Travel Tips

Travel Tips

A smooth airport experience is easier when you plan ahead. Check out these helpful tips for travelling through YWG.

Arrive Early
Airlines may ask additional questions as part of check-in and/or boarding. Be sure to arrive with plenty of time prior to your scheduled departure. 


Bring a Face Covering
All travellers are asked to arrive at YWG with their face covering or non-medical mask on and to ensure it is covering their mouth and nose in all public areas of the terminal. Face coverings are available for purchase at the airport.

Physical Distancing
Upon entering the airport, physical distancing is required in all areas. A reminder to stay six feet apart from others you are not travelling with.

Key Storage Service
YWG offers a free key storage service at the Information Booth for families or friends to self-park a vehicle and leave keys for an arriving traveller to pick up. This service supports best practice for following self-isolation protocols.

Travel Advice
Stay informed about the latest travel advice and protocols by visiting our Safe Travel Updates. Be mindful of all signs in the airport to help travellers follow best practices each step of the way.

Helpful resources to connect with our partners
At YWG, many different partners are working together to help build an environment for safe travel. Learn more about what each of our airport partners is doing to further implement safety measures and best practices to help keep everyone safe both in flight and on the ground at YWG.

Airport Partners

The Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA)
Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA)

Airlines Currently Servicing YWG

Delta - CareStandard
West Jet - Safety Above All
Air Canada - CleanCare+
Flair - Fly Safe
Calm Air - COVID-19 Updates
Perimeter - Caring for the Communities We Serve