Calgary International Airport – YYC Airport
Calgary International Airport serves the city of Calgary in Alberta, Canada. It is an international airport that covers an area of 21.36 square kilometers. By 2017, it handled 17.34 million passengers as well as 244,027 aircraft movements. It is ranked the busiest airport in Alberta by both passenger and aircraft traffic. It is also the fourth busiest airport in Canada.
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Calgary International Airport or YYC Calgary International Airport has nonstop flights to a variety of destinations in places like Europe, Asia, and North and Central America. It is a major hub for two airlines in Canada, Air Canada and WestJet, with the latter making plans to open a flagship lounge in the YYC airport. This international airport has been around since 1914 when it opened. To cater to the growth of Calgary during the 1930s, the government purchased a land just north of Calgary for $31,000, making it the current site of YYC airport today. A new international terminal opened in 2016 costing $1.6billion, which added 24 new gates to the airport. Residents from cities nearby, such as Langdon and Cochrane, make Calgary International Airport their airport of choice.
What to Do & Area Attractions
There’s no need to step out of airport grounds when staying at the Calgary Airport Marriott In-Terminal Hotel. This 4-star hotel is located inside the international airport and offers luxurious yet contemporary accommodations to soothe any tired traveler. The Delta Hotels Calgary Airport In-Terminal is also located within the airport and offers spacious rooms and suites.
Another airport option nearby is the Banff Airport in Banff, Alberta, Canada, located just less than a mile away.
On this page it is easy to search for Calgary, AB, Canada airport hotels, we have listed hotels, airport motels,
resorts, inns in order of proximity, closest airport lodging options are listed first. Calgary, AB, Canada (YYC-Calgary Intl.) airport
area map also gives you guidance on the distance of these hotels from the YYC airport.
Most of these YYC
hotels are designed to serve frequent travelers. If you are on business trip or family vacation or if your flight is delayed
and you need an overnight stay near the airport. Some of these Calgary, AB, Canada
motels have passenger pick up or free airport shuttle service which you can take advantage of.
Some of the main attractions in the area around the YYC airport are Knox United Church, Avatamsaka Buddhist Monastery, and Ironhorse Park.
Map of Calgary, AB, Canada Hotels
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Weather Forecast for Calgary, AB, Canada (YYC-Calgary Intl.)
If you planning to travel to Calgary, AB, Canada (YYC-Calgary Intl.), here is your 6-day travel weather forecast to make sure you have all the essentials needed during your stay.
Start your day when the sunrises at 1:27 PM.
The temperature feels like 64.85 with a humidity level of 48 so dress accordingly.
Cloud coverage is 46 percent with visibility at 15 percent.
Today’s UV index is 2, don’t forget the sunscreen if you need it!
Today’s winds are traveling south-southeast at a speed of 8 MPH. At the end of the day don’t miss the sunset at 1:26 AM.
Fahrenheit / Celsius
Light shower rain
What are the most common amenities for Calgary, AB, Canada YYC airport hotels?
Airport hotels have useful amenities for frequent travelers like free YYC airport shuttle service, 24 hour in-room dinning,
late check-in and check-out and free breakfast. For business traveler amenities like
free wifi and meeting rooms are helpful. Most common amenities are Vending Machines, Complimentary Breakfast
and Complimentary Breakfast.
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