Transportation

Traveller Information

TAXI City Cab (867-873-4444) and Aurora Taxi (867-873-5050) provide services to the airport terminal.  
HOTEL SHUTTLE hotel shuttles are available for the following hotels:
Capital Suites -  (867) 669-6400
Explorer Hotel -  (867) 873-3531
Yellowknife Inn -  (867) 873-2601
PARKING

The Yellowknife Airport employs a pay parking system for short-term outdoor parking.  Users receive a ticket when entering the parking lot and pay prior to leaving the lot, inside the terminal.  The parking machine accepts cash and VISA.

The rates are:

The fee to park a vehicle in a short term parking area that is a daily parking area is $5 for each 24 hour period.

The fee to park a vehicle in a short term parking area that is not a daily parking area is

  1. $0 for less than one hour;
  2. $1.50 for each hour or portion of an hour after the first hour the vehicle is parked, to a maximum of $15 for a 24 hour period;
  3. $15 for each 24 hour period to a maximum of $75 for a week;
  4. $75 for each week to a maximum of $225 for a month.
The fee to park a vehicle in a long term parking area is $7.50 for each 24 hour period to a maximum of $150 per month.
FOOD AND RETAIL The Yellowknife Airport has a gift shop, a Quiznos restaurant, and a number of food and beverage vending machines. Additional services are currently being developed. 
CAR RENTALS BudgetNational  and Hertz  have rental locations at the Yellowknife Airport Terminal
SECURITY SCREENING Pre-board security screening is conducted for all passengers boarding flights to major Canadian airports.  Passengers on regional flights are not screened.
TOURISM http://spectacularnwt.com/ 
WIFI Provided free by Air North and Deton Cho Logistics.