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There are 4 ways to get from Edmonton Airport (YEG) to Banff by plane, shuttle, bus or car

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Fly, shuttle  •  2h 47m

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Calgary (YYC) YEG - YYC
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Calgary Airport to Banff, AB

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Bus via Edmonton South - 535 Calgary Trail NW  •  7h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Edmonton South - 535 Calgary Trail NW to Calgary International Airport Edmonton
  2. Take the bus from Calgary International Airport to Banff, AB Calgary

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Edmonton International Airport to CrossIron Mills Edmonton
  2. Take the bus from Calgary AB - CrossIron Mills to Banff, AB - Mount Royal Hotel Calgary to Banff 1

Drive  •  4h 1m

  1. Drive from Edmonton Airport (YEG) to Banff 388.7 km

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The cheapest way to get from Edmonton Airport (YEG) to Banff is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 4h 1m.

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The fastest way to get from Edmonton Airport (YEG) to Banff is to fly and shuttle which takes 2h 47m and costs $180 - $550.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edmonton Airport (YEG) to Banff. However, there are services departing from Edmonton International Airport and arriving at Banff, AB - Mount Royal Hotel via Calgary AB - CrossIron Mills. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 30m.

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The distance between Edmonton Airport (YEG) and Banff is 273 km. The road distance is 388.7 km.

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The best way to get from Edmonton Airport (YEG) to Banff without a car is to bus which takes 5h 30m and costs $80 - $120.

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It takes approximately 2h 47m to get from Edmonton Airport (YEG) to Banff, including transfers.

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Edmonton Airport (YEG) to Banff bus services, operated by EBus Canada, depart from Edmonton International Airport station.

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The quickest flight from Edmonton Airport to Calgary Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Edmonton Airport (YEG) to Banff bus services, operated by The Canada Bus, arrive at Banff, AB - Mount Royal Hotel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edmonton Airport (YEG) to Banff is 389 km. It takes approximately 4h 1m to drive from Edmonton Airport (YEG) to Banff.

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Map of how to get from Edmonton Airport (YEG) to Banff.
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  • Distance: 272.7 km
  • Duration: 2h 47m

What companies run services between Edmonton Airport (YEG), Canada and Banff, AB, Canada?

You can take a bus from Edmonton Airport (YEG) to Banff via Calgary AB - CrossIron Mills in around 5h 30m.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Edmonton to Calgary
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Edmonton to Calgary
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Air North
Website
flyairnorth.com
Flights from Edmonton to Calgary
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$25 - $410
Sunwing Airlines
Website
sunwing.ca
Flights from Edmonton to Calgary
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$25 - $410
Bus operators
Banff Transportation Group
Phone
+1 403 762 0000
Email
INFO@BANFFTRANSPORTATION.COM
Website
banfftransportation.com
Shuttle from Calgary Airport to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Website
https://www.banfftransportation.com/
Schedules at
https://www.banfftransportation.com/airport-transfers.html
Mountain Park Transportation
Phone
+1-403-522-2700
Email
info@mtnparktrans.com
Website
mtnparktrans.com
Shuttle from Calgary Airport to Banff, AB - hotels
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$69
Website
https://mtnparktrans.com/
Schedules at
https://mtnparktrans.com/shuttle-services/schedules-rates/
EBus Canada
Phone
1-877-769-3287
Email
info@myebus.ca
Website
myebus.ca
Bus from Edmonton International Airport to CrossIron Mills
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
https://myebus.ca/
Schedules at
https://www.myebus.ca/
Adult
$45 - $65
The Canada Bus
Phone
+14036689600
Email
info@thecanadabus.com
Website
thecanadabus.com
Bus from Calgary AB - CrossIron Mills to Banff, AB - Mount Royal Hotel
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
https://thecanadabus.com/
Schedules at
https://thecanadabus.com/
Red Arrow
Phone
1-800-232-1958
Email
info@redarrow.ca
Website
redarrow.ca
Bus from Edmonton South - 535 Calgary Trail NW to Calgary International Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
https://redarrow.ca/
Child
$50 - $65
Senior
$60 - $70
Adult
$65 - $80
Banff Airporter
Phone
1-888-449-2901
Email
info@banffairporter.com
Website
banffairporter.com
Bus from Calgary International Airport to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$0 - $80
Website
https://banffairporter.com/
Book at
https://banffairporter.zaui.net/data/portals/booking/index.php?id=1&action=Details
Children under 5
$0
Child (6-17)
$40
Senior (65+)
$72
Adult (18-64)
$80

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Sunwing Airlines, Air North, Air Canada and WestJet offer flights from Edmonton Airport to Calgary Airport.

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There are 275+ hotels available in Banff. Prices start at $74 CAD per night.

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