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How to get picked up at Edmonton Airport
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Choose a ride option that suits your group size and luggage storage needs.
Exit on the Arrivals Level
Head outside from Door 10 on the Arrivals Level. Your driver will pick you up in the ridesharing zone located on the outer curb outside Door 10. Look for the Uber banner on Airport Road.
Look for your driver
If you can’t find your driver, contact them through the app.
Edmonton Airport parking rates
Edmonton Airport map
How to connect to wifi
- Select EIA_FREE_WIFI from the network list
- Open your web browser and click Sign in or Join or Connect as Guest
Large luggage and large groups
When you’ve got a group, a lot of luggage, or just the desire to spread out a bit, UberXL is the way to go.
Top questions from riders
- Do Uber driver-partners pick up at YEG?
- How much will an Uber trip to YEG cost?
- Where do I meet my driver for an airport pickup?
Edmonton International Airport visitor information
Edmonton International Airport is the 5th-busiest airport in Canada by passenger numbers, serving around 7.5 million travelers annually. YEG is about a 30-minute drive in ideal road and traffic conditions from downtown Edmonton, which is located 29 kilometers (18 miles) from the airport.
Edmonton Airport terminals
Edmonton Airport has one main passenger terminal, with an Arrivals Level and a Departures Level. YEG Airport has lounges located throughout the airport. You can plan your trip using the information below.
Edmonton Airport main terminal
- Air Canada
- Air Canada Express
- Air North
- Air Transat
- Canadian North
- Central Mountain Air
- First Air
- Northwestern Air Lease
- Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounge
- Plaza Premium Lounge
Edmonton Airport international terminal
YEG Airport international flights are boarded within the main terminal. Edmonton Airport offers nonstop flights to 27 international destinations.
Dining at Edmonton Airport
Edmonton International Airport has an extensive selection of dining destinations across the terminal. With more than 30 dining options, travelers at YEG Airport have their pick of places to grab food and drinks, including coffee shops, fast-food chains, bars, and restaurants. Travelers seeking a meal with table service can opt to dine at one of the YEG Airport restaurants, which are located both before and beyond security.
Getting around Edmonton Airport
A complimentary YEG Airport shuttle runs every half-hour from Door 8 on the Arrivals Level, transporting passengers to various points around the airport.
Things to do at Edmonton Airport
Edmonton Airport has many permanent and rotating art installations throughout the airport, including an art gallery located between Gates 14 and 16 in the Domestic/International Boarding Lounge. For kids, play areas are found by Gate 66 and by Gate 80. For adults, a permanent music program showcases local artists throughout the airport. YEG Airport shops include duty-free shops, stores selling electronics, and more.
Currency exchange at Edmonton Airport
Edmonton Airport currency exchange offices are located in Arrivals Level 1 and Central Hall Departures Level 2, pre-security, and the Domestic/International Departures Lounge and US Departures Lounge, post-security.
Hotels near Edmonton Airport
Whether you have a layover or an overnight flight delay, or you need a place to stay for a visit near YEG, there are more than 15 hotels and accommodations nearby.
Points of interest near Edmonton Airport
- Elk Island National Park
- Fort Edmonton Park
- William Hawrelak Park
Find more information about YEG here.