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How to get to Atlantic Canada Showcase (2019)

Please note all buyers must have their travel itinerary approved by the registration manager prior to booking to receive reimbursement.   If you are participating in a pre or post fam, information on where and when you should arrive/depart is posted on the FAM page.  

Newfoundland and Labrador is the closest Canadian province to Europe, St. John’s the capital city is located at the same latitude as Paris, France and Seattle, Washington which means St. John’s harbour is a haven for transatlantic travellers and a bustling commercial port.

If coming by car, the Marine Atlantic Ferries depart from North Sydney, Nova Scotia, and arrive on the west coast of the island at Port aux Basques.

You can also fly on one of the many carriers into St. John’s, NL (YYT) including: Air Canada, Porter Airlines, PAL Airlines, and WestJet.  The St. John’s International Airport offers many amenities for arrival and departure.

Direct flights to St. John’s
Halifax: 1.5 hours
Montreal: 2.5 hours
Ottawa: 3 hours
Toronto: 3 hours
Edmonton: 5 hours
Calgary: 5.5 hours
London, UK: 5 hours

There will be complimentary airport transfers for buyers and sellers on Sunday, October 6 and Wednesday, October 9 to and from the Delta St. John’s Hotel.  

WestJet is offering 10% off all fares* for travel on WestJet-operated flights into and out of St. Johns. We are also able to offer 2% off Econo*, 5% off EconoFlex and 10% off Premium base fares for travel on our Delta codeshare partners. To take advantage of this offer, you will need the discount code listed. Please visit to make a booking online.

Travel from: October 1 – 15, 2019

Coupon code: *Guest web/Travel Agent web H69WU75

Air Canada is offering 10% off all fares as per the following restrictions:

  • The booking is to be made to St. Johns, YYT (NL)
  • No discount will apply to Tango bookings for travel within Canada or between Canada and the U.S. For International travel (destinations outside North America), discounts apply to all fares including Tango.

Travel from: Sept 27, 2019 – October 18, 2019

Enter Promotion Code QKA7ZGF1