Bus to Jasper: Alberta Library Conference 2019

News Date: 
22 January 2019

Join us for a fun and safe journey to ALC 2019!

COST: $210 return

-Pick up from Strathmore or Calgary
-Cost includes snacks and beverages served on the bus

Purchase your ticket today at showpass.com/jasperbus


*Please arrive 30 minutes prior to departure at each location for luggage tagging prior to boarding. If you are unable to meet the Charter at your designated pick up location, please call 403-934-5334.

1) Marigold Headquarters, 710 2nd Street, Strathmore - DEPARTURE 8:00am (please arrive by 7:30am)

Vehicles can be left in the Marigold parking lot (at your own risk).

2) Clarion Hotel and Conference Centre, 2120 16 Avenue NE, Calgary - DEPARTURE 8:55am (please arrive by 8:30am)

Vehicles can be left in the Clarion parking lot (at your own risk). Please park at extreme west side of the back parking lot. The manager of the Clarion has requested that anyone leaving their vehicle provide the vehicle make and model and license plate number in order to get a required parking pass. Please include the information in your registration or let Nora at Marigold Headquarters know and she will inform the manager.

3) Petro Canada Station at junction of Highways #1 and 22 - DEPARTURE 9:45am (please arrive by 9:25am)

Quick Stop. This stop is a convenient pick up for passengers from areas South and West of Calgary.

4) Banff - 1 hour

You may bring your own lunch which you can enjoy on the bus, dine in a restaurant that will accommodate the one hour stop, or feel free to enjoy the wonders of Banff.

5) Stop at Saskatchewan Crossing - 15 minute break

6) Arrival at Jasper Park Lodge - 3:30pm (approx.)

Riders who are on the rooming list for Marigold at the Jasper Park Lodge will have tagged their luggage with their names. JPL staff will come onto the bus to assign bags to rooms and will arrange for the transfer of these tagged pieces of luggage to delegates’ rooms. All other riders will need to arrange baggage transfers to their rooms at Jasper Park Lodge or make other arrangements for taking their baggage to alternate hotels in Jasper.


1) Jasper Park Lodge (Sunday, April 28) - 8:30am

For riders who arranged rooms at the Jasper Park Lodge through Marigold, please have luggage by hotel room door by 7:00 a.m. and JPL staff will take care of getting the luggage to the bus. All other riders please be at the bus by 8:15 a.m. The bus will depart from JPL at 8:30 a.m. 

2) Stop at Saskatchewan Crossing - 15 minute break

3) Banff - 1/2 hour

Time to grab a quick bite to eat and stretch the legs.

4) Petro Canada Station at junction of Highways #1 and 22

Quick stop to unload passengers

5) Clarion Hotel (Calgary) - 3:00pm

6) Marigold Headquarters (Strathmore) - 3:30pm (approx)

NOTE: there is a restroom on the bus and additional stops will be arranged for rest/stretch breaks.


Booking Inquiries:
Nora Ott, Administrative Assistant and HR Coordinator
Phone: 403-934-5334 or (toll free) 1-855-934-5334 | ext. 222

 Refund Policy

Please note that there will be no refunds given.