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There are 7 ways to get from Edmonton to Kelowna by tram, plane, taxi, bus, car or train

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Tram, fly to Kelowna  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the tram from Central Station to Century Park Station
  2. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Kelowna (YLW) YEG - YLW

$61 - $426

6 alternative options

Fly to Penticton, taxi  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Penticton (YYF) YEG - YYF
  2. Take a taxi from Penticton to Kelowna

$296 - $796

Bus, drive via EB City Hall CTrain Station  •  14 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Edmonton Downtown to Calgary Downtown
  2. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Salmon Arm, BC
  3. Drive from Salmon Arm, BC to Kelowna

$112 - $153

Bus, drive  •  14 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Edmonton - Downtown Office to Calgary Downtown Office
  2. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Salmon Arm, BC
  3. Drive from Salmon Arm, BC to Kelowna

$129 - $173

Bus, drive via Banff, AB  •  14 h 31 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 Salmon Arm, BC
  4. Drive from Salmon Arm, BC to Kelowna

$166 - $270

Train, bus, drive  •  16 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Edmonton to Jasper
  2. Take the bus from Jasper, AB to Lake Louise, AB
  3. Take the bus from Lake Louise, AB to Salmon Arm, BC
  4. Drive from Salmon Arm, BC to Kelowna

$202 - $315

Drive  •  10 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Edmonton to Kelowna 563.2 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edmonton to Kelowna is to drive which costs $95 - $150 and takes 10 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edmonton to Kelowna is to tram and fly which costs $80 - $600 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The distance between Edmonton and Kelowna is 581 km. The road distance is 901.1 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to get from Edmonton to Kelowna, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Edmonton Airport to Kelowna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 12 min.

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Kelowna is 1 h behind Edmonton. It is currently 5:00 PM in Edmonton and 4:00 PM in Kelowna.

Yes, the driving distance between Edmonton to Kelowna is 901 km. It takes approximately 10 h 58 min to drive from Edmonton to Kelowna.

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Flair Airlines, Air Canada and WestJet offer flights from Edmonton Airport to Kelowna Airport.

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There are 152+ hotels available in Kelowna. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edmonton to Kelowna.
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  • Distance: 363.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 56 min

What companies run services between Edmonton, AB, Canada and Kelowna, BC, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Edmonton to Kelowna. However, you can take the tram to Century Park Station, take the walk to Century Park Transit Centre, take the line 747 bus to International Airport Door 8, take the walk to Edmonton airport, fly to Kelowna, take the walk to Kelowna Airport, then take the Big White Airport Shuttle to Kelowna. Alternatively, you can take the tram to Century Park Station, take the walk to Century Park Transit Centre, take the line 747 bus to International Airport Door 8, take the walk to Edmonton airport, fly to Penticton, then take the taxi to Kelowna.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Edmonton to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Edmonton to Kelowna via Calgary
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Edmonton to Penticton via Calgary
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Edmonton to Penticton via Kelowna, Calgary
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Edmonton to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Edmonton to Penticton via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Edmonton to Penticton via Calgary, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flair Airlines
Website
flairair.ca
Flights from Edmonton to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Train operators
Edmonton Transit
Website
edmonton.ca
Tram from Central Station to Century Park Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
edmonton.ca
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Edmonton to Jasper
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $65
Economy
$60 - $90
EconomyPlus
$85 - $120
Business
$100 - $140
Bus operators
EBus Canada
Phone
1-877-769-3287
Email
info@myebus.ca
Website
myebus.ca
Bus from Edmonton Downtown to Calgary Downtown
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
myebus.ca
Rider Express
Phone
1-833-583-3636
Email
contact@riderexpress.ca
Bus from Calgary, AB to Salmon Arm, BC
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
riderexpress.ca
Bus from Banff, AB to Salmon Arm, BC
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
riderexpress.ca
Bus from Lake Louise, AB to Salmon Arm, BC
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
riderexpress.ca
Red Arrow
Phone
1-800-232-1958
Email
info@redarrow.ca
Website
redarrow.ca
Bus from Edmonton - Downtown Office to Calgary Downtown Office
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
redarrow.ca
Bus from Edmonton - Downtown Office to Calgary International Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
redarrow.ca
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
Bus from Jasper, AB to Lake Louise, AB
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Book at
bookings.banffjaspercollection.com
Other operators
Taxi from Penticton to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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