There are 4 ways to get from Calgary to Fort McMurray by plane, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 17 min

  1. YYC - YMM

$134 - $408

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound Canada  •  10 h 25 min

  1. 5206 / ...
  2. 5189 / ...

$48 - $122

2 alternative options

Bus Red Arrow  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Calgary Departure

$106 - $146

Drive  •  8 h 14 min

  1. 461.1 miles

$60 - $90

What companies run services between Calgary, AB, Canada and Fort McMurray, AB, Canada?

Air Canada and WestJet fly from Calgary to Fort McMurray hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Calgary to Fort McMurray via Edmonton - Downtown Office, 103 Street & Jasper Avenue, 103 Street & 103 Avenue, and Edmonton, AB in around 9 h 54 min.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Calgary to Fort McMurray
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Calgary to Fort McMurray via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Calgary to Fort McMurray
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Calgary to Fort McMurray via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Bus operators
Red Arrow
Website
redarrow.ca
Bus from Calgary North Office to Edmonton - Downtown Office
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
redarrow.ca
Bus from Edmonton, AB to Fort Mcmurray, AB
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
redarrow.ca
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Calgary, AB to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$21 - $35
Online Fare
$26 - $45
Standard Fare
$35 - $55
Refundable
$40 - $60
Bus from Edmonton to Fort Mcmurray, AB
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $70
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$27 - $40
Online Fare
$35 - $55
Standard Fare
$45 - $70
Refundable
$50 - $75

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Calgary and Fort McMurray is 655 km. The road distance is 738 km.

The cheapest way to get from Calgary to Fort McMurray is to drive which costs $75 - $120 and takes 8 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Calgary to Fort McMurray is to fly which takes 3 h 17 min and costs $170 - $550.

No, there is no direct bus from Calgary to Fort McMurray. However, there are services departing from Calgary North Office and arriving at Fort Mcmurray, AB via 103 Street & Jasper Avenue and Edmonton, AB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 54 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to get from Calgary to Fort McMurray, including transfers.