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Air

Regularly scheduled air service includes access to/from Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary, and Seattle (via Prince George or Vancouver).

Central Mountain Air
Daily (except Saturday) flights to Northeastern British Columbia
Vancouver / Dawson Creek: Non-stop, 2 ¾-hr. flights from Vancouver Airport’s main terminal
Calgary / Fort St. John: One-stop, 2 1/2-hr. flights; connecting via Edmonton
Edmonton / Fort St. John: non-stop, 75-minute flights
Kamloops / Prince George: non-stop, 2-hr. flights (connections to Ft. St. John)
Kelowna / Prince George: non-stop and one-stop approx. 2-hr. flights (connections to Ft. St. John)
http://www.flycma.com

Air Canada Jazz
Vancouver / Fort St. John: Four daily non-stop 1½-hr. flights
Edmonton / Grande Prairie: Four daily non-stop 55-minute flights
Calgary / Grande Prairie: Three daily 1 hr. 33 min. flights, one stop in Edmonton
Vancouver / Prince George: several daily non-stop, 1-hour flights
http://www.aircanada.com

WestJet
Calgary & Edmonton / Grande Prairie: Several daily flights from 2 hr. 20 minutes+
http://ww.westjet.com

NOTE: Other flights may be available on these airlines; check websites for schedules.


Private / Charter

Tumbler Ridge Airport, 11 km (6 mi) south of town, has a paved 4,000-ft. runway and terminal building, taxiway, apron lighting, lighted windsocks and non-directional beacon. Taxi service available from the airport 250-242-5151.

For information on flying into the Tumbler Ridge airfield, please contact Town Hall at 250-242-4242 or email scutler@dtr.ca.

Charter Flights: North Cariboo Air offers charter flights to Tumbler Ridge from Fort St. John, Edmonton and Calgary.
http://www.flynca.com/


Regional Airports

Dawson Creek Airport 
http://www.dawsoncreek.ca/discover/location/airport.asp
Nearest commercial airport (115 km/71 mi) to Tumbler Ridge. 250-782-3142

Grande Prairie Airport 
http://www.grandeprairieairport.com
Located 220 km (137 mi) from Tumbler Ridge in neighbouring Alberta. Major airlines offer a regular schedule of flights from Edmonton, Calgary, Vancouver and other centres. 780-539-5270

Fort St. John, British Columbia 
http://www.fsjairport.com
The North Peace Regional Airport (188 km/117 mi) is served by major airlines with daily flights from several Canadian cities. Charter flights and light aircraft services also available.

Prince George Airport 
http://pgairport.ca
Prince George Airport (400 km/249 mi) brings international air travel to Northern BC via major airlines (including Horizon Air direct flights from Seattle).

Helicopter Tours
Get a bird’s eye view of the pristine mountain landscape of the Northern Rockies around Tumbler Ridge, viewing Kinuseo Falls, the Monkman Cascades, ancient glaciers and other areas rarely seen by travellers.
http://www.ridgerotors.com
250-242-4266

Local Transit
At this time there is no local transit in Tumbler Ridge. Taxi service is available to and from the airport. Call TR Taxi at 250-242-5151.