There are 5 ways to get from Banff to Edmonton by bus, car or plane

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Bus Red Arrow  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Banff, AB to Calgary International Airport, AB Eastbound
  2. Take the bus from Calgary International Airport to Edmonton - Downtown Office Calgary Departure

$100 - $167

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Bus, fly to Edmonton  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Banff, AB to Calgary International Airport, AB
  2. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Edmonton (YEG) YYC - YEG

$73 - $262

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Bus EBus Canada  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Banff, AB to Calgary Downtown, AB Eastbound
  2. Take the bus from Calgary Downtown to Edmonton Downtown Calgary

Drive  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Banff to Edmonton 261 miles

$30 - $50

Bus, fly to Red Deer  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Banff, AB to Calgary International Airport, AB
  2. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Red Deer (YQF) YYC - YQF
  3. Take the bus from Red Deer - Radisson Hotel to Edmonton Downtown

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Banff to Edmonton. However, there are services departing from Banff, AB and arriving at Edmonton - Downtown Office via Calgary International Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

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The distance between Banff and Edmonton is 300 km. The road distance is 417.6 km.

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The best way to get from Banff to Edmonton without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 15 min to get from Banff to Edmonton, including transfers.

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Banff to Edmonton bus services, operated by Brewster Express, depart from Banff, AB station.

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The quickest flight from Calgary Airport to Edmonton Airport is the direct flight which takes 47 min.

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Banff to Edmonton bus services, operated by Red Arrow, arrive at Edmonton - Downtown Office station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Banff to Edmonton is 418 km. It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to drive from Banff to Edmonton.

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Air Transat, Central Mountain Air, Sunwing Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Calgary Airport to Edmonton Airport.

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There are 191+ hotels available in Edmonton. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Banff to Edmonton.
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  • Distance: 187.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 15 min

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

You can take a bus from Banff to Edmonton via Calgary International Airport, AB and Calgary International Airport in around 6 h 15 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Calgary to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Calgary to Red Deer
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Calgary to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Sunwing Airlines
Website
sunwing.ca
Flights from Calgary to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$18 - $160
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Calgary to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Central Mountain Air
Website
flycma.com
Flights from Calgary to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $250
Bus operators
Brewster Express
Phone
1-866-606-6700
Website
banffjaspercollection.com
Bus from Banff, AB to Calgary International Airport, AB
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Book at
bookings.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
EBus Canada
Phone
1-877-769-3287
Email
info@myebus.ca
Website
myebus.ca
Bus from Calgary Downtown to Edmonton Downtown
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
myebus.ca
Bus from Red Deer - Radisson Hotel to Edmonton Downtown
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
myebus.ca

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