The nearest major airport is Castlegar Airport (YCG / CYCG). Distance from Castlegar Airport to Nelson Airport is 40 km (24 miles).
Crawford Bay Airport (CAR2 / CAR2). Distance from Crawford Bay Airport to Nelson Airport is 36 km (22 miles).
Kaslo Airport (CBR2 / CBR2). Distance from Kaslo Airport to Nelson Airport is 46 km (28 miles).
Trail Airport (YZZ / ). Distance from Trail Airport to Nelson Airport is 63 km (39 miles).
International airports near Nelson Airport
Domestic airports near Nelson Airport
- 40 km: Castlegar Airport - Castlegar - Canada, (YCG / CYCG)
- 63 km: Trail Airport - Trail - Canada, (YZZ / )
- 112 km: Cranbrook Airport - Cranbrook - Canada, (YXC / CYXC)
Local airports near Nelson Airport
- 36 km: Crawford Bay Airport - Deqen - Canada, (CAR2 / CAR2)
- 46 km: Kaslo Airport - Timika - Canada, (CBR2 / CBR2)
- 75 km: Sullivan Lake State Airport - Metaline Falls - United States, (09S / )
- 79 km: Porthill Eckhart International Airport - Porthill - United States, (1S1 / )
- 85 km: Creston Airport - Creston - Canada, (CFQ / CAJ3)
- 87 km: Avey Field State Airport - Laurier - United States, (69S / )
- 92 km: Ione Municipal Airport - Ione - United States, (S23 / )
- 96 km: Kimberley Airport - Kimberley - Canada, (YQE / )
- 102 km: Nakusp Airport - Dunblane - Canada, (CAQ5 / CAQ5)
- 104 km: Grand Forks Airport - Grand Forks - Canada, (ZGF / CZGF)
- 106 km: Priest Lake Usfs Airport - Nordman - United States, (67S / )
- 109 km: Boundary Co Airport - Bonners Ferry - United States, (65S / )
- 109 km: Greenwood Airport - Greenwood - Canada, (YZX / CYZX)
- 117 km: Colville Municipal Airport - Colville - United States, (63S / )
- 118 km: Cavanaugh Bay Airport - Coolin - United States, (66S / )
- 124 km: Midway Airport - Kerama - Canada, (CBM6 / CBM6)
- 131 km: Fairmount Springs Airport - Fairmount Springs - Canada, (YCZ / CYCZ)