There are 3 ways to get from Edmonton to Wainwright by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Edmonton to Wainwright VIA Rail

$36 - $109

2 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Sherwood Park, AB to Vermilion 5170
  2. Take a taxi from Vermilion to Wainwright

$102 - $152

Drive  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Edmonton to Wainwright 155.1 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Edmonton to Wainwright is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edmonton to Wainwright is to drive which takes 2 h 39 min and costs $27 - $40.

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The distance between Edmonton and Wainwright is 191 km. The road distance is 248 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Edmonton to Wainwright, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Edmonton, AB, Canada and Wainwright, AB, Canada?

VIA Rail operates a train from Edmonton to Wainwright 3 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $90 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Edmonton to Wainwright
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$65 - $90
Business
$60 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$110 - $160
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Sherwood Park, AB to Vermilion
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$15 - $22
Online Fare
$17 - $35
Standard Fare
$26 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $45
Other operators
Taxi from Vermilion to Wainwright
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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