There are 5 ways to get from Banff to Big White Ski Resort by bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus, drive  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Banff, AB to Vernon 5155
  2. Drive from Vernon to Big White Ski Resort

$37 - $82

4 alternative options

Drive  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Banff to Big White Ski Resort 335.6 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Kelowna  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Kelowna (YLW) YYC - YLW

$184 - $370

Fly to Castlegar, drive  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Castlegar (YCG) YYC - YCG
  2. Drive from Castlegar to Big White Ski Resort

$207 - $704

Fly to Penticton, bus, Big White Airport Shuttle  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Penticton (YYF) YYC - YYF
  2. Take the bus from Penticton, BC to Kelowna, BC
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Kelowna - Greyhound depot to Big White Ski Resort

$218 - $804

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The cheapest way to get from Banff to Big White Ski Resort is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 7 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Banff to Big White Ski Resort is to fly which costs $230 - $480 and takes 5 h 32 min.

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The distance between Banff and Big White Ski Resort is 288 km. The road distance is 537 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 38 min to get from Banff to Big White Ski Resort, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Calgary Airport to Kelowna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 2 min.

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Big White Ski Resort is 1 h behind Banff. It is currently 3:37 AM in Banff and 2:37 AM in Big White Ski Resort.

Yes, the driving distance between Banff to Big White Ski Resort is 537 km. It takes approximately 7 h 30 min to drive from Banff to Big White Ski Resort.

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Air Canada and WestJet offer flights from Calgary Airport to Kelowna Airport.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Big White Ski Resort. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Banff to Calgary Airport is to Banff Airport shuttle which takes 2 h and costs $65 - $90.

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Map of how to get from Banff to Big White Ski Resort.
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  • Distance: 179.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 38 min

What companies run services between Banff, AB, Canada and Big White Ski Resort, BC, Canada?

WestJet and Air Canada fly from Banff to Big White Ski Resort hourly.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Calgary to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Calgary to Penticton
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Calgary to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Calgary to Castlegar
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Banff, AB to Vernon
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$28 - $45
Online Fare
$35 - $60
Standard Fare
$45 - $70
Refundable
$50 - $80
Bus from Penticton, BC to Kelowna, BC
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $26
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$10 - $15
Online Fare
$10 - $24
Standard Fare
$18 - $26
Refundable
$21 - $35
Big White
Phone
1-800-663-2772
Email
cenres@bigwhite.com
Website
bigwhite.com
Shuttle from Kelowna - Greyhound depot to Big White Ski Resort
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
bigwhite.com

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