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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Lloydminster.

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Around Lloydminster ...

Lloydminster is the largest city within a 50 mile [80 km] radius.

The next largest community is Lloydminster (SK). It lies immediately northeast of Lloydminster and has a population of 9,800 people.<1>

For comparison, Lloydminster has a population of 18,000 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Lloydminster and not the distance if you drove it.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Chauvin   [Map]   308   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Edgerton   [Map]   373   SW   40 miles [64.4 km]
Kitscoty   [Map]   709   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Mannville   [Map]   782   W   47 miles [75.6 km]
Marwayne   [Map]   516   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Vermilion   [Map]   4,036   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Wainwright   [Map]   5,426   SW   45 miles [72.4 km]
Lashburn (SK)   [Map]   914   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Maidstone (SK)   [Map]   1,037   E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Marsden (SK)   [Map]   234   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Marshall (SK)   [Map]   608   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Neilburg (SK)   [Map]   394   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Paradise Hill (SK)   [Map]   483   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Saint Walburg (SK)   [Map]   672   NE   42 miles [67.6 km]
Turtleford (SK)   [Map]   461   E   44 miles [70.8 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Alcurve   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Blackfoot   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Borradaile   [Map]   ---   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
Dewberry   [Map]   196   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
Islay   [Map]   ---   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
McLaughlin   [Map]   ---   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Paradise Valley   [Map]   183   SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Rivercourse   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Streamstown   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Tulliby Lake   [Map]   ---   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Frenchman Butte (SK)   [Map]   ---   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Lone Rock (SK)   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Onion Lake (SK)   [Map]   ---   N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Unwin (SK)   [Map]   ---   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Waseca (SK)   [Map]   144   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lloydminster ...

Looking for more information about Lloydminster? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Lloydminster, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Lloydminster.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Lloydminster.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Lloydminster. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Airports Near Lloydminster ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Lloydminster.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Lloydminster Airport (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   CYLL   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Maidstone Airport   [Map]   CJH3   ESE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Vermilion Airport(YVG/CYVG)   [Map]   CYVG   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Neilburg Airport   [Map]   CJV2   SSE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Wainwright Airport(YWV/CYWV)   [Map]   CYWV   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Edam Airport   [Map]   CJU7   E   51 miles [82.1 km]
Elk Pt. Airport   [Map]   CEJ6   NW   52 miles [83.7 km]
Cut Knife Airport   [Map]   CKU4   SE   55 miles [88.5 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Lloydminster.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Lloydminster. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Edmonton Internationl Airport (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   CYEG   W   146 miles [235 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl. (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   CYXE   ESE   158 miles [254.3 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   CYYC   SW   225 miles [362.1 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Lloydminster Airport (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   CYLL   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Viking Airport   [Map]   CEE8   W   77 miles [123.9 km]
Cold Lake Rgnl.    [Map]   CEN5   N   83 miles [133.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Maidstone Airport   [Map]   CJH3   ESE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Vermilion Airport(YVG/CYVG)   [Map]   CYVG   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Neilburg Airport   [Map]   CJV2   SSE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Wainwright Airport(YWV/CYWV)   [Map]   CYWV   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Edam Airport   [Map]   CJU7   E   51 miles [82.1 km]
Elk Pt. Airport   [Map]   CEJ6   NW   52 miles [83.7 km]
Cut Knife Airport   [Map]   CKU4   SE   55 miles [88.5 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Edmonton Internationl Airport   (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
        Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
        Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
        Website for Calgary International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lloydminster Airport   (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]
        Website for Lloydminster Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Vermilion Airport   (YVG/CYVG)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wainwright Airport   (YWV/CYWV)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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The official website for Lloydminster: www.city.lloydminster.ab.ca/

The official website for Province of Alberta: www.alberta.ca/







Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Lloydminster were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Lloydminster. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lloydminster) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Lloydminster. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lloydminster

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lloydminster. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.2716, Longitude: -110.0237     [Map].

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Lloydminster), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Lloydminster.



 
 
 

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