the first 30 minutes. After that, it's $6 for every 30 minutes for a daily maximum of $35. There are two long-term parking lots. The daily rates range from $59 to $99 per week depending on the lot you choose.
Dining at the Airport
There are dozens of dining options available at the airport, and they're available day or night. The Great Canadian Bagel in Concourse B is the place to go for fresh coffee and a hearty breakfast. The restaurant is open from first to last flight every day, so it's perfect for an early morning flight. Booking your air ticket through Orbitz.com is a good way to ensure that you're getting great deals on flights from Calgary.
Flights to Grande Prairie
Grande Prairie Airport
Finding a bargain on flights to Grande Prairie is easy with Orbitz.com. Grande Prairie Airport serves the region, offering flights each day to and from Calgary and Edmonton. The airport is situated about four miles west of central Grande Prairie on Airport Drive, a trip of around 10 minutes to the center of the city.
Travel to and from the Airport
Orbitz.com can help you locate low prices on rental cars when you purchase your plane tickets. Four rental companies keep offices at the airport, so you can pick up your car as soon as you land. Canadian Cabs supplies a steady flow of taxis directly outside the terminal to transport you to your destination. Most Grande Prairie hotels provide courtesy airport shuttles for guests.
Weather in Grande Prairie
Weather in Grande Prairie is cool and crisp. Temperatures tend to remain below freezing from November through March, and rarely exceed 80 degrees Fahrenheit even in the warmest months of the year. Around 60 inches of snow falls each year, and summer thunderstorms are not uncommon. While precipitation rates are low, preparing for the possibility of rain or snow is a wise idea throughout the year. When spending time outside, bring rain or snow gear, and dress in layers for optimal comfort.
Major Attractions in Grande Prairie
Grande Prairie tourism is focused heavily on local arts and outdoor sporting activities. Skiing and snowmobiling are popular during the winter months. South of the city, Nitehawk offers a ski hill and a luge track. During summer months, live music and festivals dominate the social scene. Grande Prairie's local music is primarily punk, metal, and rock. Use Orbitz.com for bargain fares on flights to Grande Prairie to explore this natural wonderland for yourself.
Service Plus Inn and Suites - Grande Prairie10810 107 Avenue, Grande Prairie 2.5 out of 5.0
This family-friendly Grande Prairie hotel is located near the airport, within a 10-minute walk of Grande Prairie Regional College and Gateway Power Centre. Prairie ...
Ramada Clairmont/Grande Prairie7201 99th Street, Hwy 2 at Hwy 43, Clairmont 3.0 out of 5.0
Situated in Clairmont, this eco-friendly hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of County of Grande Prairie No.1 and Clairmont Community Centre and Arena. YMCA of Edmonton ...
Podollan Inn & Spa Grande Prairie10612 - 99th Avenue, Grande Prairie 3.5 out of 5.0
Situated in Grande Prairie, this spa hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Gateway Power Centre and Grande Prairie Regional College. Revolution Place and Prairie ...
Holiday Inn & Suites Grande Prairie Conference Center9816 107 St, Grande Prairie 3.0 out of 5.0
Located in the center of Grande Prairie, this family-friendly hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Gateway Power Centre and Grande Prairie Regional College. Eastlink ...
Sandman Hotel Grande Prairie9805 100 St, Grande Prairie 3.0 out of 5.0
Located in the heart of Grande Prairie, this eco-friendly hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Revolution Place and Gateway Power Centre. Grande Prairie Regional College ...
Pomeroy Hotel & Conference Centre Grande Prairie11633 100th Street, Grande Prairie 3.0 out of 5.0
Located in the heart of Grande Prairie, this eco-friendly hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Prairie Mall Shopping Centre and Revolution Place. Grande Prairie Regional ...
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Grande Prairie10266 117 Ave, Grande Prairie 2.5 out of 5.0
Located in the heart of Grande Prairie, this eco-friendly hotel is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Prairie Mall Shopping Centre and within 3 mi (5 km) of Revolution Place ...
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