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TCU Place

The Congress will take place at the Teacher’s Credit Union Place (TCUP) (www.tcuplace.com). TCU Place is a world-class convention centre located in downtown Saskatoon. It is within walking distance to 10 hotels, next door to the Midtown Plaza shopping centre as well as several restaurants.

Venue Address:
Teacher's Credit Union Place
Saskatoon's Arts & Convention Centre
35 - 22nd Street East
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7K 0C8
T: 306-975-7777
E: info@tcuplace.com



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John G. Diefenbaker Airport - YXE

Delegates arriving by air will fly into John G. Diefenbaker International Airport (http://yxe.ca/). The airport is serviced by Air Canada, WestJet and Delta airlines.

TCU Place and the Congress hotels are about a 10 min (5.5 km) drive from the airport.

The airport information desk is located in the center of the main terminal and a security agent is there to assist with airport related questions. There is also a tourist information booth located in the middle of the arrivals area with information on Saskatoon.

 

Do you require a Visa or eTA?

Most travellers need a valid entry document such as an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) or a visa to visit Canada. This will depend on your citizenship or your situation.

Click here to see if you require a Visa or eTA

If you require a letter of invitation to accommodate a Visa application, please send a scanned copy of your passport picture page to info@irc2016canada.ca.

Canada has introduced a new entry requirement, known as an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA), for visa-exempt foreign nationals travelling to Canada by air. Exceptions include U.S. citizens and travellers with a valid visa.

On March 15, 2016, this new requirement will become mandatory and travellers will need an eTA before they can board their flight to Canada.

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Ground Transportation

United Blueline Cabs Ltd. is licensed to operate the taxicab service from the designated pick-up and drop-off area at the Saskatoon airport. Metered fares apply. A taxi-coordinator is on duty from 7:30 am to the last arrival of the day to assist in ground transportation needs.

Outside of the airport, there are a number of cab companies for hire in Saskatoon.

United/Blueline
Comfort Cabs
Radio Cabs

Pre-arranged limousine service is available with:

Connoisseur Limousine
Living Skies Limousine
Prestige Limousine

Of the six suggested hotels for the Congress, only the Parktown Hotel provides airport shuttle service (click here for more details).

There are several car rental agencies that operate out of the Saskatoon airport. All rental vehicles are conveniently located in the parking lot just across curbside outside the terminal building.

Click on one of the logos below to be redirected to their website.

Avis
Alamo
Budget
     
Enterprise
National
Thrifty

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Public Transit

City transit is available from the Saskatoon Airport to Downtown Saskatoon.

Route 12 (click here for route map) City Centre/ River Heights serves the Saskatoon Airport and will get you from and to most major hotels within the City.

From downtown transit hub: Route 12 operates every 30 minutes from about 6:15 a.m. to about 6:15 p.m. Monday to Friday.

Please see the city of Saskatoon’s transit web page for all of their route information.

 

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Gold Sponsors

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University of Saskatchewan

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SK Forage Council

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Tourism Saskatoon

 

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