Cheap Flights from London Gatwick to Calgary
Flight information London Gatwick to Calgary
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Flying out of London Gatwick
People who don’t fancy Heathrow Airport have the option of flying to Calgary from London Gatwick, some 30 miles outside of London. Airlines that fly this route are Air Canada, Aer Lingus, WestJet, British Airways, Finnair, Iberia, and others. Flight time is about 9 hours and 30 minutes.
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Calgary Airport is an international airport that serves Calgary, Alberta and is located about ten miles outside of the city.
When arriving at Calgary Airport you’ll have the option of formal dining at restaurants with an a la carte menu or a buffet. For the not so hungry there are snack and juice bars offering sandwiches and baked goods.
At the airport shops, you can buy chocolates, perfumes, soaps, clothing, souvenirs, and authentic Canadian items such as jerseys, hats, maple syrup and more.
To get you from the airport to downtown, you have the option of an airport shuttle bus, hotel shuttles, public transportation taking various routes, a Red Arrow Motor coach, buses for the disabled, taxis and sedans. Should you require private transportation this can easily be arranged with Skyscanner’s car rental.
Tips for Traveling to Calgary
The best time to vacation in Calgary is May to September. Early spring and late fall are unpredictable, the weather could stay nice or there could be early snow. The winter months are brutal with freezing temperatures and tons of white stuff. Then again, if you’re visiting for the winter sports, you’ll have a ball.
In July there’s the Western-themed festival, widely known as the Calgary Stampede. The event lasts ten days and can be compared to Pamplona’s Running with the Bulls or New Orleans’ Mardi Gras.
With so many people visiting, don’t forget to make a hotel reservation. This can be done within minutes with Skyscanner’s hotel page.
Attractions in Calgary
On the cultural scene, you’ll want to visit the Epcor Centre for the Performing Arts, home of the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra. If you prefer mystery and murder plays, head for Vertigo Theatre. To enjoy a free performance, Wednesdays sees free concerts at the Cathedral Church of the Redeemer.
For a day of shopping, hit Stephen Avenue Walk. Not only are there a multitude of shops where you can find anything from couture to Belgian chocolates, the avenue comes alive with street buskers and patio dining.
Alternatively, you can pay a visit to Chinatown and enjoy a dim sum, walk along Bow River, have a picnic at Price’s Island Park, or take a trip to Kensinton for its funky shops and restaurants.
Whether you have skiing or your mind, or fun in the sun, Calgary is an amazing city full of entertainment for all ages.
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