Travel Via Victoria Airport
Victoria's International Airport (YYJ) is a 30-minute drive from downtown Victoria and approximately 17 miles (27 km) from The Fairmont Empress and the Victorial Conference Centre.

Travelers can fly directly to Victoria from many places including Toronto, Calgary, Vancouver and Seattle and International travelers can book connecting flights from one of these major cities.

The following airlines fly to Victoria International Airport:

Taxi Service from Airport
Rates: $40.00 to $45.00 CDN one-way between airport and hotel.
Rental Cars from Airport
On Airport rental companies include Hertz, Budget, National and Avis

Driving Directions from the Victoria International Airport:

  • Proceed south on Hwy 17 from the Victoria International airport.
  • Hwy 17 becomes Blanshard Street at the city limits of Victoria.
  • Continue south on Blanshard Street.
  • Turn right on Belleville Street.
  • Continue on Belleville Street for two blocks.
  • Turn right on Government Street.
  • The Fairmont Empress is located at 721 Government Street.