The nearest international airport is Calgary's International Airport
located 120km east of and approximately 90 minutes from Banff. There
are numerous connections and direct flights are available from Europe,
North America and other international points.
- Air Canada
- KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
- Delta Airlines
- American Airlines
- United Airlines
Bus service is available from Calgary's international airport to Banff. There are daily departures to and from Banff. Please check the following sites in order to coordinate bus schedules with your flights.
Rental cars are available at Calgary International Airport and in Banff.
The TransCanada Highway (Hwy. #1), takes you directly into the Rockies. It is a scenic four-lane, divided highway, and as you travel from the foothills into the mountains you may encounter wildlife, such as deer or mountain goats.
- Park permits are required to enter Banff National Park and can be obtained at the park entrance for about $70 Cdn/week.
GST Refund for Non Resident Visitors
Non resident visitors who wish to claim a refund of the goods and services
tax (GST) which they paid on eligible goods, must provide proof that
they exported their goods from Canada. This is referred to as Proof
of Export. For details visit http://www.ccra-adrc.gc.ca/visitors/