Transportation

Smithers is a popular destination for sport fishing in November, so be sure to book transportation and accommodation well in advance.

NOTE:  During this time of year, weather is cloudy and often disrupts flight schedules. Please keep this in mind when making your travel plans.

Google Map of some locations in Smithers.

In case of schedule changes please double check all flight times before making your travel arrangements.


Air Transportation with Hawkair:

Hawkair Website
1-800-487-1216

Hawkair From Vancouver to Smithers:

Day Flight number Departure time Arrival time
Sunday-Friday - Direct  
BH304 17:50 19:50
Saturday - Via Terrace BH306 17:55 20:45

 

Hawk Air From Smithers to Vancouver:

Day Flight number Departure time Arrival time
Monday-Friday - Direct  
BH301 08:00 09:50
Saturday - Via Terrace BH305 08:30 11:10
Sunday - Direct BH307 09:15 11:05

 


Air Transportation with Air Canada:

Air Canada Website
1-888-247-2262

Air Canada from Vancouver to Smithers:

Day Flight number Departure time Arrival time
Daily AC8560 07:40 09:22
Daily except Sat  
AC8562 17:50 19:33

 

Air Canada from Smithers to Vancouver:

Day Flight number Departure time Arrival time
Daily AC8561 09:55 11:37
Daily except Sat  
AC8563 20:05 21:47

 


Air Transportation with Central Mountain Air:

Central Mountain Air Website
1-888-865-8585

Central Mountain Air (CMA) from various locations to Smithers
No Saturday flights:

Route/Day Flight number Departure time Arrival time
Kamloops to Smithers, 2 stops, Mon-Fri 721/701 07:20 10:50
Kamloops to Smithers, 1 stop, Sunday 727/702 10:30 15:00
Kelowna to Smithers, 2 stops, Mon-Fri 725/701 07:20 10:50
Kelowna to Smithers, 3 stops, Sunday 727/702/704 09:50 15:00
Prince George to Smithers, 1 stops, Mon-Fri  
701 09:05 10:50
Prince George to Smithers, Sunday 702 14:10 15:00
 

Central Mountain Air (CMA) from Smithers to various locations
No Saturday flights:

Route/Day Flight number Departure time Arrival time
Smithers to Kamloops, 2 stops, Daily except Sat
704/722 15:10 18:40
Smithers to Kelowna, 2 stops, Daily except Sat 704/728 15:10 18:35
Smithers to Prince George, 1 stop, Daily except Sat   704 15:10 17:00
Smithers to Terrace, Daily except Sat 704 15:10 15:35

 

Train:  1-888-842-7245
Via Rail Website

Bus: 1-800-661-TRIP (8747)
Greyhound Website


Transportation while in Smithers:

Taxi:
BV Taxi Service, Tel.  250-847-2306

Rental cars:
Dollar Rent A Car, Smithers Airport, Tel. 250-847-5569
National Car & Truck Rental, Smithers Airport, Tel. 250-847-2216
Thrifty Car Rental, Smithers Airport, Tel.  250-847-3332

 

Smithers Airport

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