There are 7 ways to get from Denver to Edmonton by plane, tram, bus, train 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 to Edmonton, tram  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Edmonton (YEG) DEN - YEG
  2. Take the tram from Century Park Station to Churchill Station

$196 - $766

Cheapest option

Fly to Red Deer, bus  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Red Deer (YQF) DEN - YQF
  2. Take the bus from Red Deer - Radisson to Edmonton - Downtown Office

$174 - $544

5 alternative options

Bus  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Buffalo, WY
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, WY to Billings, MT 701
  3. Take the bus from Billings, MT to Fargo, ND 938
  4. Take the bus from Fargo, ND to Grand Forks, ND 928
  5. Take the bus from Grand Forks, ND to Winnipeg Airport
  6. Take the bus from Winnipeg, MB to Edmonton

$397 - $610

Bus, train  •  2 days 19 h

  1. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Portland, Or
  2. Take the train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Vancouver to Edmonton

$291 - $817

Train, bus  •  3 days 4 h

  1. Take the train from Denver Union Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Coquitlam, Bc
  3. Take the bus from Coquitlam, BC to Calgary, AB
  4. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Edmonton South, AB

$328 - $895

Train  •  3 days 13 h

  1. Take the train from Denver Union Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Vancouver to Edmonton

$415 - $1,225

Drive  •  21 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Denver to Edmonton 1284.9 miles

$170 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Denver to Edmonton is to drive which costs $170 - $250 and takes 21 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Denver to Edmonton is to fly and tram which costs $190 - $800 and takes 6 h 45 min.

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The distance between Denver and Edmonton is 1040 miles. The road distance is 1284.9 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 6 h 45 min to get from Denver to Edmonton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Denver to Edmonton. However, there are services departing from Denver, CO and arriving at Edmonton via Buffalo, WY, Billings, MT, Fargo, ND, Grand Forks, ND and Winnipeg, MB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 5 h.

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Map of how to get from Denver to Edmonton.
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  • Distance: 1039.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 45 min

What companies run services between Denver, CO, USA and Edmonton, AB, Canada?

You can take a bus from Denver to Edmonton via Buffalo, WY, Billings, MT, Fargo, ND, Grand Forks, ND, Winnipeg Airport, and Winnipeg, MB in around 2 days 5 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Denver to Edmonton via Sacramento Amtrak, Seattle King Street Station Amtrak, Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak, Vancouver, and Edmonton in around 3 days 13 h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Denver to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Denver to Edmonton via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,900
Flights from Denver to Edmonton via Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Denver to Red Deer via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Denver to Red Deer via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
Flights from Denver to Red Deer via Las Vegas, Calgary
Ave. Duration
8 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Denver to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Denver to Edmonton via Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Denver to Edmonton via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Denver to Edmonton via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
Train operators
Edmonton Transit
Website
edmonton.ca
Tram from Century Park Station to Churchill Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
edmonton.ca
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $350
Train from Denver Union Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
31 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$160 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$290 - $420
Business Coach Seat
$350 - $490
Room
$650 - $900
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Business Coach Seat
$230 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
Train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Vancouver to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
27 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$90 - $130
Economy
$160 - $230
Economy Plus
$230 - $320
Business
$240 - $340
Business Plus/Sleeper
$430 - $600
Bus operators
Express Arrow vehicles
Website
expressarrow.com
Bus from Denver, CO to Buffalo, WY
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$115
Schedules at
expressarrow.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Buffalo, WY to Billings, MT
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Billings, MT to Fargo, ND
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Fargo, ND to Grand Forks, ND
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Grand Forks, ND to Winnipeg Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Winnipeg, MB to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $180
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$75 - $110
Online Fare
$100 - $140
Standard Fare
$120 - $180
Refundable
$130 - $200
Bus from Coquitlam, BC to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$50 - $75
Online Fare
$65 - $100
Standard Fare
$85 - $130
Refundable
$95 - $140
Bus from Calgary, AB to Edmonton South, AB
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $55
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$20 - $30
Online Fare
$25 - $45
Standard Fare
$35 - $55
Refundable
$40 - $60
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Denver, Co to Portland, Or
Ave. Duration
29 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Coquitlam, Bc
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $150
Flexible
$170 - $220

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