Arrival By Car

Driving directions from the Edmonton International Airport (approx 30-40 min):

  1. Head north on Service Rd toward 2 Ave
  2. Turn right at AB-19 E
  3. Merge onto Queen Elizabeth II Hwy/AB-2 N via the ramp to Edmonton
  4. Continue onto Gateway Blvd NW
  5. Turn left at 82 Ave NW W/Whyte Ave NW W
  6. Turn right at 110 St NW
  7. Turn left at Saskatchewan Dr NW
  8. Turn left into campus; CCIS main entrance is on the right

Parking at the University of Alberta:

We recommend using the Windsor Car Park on campus.

  • When travelling north or south on 116 Street, turn just north of 92 Avenue.
  • Day Rate: $14 (6:00 am – 4:30 pm)
  • Evening Rate: $5 (4:30 pm – 6:00 am)
  • Weekend & Holiday Rate: $5

Driving directions from Calgary (approx 3 hours):

  1. Get on Deerfoot Trail / Highway 2 North
  2. Follow Highway 2 to Gateway Blvd NW in Edmonton
  3. Continue on Gateway Blvd NW
  4. Turn left at 82 Ave NW W/Whyte Ave NW W
  5. Turn right at 110 St NW
  6. Turn left at Saskatchewan Dr NW
  7. Turn left into campus; CCIS main entrance is on the right

Arrival By Plane

From the Edmonton International Airport (EIA) there are a number of options for travelling to the university campus and downtown Edmonton.

Taxis and Limos
Special needs vehicles can be reserved by calling the taxi company or the airport’s Ground Transportation Office (780-890-8553) in advance.

  • Taxis ($55 flat rate from airport to downtown):
    • 24-7 Taxi Line: 780-442-4444
    • Airport Taxi Service: 780-890-7070
    • Co-op Taxi Line: 780-425-2525
    • Greater Edmonton Taxi Service (Barrel, Checker, Prestige, Yellow): 780-462-3456
  • Limos ($60 flat rate from airport to downtown):
    • Air Limousine: 780-989-7099

Skyshuttle
Check-in desk located near Door 7 on the airport Arrivals Level.

  • Shuttles depart the airport every 60 minutes on the hour for University and Downtown locations
  • Average shuttle trip takes from 60 – 120 minutes
  • Trips must be booked either online or by phone at 780-465-8515

Car Rentals
Rental kiosks are located on Level P1 (Ground Level) of the airport parkade.

  • Six car rental companies operate from the Edmonton International Airport:
    • Alamo
    • Avis
    • Budget
    • Enterprise
    • Hertz
    • National
  • Links to each car rental company’s websites can be found on the airport website.

City Bus: 747 Bus Service via Edmonton Transit System
An express bus service that runs every half hour between the Edmonton International Airport and the Century Park bus and LRT station.

  • One-way trip cost: $5 cash paid to driver or 2 adult ETS tickets
  • Tickets can be purchased at the airport Ground Transportation Booth on the Arrivals level by Door 7
  • Route schedule and other service details can be found on the airport website.

Arrival By Bus

Red Arrow
Motorcoach service between Calgary and Edmonton.

  • Pre-reserved seats can only be purchased online or by calling 1-800-232-1958
  • One-way fares from Calgary are $70.48
  • Coaches include complimentary internet access, snacks and beverages
  • One-way trips can range from 3 hrs to 3 hrs 30 mins