Northwest Travel Planning
Transportation - Air

Find information on the major airlines serving the Northwest, airports and airport codes for both the U.S. and Canada.


Air Canada
Transporting passengers and cargo, Air Canada has flights to over 182 destinations around the world. A major national carrier in Canada, it is the world's tenth larges passenger airline by fleet size.

Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines is based in Seattle and has flights to over 100 destinations including the United States, Alaska, Hawaii, Canada, Costa Rica and Mexico.

American Airlines
The world's largest airline when measured by fleet size, and the second largest by number of destinations served, flying to almost 350 destinations in over 50 countries.

A coast to coast low cost charter airline in Canada.

U.S. national and international carrier that has flights to 319 destinations in 54 countries on 6 continents.

ExpressJet Airlines
Partner of American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines.

Frontier Airlines
U.S. national ultra low cost carrier with flights to 54 US destinations and 5 international destinations.

Jet Blue
American low-cost airline, the fifth largest in the U.S.

SkyWest Airlines
U.S. regional carrier, serves over 230 cities in 43 states and 5 Canadian Provinces, Mexico and the Bahamas.

Southwest Airlines
U.S. national carrier and the world's larges low-cost carrier with flights to 98 U.S. destinations and 7 countries.

United Airlines
U.S. national and international carrier. the world's largest airline when measured by number of destinations served.

United Express
Composed of regional airlines operating a diverse range of aircraft.

WestJet Airlines
Second largest Canadian carrier providing scheduled and charter air service to 100 destinations in Canada, the U.S., Central America and the Caribbean.

Local British Columbia, Canada, carrier operating from 30440 Liberator Avenue, Abbotsford, BC V2T 6H5. Phone: 604-855-1135.


International Airports in the Northwest - U.S.

Bellingham International Airport (BLI). 4255 Mitchell Way, Bellingham, WA 98226.

Billings Logan International Airport (BIL). 1901 Terminal Circle, Billings, MT 59105.

Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN). 850 Gallatin Field Road, Belgrade, MT 59714.

Casper Natrona County International Airport (C/NCIA). 8500 Airport Parkwa,y Casper, WY 82604.

Glacier Park International Airport (FCA). 4170 Highway 2 E, Kalispell, MT 59901.

Great Falls International Airport (GTF). 2800 Terminal Drive, Great Falls, MT 59404.

Missoula International Airport (MSO). 5225 Highway 10 W, Missoula, MT 59808.

Portland International Airport (PDX). 7000 NE Airport Way, Portland, OR 97218.

Rogue Valley International Medford Airport (MFR). 1000 Terminal Loop Parkway, Medford, OR 94504.

Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA). 17801 International Boulevard, Seattle, WA 98158.

Spokane International Airport (GEG). 9000 West Airport Drive, Spokane, WA 99224.

William R. Fairchild International Airport (CLM). 1402 Airport Road, Port Angeles, WA 98363.

International Airports in the Northwest - B.C.

Abbotsford International Airport (YXX). 30440 Liberator Avenue, Abbotsford, BC V2T 6H5.

Canadian Rockies International Airport (YXC). 1-9370 Airport Access Road, Cranbrook BC  V1C 7E4.

Kelowna International Airport (YLW). 1-5533 Airport Way, Kelowna, BC V1V 1S1.

Vancouver International Airport (YVR). 3211 Grant McConachie Way, Richmond, BC V7B 0A4.

Victoria International Airport (YYJ). 201-1640 Electra Boulevard, Sidney, BC V8L 5V4.


An airport code is a three letter designator for a commercial airport, or other transport terminus such as a large bus station. These are the codes that airlines and pilots use to identify airports and are used in timetables, baggage tags, tickets, and advertisements. They are also used in air ticketing reservation systems. So it can be handy to know them when you are researching airfares online.

Northwest Airport Codes (USA)

BIL - Billings, MT, Billings Logan Intnl Airport
BLI - Bellingham, WA, Bellingham International
BOI - Boise, ID, Boise Municipal Arpt (Gowen Field)
BTM - Butte, MT
BZN - Bozeman, MT, Gallatin Field
CLM - Port Angeles, WA, Wm Fairchild Intl Airport
ESD - Eastsound, WA, Eastsound/Orcas Island Airport
EUG - Eugene, OR, Eugene Airport
FCA - Kalispell, MT, Glacier Park International
FRD - Friday Harbor, WA, Friday Harbor Airport
GDV - Glendive, MT
GEG - Spokane, WA, International/Geiger Field
GGW - Glasgow, MT, USA
GTF - Great Falls, MT, Great Falls International
HLN - Helena, MT
HVR - Havre, MT, City County
IDA - Idaho Falls, ID
LKE - Seattle, WA, Lake Union Sea Plane Base
LMT - Klamath Falls, OR, Kingsley Field Airport
LWS - Lewiston, ID, Lewiston-Nez Perce Airport
LWT - Lewistown, MT, Municipal
MLS - Miles City, MT, Miles City
MSO - Missoula, MT, Missoula International
ODW - Oak Harbor, WA
OLF - Wolf Point, MT
PDT - Pendleton, OR
PDX - Portland, OR, Portland International Airport
PIH - Pocatello, ID
PUW - Pullman, WA, Pullman
SDY - Sidney, MT
SEA - Seattle, WA, Seattle Tacoma Intl Airport
SUN - Sun Valley/Hailey, ID
TWF - Twin Falls, ID

Northwest Airport Codes (Canada)

CXH - Vancouver, BC Vancouver Harbour Airport
DUQ - Duncan/Quam, BC, Quamichan Lake
XEH - Ladysmith, BC, Ladysmith / Via Rail Service
XEJ - Langford, BC, Langford / Via Rail Service
XFM - Shawnigan, BC, Shawnigan / Via Rail Service
XHS - Chemainus, BC, Chemainus / Via Rail Service
XPB - Parksville, BC Parksville / Via Rail Service
XQU - Qualicum, BC
YAZ - Tofino, BC, Tofino Airport
YCA - Courtenay, BC
YCD - Nanaimo, BC, Cassidy Airport
YCG - Castlegar, BC
YDQ - Dawson Creek, BC
YBA - Banff, Alberta
YGB - Gillies Bay, BC
YJA - Jasper, Alberta
YKA - Kamloops, BC, Fulton Field
YLW - Kelowna, BC, Ellison Field Airport
YPF - Esquimalt, BC
YPR - Prince Rupert, BC, Digby Island
YPW - Powell River, BC
YPZ - Burns Lake, BC
YQQ - Comox, BC, Comox Civil Air Terminal
YQZ - Quesnel, BC
YSN - Salmon Arm, BC
YVR - Vancouver, BC, Vancouver International
YWH - Victoria, BC, Victoria Inner Harbour
YWL - Williams Lake, BC
YXC - Cranbrook, BC, Cranbrook Airport
YXJ - Fort St John, BC, Fort St John
YXS - Prince George, BC, Prince George B C
YXT - Terrace, BC, Terrace
YYC - Calgary, Alberta, Calgary Intl Airport
YYD - Smithers, BC, Smithers International
YYF - Penticton, BC
YYJ - Victoria, BC, Victoria Airport
YZT - Port Hardy, BC, Port Hardy Airport
ZHO - Houston, BC
ZNA - Nanaimo, BC

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