Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Rankin Inlet Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit. Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.
The passenger terminal building is a world of an education. The walls are lined with maps and charts outlining the geography and history of the region. – Olivia
YRT Airport Overview
To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Rankin Inlet Airport.
What to expect
Rankin Inlet Airport (code: YRT) consists of a small terminal with few amenities beyond a small convenience store. WiFi availability is unknown. There are no private lounges at this airport.
Sleeping in Rankin Inlet Airport
We do not yet have any sleep-related airport reviews. Have a backup plan if you’re planning to spend the night. For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the guide below or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.
Some airport reviews and tips in this guide and elsewhere on the site were written before March 2020 and may no longer be valid. To help us keep this guide up-to-date, you can add or update information or write a review to submit airport tips and photos.
For more airport information continue scrolling down to explore more in our Rankin Inlet Airport Guide.
In this guide we may refer to locations as “landside” and “airside”. Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security. For more information on Europe’s Schengen Area, click here.
If sleeping in Rankin Inlet airport sounds like a nightmare, there are four hotels in town, which a very short drive from the airport.
With Covid restrictions constantly changing, we recommend that you confirm shuttle availability prior to booking and/or prior to your arrival.
- The Siniktarvik Hotel & Conference Center » Check Rates
- Turaarvik Inns North » Check Rates
- Katimavik Suites » Check Rates
- Nanuq Lodge » Check Rates
Visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels in Rankin Inlet, search deals and read traveller reviews.
There are no pay-per-use lounges at the airport.
Airport WiFi / Internet
As of this update we were unable to confirm whether internet access is available. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.
More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport
Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.
Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.
Rest Zones – There are no dedicated sleeping areas, quiet areas or rest zones. If this information has changed, click here to update this guide.
Showers – Not available.
SIM Cards – A reader has asked us to include where to buy SIM Cards. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.
As of this update, we were unable to confirm airport hours of operation. We recommend that you read a few reviews before deciding to sleep in the airport overnight. If you know the airport hours, click here to update this airport guide and we will update this airport guide.
Rankin Inlet airport is served by the following airlines: Calm Air • Canadian North • First Air • Nolinor Aviation.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport
See also Airport Hotels above.
Last updated: 2022-10-31
This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning. All information, including rates and hours, are subject to change at any time without notice. The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors or to add/update any items mentioned in the guide: update the airport guide or write a review.