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 Gillam Airport

Gillam Airport is a small airport located just south of Stephens Lake and just north of the tiny town of Gillam, Manitoba. This town is known for having three of the province's largest hydroelectric dams within its boundaries. These dams are the Limestone Generating Station, Long Spruce Generating Station, and Kettle Generating Station.

When travellers want to find cheap flights to Gillam Airport, they can use the Skyscanner app to compare their options. They can also use the cheapest month search tool to look at prices during different months. This convenient tool gives travellers all the information they need to discover the cheapest time to fly to Gillam Airport.

Best Time to Book a Flight to Gillam

Since Gillam is in northeastern Manitoba, the town experiences short and mild summers and long and bitterly cold winters. As a result, summer is the most popular time to fly to Gillam. If travellers have a flexible schedule and are looking to save money on their flight, they can pick another time to go. Just keep in mind that Gillam Airport has one gravel runway, and airlines will cancel flights if ground conditions become too wet and soggy.

If travellers have a flexible schedule, they can use Skyscanner's price alert tool to notify them when prices to Gillam Airport drop. With this information, they can immediately take advantage of cheap prices and find the best time to book a flight to Gillam Airport.

Airlines That Fly to Gillam Airport

Because of its size, Gillam Airport only has one airline that flies to it: Calm Air. Calm Air does provide flights to Thompson and Winnipeg. Check out the Skyscanner airlines page to learn more about Calm Air.

What to Expect When Arriving at the Airport

Gillam Airport has one small terminal and a large parking lot out front. As a result, it's very easy for passengers to walk around the airport and meet the people who are picking them up.

It's very important for travellers to arrange transportation prior to their arrival because Gillam Airport doesn't offer any type of public ground transportation options. While there is no public transportation, Gillam Rentals does provide car rentals for the town. Luckily, the airport is only 1.2 kilometres north of the town centre, so it only takes about 14 minutes to walk there.

Airport Facilities

Since most travellers aren't waiting around for a flight, Gillam Airport offers limited amenities. The little terminal simply handles check-ins, and travellers walk out to the tarmac to board their plane. Additionally, the closest dining and shopping is in town.

What to See and Do in Gillam

Although small, Gillam does offer plenty of exciting activities throughout the year. In the summer, the many lakes and rivers are popular spots for swimming, fishing, and boating. In the winter, snowmobiling is a favourite activity, and the aurora borealis is so clear it's visible to the naked eye.

When travellers want to escape to Gillam for some fun or relaxation, they can find a hotel and see everything this quaint town has to offer.

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 Location Details

Longitude:94° 42' 0'' W
Latitude:56° 21' 0'' N
IATA code:YGX
ICAO code:CYGX

 Airport Location

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