There are 3 ways to get from Great Falls Airport (GTF) to Glacier National Park by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Great Falls, MT - Transit Transfer Center to Shelby Amtrak Orange Route
  2. Take the train from Shelby Amtrak to West Glacier Amtrak Empire Builder

$107 - $167

Cheapest option

Bus, train, drive  •  7 h 7 min

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

$33 - $66

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Great Falls Airport (GTF) to Glacier National Park 211.4 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Great Falls Airport (GTF) to Glacier National Park is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Great Falls Airport (GTF) to Glacier National Park is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 46 min.

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The distance between Great Falls Airport (GTF) and Glacier National Park is 141 miles. The road distance is 211.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Great Falls Airport (GTF) to Glacier National Park without a car is to bus and train which takes 6 h 27 min and costs $100 - $170.

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It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to get from Great Falls Airport (GTF) to Glacier National Park, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Great Falls Airport (GTF) to Glacier National Park is 211 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to drive from Great Falls Airport (GTF) to Glacier National Park.

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There are one+ hotels available in Glacier National Park. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Great Falls Airport (GTF) to Glacier National Park.
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  • Distance: 140.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 27 min

What companies run services between Great Falls Airport (GTF), USA and Glacier National Park, MT, USA?

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

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Shelby Amtrak to West Glacier Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Shelby Amtrak to East Glacier Park Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 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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