There are 3 ways to get from Edmonton to Fort St. John by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Fort St John (YXJ) YEG - YXJ

$258 - $838

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Edmonton to Dawson Creek, BC 5227
  2. Take the bus from Dawson Creek, BC to Fort St. John, BC 5051

$58 - $133

1 alternative option

Drive  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Edmonton to Fort St. John 415.9 miles

$55 - $80

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The distance between Edmonton and Fort St. John is 559 km. The road distance is 665.4 km.

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The best way to get from Edmonton to Fort St. John without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from Edmonton to Fort St. John, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Edmonton to Fort St. John is to fly which takes 5 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 47 min.

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There is no direct flight from Edmonton Airport to Fort St John Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 42 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edmonton to Fort St. John is 665 km. It takes approximately 7 h 33 min to drive from Edmonton to Fort St. John.

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Central Mountain Air, Air Canada and WestJet offer flights from Edmonton Airport to Fort St John Airport.

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There are 17+ hotels available in Fort St. John. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Edmonton to Edmonton Airport is to bus which takes 35 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Edmonton to Fort St. John.
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  • Distance: 349.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 37 min

What companies run services between Edmonton, AB, Canada and Fort St. John, BC, Canada?

WestJet, Central Mountain Air and two other airlines fly from Edmonton to Fort St. John hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edmonton to Fort St. John via Edmonton and Dawson Creek, BC in around 9 h 47 min.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Edmonton to Fort St John via Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Edmonton to Fort St John via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Edmonton to Fort St John via Victoria, Calgary
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Edmonton to Fort St John via Kelowna, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Edmonton to Fort St John via Calgary, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Edmonton to Fort St John via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Edmonton to Fort St John via Calgary, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Central Mountain Air
Website
flycma.com
Flights from Edmonton to Fort St John via Prince George
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from Edmonton to Fort St John via Prince George, Dawson Creek
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Edmonton to Dawson Creek, BC
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$35 - $55
Online Fare
$45 - $70
Standard Fare
$60 - $90
Refundable
$65 - $95
Bus from Dawson Creek, BC to Fort St. John, BC
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$10 - $27
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$10 - $15
Online Fare
$10 - $24
Standard Fare
$18 - $27
Refundable
$21 - $35

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