Cheap Flights from Vancouver to Edmonton International
Flight information Vancouver to Edmonton International
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Flight Information: Vancouver to Edmonton
WestJet and Air Canada fly nonstop from Vancouver to Edmonton International. From Vancouver, domestic flights arrive and leave from A, B, and C gates. Both WestJet and Air Canada conveniently offer flights throughout the day and evening, seven days a week.
Terminal Information for Vancouver International Airport
Need transportation to Vancouver International? The Canada Line is Vancouver's rapid transit rail offering service to the airport. The trip takes about 30 minutes. The Vancouver airport offers a variety of cafes, fast food, and dine-in restaurants along with plenty of retail stores for shopping. If travellers have some extra time, they should stop by the Absolute Spa and Salon for a quick massage. All passengers also have access to lounge facilities at Plaza Premium lounges. The cost is about CA$56 a person for two hours with a slight discount for children. The lounges include comfortable seating, nap rooms, showers, computer workstations, free Wi-Fi, charging stations, food, and drinks.
Terminal Information for Edmonton International Airport
Flights to Edmonton International from Vancouver land in the South Terminal. There are shops and restaurants for a quick bite to eat. Passengers can hook into the free Wi-Fi while walking to the baggage claim. The Edmonton Transit System provides express bus service (Route 747) between the Edmonton International Airport and the Century Park LRT Station. From here, many passengers transfer to the larger transit system for areas around Edmonton. Among the many taxi and shuttle services, the SkyShuttle services the airport and makes stops in the city of Edmonton. Be sure to book a reservation with SkyShuttle before arriving. On a side note, for the weary or nervous traveller, pet therapy is available to passengers most days during the midday travel hours.
What You Need to Know
For Vancouver to Edmonton International flights, it is best to arrive at the airport 90 minutes before the flight departure time. There are often many flights leaving at the same time from the domestic terminals, and security lines may become long. Canadians flying domestically must present either one valid government ID with their photo, date of birth, and gender, or two pieces of valid government-issued, nonphoto ID with one of the IDs having the date of birth and gender. For travellers under 18, it is suggested but not mandatory to carry an original birth certificate or non-government issued ID (such as a school ID).
What to Expect in Edmonton
For travellers who prefer the outdoors, Elk Island National Park is beautiful year-round. There are hiking and skiing opportunities around Edmonton, but people need to dress warmly in winter. Average temperatures are minus 12 degrees Celsius.
Some indoor activities the family can enjoy are Galaxyland, an indoor amusement park, and World Waterpark, a huge indoor water attraction. Both are at West Edmonton Mall, which also houses restaurants, shopping, a movie theatre, a rock climbing wall, and a host of other fun things to do. Telus World of Science and the Art Gallery of Alberta are also some great attractions to visit.
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