Things To Know

If you're coming to Canada for a meeting or convention, this is the place to find all the practical resources, tools, information and tips you'll need to make your trip a memorable one. For example, find out more on:

  • Clearing customs
  • Exchanging currency
  • Reserving a rental car
  • Finding the most scenic or speedy ways to travel.

Airlines & Airports

Canada's major airline is Air Canada, providing air transportation nationally and internationally to more than 170 destinations. WestJet offers scheduled service to 66 cities in Canada, the United States, Mexico and the Caribbean.

Smaller airlines such as Air Transat, First Air and Air North also connect you to destinations across the country.

Getting to Canada

Direct flights connect the major cities of the globe with the larger Canadian airports, and frequent connecting flights will help you get to any Canadian destination efficiently.

From US or Mexican destinations, direct flights whisk you from most major air terminals to many Canadian cities including Victoria, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Regina, Saskatoon, Winnipeg, London, Toronto, Ottawa, Montréal, Québec City, St. John's and Halifax.

Air travel & Security

For a complete guide to Canada's airlines, visit the Transport Canada Airlines Division website.

Use the CATSA airport search tool to search for Canadian airports from coast to coast.

To learn more about Canadian airport security guidelines, visit the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA) website.

For more information on traveling to Canada by air, visit the Transport Canada website.

To learn about visa and passport requirements for visitors to Canada, visit the Visiting Canada section of the Citizenship and Immigration Canada website.