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Location information for Thompson Airport

Thompson Airport is a regional airport that serves the town of Thompson, in central Canada. It is one of the busiest airports in Manitoba Province. Flights to and from locations such as Winnipeg and York Landing are operated by Calm Air and Perimeter Aviation. Downtown Thompson is just six kilometres south with car hire in Thompson Airport.


Thompson Airport facilities

All Thompson Airport’s amenities are contained within one concourse. A central block, situated opposite the baggage carousel, is the location of a cash machine, a restaurant, washrooms and car rental in Thompson Airport booths. There are parking areas for both long and short stays. Route 391 is the route from the airport to central Thompson.


Thompson Airport excursions

Town draws in Thompson include three shopping centres, the Spirit Way hiking path and the Heritage North Museum. The majestic Pisew Waterfalls and Paint Lake Provincial Park are exciting destinations which can be reached with car hire in Thompson Airport. The park is a year-round activity centre, with beaches, camp grounds, a marina, ice-skating and snowmobile trails.


Best time to visit

Thompson has very cold winters, with snow and ice on the ground from November to mid-April and temperatures of as low as ?25°C. The vicinity of the town is a winter playground, with activities including snowshoeing, tobogganing, skiing, snowboarding and ice-fishing all waiting to be enjoyed. The June to August summer period sees frequent rain but is ideal for sightseeing.


Car rental in Thompson Airport

Roads radiating out from Thompson are picturesque but a challenge to drive in winter due to snowy and freezing conditions. In fact, most major carmakers use the local roads to test their vehicles’ durability in Arctic conditions. Car rental in Thompson Airport is provided by leading suppliers. The best advance deals can be found when you compare car hire online.