Kelowna Airport YLW Shared Shuttles and Private Transfers

Ensure your trip gets off to the best start by booking an airport shuttle or private transfer to and from Kelowna Airport (YLW). Choose from 2 different transfer companies and book your transfer today

Prices from:

Summerland Taxi

Summerland Taxi

AUD $186.00
West Cabs

West Cabs

AUD $4365.00

Kelowna International Airport (YLW) Transfers and Shuttle Services

For those traveling to or departing from Kelowna International Airport (YLW), Jayride makes the airport transfer process simple and convenient. It's the go-to option for comfortable, swift airport transportation in one of Canada's scenic corners. Nestled just north-east of Okanagan Lake and a short drive to the bustling Kelowna City Center, the airport is indeed a gateway to the breathtaking landscapes of British Columbia.

When you choose to book your airport shuttle service through Jayride, you're choosing more than just a ride - you're choosing stress-free, reliable airport transportation. As part of your travel plans, knowing you have this taken care of allows for peace of mind.

Kelowna International Airport, the third busiest in British Columbia, has just one main terminal building, simplifying your navigation once you arrive. The single terminal makes it relatively easy for pickup and drop-off points, adding to the worry-free airport transfer experience.

Jayride's variety of transfer options cater to all travel needs. Whether you're looking for a budget-friendly shared shuttle or a private car service, Jayride has something to ensure a smooth ride. Don't forget, it's not just about getting to the airport - Jayride offers airport pickup services too, getting you from the terminal to your chosen destination in the city with ease.

Remember the panoramic backdrop of mountains and lakes surrounding Kelowna is a sight best enjoyed when not having to worry about your ride, which is what Jayride's airport transportation service ensures. Focus on the exciting journey ahead or reminisce on the trip you've had - Jayride will take care of your airport transfer.

To enjoy the effortless ground transportation around Kelowna International Airport, pre-book your airport shuttle or airport car service with Jayride. Say goodbye to the stress of navigating transportation logistics in a new city. Start your vacation as soon as you land. Simply book, sit back, and enjoy the ride.

Our Services

Reliable airport transport services to and from Kelowna International Airport … easy. Whatever your budget, wherever you’re headed, Jayride partner drivers will get you there. Travel your way with a choice of affordable ground transportation options in Kelowna International Airport.

Shared shuttles

The best option for travel on a budget, share a ride in a car or van with others heading in your direction.

Private transfers

Choose a car, van or limo (why not!) and have your own private driver get you to your destination.


Use a familiar rideshare service without downloading local apps, and avoid surge pricing by booking ahead.

Cruise transfer

Book before you land and take the worry out of getting from the airport to your cruise’s departure dock.

Top things to do near Kelowna International Airport

While visiting the Kelowna International Airport, there are several nearby attractions you may want to explore that encompass history, nature, and local culture:

  1. UBC Okanagan Campus: A picturesque university campus offering scenic trails for leisurely walks, located just 1.6 miles away from the airport.
  2. Geert Maas Sculpture Gardens Gallery and Studio: This 3 miles away gem hosts impressive sculptures and artwork, both indoor and outdoor.
  3. Okanagan Lavender & Herb Farm: Located 5 miles away, this lavender farm and shop is a fragrant, tranquil escape offering tours and handcrafted products.
  4. The Okanagan Golf Club - Bear and Quail: Two beautiful golf courses about 5 miles away, with splendid views of the Okanagan landscape.
  5. Shadow Ridge Golf Club: Another golfing option, just 1.5 miles away that offers a challenging yet enjoyable golfing experience.
  6. EnergyPlex Family Recreation Centre: At 4 miles distant, this family-friendly indoor recreation area offers activities from rock climbing to trampolining.
  7. Kelowna Farmers' and Crafters' Market: A vibrant market located 3.4 miles away showcasing local artisans, growers, and bakers. It's an excelling shopping destination to experience Kelowna's local flavor.
  8. Scandia Golf & Games: Approximately 4 miles away, this amusement center offers mini-golf, an arcade, go-karts and more, perfect for a family fun day.

While they vary in nature, each of these destinations shares a proximity to Kelowna International Airport, making them convenient, fun options for both locals and visitors.

Top things to do in and around Kelowna

Kelowna, situated in the heart of British Columbia's wine country, offers visitors a wide array of attractions beyond its near airport options:

  1. Knox Mountain Park: The highest point in Kelowna offering stunning panoramic views of the city and Okanagan Lake.
  2. Mission Hill Family Estate Winery: An iconic landmark winery known for its spectacular architecture and award-winning wines.
  3. Myra Canyon Adventure Park: A great outdoor venue offering adventurous activities like treetop trekking and zip lining.
  4. Waterfront Park: Beautifully landscaped park with beaches, picnic spots, and boardwalks along Okanagan Lake.
  5. Kelowna Art Gallery: Home to outstanding contemporary Canadian art, located in the heart of cultural district.
  6. Kasugai Garden Park: A tranquil Japanese garden providing a serene retreat in the city center.
  7. Big White Ski Resort: A renowned ski resort offering world-class skiing, snowboarding, and winter sports.
  8. Okanagan Heritage Museum: A cultural and historical journey through the Okanagan Valley with fantastic exhibits and artifacts.
  9. Rotary Beach Park: A popular destination for water sports with a wide sandy beach on the Okanagan Lake shore.
  10. Prospera Place: An indoor arena hosting concerts, community and sporting events in the hub of downtown.

Whether you are looking for outdoor adventures, cultural experiences or culinary delights, Kelowna has you covered with these amazing attractions.

Frequently asked questions

What are my transportation options from Kelowna International Airport (YLW)?

There are various transportation options from YLW, including taxis, rental cars, and public transportation. However, the most convenient and stress-free option is booking an airport transfer service with Jayride. Jayride offers everything from private cars to shared shuttles, catering to different travel needs and budgets.

How can I pre-book an airport shuttle to Kelowna International Airport?

Jayride is the go-to online platform for pre-booking your airport shuttle. Simply visit the Jayride website, enter your pick-up location, destination, and travel dates. It's an easy way to secure your ride at a fixed price with no hidden costs.

Does Jayride provide airport pick-up service from Kelowna International Airport?

Yes, absolutely! Jayride offers pick-up services from Kelowna International Airport to your chosen destination. You can book your transfer in advance and have your vehicle waiting upon your arrival.

Is Jayride's service only available for solo travelers or can it accommodate groups?

Jayride has a broad variety of transfer options which can cater to solo travelers, families, and larger groups. You can choose the vehicle that suits your travel needs best, ensuring a comfortable ride for everyone.

Can I find a luxury car service for my transfer from Kelowna International Airport?

With Jayride, you can indeed. If you prefer a luxury ride, Jayride offers a selection of high-end vehicle transfers from Kelowna International Airport for a more luxurious travel experience.


Kathy V. L. Travelled on 31 December 2019

“Excellent service - on time, car clean and ready, courteous and friendly. I will use your service next time I fly.”

Ida S. Travelled on 07 January 2019

“We were very pleased with West Cabs. The driver was very pleasant and informative. He was ahead of the schedule time, which was important to us. The ride was comfortable. The driver provided bottled water and chips for the drive - a nice touch. The driver got us to the airport on schedule and we did not feel rushed at all. We would recommend this service in future.”

Lisa W. Travelled on 24 December 2018

“Clean, courteous, and efficient. I was well leased”

Diane N. Travelled on 23 December 2018

“on time, efficient,courteous, reliable, friendly”

Doug M. Travelled on 05 November 2018

“The car arrived on time and the Driver was courteous.”


What’s included in the price?
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All prices listed on are inclusive of taxes, tolls, airport parking, admin fees, fuel, environmental surcharges and any other standard fees typically included for a standard point-to-point transfer. You don’t pay any extra for these. Read all Any additional requirements such as child seats or extra luggage may incur an additional cost. Your transfer company will confirm this with you when you make your booking. Gratuities are not included in the price, so it is at your discretion as to whether you wish to tip your driver. If you are in the US, it is customary to tip your driver 10-15%. In other countries such as the UK or Australia, tipping is not mandatory, though a tip of 10-15% for great service is always welcome.
Where do I meet my driver?
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Once you make your booking, you’ll receive meeting instructions from your transfer company. If you’re still unsure about where to meet your driver, simply contact them directly. Their contact details will be provided in your booking confirmation email.
How do I select a pick up time?
Once you have completed your...
Once you have completed your booking your Transfer Company will confirm the best pick-up time for you based on your flight details. You may contact them directly to request a time based on your specific requirements.

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