Stephenville International Airport is situated 2.8 kilometres southeast of Stephenville on the island of Newfoundland. Not only does the airport serve Stephenville, it also provides service south to Port aux Basques and north to the city of Corner Brook. Travellers interested in booking cheap flights to Stephenville International Airport can use the convenient cheapest month search tool from Skyscanner to find the best prices.
Best Time to Book a Flight to Stephenville
Summer is by far the most popular time to fly to Stephenville. Puffins are in the area from mid-May to mid-September and whales like to pass through from mid-May to the end of September. However, travellers looking for the cheapest flights to Stephenville International Airport should arrive in winter. Those who use the Price Alert tool can be notified when prices fall so they know they're getting a good deal on their tickets.
Airlines That Fly to Stephenville International Airport
There are four airlines that fly to Stephenville International Airport: Air Saint-Pierre, Porter Airlines, Provincial Airlines, and Sunwing Airlines. Of those, only Provincial Airlines offers year-round service with flights to Deer Lake and St. John's. The other airlines offer seasonal flights, with Air Saint-Pierre flying to Saint-Pierre, Porter Airlines providing service to Halifax, and Sunwing Airlines heading to Toronto. Learn more about these airlines on the Skyscanner airlines page.
What to Expect When Arriving at the Airport
At just 2.8 kilometres from the city centre, travellers will find plenty of convenient ground transportation options at Stephenville International Airport. Bluebird Taxi provides taxi service to and from the airport and Budget Rent-a-Car offers travellers an on-site option for renting a vehicle. DRL Coachlines is a motor coach bus company that operates in the province and offers intercity service around the island. Finally, Eddy's Shuttle Service makes four round trips from the airport to downtown Stephenville every day.
Stephenville International Airport's on-site restaurant, Islanders at the Airport, has a large menu and can cater to food or dietary preferences, such as diabetic, kosher, or vegetarian. The airport also offers check-in counter service and an ATM. Additionally, the airport has a small terminal with parking directly out front, so it's easy to walk around.
What to See and Do in Stephenville
Stephenville is a cozy town on Newfoundland that offers plenty for visitors to explore. Travellers who enjoy outdoor activities will find endless opportunities. There are numerous coves and inlets to see by kayak. There's also the Walk-A-Ways Trail Network, which has 14.5 kilometres of sidewalk and gravel trails that wind throughout Stephenville.
Every summer, the Stephenville Theatre Festival puts together high-quality productions at the Stephenville Arts and Culture Centre. These productions are so popular they draw people from all over Canada to attend, and they've also earned reviews in the New York Times.
Stephenville is a beautiful coastal town with plenty of excitement for those who come to visit. Book a hotel and stay a few days to see everything the town has to offer.