Fernie Alpine Resort is 40 miles (60 kilometres) from Alberta and the U.S. border. It is 3 miles (5 kilometres) from the town of Fernie.
Return buses operate 16 times daily from Fernie to Fernie Alpine Resort costing only a few dollars per trip.
Cranbrook Airport has been renamed the Canadian Rockies International Airport and had its runway extended and terminal expanded to accommodate larger domestic and international planes. Fernie is only 60 minutes drive from Cranbrook Airport.
Return shuttle buses operate to and from Fernie Alpine Resort to the Canadian Rockies International Airport regularly.