Travel Information


  • Geographic Location    
  • Flying directly to Lethbridge    
  • From Calgary to Lethbridge    
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  • From Banff to Lethbridge    
  • From Edmonton to Lethbridge    
  • From Great Falls to Lethbridge    

    • All events will be held on the campus of the University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada.

      Geographic location:

    • Lethbridge is conveniently located 2.5 hours south of Calgary and 1.5 hour west of the Rocky Mountains.

    • Alberta Map:

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    • The map also contains driving directions from Calgary, Banff, Edmonton, and Great Falls (Montana), to Lethbridge.

    • Map of Lethbridge city:

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    • The map contains main locations such as the University, the hotels, the bus stations, the Airport.

    • Map of University of Lethbridge
      To drive to the University:
      Once in Lethbridge proceed to the west side of town (via Whoop-Up Drive [6th Street] or Highway 3) since the University is located on the western coulee banks of the Old Man River.
      If coming from the west on Highway 3 look for the University Drive West (Highway 25) exit south, which is just before the river valley.
      To take the public transit from downtown to the university:
      Take Bus 14 (NW express University/North Terminal) or Bus 12 (University/Columbia blvd/College).
      Bus stops are at 4th avenue South and 6th street South.

      Flying directly to Lethbridge

      Lethbridge is served by Air Canada and Integra Air, with excellent connecting flights for domestic and international travel through Calgary International Airport and Edmonton International Airport.

      From Calgary to Lethbridge

      Arriving in Calgary, you can rent a car, take a shuttle, or the Greyhound.
    • Renting a car at Calgary Airport:
      Enterprise Rental Car (403-233-8021)
      Discount Car Rental (403-299-1203)
      Hertz Rental Car (403-320-5141)
      Budget Rental Car (403-226-1550)
    • Driving directions from Calgary to Lethbridge:
      Drive for 2.5 hours, taking Highway 2 south to Fort Macleod and then Highway 3 east from there.
      More detailed directions in above "Directions to Lethbridge" map.

    • Shuttle Services between Calgary and Lethbridge:
      Red Arrow Transportations provides daily motorcoach service between Lethbridge and Calgary (about CAD$30).
      Pick-up and drop-off point will be at the University of Lethbridge bus stop in addition to a downtown depot.
      To confirm departure times and to purchase tickets, please visit the Red Arrow website here.
      L A Shuttle offers a daily shuttle service between Calgary International Airport and your destination (anywhere) in Lethbridge.
      The shuttle runs once a day - for further information see website here and contact L A Shuttle at 403-380-2015.
      Airporter Shuttle Express: see rates and book here.

    • Greyhound between Calgary and Lethbridge:
      Arriving at Calgary Airport, you will need to reach the Greyhound station (downtown Calgary).
      Two options for this:
      - take a taxi (CAD$35-$45). It will take about 1/2 hour.
      - take the Sundog Shuttle(CAD$15/person) and the trip will take about one hour.
      *The shuttle operates every day from 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. and you must book their service a couple of days in advance by calling 403-532-9999 .

    • Bus directions from Calgary to Lethbridge:
      Greyhound Bus offers three trips daily to Lethbridge ( about CAD$27 each way).
      The bus makes several stops along the way and therefore takes longer than driving (as much as 3 hours) to reach Lethbridge from the Greyhound Bus Terminal in Downtown Calgary.
      Find information here.

      Driving from Banff to Lethbridge

      Drive for about 4 hours using Trans-Canada Hwy/AB-1E and arriving by Calgary AB-2 S.
      More detailed directions in above "Directions to Lethbridge" map.

      Driving from Edmonton to Lethbridge

      Drive for 6 hours in the direction of Calgary and taking the Queen Elizabeth II highway (AB-2 N).
      More detailed directions in above "Directions to Lethbridge" map.

      Driving from Great Falls to Lethbridge

      Drive for 3.5 hours, taking the highway north (I-15 which becomes Highway 4 in Canada).
      More detailed directions in above "Directions to Lethbridge" map.
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