There are 3 ways to get from Campbell River to Whistler by bus, car ferry or plane

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

Bus, car ferry, Express Bus to Whistler  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Campbell River, BC - Willow Point 7-Eleven to Nanaimo, Departure Bay Ferry Terminal, Canada
  2. Take the car ferry from Nanaimo Departure Bay to Horseshoe Bay, BC
  3. Take the Express Bus to Whistler from Burrard Station to Whistler Gate Loop

$66 - $170

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  12 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Campbell River, BC - Willow Point 7-Eleven to Nanaimo, Departure Bay Ferry Terminal, Canada
  2. Take the car ferry from Nanaimo Departure Bay to Horseshoe Bay, BC
  3. Take the bus from West Vancouver, BC to Whistler Village, BC

$60 - $150

1 alternative option

Fly, Express Bus to Whistler  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Campbell River (YBL) to Vancouver (YVR) YBL - YVR
  2. Take the Express Bus to Whistler from Burrard Station to Whistler Gate Loop

$117 - $274

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Campbell River to Whistler is to bus and car ferry which costs $75 - $200 and takes 12 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Campbell River to Whistler is to fly and Express Bus to Whistler which costs $150 - $360 and takes 4 h 5 min.

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The distance between Campbell River and Whistler is 164 km.

It takes approximately 11 h 24 min to get from Campbell River to Whistler, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Campbell River Airport to Vancouver Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Campbell River to Whistler.
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  • Distance: 102.4 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 24 min

What companies run services between Campbell River, BC, Canada and Whistler, BC, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Campbell River to Whistler. However, you can take the line 1 bus to Island Hwy S at Hilchey, take the walk to Campbell River, BC - Willow Point 7-Eleven, take the bus to Nanaimo, Departure Bay Ferry Terminal, Canada, take the walk to Nanaimo Departure Bay, take the car ferry to Horseshoe Bay, BC, take the walk to Horseshoe Bay Ferry Terminal, take the line 257 bus to Eb W Georgia St Ns Granville St, take the walk to Burrard Station, then take the Express Bus to Whistler to Whistler Gate Loop. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Campbell River to Whistler via Island Hwy S at Hilchey, Campbell River, BC - Willow Point 7-Eleven, Nanaimo, Departure Bay Ferry Terminal, Canada, Nanaimo Departure Bay, Horseshoe Bay, BC, Horseshoe Bay Ferry Terminal, Eb Marine Dr Fs 17 St, and West Vancouver, BC in around 12 h 1 min.

Airlines
Central Mountain Air
Website
flycma.com
Flights from Campbell River to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Pacific Coastal Airlines
Website
pacificcoastal.com
Flights from Campbell River to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Bus operators
Island Link Bus
Phone
lbrisco@islandlinkbus.com
Website
islandlinkbus.com
Bus from Campbell River, BC - Willow Point 7-Eleven to Nanaimo, Departure Bay Ferry Terminal, Canada
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
islandlinkbus.com
Epic Rides
Phone
604 349 1234
Email
Abeer@EpicRides.ca
Website
epicrides.ca
Bus from Burrard Station to Whistler Gate Loop
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
epicrides.ca
Pacific Coach
Website
pacificcoach.com
Bus from Vancouver - Burrard Skytrain Station to Whistler Village - Gate Loop
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
pacificcoach.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from West Vancouver, BC to Whistler Village, BC
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$13 - $27
Standard Fare
$22 - $35
Refundable
$25 - $40
Ferry operators
BC Ferries
Phone
+1 250-386-343
Website
bcferries.com
Car ferry from Nanaimo Departure Bay to Horseshoe Bay, BC
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $60
Schedules at
bcferries.com
Book at
bcferries.com
Passenger
$14
Standard Vehicle
$58
Motorcycle
$36

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