YXX Airport is located outside of Abbotsford, just 5 minutes off the Trans-Canada Highway 1 (Exit Clearbrook road S), and situated between Mt. Lehman Road 304 St., Huntindon Road 8 Ave., and 320 Street. It is about 35 miles southeast of the city of Vancouver, and right on the US border with Washington State. The Airport is managed by the Abbotsford Airport Authority (AAA)
With two runways and an estimated 0.4 million passengers a year, Abbotsford International is served by Air Canada, Island Express, Orca & WestJet, offering direct and connecting flights within Canada and adjacent Washington State, with connections to all points of the globe. Seasonal flights are available to Mexican destinations.
NOTE: As of March 15, 2016, arriving visa-exempt foreign nationals (except US citizens and travelers with a valid visa) need an Elecronic Travel Authorization (eTA). Eligible travelers may now apply online for such eTA, and before it becomes mandatory. For more information visit http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/visit/eta.asp?utm_source=partner-eng&utm_medium=website&utm_campaign=eta
The passenger terminal at Abbotsford International Airport which had been recently renovated, is divided into a domestic and an international area. Airport Ambassadors are eager to help if you need assistance. The Visitor Information Center can be reached at 1-888-332-229 and Lost & Found at 604-835-2956. Other services and amenities include food & drink, ATM machine dispensing both US & Canadian currency; a gift shop, duty-free shop, coin vending machine for parking meter, internet access and storage service.
The Canada Border Services Agency can be reached at 604-854-5558 and the U.S. Canada Customs at 1-888-226-7277
If you pick up a passenger at the Airport, you can make your drop off at the curb in front of the Terminal, however, do not leave your car unattended.
From Abbotsford Airport to your destination (aside from taxis or shuttles):
- Central Fraser Valley Transit serves Abbotsford & Mission (604-854-3232); take a taxi to its nearest bus stop.
- Greyhound Canada has a depot in Abbotsford (tel. 1-800-661-8747) serving areas in B.C.
- West Coast Express train station (reached via taxi - a 25-min. ride); tel. 604-488-8906.