JASPER, ALBERTA – Canada – Located in the heart of Jasper National Park, accessible by both Edmonton and Calgary International Airports and just off the Trans-Canada Highway, Jasper is the perfect place to spend your outdoor getaway to the Canadian Rockies.
Jasper, Alberta is accessible from both Edmonton and Calgary International Airports. Major airlines operating regular flights to the Jasper area include Air Canada, Westjet, American Airlines, United Airlines, Delta, Continental Airlines, and Northwest Airlines. All major car rental agencies are represented at both airports.
Transportation to and from Jasper is easy on Canada’s national Highway 1, the Trans-Canada Highway. Jasper is located 365 kms (about 4 hours) from Edmonton, Alberta and 415 kms (about 5.5 hours) from Calgary, Alberta. Lake Louise is 236 kms (3.5 hours) away from Jasper. Because Jasper is situated inside a National Park, you will need to purchase a National Park Pass at the Park gate. Passes are available for $9.80 per day for adults, $4.90 for youths and $8.30 for seniors. Family/Group and Annual passes are also available.
Lake Louise, via 93 S: 236 kms, 3.5 hours
Banff, Alberta, via 93 S and Trans-Canada Hwy/AB-1 E: 289 kms, 4 hours
Edmonton, via Yellowhead Hwy E: 365 kms, 4.5 hours
Calgary, via 93 S and Trans-Canada Hwy/AB-1 E: 415 kms, 5.5 hours
Vancouver, via Yellowhead Hwy/BC-5 S: 793 kms, 9.5 hours