Hamilton Airport Mini Guide
About the Airport
John C Munro International Airport or Hamilton International Airport is close to the city of Hamilton in Ontario, Canada. It is named after one of the prominent Members of Parliament in the city.
How Would I fly There?
Seasonal routes are offered by 3 airlines to Canada, the USA
and South America (Brazil
). The low cost airline WestJet have regular flights to cities in Canada, including Calgary
Can I get to the City Easily?
Niagara Air Bus or Airways Transit offer shuttle bus services into the city and it’s just a 20 minute journey. Hamilton Street Railways also have a bus service from the airport to the downtown area and their buses and trains will get you around the city, if you don’t have a car.
What’s at the Airport for me?
The tourism and airport information desks in the terminal building are always a good place to start. They can book hotels and tell you about local attractions and the transport system. There are ATMs available around the terminal if you need some extra dollars. If you get hungry you can have a coffee and doughnut at Tim Horton’s or for something a bit more substantial head for Coyote Jack’s Bar and Grill. For any last minute items you forgot to pack, you can buy them at On The Fly retail and convenience store and treat yourself to a fragrance from Peace Haven Duty Free.
What if I Need Extra Help?
The airport is designed to be wheelchair accessible and assistance is available for passengers with reduced mobility.
Where Can I Stay Nearby?
The 2 star Residence and Conference Centre Hamilton is 8.5 km from the airport and one of the nearest hotels. It has suites with a kitchenette and outdoor barbeque facilities. You can make use of the gym or movie room whilst you are there. Hamilton is 20 minutes drive away.
If you have time spare at the airport, why not visit the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum – if you show your boarding pass, you get free admission.
Hamilton Airport (airport code YHM) is otherwise known as the John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport. It was named after a renowned Canadian Member of Parliament and has large runways which can cope with big planes.
Most of our car hire Hamilton Airport customers use it as an alternative to the busier Pearson Airport and if you are having trouble finding the right vehicle at the right price there then check out our deals. Having a rental car is very convenient and with it you can drive to downtown Toronto in about an hour.