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There are 4 ways to get from Banff to Drumheller by bus, taxi or car

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Bus, taxi  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Banff, AB to Calgary, AB
  2. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Strathmore, AB
  3. Take a taxi from Strathmore, AB to Drumheller

$197 - $246

Cheapest option

Bus, drive  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Banff, AB to Calgary, AB Vancouver
  2. Drive from Calgary, AB to Drumheller

$47 - $61

2 alternative options

Bus, taxi via EB 9th AV S @ Centre ST S  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Banff, AB to Calgary Downtown, AB
  2. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Strathmore, AB
  3. Take a taxi from Strathmore, AB to Drumheller

$224 - $319

Drive  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Banff to Drumheller 161 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Banff to Drumheller is to drive which costs $27 - $45 and takes 3 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Banff to Drumheller is to drive which costs $27 - $45 and takes 3 h 1 min.

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The distance between Banff and Drumheller is 202 km. The road distance is 257.7 km.

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The best way to get from Banff to Drumheller without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 4 h 35 min and costs $250 - $330.

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It takes approximately 4 h 35 min to get from Banff to Drumheller, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Banff to Drumheller is 258 km. It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to drive from Banff to Drumheller.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Drumheller. Prices start at $87 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Banff to Drumheller.
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  • Distance: 126 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 35 min

What companies run services between Banff, AB, Canada and Drumheller, AB, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Banff to Drumheller. However, you can take the bus to Calgary, AB, take the bus to Strathmore, AB, then take the taxi to Drumheller. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Calgary Downtown, AB, take the walk to EB 9th AV S @ Centre ST S, take the line 1 bus to 36th Street SE Station, take the walk to Nb 36 St Se @ 17 Av Se, take the line 73 bus to Wb 32 Av Ne @ 26 St Ne, take the walk to Calgary, AB, take the bus to Strathmore, AB, then take the taxi to Drumheller.

Bus operators
Rider Express
Phone
1-833-583-3636
Email
contact@riderexpress.ca
Bus from Banff, AB to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
riderexpress.ca
Bus from Calgary, AB to Strathmore, AB
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
riderexpress.ca
Brewster Express
Phone
1-866-606-6700
Website
banffjaspercollection.com
Bus from Banff, AB to Calgary Downtown, AB
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Book at
bookings.banffjaspercollection.com
Other operators
Taxi from Strathmore, AB to Drumheller
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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