Winnipeg International Airport (tel. 204/987-9402; www.waa.ca) is a 20-minute drive west-northwest of the city center (allow 30-40 min. in rush hours). You can get from the airport to downtown by taxi for C$18 to C$25, or by city bus on Winnipeg Transit (tel. 877/311-4974; www.winnipegtransit.com) for C$2.35. Buses run from the south corner of the main terminal to Portage Avenue about every 15 minutes during the day, and then every 22 minutes until 12:50am.

The VIA Rail train depot is at 123 Main St., where Main Street intersects Broadway Avenue. For VIA Rail information, call tel. 888/842-7245 or 204/943-3578, or go online to www.viarail.ca.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.