Flying to Kelowna (YLW)

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Additional flights on Swoop airlines have been added from Abbotsford to Kelowna starting at $79. Temporarily available until March 2022. Flights will operate 3 x a week – Wednesday, Friday and Sunday on Boeing 737-800 aircraft.

Regular, non-stop and direct flights:

  • Calgary
  • Cranbook
  • Edmonton
  • Hamilton
  • Montreal
  • Prince George
  • Regina
  • Saskatoon
  • Seattle (not currently operating)
  • Toronto
  • Vancouver 
  • Victoria
  • Whitehorse
  • Winnipeg

Seasonal Charters (not currently operating):

  • Cabo San Lucas
  • Cancun
  • Phoenix
  • Puerto Vallarta
  • Varadero
  • Winnipeg

Kelowna International Airport Terminal (YLW) 
(250) 807-4300

Shell Aero Centre (Private Terminal) 
(250) 765-8155

Airline Carriers:
Air Canada
Air North
Alaska Airlines (not currently operating)
Central Mountain Air
Flair Airlines
Pacific Coastal
Sunwing Tours (not currently operating)

YLW Flight Paths

*Private charter services are also available at the Shell Aero Centre (private aircraft terminal).

YLW: Arrivals and Departures

Canada Customs is available 24 hours per day at both the Kelowna International Airport and the Shell Aero Centre.

Services and facilities include: Tim Horton's, Subway, White Spot restaurants and licensed lounges, car rentals, gift and duty-free shops, Okanagan wine shop, children's play area and a business centre. Parking is available for a total of over 2,600 vehicles in either the long or short-term parking lots. Courtesy shuttle service is available from the long-term lot to the terminal. Both lots are fully lit, patrolled by security and equipped with handicapped parking. 

Car rentals, transit, airport shuttles, cabs and private limo services are available to take visitors to and from downtown Kelowna, Penticton, Vernon or any location in between. In addition, from November to April, transport services are available to take visitors to and from the local ski hills. We recommend booking these services in advance of your visit. 

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