Deer Lake Airport (www.deerlakeairport.com), 40 km away, services Corner Brook.
Air Canada (www.aircanada.com) has non-stop flights to Deer Lake from Toronto, Halifax, and St. John’s.
WestJet (www.westjet.com) offers a seasonal service into Deer Lake.
Provincial Airlines (www.provincial airlines.com) offers trans-province flights.
Star Taxi (709-634-4343) provides the (flat rate) Airport Shuttle Service between Deer Lake Airport and Corner Brook.
For American participants, Air Canada and Westjet have through ticketing arrangements with certain American airlines. There are flights from the U.S. into both Toronto and Halifax. Allow ample time for customs and immigration clearance in both directions. Note that on the return journey, U.S. Customs and Immigration clearance is usually at the Canadian airport prior to entry into the United States.
Deer Lake airport has all of the major car rental agencies: Avis, Budget, Enterprise, National, and Thrifty. Enterprise (www.enterprise.com) also has a Corner Brook office within walking distance of the Grenfell Campus.
For those wishing to arrive by surface travel, there is a ferry service between North Sydney, Nova Scotia, and Port-aux-Basques, Newfoundland. The ferry service is operated by Marine Atlantic (www.marine-atlantic.ca) and the crossing between the two ports takes about six hours. The ferries are equipped with sleeping accommodations for an additional fee. The Trans-Canada highway to North Sydney is in very good condition. The highway ends at the ferry dock. On the Newfoundland side, the continuation of the Trans-Canada highway to Corner Brook is also in very good condition. In Newfoundland, drivers should be especially alert for moose on the highway if driving at dawn or dusk.
The official travel agent for the C3 Conference is LeGrow’s Travel, Murphy Square, Corner Brook, branch.
Senior Travel Consultant
LeGrow’s Travel, Murphy Square, Corner Brook