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The location of Saint Brides









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Saint Brides.

This page contains five sections:

Around Saint Brides ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Bonnyville. It is located about 35 miles [56 km] to the northeast of Saint Brides. Bonnyville has a population of 6,200 people.<1>

The next largest community is Vegreville. It is located about 42 miles [67 km] to the southwest of Saint Brides and has a population of 5,700 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Saint Brides and not the distance if you are driving.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Andrew   [Map]   465   W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Ardmore   [Map]   ---   NE   46 miles [74 km]
Chipman   [Map]   238   SW   50 miles [80.5 km]
Elk Point   [Map]   1,487   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Glendon   [Map]   421   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
Innisfree   [Map]   233   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Kikino Metis Settlement   [Map]   ---   NW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Mannville   [Map]   782   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Mundare   [Map]   712   SW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Myrnam   [Map]   362   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Saint Paul   [Map]   5,106   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Smoky Lake   [Map]   1,010   W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Two Hills   [Map]   1,047   SW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Vilna   [Map]   274   W   18 miles [29 km]
Willingdon   [Map]   295   SW   27 miles [43.5 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2006
Population
DirDistance
Ashmont   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Brosseau   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Duvernay   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Foisy   [Map]   ---   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hamlin   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Horseshoe Bay   [Map]   214   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Lafond   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Mallaig   [Map]   ---   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Saddle Lake   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Saint Edouard   [Map]   ---   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Saint Lina   [Map]   ---   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Saint Vincent   [Map]   ---   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Spedden   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Stry   [Map]   ---   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Therien   [Map]   ---   NE   18 miles [29 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Saint Brides ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
St. Paul Airport (ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]   ESE   5 miles [8 km]
Two Hills Airport (FAA ID: CEL6)   [Map]   SSW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Elk Pt. Airport (FAA ID: CEJ6)   [Map]   ESE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Bonnyville Airport (YBY/CYBF)   [Map]   ENE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Vegreville Airport (FAA ID: CEV3)   [Map]   SSW   40 miles [64.4 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 Saint Brides.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Saint Brides. 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]   WSW   97 miles [156.1 km]
Calgary Intl.  (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]   SSW   226 miles [363.7 km]
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.  (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]   ESE   236 miles [379.8 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Cold Lake Rgnl.  (FAA ID: CEN5)   [Map]   ENE   59 miles [95 km]
Viking Airport (FAA ID: CEE8)   [Map]   SSW   64 miles [103 km]
Lloydminster Airport  (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]   SE   76 miles [122.3 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
St. Paul Airport (ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]   ESE   5 miles [8 km]
Two Hills Airport (FAA ID: CEL6)   [Map]   SSW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Elk Pt. Airport (FAA ID: CEJ6)   [Map]   ESE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Bonnyville Airport (YBY/CYBF)   [Map]   ENE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Vegreville Airport (FAA ID: CEV3)   [Map]   SSW   40 miles [64.4 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
 
Vermilion Airport   (YVG/CYVG)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lac La Biche Airport   (YLB/CYLB)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
John G. Diefenbaker Intl.   (YXE/CYXE)   [Map]
  Website for Saskatoon / John G. Diefenbaker International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lloydminster Airport   (YLL/CYLL)   [Map]
  Website for Lloydminster Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
St. Paul Airport   (ZSP/CEW3)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Bonnyville Airport   (YBY/CYBF)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Saint Brides. 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 Saint Brides 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Saint Brides) 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 Saint Brides. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saint Brides

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Brides. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.0132, Longitude: -111.5016     [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 Saint Brides), 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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