There are 4 ways to get from Calgary to Cardston by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Bus Red Arrow, taxi  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Calgary Downtown Office to Fort Macleod, AB
  2. Take a taxi from Fort Macleod, AB to Cardston

$124 - $162

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Bus Greyhound Canada, taxi  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Brocket 0005 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Brocket to Cardston

$151 - $212

Drive  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Calgary to Cardston 147.6 miles

$19 - $29

Fly, taxi  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Lethbridge (YQL) YYC - YQL
  2. Take a taxi from Lethbridge to Cardston

$208 - $488

Questions & Answers

The distance between Calgary and Cardston is 213 km. The road distance is 236.2 km.

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The best way to get from Calgary to Cardston without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 2 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from Calgary to Cardston, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Calgary Airport to Lethbridge Airport is the direct flight which takes 51 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Calgary to Cardston is 236 km. It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to drive from Calgary to Cardston.

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

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There are 12+ hotels available in Cardston. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Calgary to Calgary Airport is to line 300 bus which takes 35 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Calgary to Cardston.
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  • Distance: 133.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 41 min

What companies run services between Calgary, AB, Canada and Cardston, AB, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Calgary to Cardston. However, you can take the bus to Fort Macleod, AB then take the taxi to Cardston. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Brocket then take the taxi to Cardston.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Calgary to Lethbridge
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Calgary to Lethbridge
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Calgary, AB to Brocket
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$21 - $30
Online Fare
$26 - $45
Standard Fare
$35 - $55
Refundable
$40 - $60
Other operators
Taxi from Fort Macleod, AB to Cardston
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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