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All accommodations must be booked in Fort Nelson (YYE)

this is your final destination for the Northern Lights Festival

Your journey to the Northern Lights Festival in Fort Nelson will take you either directly to the Fort Nelson Airport or if you are coming through Fort St. John, you will have to book the charter or rent a vehicle to travel four (4) hours on the Alaska Highway to Fort Nelson.

Please find car rental and accommodations listed below.

We look forward to hosting you on your bucket list adventure!


Airport Codes

Fort Nelson: YYE

Fort St. John: YXJ

Prince George: YXS

Flying here one can connect from any of the major airports in South Western Alberta and B.C.


Vancouver International Airport (YVR) -

Direct flights from Vancouver to Fort St. John daily on Air Canada and Westjet.

Calgary International Airport (YYC)

Direct flights from Calgary to Fort St. John daily. There are two flights direct to Fort St. John.

Connect from the North Peace Regional Airport to Fort Nelson through a bus charter booked with the Northern Light Bus Charter leaving Fort St. John multiple times daily in accordance with the flight arrival bookings.

Add your charter here:

Please Note!

The Northern Lights Festival charter runs twice daily at 11am and 6pm. If your flight arrives late, you may overnight in Fort Saint John and book onto the 11am charter the following morning.

Vancouver (South Terminal)

To fly directly into Fort Nelson, you can fly with Central Mountain Air from Vancouver.

Book your direct flight here on their website by clicking here.


Bringing your own vehicle:

If you choose to drive to Fort Nelson, please take into consideration that it is still winter driving conditions. The roads have compact snow and slippery/icey sections. 

Renting a vehicle:

To rent a vehicle, many options are available at the North Peace Regional Airport.

North Peace Regional Airport offers a variety of rental vehicle options.

250 785 5515

Driving Force
250 787 0634

250 787 7621

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Fort Nelson is home to many smaller hotels & motels, please find the listings below.

Festival Partner Accommodations

Lakeview Inn & Suites


Fort Nelson, BC. VOC1R3

4507 50th Ave South

Woodland's Inn


Fort Nelson, BC. VOC1R0

3995 50th Ave South​

Other Accommodation in Fort Nelson


Motel 6


Fort Nelson, BC. VOC1R0

4307 50th Ave South

Bluebell Inn & RV Park


Fort Nelson, BC. VOC1R1

4203 50th Ave South

Shannon Motel


Fort Nelson, BC. VOC1R2

5423 50th Ave South

Ramada Ltd Fort Nelson


Fort Nelson, BC. VOC1R0

5035 51st Ave West 

Super 8 Motel


Fort Nelson, BC. VOC1R4

4503 50th Ave South

Kacee's Northern Suites


Fort Nelson, BC. VOC1R5

4807-50th Ave S

Fort Nelson Hotel


Fort Nelson, BC. VOC1R6

5100-50th Ave N

A-Class B&B


Fort Nelson, BC. VOC1R7

3928 Cottonwood Rd

Sunrise Inn and Suites


Fort Nelson, BC. VOC1R9

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