Pitt Meadows Airport (YPK) is located on the banks of the Fraser River, about 3 km from Pitt Meadows. To find the cheapest flights to Pitt Meadows, begin by entering your starting location and travel dates into Skyscanner's flight search tool. Using airport code YPK as your destination, Skyscanner will calculate all available flight routes and show you the cheapest way to fly to Pitt Meadows. Looking for even more savings? Set a Skyscanner Price Alert before you book to monitor price fluctuations and get the best deal.
Best Time to Book a Flight to Pitt Meadows
The best weather conditions in Pitt Meadows can be found in the summer months. From June to August, the weather is generally warm and sunny, though rain occurs occasionally. The spring and fall months are variable, ranging from cool to warm with some rainfall. In the winter, temperatures are cool on average, but below-freezing temperatures are possible. Precipitation is high from November to February. Not sure when to visit? Search for the cheapest month to fly to Pitt Meadows using Skyscanner's whole month search feature. You can search for the cheapest airfare within a specific month or scan a whole year of flight data to find the lowest yearly prices.
Airlines that Fly to Pitt Meadows Airport
Currently, the only scheduled passenger service at Pitt Meadows Airport is offered by Harbour Air. Harbour Air flies to and from Victoria Inner Harbour Airport (YWH) in Victoria Harbour. Flights to and from other destinations are available upon request via charter airlines like Island Air Express.
Arriving at Pitt Meadows Airport
Pitt Meadows Airport consists of one passenger terminal to serve aircraft and seaplane passengers. The airport is located very close to the city of Pitt Meadows. By taxi, the ride will only take about five minutes. There are also many other lower mainland cities located within driving distance from Pitt Meadows Airport, like Coquitlam (about a 25-minute drive) and Burnaby (about a 35-minute drive). There are no public transportation links directly at the airport, but since the city is so close, you can take a quick drive into Pitt Meadows then connect via bus or train to your final destination.
Pitt Meadows Airport Facilities
Services are fairly minimal at Pitt Meadows due to its small size. However, it won't take long for you to get your baggage and be on your way to your Pitt Meadows hotel. For your return flight, you'll only need to be checked in about an hour before your flight departure. The airport does not have any shops but does have one restaurant for passengers to enjoy. Pitt Meadows Airport also sometimes hosts exhibitions like vintage car shows which can be fun to visit.
What to See and Do in Pitt Meadows
If you're interested in horseback riding, you'll want to make a reservation at Leghorn Ranch, one of the most popular tourist spots in Pitt Meadows. No experience is needed to take a one- or two-hour tour of the trails, where you'll enjoy the true beauty of the outdoors. Since children as young as six can be accommodated, riding at Leghorn Ranch is a great, family-friendly activity.
TV and film enthusiasts will also enjoy touring the many locations within the city that were used for filming. A large portion of the 1996 film Happy Gilmore was filmed at one of Pitt Meadows' country clubs. The movies Duets and 3000 Miles to Graceland also had scenes filmed in the city. You may also recognize a Pitt Meadows bridge which was used in the pilot episode of Smallville.