There will be one hypoxia bus on the afternoon of Tuesday, February 19  leaving from Calgary International Airport in the late afternoon. There will be at least one return bus on Sunday morning, February 24. You can make a reservation as you register, or after the fact by emailing us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. There is a $50 US charge for each seat on the bus, each way, or $100 round trip, payable in advance and non-refundable. This is much less than the average cost we pay for the bus service, and includes the required national park fee. Typical alternative transportation costs round trip would be $200 for roundtrip transport and park fee. We will survey all delegates wishing to take the bus to arrive at the best time for the Tuesday and Sunday departures.

Alternatives

If you cannot ride on the Hypoxia Bus, the following are transportation options for traveling between Calgary International Airport and Lake Louise.

Two Options Exist for Shuttle Service From Calgary to Lake Louise and return:

The Brewster Express costs CAD$94.50 one-way (CAD$162 round-trip).
Reserve online. +1 (866) 606-6700
Westbound Times (Airport Pickup/Lake Louise Drop Off):
09:30/13:00 -- 11:30/15:00 -- 13:00/16:15 -- 15:30/18:45 -- 18:30/21:45
Eastbound Times (Lake Louise Pickup/Airport Drop Off):
06:15/10:00 -- 10:00/14:00 -- 12:00/16:00 -- 14:00/17:45 -- 17:15/21:30

Or

Airporter Shuttle Express Reserve online.

Car rental may be less expensive than a taxi.

Taxi Services: 
Banff Transportation Taxi Service. Reserve online. +1 (403) 762-0000
Banff Chauffer. Reserve online. +1 (403) 678-7980   

Please be aware that all passengers to Lake Louise must purchase park passes for Banff National Park. The park pass fee is included in the fee for the Hypoxia Bus. Visiting the Park? You can now purchase your Parks Pass online.