There are 2 ways to get from Glacier National Park to Great Falls by car, train or bus

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Drive, train, bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Glacier National Park to East Glacier Park Amtrak
  2. Take the train from East Glacier Park Amtrak to Shelby Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Shelby Amtrak to Great Falls, MT - Transit Transfer Center

$33 - $65

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Glacier National Park to Great Falls 210.2 miles

$20 - $30

Questions & Answers

The distance between Glacier National Park and Great Falls is 142 miles. The road distance is 210.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Glacier National Park to Great Falls, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glacier National Park to Great Falls is 210 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to drive from Glacier National Park to Great Falls.

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There are 25+ hotels available in Great Falls. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glacier National Park to Great Falls.
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  • Distance: 142.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 53 min

What companies run services between Glacier National Park, MT, USA and Great Falls, MT, USA?

There is no direct connection from Glacier National Park to Great Falls. However, you can take the drive to East Glacier Park Amtrak, take the train to Shelby Amtrak, then take the bus to Great Falls, MT - Transit Transfer Center. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Great Falls.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from East Glacier Park Amtrak to Shelby Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Bus operators
Toole County

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