Castlegar Airport Shuttle

Daily trips between the Castlegar airport and beautiful Nelson, BC. The trip is a scenic 35 minute drive along the Kootenay river.
*On-line Reservation is Required (by 5 pm day before)Please Click to reserve below
If no passengers are booked the shuttle does not go out to the Airport. If flights are cancelled then the shuttle does not run.

NELSON PICK UP AD DROP OFF LOCATION: BUS stop at 601 Vernon st. Nelson (Vernon / Josephine st )
Shuttles to Castlegar Airport (from 601 Vernon St. Nelson)
Pickup TimePickup LocationFlight #(s)Door to Door Available Frequency
8:15 AM601 Vernon Street
Nelson, BC
#AC 8247
YES7x week
10:45 AM601 Vernon Street
Nelson, BC
#AC 8249
#AC 8471 (Sun-Fri)
YES7x week
2:00 PM601 Vernon Street
Nelson, BC
#AC 8251NOMon - Fri
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Shuttles to Nelson (from Castlegar Airport Terminal )

Pickup Time (Daily)Pickup LocationFlight #(s)Door to Door Available Frequency
9:45 AMCastlegar Airport#AC 8246Yes7 x Week
1:15 PMCastlegar Airport#AC 8248
#AC 8473
NO7 xWeek
3:25 PMCastlegar Airport#AC 8250YesMon - Fri
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Castlegar Shuttle Rates

Adults$25 + GST
Seniors 65+ (CDN only)$20 + GST
Students with ID (CDN only)$20 + GST
Children (2- 12)$10 + GST
Door-to-Door ( In Nelson )$ 8 + GST
*Shuttles do not run if flights are cancelled.
*When inbound flights are delayed we make every effort possible to accommodate our passengers. However, on some shuttles to Nelson, we can only wait for a limited time or not at all as our shuttle must return to Nelson to pick up our passengers on the shuttle to Castlegar.
if you pre-paid for your shuttle and our shuttle has to leave due to the delayed flight, you will be eligible for a refund.
*We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause due to flight delays or cancellations.
Passengers are allowed one pieces of luggage plus a carry-on. Each passenger is allowed one standard article (under 20.5 kg or 45 lbs). A fee of $10.00 will be charged for extra luggage, a fee of $25.00 will be charged for a bike and golf clubs . Small pets in a carrier will be charged $10.00, large kennels cannot be accepted. Vehicles have limited storage capacity. Passengers must inquire to see if there is room available for oversize/excess luggage. Over sized luggage (or special luggage such as musical instruments) will be allowed at the discretion of the Queen City Shuttle driver.
Your advance on-line reservation & pre-payment is required.
*If your incoming flight gets canceled and you are not able to land into Castlegar, you will be eligible for a refund upon a request by email with in one week of your reservation date.
** If your outgoing flight gets canceled and you are already in Castlegar or on board of our shuttle, the fare is not refundable
*** If you are NO SHOW , there will be no refund ! Please call or email to cancel (you must contact us by 5 pm one day before your scheduled shuttle date.
Our friendly driver can also collect your fare, we accept Credit / Debit for all major cards. Driver also accepts cash payments . Group advanced payments can be arranged please contact our dispatch.
*All children up to 80 lbs need to be in a booster or restraining seat!
Please make sure to inform our dispatch that you are traveling with your own child seat or if you need Queen City to provide one for you.
*Seat reservation is required, however we welcome “WALK ON “passengers if seats are available. Please call our dispatch line at 250 352 9829 about seat availability