Rouyn Airport

Cheap Flights to Rouyn Airport

Rouyn-Noranda, in rural Quebec, is quiet, usually. Things get a bit livelier when a festival comes to town, which happens nearly every month. If you're ready to check out the local scene, Skyscanner's online booking program can help you find the cheapest airfare to Rouyn Airport (YUY), officially called the Rouyn-Noranda Airport. The Whole Month Search screen makes it easy to compare fares, which is handy when availability is limited. The airport has a smaller landing strip, meaning smaller planes that sell out quickly. While you're at it, take care of your hotel accommodations and that handy rental car. The best advice? Book early, be flexible, and if you find a great rate, book it ASAP.

Getting to Rouyn Airport

Flights into Rouyn Airport are available from many cities across Canada, with direct service available from Montreal and Val d'Or on Air Canada or on Propair out of Quebec City. Air Transat also flies into Rouyn during the warmer seasons out of Montreal. Codesharing, where you buy a ticket from one carrier but fly at least one segment on a partner airline, is common. As an example, Air Canada often codeshares with Air Canada Express and Jazz Air. The flight itinerary lists the airlines involved if a codeshare applies.

Airport Facilities

Surrounded by forestland, the Rouyn Airport's looks almost like an unexpected oasis on approach. The single-terminal is small and shared by both arriving and departing passengers. It can get busy during festivals and regularly handles more than 100,000 passengers each year. Services are limited, but you will find a café, shop and an ATM. Baggage claim is on one end, with the car rental desks adjacent. Taxi stands are outside the airport doors. Fare into town runs about $30 CAD for the 16-minute, 13-kilometre trip. It is sometimes possible to negotiate a flat rate before leaving the airport.

A car is the best way to get around town and the surrounding countryside. The roads are well maintained, and unless it's during a festival, fairly quiet. The scenery just outside the city is well worth a visit. Pack a picnic and make a day of it. The downtown core does have a limited bus service, mostly used by locals. It has three routes that run during regular business hours Monday through Friday. Buses run about every two hours.

Things to do in Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec

  • No matter what time of year you visit Rouyn-Noranda, you'll always find something to celebrate. In January, take in the Grand Prix International Snowcross, the snowmobile version of a competitive motorcycle race. A month later, in February, head for the La Fest d'Hiver de Rouyn-Noranda, a snow festival with fun for all ages. Take a dog sled ride, go tubing or work your way through the snow maze. Play some street hockey. Head for the big-top tent for some hot drinks, food and live entertainment.
  • Like a more traditional race? In June, head for the Festival du Stock Car de Beaudry. The roar of the engines can usually be heard for miles. In July, check out the old-fashioned Beauce Carnival. Enjoy carnival rides, games and that oh so tempting "fair food," much of it with a local twist.
  • Music lovers, visit in October for the Festival NorAndBlues, a live show with local talent and performers from around the globe. The Festival du Cinema International, also in October, features films in all genres. You never know who you'll run into.
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Longitude:78° 49' 50'' W
Latitude:48° 12' 20'' N

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