There are 6 ways to get from Edmonton to Lake Louise by bus, shuttle, car, tram or plane

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Bus Red Arrow  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Edmonton - Downtown Office to Calgary Downtown Office Edmonton Departure
  2. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Lake Louise 5153 / ...

$67 - $107

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Bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Edmonton, AB to Calgary, AB 5211
  2. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Lake Louise 5153 / ...

$37 - $92

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Bus, shuttle  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Edmonton - Downtown Office to Calgary International Airport Edmonton Departure
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Calgary International Airport, AB to Lake Louise, AB Calgary Airport / ...

$113 - $182

Drive  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Edmonton to Lake Louise 293.8 miles

$35 - $60

Tram to Edmonton, fly, shuttle  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the tram from Stadium Station to Century Park Station
  2. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Calgary (YYC) YEG - YYC
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Banff, AB to Lake Louise, AB

$114 - $316

Bus to Red Deer, fly, shuttle  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Edmonton, AB to Red Deer, AB
  2. Fly from Red Deer (YQF) to Calgary (YYC) YQF - YYC
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Banff, AB to Lake Louise, AB

$209 - $607

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The cheapest way to get from Edmonton to Lake Louise is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 5 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edmonton to Lake Louise is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 5 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edmonton to Lake Louise. However, there are services departing from Edmonton, AB and arriving at Lake Louise via Calgary, AB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h.

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The distance between Edmonton and Lake Louise is 299 km. The road distance is 470.1 km.

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The best way to get from Edmonton to Lake Louise without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 47 min and costs $85 - $140.

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It takes approximately 7 h 47 min to get from Edmonton to Lake Louise, including transfers.

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Edmonton to Lake Louise bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Edmonton, AB station.

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The quickest flight from Edmonton Airport to Calgary Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Edmonton to Lake Louise bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Lake Louise station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edmonton to Lake Louise is 470 km. It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to drive from Edmonton to Lake Louise.

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Map of how to get from Edmonton to Lake Louise.
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  • Distance: 186.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 47 min

What companies run services between Edmonton, AB, Canada and Lake Louise, AB, Canada?

You can take a bus from Edmonton to Lake Louise via Calgary Downtown Office, WB 1 Street SW CTrain Station, WB Sunalta CTrain Station, and Calgary, AB in around 7 h 47 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Edmonton to Calgary
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Red Deer to Calgary
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Edmonton to Calgary
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Air North
Website
flyairnorth.com
Flights from Edmonton to Calgary
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $260
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Edmonton to Calgary
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Central Mountain Air
Website
flycma.com
Flights from Edmonton to Calgary
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Sunwing Airlines
Website
sunwing.ca
Flights from Edmonton to Calgary
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$23 - $190
Train operators
Edmonton Transit
Website
edmonton.ca
Tram from Stadium Station to Century Park Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
edmonton.ca
Bus operators
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
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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
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Calgary, AB to Lake Louise
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$15 - $23
Online Fare
$18 - $35
Standard Fare
$27 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $45
Bus from Edmonton, AB to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$21 - $35
Online Fare
$26 - $45
Standard Fare
$35 - $55
Refundable
$40 - $60
Bus from Edmonton, AB to Red Deer, AB
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$14 - $21
Online Fare
$16 - $35
Standard Fare
$25 - $40
Refundable
$29 - $45
Brewster Express
Phone
1-866-606-6700
Website
banffjaspercollection.com
Shuttle from Calgary International Airport, AB to Lake Louise, AB
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Book at
bookings.banffjaspercollection.com
Shuttle from Banff, AB to Lake Louise, AB
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
bookings.banffjaspercollection.com
Sundog Transportation and Tours
Phone
1-888-786-3641
Email
info@sundogtours.com
Website
sundogtours.com
Shuttle from Calgary Airport to Lake Louise
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
sundogtours.com
Shuttle from Banff to Lake Louise
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
sundogtours.com

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Sunwing Airlines, Air North, Air Transat and three other airlines offer flights from Edmonton Airport to Calgary Airport.

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