Airport location, terminals and transportation
Gatineau-Ottawa Executive Airport is located 2 kilometres away from a Canadian city of Gatineau, Quebec. The airport was founded in 1978. It has one runway. The airport is not an international one, but it can accept international flights as it has its own customs. Regular flights are performed only to Quebec City. The YND airport offers aircraft maintenance, charter flights, rental of airport aprons, hangars, warehouses, and conference halls. There’s an aviation museum with a collection of old planes on the territory of the airport. Each year, aviation shows are held here.
The modes of transport used to reach the city are taxis, limousines, and rental cars.
Rental offices, how to find them, where to return car
Two companies — Enterprise and Hertz — provide car rental services at the Gatineau-Ottawa Executive Airport. Customer service offices are situated in the passenger terminal building. The companies recommend booking vehicles in advance to be sure to get the desired model. To book a vehicle from Enterprise, you should make an order on their website that can be found on the airport website. To contact the representatives of Hertz, you can use the phone mentioned on the YND website. When you come to receive a vehicle, you need to show a printed order voucher, your driver’s licence, and your passport.
The companies offer free transfer from the airport to the place where cars can be taken. Return of the vehicle is done according to the contract. The companies don’t limit mileage of cars. When the car is returned, its petrol tank should be full. Rental costs include car theft insurance and insurance against civic responsibility in the case of a car accident. The companies charge a full price for a day of rental even if the day hasn’t finished yet. Thus, you ought to return the vehicle strictly on time.
Long-term and short-term parking, hotels nearby
Gatineau-Ottawa Executive Airport provides free parking services. The parking lot is guarded and lit at night. It is situated opposite the passenger terminal.
The nearest hotel — Motel Gatineau — is 1.5 km away from the airport. Other hotels — Holiday Inn Express & Suites, Hotel V, Quality Inn & Suites, Beacon Hill Motel — are within 4-5 km from the airport.