There are 3 ways to get from Calgary to Vancouver by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  3 h 27 min

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

$108 - $338

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Bus  •  14 h 5 min

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

$55 - $130

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Drive  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Calgary to Vancouver 611.3 miles

$80 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Calgary to Vancouver is to bus which costs $70 - $170 and takes 14 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Calgary to Vancouver is to fly which costs $130 - $440 and takes 3 h 27 min.

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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.

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The distance between Calgary and Vancouver is 674 km. The road distance is 978.1 km.

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The best way to get from Calgary to Vancouver without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 5 min and costs $70 - $170.

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Calgary to Vancouver, including transfers.

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Calgary to Vancouver bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Calgary, AB station.

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The best way to get from Calgary to Vancouver is to fly which takes 3 h 27 min and costs $130 - $440. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $70 - $170 and takes 14 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Calgary Airport to Vancouver Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Calgary to Vancouver bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Vancouver, BC station.

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Vancouver is 1 h behind Calgary. It is currently 8:18 AM in Calgary and 7:18 AM in Vancouver.

Yes, the driving distance between Calgary to Vancouver is 978 km. It takes approximately 11 h 39 min to drive from Calgary to Vancouver.

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  • Distance: 421 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 min

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

WestJet, Flair Airlines and two other airlines fly from Calgary to Vancouver hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound Canada operates a bus from Calgary to Vancouver twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $130 and the journey takes 14 h 5 min.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Calgary to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Calgary to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 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, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flair Airlines
Website
flairair.ca
Flights from Calgary to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
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 - $130
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$55 - $80
Online Fare
$70 - $110
Standard Fare
$90 - $130
Refundable
$100 - $150

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