Air Travel Yellowhead County maintains the Jasper-Hinton Airport. The airport is located 10 kilometres northwest of Hinton. It is an unmanned airport with maintenance staff members that keep the airport runways safe and clear of snow, ice, and debris. There are phones at the airport for contacting taxi services or other modes of transport. The main phone number is 780-865-4474.
In 2009, the Hinton Transit System became a permanent service for the residents of Hinton. This service provides transit service 6 days a week throughout the community. The Town of Hinton also manages the Freedom Express service which provides safe, economical, wheelchair-accessible, and door-to-door transportation for seniors, disabled adults, and children.
Buses Sundog Tours offers Hinton residents access to area communities. Visit their website or call 1 888 786 3641 for schedule and ticket information.
Summary of Local & Regional Bus Services
Hinton Public Transit
Routed, 1 hour, Monday through Saturday Service
Hinton Freedom Express Service
Seniors, persons with disabilities of all ages
First Canada Bus Lines
Private rentals, shuttles
School bussing, charters, tours, commercial and industrial
Neighborlink, mini-van accessible
Medical trips to Edmonton - Seniors, persons with disabilities
Big Horn Adventures
Event shuttles, Tours
Sun Dog Tours
Medical, Edmonton Airport and West Ed. Mall, Rentals
Note: VIA Rail is available by reservation only and may be reached by calling 888-VIA-RAIL (888-842-7245).
Please also note that the Drinnan Rail Crossing is CN Property and any questions, comments, or concerns regarding the crossing and it's condition should be sent directly by Email or by phoning 1-888-888-5909.