8th GEWEX Science Conference: Extremes and Water on the Edge

May 6 - 11, 2018 | Canmore, Alberta, Canada

Getting to Canmore

Canmore is located 88 km/55 mi west of the city of Calgary in Alberta, Canada. Conference attendees can fly into Calgary International Airport (YYC) and drive or take a shuttle or taxi to Canmore, which is about 1 hour and 20 minutes away.


To and From the Airport to Canmore

There are several options to get you from Calgary International Airport to Canmore.

Shuttles

  • The Banff Airporter runs shuttles between the airport and Canmore multiple times a day, and one of its Canmore stops is at the conference venue, the Coast Canmore Hotel and Conference Centre. A one-way fare for adults costs 62.31 CAD, and a round-trip fare costs 124.61 CAD. You can find additional rates and schedule information by clicking on the “Calgary to Canmore” tab above the time table on the rates page. Their telephone number is 1 (888) 449-2901. 
  • The Brewster Express has shuttles traveling to and from the airport to Canmore multiple times a day, and also has a stop at the Coast Canmore. A one-way fare for adults costs 69 CAD, and a round-trip fare costs 118 CAD. Schedule information is available on the schedule and locations page. Their telephone number is 1 (866) 606-6700. 

Taxis

The rate from the Calgary Airport to Canmore varies, starting around 150 CAD.

  • Canmore Cabs offers a 150 CAD rate for traveling to the Calgary Airport. Contact them by calling (403)996-2229.
  • Ridebooker, which provides transportation options across North America, offers taxi service to and from the airport at around 250 CAD.

Rental Cars

You can also rent a car to get to the Coast Canmore Hotel. The driving time is about 1 hour and 20 minutes.