There are 8 ways to get from New York to Vancouver by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Newark to Vancouver  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Vancouver (YVR) EWR - YVR

$167 - $489

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Fly New York JFK to Vancouver  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Vancouver (YVR) JFK - YVR

$167 - $509

Fly Newark to Seattle, train  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Seattle (SEA) EWR - SEA
  2. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Vancouver Pacific Central Station

$204 - $508

Train Amtrak  •  2 days 20 h

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Everett Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Everett Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station

$419 - $1,243

Bus  •  3 days 4 h

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Toronto, On 252 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Winnipeg, MB
  3. Take the bus from Winnipeg, MB to Calgary, AB
  4. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Vancouver, BC

$269 - $680

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 days 10 h

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Denver, Co
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Stanfield
  3. Take the bus from Stanfield to Seattle, Wa
  4. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Vancouver, Bc

$333 - $858

Train VIA Rail  •  4 days 12 h

  1. Take the train from New York to Toronto VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Vancouver VIA Rail

$363 - $1,342

Drive  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Drive from New York to Vancouver 3042 miles

$400 - $600

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from New York to Vancouver. However, there are services departing from New York, NY and arriving at Vancouver, BC via Toronto, ON, Winnipeg, MB and Calgary, AB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 4 h.

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No, there is no direct train from New York station to Vancouver station. However, there are services departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Vancouver Pacific Central Station via Chicago Union Station and Everett Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 20 h.

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The distance between New York and Vancouver is 2440 miles. The road distance is 3042 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Vancouver without a car is to train which takes 2 days 20 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 31 min to get from New York to Vancouver, including transfers.

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New York to Vancouver bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from New York, NY station.

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New York to Vancouver train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from New York to Vancouver is to fly which takes 8 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 days 20 h, you could also bus, which costs and takes 3 days 4 h.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Vancouver Airport is the direct flight which takes 5 h 39 min.

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New York to Vancouver bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Vancouver, BC station.

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Map of how to get from New York to Vancouver.
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  • Distance: 2440.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 31 min

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Vancouver, BC, Canada?

Air Canada, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from New York to Vancouver hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from New York to Vancouver via Chicago Union Station and Everett Amtrak in around 2 days 20 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Newark to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Newark to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Newark to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Calgary
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station to Vancouver Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Train from Chicago Union Station to Everett Amtrak
Ave. Duration
44 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$260 - $390
Flexi Coach Seat
$470 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Train from Everett Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$160 - $240
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Toronto
Ave. Duration
12 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$70 - $100
Economy
$120 - $170
Economy Plus
$170 - $250
Business
$180 - $260
Business Plus/Sleeper
$330 - $460
Train from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3 days 23 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$290 - $410
Economy
$550 - $750
Economy Plus
$750 - $1,100
Business
$800 - $1,200
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,400 - $2,000
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $100
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trailwaysny.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from New York, Ny to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
44 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$170 - $440
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$170 - $280
Flexible
$330 - $440
Bus from Denver, Co to Stanfield
Ave. Duration
25 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $190
Flexible
$220 - $290
Bus from Stanfield to Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Seattle, Wa to Vancouver, Bc
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Winnipeg, MB
Ave. Duration
30 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$100 - $160
Online Fare
$140 - $200
Standard Fare
$180 - $260
Refundable
$190 - $280
Bus from Winnipeg, MB to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $170
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$70 - $110
Online Fare
$95 - $140
Standard Fare
$120 - $170
Refundable
$130 - $190
Bus from Calgary, AB to Vancouver, BC
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$50 - $80
Online Fare
$70 - $110
Standard Fare
$90 - $130
Refundable
$100 - $150

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Vancouver is 3 h behind New York. It is currently 2:54 PM in New York and 11:54 AM in Vancouver.

New York to Vancouver train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Vancouver Pacific Central Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Vancouver is 3042 miles. It takes approximately 2 days 0 h to drive from New York to Vancouver.

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Delta, United Airlines and Air Canada offer flights from Newark Airport to Vancouver Airport.

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