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Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Brant.

This page contains five sections:

Around Brant ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Calgary. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the northwest of Brant. Calgary has a population of 1,095,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Okotoks. It is located about 24 miles [38 km] to the northwest of Brant and has a population of 24,500 people.

Below is a sample of nearby communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Brant.<2>

Aldersyde     [Map]
19 miles [30.6 km] miles to the northwest of Brant.

Arrowwood     [Map]
22 miles [35.4 km] miles to the northeast of Brant.

Blackie     [Map]
7 miles [11.3 km] miles to the northwest of Brant.

Carseland     [Map]
23 miles [37 km] miles to the north of Brant.

Cayley     [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the west of Brant.

Dalemead     [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km] miles to the north of Brant.

Ensign     [Map]
4 miles [6.4 km] miles to the southeast of Brant.

Herronton     [Map]
9 miles [14.5 km] miles to the northeast of Brant.

High River     [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the west of Brant.

Kirkcaldy     [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the southeast of Brant.

Mossleigh     [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the northeast of Brant.

Nanton     [Map]
16 miles [25.7 km] miles to the southwest of Brant.

Parkland Beach     [Map]
19 miles [30.6 km] miles to the south of Brant.

Parkland     [Map]
19 miles [30.6 km] miles to the south of Brant.

Vulcan     [Map]
13 miles [20.9 km] miles to the southeast of Brant.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Brant ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Brant.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit:

For the Province of Alberta

Alberta Tourism

Parks for Alberta

Fishing in Alberta

Hunting in Alberta

TripAdvisor Link for:

Alberta Statewide Tourism

Also of Interest:

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Brant ...

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 better fit our travel plans.<3> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Brant.

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

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

Large Airports

Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC) <4>   [Map]
46 miles [74 km] miles to the North Northwest of Brant.

Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]
192 miles [309 km] miles to the North of Brant.

Kelowna Intl.  (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]
261 miles [420 km] miles to the West of Brant.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Lethbridge Co. Airport (YQL/CYQL)   [Map]
68 miles [109.4 km] miles to the South Southeast of Brant.

Red Deer Rgnl.  (YQF/CYQF)   [Map]
116 miles [186.7 km] miles to the North of Brant.

Canadian Rockies Intl.  (YXC/CYXC)   [Map]
118 miles [189.9 km] miles to the West Southwest of Brant.

General Aviation Airports

Vulcan Airport (FAA ID: CFX6)   [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the Southeast of Brant.

High River Airport (FAA ID: CEN4)   [Map]
14 miles [22.5 km] miles to the West of Brant.

Additional Airport Information

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

Calgary Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YYCICAO: CYYC

Website for Calgary International Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Edmonton Internationl Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YEGICAO: CYEG

Website for Edmonton Internationl Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Springbank Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YBWICAO: CYBW

Website for Springbank Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Kelowna Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YLWICAO: CYLW

Website for Kelowna International Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Lethbridge Co. Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YQLICAO: CYQL

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Red Deer Rgnl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YQFICAO: CYQF

Website for Red Deer Regional Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Canadian Rockies Intl.     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: YXCICAO: CYXC

Website for Cranbrook / Canadian Rockies International Airport

Detailed information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
   
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Brant. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Brant 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Brant) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Brant. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Brant

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brant. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 50.5167, Longitude: -113.5104     [Map].

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<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Brant), 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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<4>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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