Users booking trips to Castlegar from Edmonton found flights 88% cheaper than the average price of flights to Castlegar. To find the cheapest price to Castlegar from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
Castlegar has a lot of good places to hike, such as Whistler Mountain. Many locals as well as tourists enjoy hiking the mountains near Castlegar, especially in the colder months for more of a challenge and some beautiful scenery. Hiking in the area is often enjoyed most when the weather begins warming up and the chance for rain is low. Considering this, it would be recommended to fly to Castlegar during May, June, and July to take advantage of the warmer weather and go for a hike. During the warmer months, hikers around the Castlegar area find that parks like Yoho National Park are the best for taking long walks with their families and/or pets. Those looking for this type of experience are likely best suited to fly to Castlegar in May, June, or July.
Most people head to the ski mountains during January or December, when the chance of fresh snow and ideal temperatures are most likely. Ski mountains such as Whistler Mountain are very popular in Castlegar. If you are planning a ski trip to multiple mountains, Whistler Blackcomb is a recommended attraction in the Castlegar area.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Castlegar is possible. If you are planning a flight to Castlegar, consider booking flights to Trail Airport (17 mi from Castlegar city center), Cranbrook Airport (87 mi from Castlegar city center), Penticton Airport (88 mi from Castlegar city center) or Kelowna Airport (89 mi from Castlegar city center).
Prices vary based on where travelers are departing from, but on average, the cheapest airport to fly to in Castlegar is Cranbrook Airport where the average price is $643pp. Users typically find the best prices when using momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
Currently, Canada travel restrictions include travel to Castlegar. Canada has restricted the entry of all foreign nationals. Travelers who are not Canadian citizens, permanent residents or people registered under the Indian Act may only enter Canada for essential purposes. Entrance will be denied to people traveling for tourism, sightseeing, recreation, entertainment, social visits or religious functions. Canadian citizens, permanent residents, their immediate family, diplomats, airline crews, and travelers arriving from the United States who are traveling for non-discretionary or non-optional purposes may still enter Canada. Only Toronto Pearson (YYZ), Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau (YUL), Calgary International Airport (YYC) and Vancouver International Airport (YVR) are operating international flights. Domestic flights, as well as flights from the United States, some destinations such as Mexico and the Caribbean, and from St. Pierre-et-Miquelon, are currently not affected by this measure. Seasonal agricultural workers, fish/seafood workers, caregivers, temporary foreign workers, international students with valid study permits or approvals for study permits valid from at least March 18, 2020, and permanent resident applicants who received approval before March 18, 2020 who had not yet traveled to Canada, may still enter the country. Other people with special dispensation to enter Canada include French citizens who reside in Saint-Pierre-et-Miquelon, people registered under the Indian Act, visa-exempt refugees and their immediate families, and those with special authorisation from the Canadian government. All travelers on flights to Canada must have a face covering. Travelers who exhibit symptoms will be prohibited from boarding planes that are destined for Canada. If they exhibit symptoms on arrival they will be referred to the Canadian Public Health Agency. Travelers who have been refused boarding in the past 14 days due to medical reasons related to COVID-19 may not enter the country. Travelers must self-isolate for 14 days upon arrival at their final destination in Canada. Travelers who disembarked from a cruise ship with a known COVID-19 outbreak like the ‘Diamond Princess’ will be required to remain in quarantine for 14 days at a location determined by the Chief Public Health Officer. North Macedonian passports which expired on March 18, 2020 or later will be considered valid for entry to Canada through July 31, 2020. Visitors transiting through Canada who are not otherwise exempted (for example, by having a valid Canadian visa or a permanent resident card) must obtain an Electronic Travel Authorization. See the Transport Canada website for more information. If you are planning to travel to Castlegar at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.