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There are 7 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  •  43 h 9 min

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

$317 - $656

Cheapest option

Fly to Lethbridge, drive  •  8 h 3 min

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

$170 - $516

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 days 10 h

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

$278 - $611

Drive  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Edmonton to Great Falls 500.5 miles

$65 - $100

Fly to Great Falls  •  10 h 12 min

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

$336 - $1,306

Fly to Medicine Hat, drive  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Medicine Hat (YXH) YEG - YXH
  2. Drive from Medicine Hat to Great Falls

$196 - $656

Fly to Helena, shuttle  •  12 h 13 min

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

$420 - $2,168

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 costs $220 - $700 and takes 8 h 3 min.

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The distance between Edmonton and Great Falls is 690 km. The road distance is 800.8 km.

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The best way to get from Edmonton to Great Falls without a car is to bus and train which takes 43 h 9 min and costs $410 - $900.

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It takes approximately 43 h 9 min to get from Edmonton to Great Falls, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Edmonton Airport to Great Falls Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 28 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edmonton to Great Falls is 801 km. It takes approximately 8 h 29 min to drive from Edmonton to Great Falls.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Edmonton Airport to Great Falls Airport.

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There are 25+ hotels available in Great Falls. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edmonton to Great Falls.
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  • Distance: 431.2 miles
  • Duration: 43 h 9 min

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

Alaska Airlines, Inc., United Airlines and Delta fly from Edmonton to Great Falls every 4 hours.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Edmonton to Lethbridge via Calgary
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Edmonton to Lethbridge via Fort McMurray, Calgary
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Edmonton to Lethbridge via Grande Prairie, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Edmonton to Lethbridge via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Edmonton to Medicine Hat via Calgary
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Edmonton to Medicine Hat via Kelowna, Calgary
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Edmonton to Medicine Hat via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Edmonton to Lethbridge via Calgary
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Edmonton to Lethbridge via Kelowna, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Edmonton to Lethbridge via Victoria, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Edmonton to Medicine Hat via Calgary
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Edmonton to Medicine Hat via Victoria, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Edmonton to Medicine Hat via Kelowna, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Edmonton to Great Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,100
Flights from Edmonton to Helena via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Edmonton to Great Falls via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $2,700
Flights from Edmonton to Great Falls via Seattle, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $2,600
Flights from Edmonton to Helena via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $2,700
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Edmonton to Great Falls via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Train operators
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Everett Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$160 - $240
Train from Everett Amtrak Station to Shelby Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
16 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice 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
33 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $240
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$110 - $130
Economy
$140 - $200
EconomyPlus
$170 - $240
Business
$240 - $340
Bus operators
Brewster Express
Phone
1-866-606-6700
Website
banffjaspercollection.com
Bus from Calgary International Airport, AB to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Book at
bookings.banffjaspercollection.com
Rider Express
Phone
1-833-583-3636
Email
contact@riderexpress.ca
Bus from Banff, AB to Vancouver, BC
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Schedules at
riderexpress.ca
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