A cosmopolitan oasis in Canada’s vast prairie, Winnipeg is a vibrant city sure to surprise and delight visitors. Multicultural and historic, the city has plenty of bustling neighbourhoods just waiting to be discovered. Whatever you’re into you’ll find somewhere to enjoy it in Winnipeg. You can shop ‘til you drop in River Heights, indulge your inner foodie at Coryden Avenue, or enjoy a night at the theatre in the uber cultural Exchange District. Add to that Winnipeg’s status as Canada’s second sunniest city and you’ve found an excellent city break destination.
Airports in Winnipeg
Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport (YWG) is Winnipeg’s airport, and the only commercial international airport within the province of Manitoba. It’s one of only eight Canadian airports that offer US Border Pre-clearance facilities.
Airlines that fly to Winnipeg
No airlines currently fly direct to Winnipeg from the UK. It’s possible to take indirect flights with WestJet, Delta, United, Aer Lingus, Air France, Air Canada, Brussels Airlines, British Airways, and germanwings.
Getting into Winnipeg
Two buses run between the airport and downtown Winnipeg: Route 15 and Route 20. Single bus tickets cost Canadian $2.55* (about £1.40).
Taxis are available outside the terminal building, with the fare to downtown Winnipeg costing around Canadian $18* (about £10) in a taxi or Canadian $32* (around £17.75) in a sedan. Fares are subject to change, so it’s best to ask for an estimate from the cab driver before getting in.
Shuttle services are offered by a number of popular hotels in Winnipeg. It’s worth contacting your accommodation to find out if this service is available.
If you would rather make your own way into Winnipeg you can hire a car at the airport from Avis, Budget, Hertz, Enterprise, National or Alamo.
*Prices subject to change
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Airports near Winnipeg
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