Saskatoon (YXE) Airport
Saskatoon YXE Airport Overview
Saskatoon John G. Diefenbaker International Airport YXE, located within the city of Saskatoon and in the center of the province of Saskatchewan, Canada, is the province's busiest airport and serves as an important component of the Canadian Civil Air Transport System. The terminal is open 24/7.
The Airport It is now accessible via Routes 40, 31 & 23 - Route 40 from downtown Saskatoon, Route 23 from Blairmore and Route 31 from the Lawson Hub (for more informaton call 306-975-6464). It functions as an important hub for domestic, transborder and international passengers and air cargo, and is a vital contributor to the economic prosperity of Saskatoon and the surrounding region.
With two runways and an estimated 1.2 million passengers a year, Saskatoon Airport is served by a host of domestic, international and seasonal charter airlines, offering direct and connecting flights to all points of the globe.
As of August 27, 2013, all United Express flights to Chicago will be non-stop flights, departing daily 7:15am & arriving 11:15am in Chicago.
Note: 1. Passengers traveling to the United States are allowed to bring two carry-on bags & personal items.
2. For the most current security information turn to the following Canadian sites: tc.gc.ca or ctasa.gc.ca.
3. Customs & Immigration services are available for all non-domestic arrivals, and are staffed by the Canada Border Services Agency.
4. Web-Check in is currently available from Air Canada, Delta, United & WestJet.
Saskatoon International Airport has one passener terminal.
Parking options at Saskatoon International: (Details are in the parking section.)
To get from Saskatoon Airport to your destination, you can rent a car (Avis, Budget, Enterprise, National, Thrifty, located in the Arrivals area, with car pickup at the parking lot across from the terminal). Or you can take a taxi (the taxi stand is in front of Arrivals, or call 306-652-2222). The Saskatoon Transit Bus 11 (Airport-Exhibition) makes frequent runs to the city.
Future Airport Developments: The passenger terminal extension work started 2012. Phase I of construction should be completed in August 2013, while the last Phase II is scheduled for completion mid-2014. This does not interrupt flights and has minimal impact on passengers. Furthermore, groundside plans include a parking structure and a hotel.
Saskatoon YXE Airport Update History
- YXE Airports - Oct 28, 2013
- YXE Airport Intro - Jun 18, 2013
- YXE Airlines Served - Jun 13, 2013