There are 4 ways to get from Edmonton to Vancouver by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Vancouver (YVR) YEG - YVR

$110 - $470

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Bus  •  19 h 44 min

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

$101 - $196

2 alternative options

Train  •  33 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Edmonton to Vancouver VIA Rail

$103 - $336

Drive  •  14 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Edmonton to Vancouver 726.2 miles

$95 - $140

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No, there is no direct bus from Edmonton to Vancouver. However, there are services departing from Edmonton - Downtown Office and arriving at Vancouver, BC via Sb 1 St Sw @ 10 Av Sw and Calgary, AB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 44 min.

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The distance between Edmonton and Vancouver is 822 km. The road distance is 1162 km.

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The best way to get from Edmonton to Vancouver without a car is to bus which takes 19 h 44 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from Edmonton to Vancouver, including transfers.

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Edmonton to Vancouver bus services, operated by Red Arrow, depart from Edmonton - Downtown Office station.

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The best way to get from Edmonton to Vancouver is to fly which takes 3 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 19 h 44 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 33 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Edmonton Airport to Vancouver Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 32 min.

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Edmonton to Vancouver bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Vancouver, BC station.

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Vancouver is 1 h behind Edmonton. It is currently 5:18 AM in Edmonton and 4:18 AM in Vancouver.

Yes, the driving distance between Edmonton to Vancouver is 1162 km. It takes approximately 14 h 15 min to drive from Edmonton to Vancouver.

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  • Distance: 513.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 37 min

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

Flair Airlines, Air Canada and WestJet fly from Edmonton to Vancouver hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edmonton to Vancouver via Calgary Downtown Office, Sb 1 St Sw @ 10 Av Sw, Sunalta LRT Station WB, and Calgary, AB in around 19 h 44 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Edmonton to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Edmonton to Vancouver via Calgary
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Edmonton to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Edmonton to Vancouver via Victoria
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flair Airlines
Website
flairair.ca
Flights from Edmonton to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Train operators
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 day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$90 - $130
Economy
$160 - $230
Economy Plus
$230 - $320
Business
$240 - $340
Business Plus/Sleeper
$430 - $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

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

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The best way to get from Edmonton to Edmonton Airport is to bus which takes 35 min and costs .

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