Saskatoon is the cultural and economic hub of the Canadian province of Saskatchewan. Bestriding South Saskatchewan River along Yellowhead Highway, Saskatoon City is the largest city in Saskatchewan and is home to University of Saskatchwen, Waneskewin Heritage Park, the Messin Valley Authority and more other interesting sites. Saskatoon currently has a population of more than 240,000 residents.
Voice of Travelers to Saskatoon
Admission to University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon
I am Sachi from Pakistan, I secured an admission to study Civil Engineering at the University of Saskatchewan last spring. This was the first time to travel abroad and was excited by the prospect experiencing a new culture in Saskatoon. My family and friends helped me in securing a study visa and ticket to Saskatoon. To receive a visa to Saskatoon, one needs to present a valid passport, travel ticket and accommodation ticket with a proof of enough funds to cater for living expenses. Things moved first and within two weeks before my departure to Saskatoon, I had my passport, air ticket and accommodation ticket ready. On the d-day I was on Emirates flight to Saskatoon. Their service was incredible. Friendly attendants, amazing food and drinks that was satisfying to everyone. As a student with an air ticket, I checked in my first and second bag with no weight limit. An amazing experience indeed.
Relocating to Saskatoon
I am Tracy from Wales. I arrived in Saskatoon last summer after securing a job with a firm in Saskatoon. I have had smooth transition and pleasant experience living in Saskatoon. Saskatoon offers a lot in terms of cultural diversity compared to Cardiff, my former city. With the help of my friend Eve, I secured the cheapest ticket to Saskatoon. She searched online for the cheapest ticket two weeks prior to my departure to Saskatoon. Ticket to Saskatoon is cheap weeks before your travel time and it is advisable to purchase your ticket six weeks before traveling when ticket is cheap. British Airways offered the cheapest ticket, at the time of purchasing the ticket to Saskatoon, they offered a 15% off the ticket. Generally, relocating to Saskatoon was pleasant and nice experience. Flights attendants were exceptionally friendly and offered great food that was satisfying to everyone.
Flight Routes to Saskatoon
Deifenbaker International Airport located 5 km from downtown Saskatoon, is a commercial service airport serving the residents of Saskatoon and its environs. The airport is the one of busiest airport in Canada and is one of the gateways to Canada with direct flights from Calgary, Las Vegas and Vancouver. One can travel to Saskatoon using Air Canada, Pronto Airways or Westjet with the requirements being a valid passport, a visa, if you don't qualify for a visa waiver program and an air ticket. One can purchase a ticket online or visit travel agents to purchase the ticket.