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Lisburn, Alberta

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The location of Lisburn

Introduction ...

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

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Around Lisburn ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Spruce Grove. It is located about 45 miles [72 km] to the southeast of Lisburn. Spruce Grove has a population of 26,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Stony Plain. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the southeast of Lisburn and has a population of 15,100 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 and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2006
Alberta Beach   [Map]   884   SE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Barrhead   [Map]   4,209   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Drayton Valley   [Map]   6,893   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Evansburg   [Map]   ---   S   18 miles [29 km]
Mayerthorpe   [Map]   1,474   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Meso West   [Map]   ---   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
Morinville   [Map]   6,775   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Onoway   [Map]   875   E   30 miles [48.3 km]
Peavine   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Sangudo   [Map]   364   N   2 miles [3.2 km]
Spring Lake   [Map]   501   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Wabamun   [Map]   601   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Westlock   [Map]   5,008   NE   47 miles [75.6 km]
Whitecourt   [Map]   8,971   NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Wildwood   [Map]   ---   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2006
Cherhill   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Cosmo   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Darwell   [Map]   ---   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Fallis   [Map]   ---   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Gainford   [Map]   ---   S   18 miles [29 km]
Glenevis   [Map]   ---   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Green Court   [Map]   ---   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Lake Isle   [Map]   ---   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Rangeton   [Map]   ---   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Rochfort Bridge   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Roselea   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Seba Beach   [Map]   203   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Silver Sands   [Map]   173   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
South View   [Map]   115   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
West Cove   [Map]   169   SE   18 miles [29 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Lisburn ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Lisburn. 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

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

Airports Near Lisburn ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Mayerthorpe Airport (FAA ID: CEV5)   [Map]   WNW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Barrhead Airport (FAA ID: CEP3)   [Map]   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Drayton Valley Airport (FAA ID: CER3)   [Map]   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Whitecourt Airport (YZU/CYZU)   [Map]   WNW   41 miles [66 km]
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   ESE   44 miles [70.8 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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Lisburn.

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

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Edmonton Internationl Airport  (YEG/CYEG)   [Map]   SE   65 miles [104.6 km]
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   S   192 miles [309 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Mayerthorpe Airport (FAA ID: CEV5)   [Map]   WNW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Barrhead Airport (FAA ID: CEP3)   [Map]   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Drayton Valley Airport (FAA ID: CER3)   [Map]   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Whitecourt Airport (YZU/CYZU)   [Map]   WNW   41 miles [66 km]
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]   ESE   44 miles [70.8 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       FlightAware       FlightStats
Calgary Intl.   (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]
  Website for Calgary International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Whitecourt Airport   (YZU/CYZU)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Edmonton / Villeneuve Airport   (ZVL/CZVL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Edmonton City Centre Airport   (YXD/CYXD)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lisburn. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.8474, Longitude: -114.8922     [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>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Lisburn), 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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