It is recommended to fly into Calgary International Airport (YYC). It is an approximately 1.5-2 hour drive from the airport to the Banff Centre.

Shuttle to Banff Centre

The easiest way to get to the Banff and the Banff Centre from Calgary airport is by shuttle. Banff Airporter provides door-to-door service, and can be booked online. We have negotiated a discounted fee for shuttle service. Meeting delegates receive a 15% discount on the Banff Airporter for shuttle service between the Calgary Airport and Banff Centre. This brings the price including tax to $52.61 CAD one way and $105.23 CAD return per person. Go to and proceed through the reservation. Type ipta2014 in the "Apply Promotional code" section on the final payment page for the discount. For those delegates who have already reserved a shuttle ticket, please contact the LOC at Banff Airporter has agreed to refund the 15% difference to those people. Also see the Banff Centre’s “Getting Here” page for more details and transportation options.

Visa Information

If you require a visa to enter Canada, please answer “yes” to the appropriate question on the pre-registrations form, and/or email the LOC at