There are 5 ways to get from Butte to Whitefish by shuttle, bus, train, car or plane

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Shuttle, bus, train  •  11 h 29 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Butte, MT to Great Falls, MT
  2. Take the bus from Great Falls, MT - Transit Transfer Center to Shelby Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Shelby Amtrak to Whitefish Amtrak

$71 - $136

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  13 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Butte, MT to Missoula, MT 933 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Missoula, Mt to Spokane, Wa
  3. Take the train from Spokane Amtrak to Whitefish Amtrak

$100 - $224

Drive  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Butte to Whitefish 242.5 miles

$23 - $35

Fly from Butte  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Butte (BTM) to Kalispell (FCA) BTM - FCA

$186 - $796

Shuttle to Helena, fly  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Butte, MT to Helena, MT
  2. Fly from Helena (HLN) to Kalispell (FCA) HLN - FCA

$304 - $1,199

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The cheapest way to get from Butte to Whitefish is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Butte to Whitefish is to drive which takes 4 h 14 min and costs $23 - $35.

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The distance between Butte and Whitefish is 300 km. The road distance is 388 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 29 min to get from Butte to Whitefish, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Butte, MT, USA and Whitefish, MT, USA?

Delta flies from Butte to Whitefish 3 times a day.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Butte to Kalispell via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Butte to Kalispell via Salt Lake City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Helena to Kalispell via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Helena to Kalispell via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Helena to Kalispell via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Helena to Kalispell via Denver, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9 h 9 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,800
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Helena to Kalispell via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Shelby Amtrak to Whitefish Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from Spokane Amtrak to Whitefish Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Bus operators
Salt Lake Express
Phone
+1 208-656-8824
Email
info@saltlakeexpress.com
Website
saltlakeexpress.com
Shuttle from Butte, MT to Great Falls, MT
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Shuttle from Butte, MT to Helena, MT
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Toole County
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Butte, MT to Missoula, MT
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Missoula, Mt to Spokane, Wa
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65

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