Note: locations and distances correspond to the University of Alberta’s North Campus.


Getting Here…


Edmonton International Airport (YEG): Located approximately a 30-minute drive from the U of A. Flights within Canada, the US, Central America, and Europe. Major airlines include Air Canada, Westjet, Delta, and United.  1000 Airport Rd, Nisku, AB T9E 0V3



Edmonton Railway Station: Located approximately a 10-minute drive from the U of A. Via Rail Rockies and Pacific Route. 12360 121 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5L 5C3


Greyhound Bus: Station located at the Edmonton Railway Station, approximately a 10-minute drive from the U of A. Service from Calgary, London, Windsor, Detroit, Toronto, Ottawa, and Montreal. 12360 121 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5L 5C3


Getting around…


Public Transit: The Edmonton Transit Service (ETS) offers a public bus system and a light rail transit system (LRT). The U of A bus stop is called University Transit Centre and most busses typically run every 15-30 minutes. The U of A LRT stop is called University Station and it is accessible on both the Capital and Metro Lines. Trains arrive every 15 minutes during the day (5-10 minutes during peak times). For more information on public transit, click here.


Taxi Services: Click for information. Airport Taxi; Co-Op Taxi; Yellow Cab


Car and Truck Rentals: Click for information. Avis; Hertz; Enterprise; Budget; Discount


Cycling: Edmonton’s Bicycle Transportation Plan ensures that cyclists have access to on-street bike routes, bike racks on public busses, and access to bicycle parking. For more information, click here.