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Travelling to/from Edmonton via Airline

Most major airlines fly to Edmonton, including Air Canada, WestJet, and a number of American carriers.

WILU has partnered with WestJet to offer a 10% discount off WestJet’s best available fare at the time of booking (excluding seat sales and web fares).

To book reservations using the discount code, please contact the WestJet Groups Department by phone at 1-888-493-7853 and quote convention code CC6786. Unfortunately, this code is not available for use through the WestJet website. WestJet Groups agents are available 0700 – 1730 Monday – Friday.

Please note that the discounted rate is available for travel up to 3 days prior and 3 days after WILU.

Getting to and from Edmonton International Airport

There are three options for getting to downtown Edmonton from the Edmonton International Airport: Sky Shuttle Service, taxi, or public transit.

Sky Shuttle Service

The Sky Shuttle costs $18 each way or $30 for a round trip ticket.

Getting to Downtown Edmonton

Upon arrival in Edmonton, check in near Door 7 on the Arrivals Level. The last shuttle departs the airport at 01:30 a.m. The Sky Shuttle will make stops at most downtown hotels, including the Grant MacEwan Residence and the Coast Edmonton Plaza.

Getting to the Airport

You MUST book the Sky Shuttle in advance for transport from your hotel to the Edmonton Airport. Book online at or phone 780-465-8515.

Taxi Service

Getting to Downtown Edmonton

Edmonton International Airport is served by Airport Taxi Service. A taxi to downtown Edmonton will cost approximately $53.00. Taxis are always available just outside Door 7 in the arrivals area.

Getting to the Airport

You can book a taxi online at or phone 780-462-3456. The fare to the airport varies from $48.00 to $53.00.

Public Transit

Getting to Downtown Edmonton

Edmonton recently added a new bus route from the Edmonton International Airport to the Century Park Transit Center.  The bus schedule is available online.

From Century Park take the LRT (light rail) to Corona station for the MacEwan Residence, or Bay Enterprise Square Station for the Coast Plaza. View a walking map from the LRT stations to your accommodations here:

Getting to the Airport

To get back to the airport, you can take the LRT from any station to Century Park, and then catch bus 747 to Edmonton International Airport.

Getting around town

The Grant MacEwan Campus is conveniently located on many major bus routes run by Edmonton Transit Service (ETS), and the Corona LRT station is a few short blocks away.

Visit the interactive ETS Trip Planner to plan your transit travel.

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