Resolute Bay is the nearest commercial airline access point with flights from Iqaluit. From Resolute Bay, a charter is required to reach Quttinirpaaq. Outfitters arrange participants’ flights, but solo travellers’ charter prices depend on fuel costs.

Weather dictates travel schedules so it’s wise to factor in time for delays.

The best time to visit is from mid-May to mid-August, when park staff are on site.

Getting here


Inuksugait Plaza II 1104-B (Green Building)
P.O. Box 278 Iqaluit NU X0A 0H0

To Iqaluit, Nunavut

Iqaluit is the hub for air traffic in Nunavut. Canadian North flies direct to Iqaluit from Montreal, Ottawa, and Yellowknife. For current, detailed information on travelling to Nunavut, visit Travel Nunavut.

To Resolute Bay, Nunavut

Canadian North offers regular flights from Iqaluit to Resolute Bay.

To Quttinirpaaq National Park

Parks Canada offers Top of the World charter flights on a Twin Otter between the town of Resolute Bay and Tanquary Fiord, Parks Canada’s base of operations in Quttinirpaaq National Park.

Free admission for youth.
Other fees still apply.
Detailed fees list

Facilities and services