Getting to Banff: There is only one airport for arrivals to Banff, and that is Calgary International Airport (YYC), which is 148 km / 92 miles from the Banff Centre.
Information about shuttle transportation from the Calgary International Airport to the Banff Centre can be found below. As you book your travel, please note that Banff is a 1½ hour drive from Calgary. Thus, if at all possible, try to arrive before 10pm on Wednesday November 15th and try to avoid very early morning flights on Sunday November 19th.
You may also wish to rent a car, especially if you will have some time to tour the area. Information about car rental is included below.
NB: “Anyone with a criminal record (including a drunk driving conviction) may be excluded from Canada. A waiver of exclusion may be issued but several weeks are required and a processing fee must be paid.”
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