There are 3 ways to get from Calgary to Vancouver 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 28 min

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Vancouver (YVR) YYC - YVR

$108 - $338

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Vancouver, BC 5153 / ...

$55 - $140

1 alternative option

Drive  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Calgary to Vancouver 611.6 miles

$80 - $120

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

WestJet, Air Canada and Air Transat fly from Calgary to Vancouver hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound Canada operates a bus from Calgary to Vancouver twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $140 and the journey takes 14 h 5 min.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Calgary to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Calgary to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Calgary to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Calgary, AB to Vancouver, BC
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$55 - $80
Online Fare
$70 - $110
Standard Fare
$90 - $140
Refundable
$100 - $150

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Calgary and Vancouver is 672 km. The road distance is 979 km.

The cheapest way to get from Calgary to Vancouver is to bus which costs $70 - $180 and takes 14 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Calgary to Vancouver is to fly which takes 3 h 28 min and costs $130 - $440.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Calgary, AB and arriving at Vancouver, BC. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to get from Calgary to Vancouver, including transfers.