How to Get Here

By Air

Have breakfast poolside in Beverly Hills before catching your flight for dinner in the land of the midnight sun.

Six airlines connect NWT to five Canadian cities - Calgary, Edmonton, Ottawa, Vancouver and Whitehorse:

Regional airlines offer direct service to most NWT communities.  If you’re travelling further afoot, charter planes can take you anywhere.

*Not all flights available all year round.


By Road

Highways across NWT cut through untamed nature. With scenic lookout points and roaming wildlife, your adventure begins before even arriving at your destination. 

There are three southern routes that take you to the NWT:

Within the territory, some areas of the highways are covered by rivers, which need to be crossed by ferry or ice road, depending on the season.  Winter roads are typically in service from mid-January to late March, but may change based on weather conditions.

Our lives are sometimes dictated by weather in NWT, but it’s part of the northern charm. Daily reports on all NWT highways, ices roads and ferries are available online, or by phone at 1-800-661-0750.  Always check conditions before heading out.