Flights To Red Lake Ontario You can book scheduled flights to Red Lake with Wasaya Airways or Bearskin Airlines with departures out of Thunder Bay or Sioux Lookout. If you flying commercial from the USA, many sportsmen from the USA fly Delta Air Lines from Minneapolis to International Falls and then rent a car and drive to Red Lake. The drive to Red Lake from Fort Frances is usually between 5.5 - 6 hours.
If you are coming out of Toronto you can fly direct to Thunder Bay with Porter Airlines from the downtown Billy Bishop Airport or you can fly Air Canada Jazz or WestJet from Pearson International. Once in Thunder Bay you can connect with Bearskin Airlines or Wasaya.
All arrival departure and arrival times are shown as local. There is a one hour time difference between Thunder Bay and Red Lake, and actual travel duration is 1 hour and 40 minutes.
The next available departure out of Thunder Bay is at 11:15 am. This flight also makes a stop in Sioux Lookout en route and arrives Red Lake at 11:55 am local time.
The last flight of the day departs Thunder Bay at 5:20 arriving in Red Lake at 6 pm after making a stop in Sioux Lookout. If you choose to fly on a Saturday, there is only one flight available which departs at 11:15 and arrives in Red Lake at 12:15 after making two stops en route
Although Bearskin offers three Fare Classes: Fixed / Flex and Liberty - they are currently only showing the availability of Flex and Liberty Fares between Thunder Bay and Red Lake. Depending on the day you fly, you will pay a one way fare of between $356 - $464 on the Flex Fare and as much as $692 on the Liberty Fare.Bearskin Airlines Red Lake to Thunder Bay
Whe booking your return flight to Thunder Bay from Red Lake, you have the choice of 1 - 3 flights depending on the day you choose to return. Most weekdays offer 3 return flights with a morning flight at 7:05 am / an early afternoon departure at 1:03 pm and a early evening departure at 7:15 pm. All three flights have a trip duration of 1 hour and 30 minutes and all flights make a stop in Sioux Lookout. There is however, no plane change.
If you return on Saturday, the only flight back to Thunder Bay departs at 7:05 and arrives Thunder Bay at 9:30 am.
NorthStar Air also provides scheduled air service between Red Lake and four remote communities in Northwestern Ontario.
They offer a Monday & Thursday schedule that departs Red Lake at 15:00 and flies non stop direct to North Spirit Lake arriving 40 minutes later at 15:40. The flight then continues to Deer Lake arriving at 16:05.. It then flies direct to Poplar Hill arriving at 16:30. From Poplar Hill direct to Pikangikum arriving at 17:00
Wasaya Airways ofers flights from Red Lake to Thunder Bay 7 days a week. Depending on the day of the week you can choose between 3 - 3 flights each day
If you want to fly to Thunder Bay on a Monday, you can depart Red Lake at 11:20 on flight 938 arriving Sioux Lookout at 11:45 am. You change planes in Sioux Lookout and then board flight 952 - departing Red Lake at 12:20 which flies non stop, direct to Thunder Bay arriving at 14:20 All time local.
Wasaya offers a 2nd flight on Monday departing at 16:00 arriving in Thunder Bay at 19:20 with one stop in Sioux Lookout - but no plane change required.
Wasaya has 3 fare classes, Econo, Flex and Freedom. The lowest one way fare for Red Lake to Thunder Bay is currently showing as $463 on the Econo Class. This rate applies to most week day flights. The lowest available rate for flights on Friday - Sunday is showing at $652.82.
The lowest one fare for the return flight from Thunder Bay to Red Lake is showing as $337.87.
You can fly from Thunder Bay to Red Lake departing at 12:20 arriving at 13:30 local time. This flight stops in Sioux Lookout and requires a plane change. The secon flight on Monday departs at 15:13 and arrives Red Lake at 16:25 with a stop and plane change in Sioux Lookout.
For flight schedules and fares for mid week and weekends, please refer to the Wasaya website.