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Accommodations and Travel

Central Mountain Air is pleased to provide delegates attending Minerals North 2018 an exclusive promo code. Click Here for more information.


Please Note: Accomodations in Smithers are also available. You can view them here. Travelling from Smithers to Houston by car will take appoximately 45 minutes.

Houston Motor Inn

2940 Hwy 16
(250) 845-7112 or 1-800- 994-8333
Kitchen unit, Smoking & Non-Smoking, Pet Friendly
*Wireless Internet Available

Pleasant Valley Motel

3030 Hwy 16
(250) 845-2246 or 1-888- 311-7766
Kitchen unit, Pet Friendly,
Wireless Internet Available

Sunshine Inn (Fully Booked)
3451 11 th Ave
(250) 845-7867 or 1-888- 731-7867
Kitchenettes available
*Wireless InternetAvailable


Bed and Breakfasts

Bearpaw Inn & Suites (Fully Booked)
1977 Goold Road
(250) 845-4635
Includes breakfast and internet

Knotty Pines Bed and Breakfast
6262 Hwy 16
(250)845-7113 or (250) 845-1222
Continental breakfast and pet friendly


Travel by Car

If you are planning to travel here by road, you’re in for a treat. You will be travelling through pristine wilderness, quaint towns and some very beautiful scenery. Houston is located in Northwest BC, midway between Prince George and Prince Rupert along Highway 16. By car, Houston is approx. 307 km from Prince George, with the average driving time being 3 hours 33min. Travelling from Smithers by car will take approx. 45 minutes.

Air Travel

Travelers’ are able to choose from two airports.  Prince George Airport and Smithers Airport both have fights to and from Vancouver and other smaller communities throughout the province. 

Smithers Airport offers Air Canada and Central Mountain Air which provide worldwide connections via Smithers. Central Mountain Air is pleased to provide delegates attending Minerals North 2018 an exclusive promo code. Click Here for more information.

Prince George Airport offers WestJet, Air Canada and Central Mountain Air. All three serve Prince George and the region with direct service to Vancouver. Central Mountain Air also offers scheduled service to Terrace, Smithers, Fort St. John, Fort Nelson, Kamloops, Kelowna, and Vancouver.

Vehicle Rentals

Vehicle rentals can be obtained at both the Prince George Airport and Smithers Airport.

Prince George Airport offers the following rental opportunities:

Budget Rent a Car

Hertz Car Rental

National Car Rentals

Smithers Airport offers:

National Car Rentals

Frontier Truck Rentals  

Northwest Truck Rentals

Public Transportation

Both Greyhound Bus Lines and Via Rail offer travel services to Houston from many northern communities and major centers.

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