The 24th International Conference on Wear of Materials will be held at the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, Banff, Alberta, Canada.
Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity
107 Tunnel Mountain Drive
Box 1020, Stn. 43
Banff Centre is located on the east side of Banff, four blocks from Banff Avenue, a 90-minute drive west of Calgary. There are several transfer options available from the Calgary International Airport to Banff including airport shuttle service, bus transportation, and rental cars.
The town can be accessed by foot three ways from the Centre grounds: St-Julien Road, Buffalo Street, and the Ken Madsen Path to town. It is a brief 10-minute walk downhill to town. The return trip is slightly longer as it is uphill.
Downtown Banff can be reached by taxi for less than $10 each way.There is no shuttle bus that runs from Banff Centre to downtown Banff.
Banff Airporter is the official airport shuttle provider of Banff Centre and the best way to get to and from the Calgary Airport. Banff Airporter offers multiple departures daily between Calgary Airport and Banff Centre. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the scenery as you travel to Banff.
Brewster Transportation coaches offer several daily departures from Calgary International Airport to Banff hotels, and return daily from Banff to the airport. Please contact Brewster Transportation at 1-800-760-6934 or 403-762-6700 to confirm times and rates.
National Park Entry
This is a national park entry fee which is charged to all visitors to Banff National Park. Revenues collected from sales of the park pass are used to support visitor services and facilities in Canada’s national parks. Park pass fees are determined based on number of people travelling and type of vehicle entering the park.
Park passes can be purchased at any of the entry gates into Banff National Park, at the Parks Canada Information Centre located in downtown Banff (224 Banff Avenue), or purchased on-line in advance of your visit through Banff Lake Louise Tourism.
Please contact: Parks Canada at 403-762-1550 for national park pass information, camping, hiking, cross-country skiing, and wildlife information.