There are 6 ways to get from Edmonton to Great Falls by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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, train  •  45 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Edmonton - Downtown Office to Calgary Downtown Office
  2. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Vancouver, BC
  3. Take the train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak to Edmonds Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Edmonds Amtrak to Shelby Amtrak
  5. Take the bus from Shelby Amtrak to Great Falls, MT - Transit Transfer Center

$231 - $555

Cheapest option

Fly to Lethbridge, drive  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Lethbridge (YQL) YEG - YQL
  2. Drive from Lethbridge to Great Falls

$170 - $516

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the train from Edmonton to Vancouver
  2. Take the bus from Vancouver, Bc to Everett, Wa
  3. Take the train from Everett Amtrak to Shelby Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from Shelby Amtrak to Great Falls, MT - Transit Transfer Center

$208 - $658

Drive  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Edmonton to Great Falls 500.5 miles

$65 - $100

Fly to Great Falls  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Great Falls (GTF) YEG - GTF

$336 - $1,306

Fly to Helena, shuttle  •  12 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Helena (HLN) YEG - HLN
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Helena, MT to Great Falls, MT

$440 - $1,668

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edmonton to Great Falls is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 8 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edmonton to Great Falls is to fly and drive which takes 8 h 24 min and costs $220 - $700.

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The distance between Edmonton and Great Falls is 690 km. The road distance is 801 km.

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It takes approximately 45 h 29 min to get from Edmonton to Great Falls, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Edmonton, AB, Canada and Great Falls, MT, USA?

United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and two other airlines fly from Edmonton to Great Falls every 3 hours.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Edmonton to Lethbridge via Calgary
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Edmonton to Lethbridge via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Edmonton to Great Falls via Seattle, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $2,600
Flights from Edmonton to Helena via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $2,700
Flights from Edmonton to Helena via Seattle, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $2,500
Flights from Edmonton to Helena via Minneapolis, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $3,000
Flights from Edmonton to Helena via Los Angeles, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Edmonton to Lethbridge via Calgary
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Edmonton to Lethbridge via Kelowna, Calgary
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Edmonton to Lethbridge via Victoria, Calgary
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Edmonton to Great Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,100
Flights from Edmonton to Helena via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,100
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Edmonton to Great Falls via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,700
Flights from Edmonton to Helena via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,100
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak to Edmonds Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Edmonds Amtrak to Shelby Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $280
Room
$410 - $600
Train from Everett Amtrak to Shelby Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Business Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Room
$400 - $550
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Edmonton to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
27 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$90 - $130
Economy
$160 - $220
Economy Plus
$220 - $320
Business
$240 - $330
Business Plus/Sleeper
$420 - $600
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Calgary, AB to Vancouver, BC
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$50 - $80
Online Fare
$70 - $110
Standard Fare
$90 - $130
Refundable
$95 - $140
Toole County
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Vancouver, Bc to Everett, Wa
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40

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