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There are 8 ways to get from Edmonton to Prince Rupert by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Edmonton to Digby Island  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Digby Island (YPR) YEG - YPR

$196 - $756

Cheapest option

Bus  •  24 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Edmonton to Valemount, BC
  2. Take the bus from Valemount to Prince George
  3. Take the bus from Prince George to Prince Rupert

$105 - $157

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Fly Edmonton to Terrace, train  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Terrace (YXT) YEG - YXT
  2. Take the train from Terrace to Prince Rupert

$268 - $445

Fly Edmonton to Smithers, train  •  12 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Smithers (YYD) YEG - YYD
  2. Take the train from Smithers to Prince Rupert

$279 - $642

Bus to Calgary, fly to Terrace, train  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Edmonton - Downtown Office to Calgary International Airport
  2. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Terrace (YXT) YYC - YXT
  3. Take the train from Terrace to Prince Rupert

$219 - $620

Train  •  40 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Edmonton to Jasper VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Jasper to Prince Rupert VIA Rail

$138 - $446

Bus, train  •  42 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Edmonton to Jasper, AB 5409
  2. Take the train from Jasper to Prince Rupert VIA Rail

$119 - $387

Drive  •  20 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Edmonton to Prince Rupert 914.3 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Edmonton to Prince Rupert is to bus which costs $130 - $210 and takes 24 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edmonton to Prince Rupert is to fly which costs $250 - $1,000 and takes 8 h 15 min.

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The distance between Edmonton and Prince Rupert is 1106 km. The road distance is 1462.8 km.

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The best way to get from Edmonton to Prince Rupert without a car is to bus which takes 24 h 4 min and costs $130 - $210.

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It takes approximately 8 h 15 min to get from Edmonton to Prince Rupert, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Edmonton to Prince Rupert is to fly which takes 8 h 15 min and costs $250 - $1,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $130 - $210 and takes 24 h 4 min, you could also train, which costs $180 - $600 and takes 40 h 10 min.

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There is no direct flight from Edmonton Airport to Digby Island Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 1 min and has one stopover.

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Prince Rupert is 1 h behind Edmonton. It is currently 1:46 AM in Edmonton and 12:46 AM in Prince Rupert.

Yes, the driving distance between Edmonton to Prince Rupert is 1463 km. It takes approximately 20 h 7 min to drive from Edmonton to Prince Rupert.

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Air Canada offers flights from Edmonton Airport to Digby Island Airport.

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Map of how to get from Edmonton to Prince Rupert.
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  • Distance: 691.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 15 min

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

Air Canada, WestJet and Flair Airlines fly from Edmonton to Prince Rupert hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edmonton to Prince Rupert via Edmonton, Valemount, BC, Valemount, and Prince George in around 24 h 4 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Edmonton to Digby Island via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Edmonton to Digby Island via Kelowna, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Edmonton to Digby Island via Victoria, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Edmonton to Digby Island via Calgary, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Edmonton to Terrace via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $470
Flights from Edmonton to Terrace via Calgary, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $470
Flights from Edmonton to Terrace via Kelowna, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $470
Flights from Edmonton to Smithers via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Edmonton to Smithers via Calgary, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Calgary to Terrace via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Edmonton to Terrace via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Edmonton to Terrace via Calgary
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Edmonton to Terrace via Victoria, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Edmonton to Terrace via Comox, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Edmonton to Terrace via Kelowna, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Edmonton to Terrace via Calgary, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Calgary to Terrace
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Calgary to Terrace via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Central Mountain Air
Website
flycma.com
Flights from Edmonton to Terrace via Prince George, Smithers
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Edmonton to Smithers via Prince George
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $490
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Terrace to Prince Rupert
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$27 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$95 - $130
Train from Smithers to Prince Rupert
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $55
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$85 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $220
Train from Edmonton to Jasper
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
Train from Jasper to Prince Rupert
Ave. Duration
32 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$85 - $130
Economy
$150 - $220
Economy Plus
$220 - $300
Business
$230 - $320
Business Plus/Sleeper
$410 - $600
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Edmonton to Valemount, BC
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$30 - $50
Online Fare
$40 - $65
Standard Fare
$55 - $80
Refundable
$60 - $90
Bus from Edmonton to Jasper, AB
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$45 - $65
Refundable
$50 - $75
BC Bus North
Phone
1-844-564-7494
Website
bcbus.ca
Bus from Valemount to Prince George
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
bcbus.ca
Bus from Prince George to Prince Rupert
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
bcbus.ca

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