There are 4 ways to get from Fort Nelson to Whitehorse by bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Nelson, BC to Whitehorse, YT 5049

$55 - $140

3 alternative options

Drive  •  13 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Fort Nelson to Whitehorse 596.4 miles

$75 - $120

Fly from Fort Nelson  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Fort Nelson (YYE) to Whitehorse (YXY) YYE - YXY

$299 - $673

Bus to Fort St John, fly  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Nelson to Fort St. John, BC
  2. Fly from Fort St John (YXJ) to Whitehorse (YXY) YXJ - YXY

$304 - $635

What companies run services between Fort Nelson, BC, Canada and Whitehorse, YT, Canada?

Greyhound Canada operates a bus from Fort Nelson to Whitehorse 3 times a week. Tickets cost $55 - $140 and the journey takes 11 h 45 min. Alternatively, Central Mountain Air, Air North and Air Canada fly from Fort Nelson to Whitehorse twice daily.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Fort St John to Whitehorse via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Air North
Website
flyairnorth.com
Flights from Fort Nelson to Whitehorse via Prince George, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Flights from Fort Nelson to Whitehorse via Prince George, Kelowna
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Flights from Fort St John to Whitehorse via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Fort Nelson, BC to Whitehorse, YT
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$55 - $80
Online Fare
$70 - $110
Standard Fare
$90 - $140
Refundable
$100 - $150
Bus from Fort Nelson to Fort St. John, BC
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$25 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $50
Standard Fare
$40 - $65
Refundable
$45 - $70

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Fort Nelson to Whitehorse?

The distance between Fort Nelson and Whitehorse is 723 km. The road distance is 954 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Fort Nelson to Whitehorse?

The cheapest way to get from Fort Nelson to Whitehorse is to bus which costs $70 - $170 and takes 11 h 45 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Fort Nelson to Whitehorse?

The quickest way to get from Fort Nelson to Whitehorse is to fly which takes 9 h 9 min and costs $380 - $900.

Is there a direct bus between Fort Nelson and Whitehorse?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Fort Nelson, BC and arriving at Whitehorse, YT. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 11 h 45 min.

How long does it take to get from Fort Nelson to Whitehorse?

The bus from Fort Nelson, BC to Whitehorse, YT takes 11 h 45 min including transfers and departs three times a week.