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On the TransCanada Yellowhead

Yorkton is located on the TransCanada Yellowhead Highway, near the eastern border of Saskatchewan. The Yellowhead crosses four provinces, providing a the most scenic and varied route across western Canada from Winnipeg to the Pacific Ocean.

At the crossroads of eastern Saskatchewan

Yorkton is at the cross-roads of three major highways. It is approximately halfway on the TransCanada Yellowhead between the major centres of Winnipeg, Manitoba, and Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, and is a convenient point for travellers to take a break for a meal, refreshments, or an overnight stay.

Highway 9, the Saskota Flyway, joins northern Saskatchewan with the U.S. cities of Minot and Bismarck, North Dakota and points south.

Highway 10 brings travellers from Regina, Saskatchewan's capital city, and continues east to Dauphin, Manitoba, and the popular Riding Mountain National Park.

If you're flying

The closest airport with commercial flights is Regina, SK, a two-hour drive to the southwest of Yorkton. It is served by scheduled flights from points in Canada operated by Air Canada and WestJet, and by Northwest flying from Minneapolis, MN.

Car rentals are available at the Regina Airport, and Tourism Yorkton can help you make arrangements for charter bus or shuttle service from Regina to Yorkton for large groups and conventions.

Yorkton Airport is operated by the city of Yorkton, and provides facilities for private aircraft. It is an IFR approved airport, located three miles north of the city.

Runway 03-21 (SW to NE) is paved and 4,800 feet long. Runway 12-30 (SE to NW) is 3,000 feet with a gravel surface.

Driving distances to Yorkton

Western Canada United States
Km Miles Km Miles
Dauphin MB 177 110 Minot ND 430 267
Brandon MB 243 152 Bismarck ND 562 349
Winnipeg MB 448 280 Fargo ND 831 516
Regina SK 189 118 Helena MT 1190 739
Swift Current SK 429 267 Sioux Falls SD 1261 783
Saskatoon SK 331 205 Des Moines IO 1723 1070
North Battleford SK 470 293 Lincoln NE 1702 1057
Lloydminster SK/AB 607 357 Denver CO 1592 989
Calgary AB 911 566 Seattle WA 1977 1228
Banff AB 1051 653 San Francisco CA 3185 1978
Red Deer AB 873 542 Los Angeles CA 3122 1939
Edmonton AB 851 529 Minneapolis MN 1235 767
Jasper AB 1221 759 Milwaukee WI 1742 1082
Kamloops BC 1655 1028 Chicago IL 1821 1131
Vancouver BC 1972 1225 New York NY 3187 2094
Prince George BC 1927 1197 St. Louis MO 1752 1086
Prince Rupert BC 2667 1650 Tampa FL 3854 2394
Whitehorse YT 2925 1817 Phoenix AZ 3045 1891
Yellowknife NT 2277 1414 Dallas TX 2645 1640
New Orleans LA 3463 2147
Eastern Canada Fairbanks AK 3698 2297
Thunder Bay ON 1116 693
Sault Ste Marie ON 1726 1072
Toronto ON 2560 1590
Ottawa ON 2747 1706
Montreal QC 2834 1760
Halifax NS 4310 2677
St. John's NF 4405 2736





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