Getting Around Wetaskiwin


Wetaskiwin is connected to the following highways:

  • Highway 2A (north to Leduc / south to Red Deer)
  • Highway 13 (west to QEII Hwy / east to Camrose)
    The QEII is the main north-south route linking Calgary and Edmonton

Walking Paths / Trail System

Wetaskiwin is walkable! You can walk across the City within an hour. Our user-friendly trail system is well used by outdoor enthusiasts on foot, bike, roller blades, long boards, etc.


While no official public transit exists in Wetaskiwin at this time, we do offer the following:

  • City of Wetaskiwin Transit Handi-Van
    Call 780-312-RIDE (7433)*24/7 dispatch available
    • Rides are available for seniors or those with mobility issues.
    • In-town trips must be booked at least 48 hours in advance.
    • Out-of-town trips must be booked at least two (2) weeks in advance.

Current COVID-19 restrictions:

  • Every rider must wear a mask if they are able to.
  • There is a limit of four (4) riders per bus for each trip.
  • The bus will be sanitized before and after each rider boards and exits.
  • Same-day bookings will not be available at this time.

Taxi / Cab

Wetaskiwin is home to multiple taxi/cab services, if you need a quick car ride somewhere.

Air Service

Wetaskiwin has its own airport, featuring 24-hour access and a 3,900 foot runway.
Edmonton International Airport is only a 25 minute drive from Wetaskiwin, and offers both commercial and air freight services.