J. A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport
Travel & Tourism
280 Silver Dart Way
Sydney, NS B1M 1B8
(902) 564-7720
(902) 564-2726
The Sydney Airport is located on Grand Lake Road NS4-E, Sydney at 280 Silver Dart Way (near Reserve Mines) - about a 20 minute drive from downtown Sydney.
Open 24 / 7
who to contact
Mr. Mike Mackinnon
Chief Executive Officer
Phone:(902) 564-7720 
Fax:(902) 564-2726 
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J. A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport

Travel & Tourism
about us
The J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport is approximately a 20 minute drive from the Sydney downtown business district and is a short driving distance to other parts of Cape Breton Island. There are two asphalt runways: Runway 06/24 - 7070' x 200’ with an Instrument Landing System (ILS) and Non-precision Runway 18/36 – 6000' x 150'.
Commercial passenger service provided by Air Canada and WestJet with worldwide connections.
Charter and private aircraft services available.
Canada Border Services Agency services 7 days / week; Phone CANPASS 1-888-226-7277.
AVIS, Budget, National and Enterprise Car Rentals conveniently located in the terminal.
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