Cheap Flights from Edmonton International to Abbotsford
Flight information Edmonton International to Abbotsford
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Average flight time, total distance 775 kilometers
Catching a flight from Alberta's capital city to one of British Columbia's prized agricultural areas is an easy task. Use the Skyscanner search engine to find the best rates and flights from Edmonton International Airport (YEG) to Abbotsford International Airport (YXX). You'll also find info on hotels and car rentals for your laid-back country vacation.
Best Time to Book a Flight to Abbotsford
Usually the least expensive days to fly from Edmonton International to Abbotsford are Tuesday through Thursday, but rates are also dependent on availability. Airlines will sell a fixed number of seats at the lower rate, so booking early can save you money. Use the Skyscanner Whole Month Search screen to see if changing your dates might give you a better fare.
Airlines That Fly from Edmonton International to Abbotsford
WestJet is the dominant carrier from Edmonton International to Abbotsford, offering several non-stop flights per day and usually at the cheapest rate. Domestic WestJet flights depart from the combined domestic/international end of the terminal, nearest the onsite Renaissance Airport Hotel. Edmonton International is 30 kilometres south of the city's downtown core. Parking is expensive, running from $40.00 CAD for priority valet service to $15.00 CAD for value parking. A taxi ride from downtown to the airport is roughly $55.00 CAD, while the SkyShuttle makes the same trip for $18.00 CAD. The Route 747 ETS Bus is $5.00 CAD per person, but luggage space tends to be limited.
What to Expect When Arriving in Abbotsford
The only passenger terminal at Abbotsford Airport is divided into domestic and international sections. Flights from Edmonton arrive into the domestic section. Downtown Abbotsford is less than a 10 kilometre drive and the city is fairly easy to navigate. Given the area's rural nature, having a rental car would give you more flexibility to see the sights. Car Rental desks are near baggage claim, with most firms having their cars on site. Consider booking your car ahead of time to make sure one is available. The Valley Airport Shuttle, at about $25.00 CAD per person, and various taxi services are other options.
Airport Facilities in Abbotsford
Abbotsford Airport is pretty compact, so there's little problem in finding your way around. Free WiFi is available throughout the terminal. Two ATMs are available, one for Canadian cash the other for US Dollars. You'll find eateries and retail shops both in pre and post security sections. For your return trip, keep in mind that a special bistro in the departure area provides specially wrapped meals in case you want to bring a snack aboard your flight.
What to Do and See in Abbotsford
Located less than an hour's drive from downtown Vancouver, British Columbia, Abbotsford gives you the chance to experience the rural life. The town's nickname, "City in the Country," is an apt description of a place that offers fine dining within a few minutes of the farms and fields that supply local restaurants. Rent a car and take the Circle Farm Tour, picking up fresh apples, preserves and handmade ice creams along the way. Head to the city's historic downtown where century-old buildings house boutiques, tea shops and locally grown produce markets. Art lovers, don't miss the Reach, a new age museum and the Kariton Gallery featuring local artists. Feeling brave? The Abbotsford Skydive Centre will take you up for a "bird's eye view" experience.
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