NEW - Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA)

As of November 10, 2016, visa-exempt foreign nationals are expected to have an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) to fly to or transit through Canada. Exceptions include U.S. citizens, and travelers with a valid Canadian visa. Canadian citizens, including dual citizens, and Canadian permanent residents are not eligible to apply for an eTA.

Air Travel

Saskatoon is serviced by the John G. Diefenbaker International Airport located 15 minutes from downtown Saskatoon and the University of Saskatchewan campus. Numerous daily arrivals and departures link Saskatoon with all Canadian, American and International points.

Ground transportation between the airport, the downtown core and University of Saskatchewan campus is available.

Saskatoon Transit (Route No 12) provides city bus service to the downtown core and UofS campus. Bus stops are located curb side just past the arrivals area.

Taxi service is provided from the airport. United Blueline Cabs Ltd. is the licensed provider of both taxi and limousine services. Several hotels near the airport provide shuttle services.

Car rental counters are located inside the terminal building in the arrivals area. The airport has service from Avis, Budget, Enterprise, National and Thrifty Car Rental.

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Discounted Air Fares

When you are ready to book your convention flights, why not contact a local consultant in Saskatoon, Canada? We have expert travel consultants standing by to assist with all of your travel needs. 

Uniglobe Carefree Travel offers:

  • Discounts and convention rates on your flights
  • Consultants who are knowledgeable in the Saskatoon area
  • Expert advice on which flight routings work best for our marketplace
  • 24/7 emergency assistance for all travelers
  • Interactive itineraries with links to online check-in and local weather and dining reservations

Uniglobe Carefree Travel Contact information:
Toll Free: 800-565-6562

Local: 306-934-3759
*Ask to speak with a corporate travel consultant and mention XRM2018 to ensure you receive the appropriate discounts.

Airline Discount information:
Delta Contract Number: NMRJV
Discount: up to 25% off, dependent on itinerary and fare type purchased

Air Canada International Conference on XRay Microscopy: B2XKFXE1
*Valid for first 400 travelers

Driving to Saskatoon

TCU Place and the downtown core are accessible via Hwy. 16 by taking the Preston Ave. exit (traveling south) or the College Drive exit (traveling north).

The University of Saskatchewan campus is accessible via Hwy. 16 by taking the Preston Ave. exit (traveling south) or the College Drive exit (traveling north).

Trip specific directions can be obtained using Google maps Canada.