Winnipeg, Manitoba is situated in the heart of Canada.  With a population of 705,245, Winnipeg is the 8th largest Canadian city.

Though Winnipeg itself is not the centre of Canada, Manitoba does hold the official Centre of Canada location.  Located at 96° 48’ 35” the Longitudinal Centre of Canada is situation in Taché, Manitoba.

Situated in such location, Winnipeg Richardson International Airport has direct flights from all major cities within Canada and the United States via our airline partners AirCanada and WestJet.

Air Canada Logo

Air Canada is pleased to be the Official Canadian Airline, offering discounts to attendees traveling to Winnipeg, Manitoba for the 2019 Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education Conference.

A ticket is eligible for the discount provided it has been purchased on, and provided the Promotion Code has been applied at the time of purchase. STLHE 2019 SAPES Promotion Code: 6V9NTEQ1.

Applicable Rules:

  • The booking is to be made to the following city: Winnipeg, YWG (MB)
  • The travel period begins June 4, 2019 and ends June 21, 2019.
  • Travel is valid Monday to Sunday
  • No discount will apply to Tango booking for travel within Canada or between Canada and the U.S.
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West Jet

WestJet is happy to offer STLHE travelers 5% off Econo* and 10% off Flex and Plus fares for travel within Canada and 2% off Econo*, 5% off Flex and 10% off Plus base fares for guests travelling Trans-border** into and out of Winnipeg.

To take advantage of this offer, you will need the discount code listed. Please visit to make a booking online.

Travel from: June 4 – 21, 2019


Coupon code: 5T2S5TY
Promo code (*Travel Agent use only):




Ground Transportation

Taxi Service

Taxi service from the airport is provided by Unicity Taxi. Taxis are available near Exit 3 at the Terminal Building. Estimated metered rate, GST included to downtown Winnipeg is $18.00CDN.

Please note that rates are subject to change. For more information or to book a cab, please contact Unicity Taxi at 204.925.3131.


Winnipeg Transit service is available to and from the Winnipeg Richardson International Airport.