Traveling to the Banff Centre

The nearest airport is the Calgary International Airport (YYC).

There is a shuttle that leaves regularly between the Calgary International Airport and Banff, which stops at the Banff Centre. Information about shuttle schedules and booking your reservation can be found here: https://banffairporter.com/



A block of rooms has been reserved for our group. Delegates should call in and make a reservation – they would need to inform Reservations that this booking is for the Critical Prison Studies Conference. Everyone will need to provide a credit card as a guarantee when reserving a room.

Reservations can be reached at 1-800-884-7574.


Breakfast and lunch will be served at Vistas at the Banff Centre on Friday and Saturday.These meals will be covered for all delegates. Dinner on Saturday is also covered for all delegates. Please let the organizers know if you intend to attend these meals so you can be added to the list.