There are 3 ways to get from Banff to Vernon by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Banff, AB to Vernon 5155

$28 - $70

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Drive  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Banff to Vernon 272.5 miles

$35 - $55

Fly  •  5 h 50 min

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

$145 - $331

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The cheapest way to get from Banff to Vernon is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 5 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Banff to Vernon is to fly which costs $180 - $430 and takes 5 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Banff, AB and arriving at Vernon. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

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The distance between Banff and Vernon is 280 km. The road distance is 436 km.

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The best way to get from Banff to Vernon without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 5 min and costs $35 - $90.

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The bus from Banff, AB to Vernon takes 6 h 5 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Banff to Vernon bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Banff, AB station.

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The best way to get from Banff to Vernon is to bus which takes 6 h 5 min and costs $35 - $90. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $180 - $430 and takes 5 h 50 min.

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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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Banff to Vernon bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Vernon station.

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Map of how to get from Banff to Vernon.
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  • Distance: 174.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 5 min

What companies run services between Banff, AB, Canada and Vernon, BC, Canada?

Greyhound Canada operates a bus from Banff to Vernon once daily. Tickets cost $28 - $70 and the journey takes 6 h 5 min. Alternatively, WestJet and Air Canada fly from Banff to Vernon hourly.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Calgary to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Calgary to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 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

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Vernon is 1 h behind Banff. It is currently 2:55 AM in Banff and 1:55 AM in Vernon.

Yes, the driving distance between Banff to Vernon is 436 km. It takes approximately 5 h 57 min to drive from Banff to Vernon.

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

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There are 107+ hotels available in Vernon. Prices start at $68 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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