Castlegar Airport Shuttle

Daily trips between the Castlegar airport and beautiful Nelson, BC. The trip is a scenic 30 - 40 minute drive along the Kootenay river.
*On-line Reservation is Required for all bookings.
If you need a last minute shuttle inquiry on the same day that you travel,please call for seat availability
*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 AND DROP OFF LOCATION: BUS stop at 601 Vernon st. Nelson (Vernon / Josephine st )
Select shuttle time below to Reserve a Seat – WINTER SCHEDULE EFECTIVE Oct . 29th
Shuttles to Castlegar Airport ( Departing the bus Stop at 601 Vernon St. Nelson)
Shuttle TimeDowntown Pickup LocationShuttle Airport Arrival Door to Door AvailableFrequency
8.25 am shuttle to Castlegar 601 Vernon Street Nelson 9.00 am Yes7x week
11.30 am shuttle to Castlegar 601 Vernon Street Nelson12.10 pm Yes7x week
13.10 pm Shuttle to Castlegar 601 Vernon Street Nelson13:45 pm YesMon - Fri

Shuttles to Nelson ( from outside of the Castlegar Airport Terminal )

Shuttle Time Drop off LocationDelayed flight shuttle max wait Door to Door Available Frequency
9.45 am shuttle to Nelson 601 Vernon St , Nelson 35 min past scheduled time Yes7 x Week
12.00 pm shuttle to Nelson 601 Vernon St , Nelson 35 min past scheduled timeYesSun - Fri
13.40 pm shuttle to Nelson 601 Vernon St , Nelson 35 min past scheduled timeyes7 xWeek
15.20 pm shuttle to Nelson 601 Vernon St , Nelson 45 Min past scheduled timeYesMon. - Fri.
DELAYED FLIGHT ! PLEASE SEE NOTE BELOW :

Castlegar Shuttle Rates

Adults- One way $25 + GST
Seniors One way 65+ ( born before 1952 - $5 will be refunded by driver with ID )$25 -$ 5 discount + GST
Students - One way ( $5 will be refunded by driver with ID )$25 - $5 discount + GST
Children -One way (under 12 year old - must be in car seat )$10 + GST
Door-to-Door ( In Nelson )$ 8 + GST
Door-to-Door ( past B.O.B up to 1 Mile )$10+ GST

DELAYED FLIGHTS

THIS IS A SCHEDULED SHUTTLE SERVICE ! IT IS NOT A TAXI SERVICE If your inbound flight is delayed we make every effort possible to accommodate our passengers however we can only wait for a limited time or not at all . Please contact our dispatch before you leave Vancouver to reschedule on the next scheduled shuttle.
Please note: there is no refund if you decide to take an alternative transportation method instead of waiting for the next shuttle.
*We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause due to Air Canada flight delays or cancellations.

CANCELED FLIGHTS
• If your incoming flight gets cancelled you may either re-book your reservation for a later time or date or request a refund (see above). All requests to re-book must be by REPLY email to your original confirmation.
• If your outgoing flight gets cancelled and you have either already travelled to Castlegar or are on the shuttle in transit, the fare is non-refundable.

Passengers are allowed one piece 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, and single ski bag.
$25.00 will be charged for a large Ski box ( 6 ‘x 18″x6″) , 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.
PAYMENTS
• Your advance reservation and payment is required. Door to Door should be booked by 5:00 pm the day before. Please note that our service runs by reservation only.
• All reservations are submitted on line via our website forms.
• If you do not have access to a computer or you are having difficulty, please call for help desk between 9:00 am and 4:30 pm Mon. to Sat. We would be happy to assist you and guide you to your successful on line booking .
• You will receive a confirmation by email. Please do not delete from your email until your trip is completed .
REFUNDS
• All refund requests must be made by email. Please REPLY to your original confirmation notice with your request for faster service as we need specific information in order to track your original charge.
• All refund requests must be made within two weeks of your travel date. Refunds may take up to 5 business days to process.
• If you choose not to take our shuttle when you land, you are not eligible for a refund. This is considered as NO SHOW.
CANCELLATIONS
• If your incoming flight gets cancelled you may either re-book your reservation for a later time or date or request a refund (see above). All requests to re-book must be by REPLY email to your original confirmation.
• If your outgoing flight gets cancelled and you have either already travelled to Castlegar or are on the shuttle in transit, the fare is non-refundable.
• If you choose to cancel your reservation please REPLY email to your original confirmation notice no later than 5:00 pm the day before your scheduled shuttle trip. Only email cancellations are accepted 10% cancelation administration fee will apply . Any cancellations after that time are not eligible for a refund.
*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 available. Please call our dispatch line at 250 352 9829 about seat availability
SPRING SUMMER 2018 SCHEDULE –
Shuttles to Castlegar Airport – Spring/ Summer Schedule Starting – March 2018
Shuttle Time Drop off LocationDelayed flight shuttle wait Door to Door Available Frequency
8.35 am Shuttle to Nelson601 Vernon St , Nelson 35 min past scheduled time Yes7 x Week
11:25 am Shuttle to Nelson601 Vernon St , Nelson 35 min past scheduled timeYes7x week
3:15pm Shuttle to Nelson 601 Vernon St , Nelson 60 min past scheduled timeNO7 xWeek
4:50 pm Shuttle to Nelson 601 Vernon St , Nelson 45 Min past scheduled timeYes7x week
Shuttles to Nelson – Spring / Summer Schedule – March 2018
Shuttle TimeDowntown Pickup LocationShuttle Airport Arrival Door to Door AvailableFrequency
7:00 AM Shuttle to Castlegar 601 Vernon Street Nelson7.40 am Yes7x week
10:00 AM Shuttle to Castlegar 601 Vernon Street Nelson10.40 am Yes7x week
12:50 PM Shuttle to Castlegar 601 Vernon Street Nelson13:30 pm Yes7x week
2:40 PM Shuttle to Castlegar 601 Vernon Street Nelson15.15 pm Yes7x week