There are 2 ways to get from Cranbrook to Nelson by car, car ferry or bus
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Drive, car ferry, line 10 bus • 6h 18m
$17 - $27
1 alternative option
Drive, car ferry • 5h 2m
$18 - $27
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Cranbrook to Nelson is to drive and car ferry and line 10 bus which costs $21 - $35 and takes 6h 18m.
The quickest way to get from Cranbrook to Nelson is to drive and car ferry which costs $23 - $35 and takes 5h 2m.
The distance between Cranbrook and Nelson is 110 km.
It takes approximately 6h 18m to get from Cranbrook to Nelson, including transfers.
Nelson is 1h behind Cranbrook. It is currently 2:09 AM in Cranbrook and 1:09 AM in Nelson.
There are 23+ hotels available in Nelson. Prices start at $84 USD per night.
What companies run services between Cranbrook, BC, Canada and Nelson, BC, Canada?
There is no direct connection from Cranbrook to Nelson. However, you can take the drive to Kootenay Bay, BC, take the car ferry to Balfour Ferry at Hwy 3A, then take the line 10 bus to Hall St at Front St. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Kootenay Bay, BC, take the car ferry to Balfour, BC, then take the drive to Nelson.
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