North Klondike Highway

Alaska Highway in Kluane National Park


White Pass & Yukon Route


Located  just over a 2 hour flight from Vancouver, Calgary or Edmonton, and with direct service from Ottawa, the Yukon enjoys abundant air access, making for  convenient  connections from major North American Cities.  The Yukon is also accessible by the scenic Alaska Highway, with paved, all season roads linking the major hubs and venues.

Getting Here By Air

Whitehorse is more easily accessible than people realize, with Air North and Air Canada offering daily service out of Vancouver (2 hour 10 minute flight)  and Wesjet seasonal service. Air North also offers regular flights to Whitehorse from Calgary, Edmonton and Kelowna which allows for convenient connections from other North American cities.

Air North also connects the Yukon and Eastern Canada with convenient flights between Whitehorse and Ottawa, Ontario with a quick stop in Yellowknife.

Dawson City

Dawson City is the heart of the Great Klondike Gold Rush and an ideal destination for smaller conferences and pre and post trips.
Whitehorse to Dawson City is a one hour flight on  Air North or a scenic 5 hour drive on the paved, all season Klondike Highway.


Flight Times to Whitehorse

  • Yellowknife (YZF) 1 hour 20 minutes
  • Vancouver (YVR) 2 hours 10 minutes
  • Kelowna (YLW)  2 hours 10 minutes
  • Edmonton (YEG) 2 hours 25 minutes
  • Calgary (YYC) 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Ottawa (YOW) 5 hour 40 minutes