Blanc Sablon Airport

Blanc Sablon Airport

Lourdes de Blanc-Sablon Airport (YBX) is a small regional airport with a single runway and is located 3.7 km north of the village of Blanc-Sablon. Also called Blanc-Sablon Airport, it is in the administrative region of Côte-Nord and is open all year round. You can always find the cheapest flights to Blanc-Sablon by using Skyscanner’s flight search feature. Simply enter the dates you wish to fly and you will see the cheapest fares available for those dates.

Airlines and Destinations

The Blanc-Sablon Airport is served by one regional airline. PAL, also known as Provincial Airlines, provides flights around the northern area of Quebec as well as Newfoundland and Labrador. Most flights to and from here are short-haul flights. Destinations include Goose Bay, La Romaine, Natashquan, St. Anthony, St. John’s, and Tête-à-la-Baleine. You can find all airlines that fly to Lourdes de Blanc-Sablon here.

Arriving at Blanc-Sablon Airport

All passengers arriving at Blanc-Sablon airport will arrive on a domestic flight. Canadians do not need a passport, but will be required to have government-issued photo identification. Most passengers coming to Blanc-Sablon will have come through other small centers in Quebec or Newfoundland and Labrador. St. John’s is the largest city running flights to Blanc-Sablon Airport.

Airport Facilities

Lourdes de Blanc-Sablon airport is a very small airport with rather limited facilities. There is plenty of free outdoor parking, and there are washrooms inside a small terminal building which houses the facilities and check-in counter. Shopping and food services are not available but there are some food and beverage vending machines. Aircraft are boarded and disembarked on the tarmac. There is no wi-fi, so download Skyscanner’s mobile app before you go so you can stay connected to the very best travel deals on every leg of your trip. Many people in Blanc-Sablon speak both English and French and most services are available in these languages.

Getting to and From Blanc-Sablon Airport

You can get from Lourdes de Blanc-Sablon Airport to the village by following the road south to Boulevard Doctor Camille Marcoux (highway 138). Turn left and follow the highway in to the village. You can also take a taxi from the airport by hiring one from Taxi Blanc Sablon, the only taxi company. Car rentals are also available from major companies either at the airport or in the village.

Things to Do in Blanc-Sablon

The northern village of Blanc-Sablon is a settlement which began as a fishing and sealing town. There are abundant outdoor recreation activities in the summer including hiking, whale watching, and wilderness camping. Winter activities also focus on outdoor pursuits like snowmobiling, ice fishing, and cross-country skiing. Blanc-Sablon is also positioned in a great spot to watch icebergs drift by. Visit the Monseigneur Scheffer Museum for a look at some of the area’s history. Use Skyscanner’s cheapest month planning tool to find the cheapest time to fly to Blanc-Sablon Airport. There are few hotels in this small village, so make sure you book your room early.

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 Location Details

Longitude:57° 11' 10'' W
Latitude:51° 26' 31'' N

 Airport Location

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