How to Get There

International attendees will find access from the Calgary International Airport to be the most convenient. Air Canada as the official airline for your the SOSORT-IRSSD Conference. To book a flight with our conference promotion code, access and enter the promotion code in the search panel. Customers using the code will benefit from a ten per cent discount on eligible fares. The promotion code for the SOSORT-IRSSD Conference is: R79RK9B1

Applicable Rules

  • The booking is to be made to the following city on Calgary, YYC (AB)
  • The travel period begins Tuesday, May 17, 2016 and ends Saturday, June 04, 2016.
  • No discount will apply to Tango bookings for travel within Canada or between Canada and the U.S.

New travel requirements

Note that the Government of Canada has recently introduced new travel requirements for non-Canadians. Please check this website to determine if these changes will affect the arrangements you need to make to come to Canada.

By way of the AB-1 West highway, Banff is 143 kilometers, or approximately 90 minutes, from the Calgary International Airport.

Note that since Banff is in a national park, entry fees will be charged and will vary depending on your mode of transportation and length of stay.

Access to and from the airport is available by bus, taxi, or shuttle. Should you wish to rent your own vehicle, there are several options to consider. No train services connect the airport to Banff.

Links to ground transportation:

Receive a 15% discount on the Banff Airporter’s scheduled shuttle service between the Calgary Airport and Banff. This brings the price including GST to $54.00 One Way and $108.00 Return / person. Go to, proceed through the reservation and type - irssd - in the Promo Code section on the final payment page to receive the discount. Or call (888) 449-2901 and mention you are attending the SOSORT/IRSSD conference.

Rental Cars:

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