St. John’s International Airport is the premier transportation gateway to Newfoundland and Labrador, currently serving over 1.5 million passengers annually. Conveniently located in our province’s capital city of St. John’s, the Airport is less than 10 km from the downtown core. St. John’s can be reached by flights from most major cities.
St. John’s has six airlines serving it with regular access from the following:
London, Gander, Calgary, Montreal, Toronto, Halifax, Ottawa, Goose Bay and Deerlake
Air Canada route map
Daily flights to/from: Halifax, Toronto and Calgary
WestJet route map
PAL Airlines route map
The airport is located 10 minutes from downtown St. John’s, and offers a number of transport options to the city including car rental companies, taxi services and public transit (Metrobus).
The St. John’s International Airport has six car rental companies on-site to cover all of your transportation needs. We do recommend that you contact the car rental companies directly in advance of your visit to ensure availability, especially if you are travelling during the peak tourism season (May through September).
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Car: Taxi Services
St. John’s International Airport currently operates a Closed Taxi Stand. City Wide Taxi is the exclusive provider of ground transportation services for the public at St. John’s International Airport.
Taxi cabs queue outside the Arrivals Area. A taxi dispatcher is available to assist you.
Taxi rates are set for hotels and B&Bs. All other locations are charged at the meter + $5. Taxis are waiting for you upon arrival. Therefore, a premium rate is set so that customers can avail of immediate service.
The current rate to the Sheraton Newfoundland Hotel is $25.
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The St. John’s Transportation Commission (Metrobus) provides a public transit service to and from the airport to popular destinations in the St. John’s metro region.
Route 14 includes two drop-off and pick-up locations at the airport – one near the arrivals area of the terminal building and another on World Parkway near the Holiday Inn Express Hotel. An adult rate is $2.50, child is $2.00.