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Recommended option

Shuttle, bus, train, drive  •  8 h 20 min

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

$59 - $102

3 alternative options

Shuttle, bus, train  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Helena, MT to Great Falls, MT
  2. Take the bus from Great Falls, MT - Transit Transfer Center to Shelby Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Shelby Amtrak to West Glacier Amtrak

$106 - $171

Drive  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Helena to Glacier National Park 232.4 miles

$22 - $35

Fly, taxi  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Helena (HLN) to Kalispell (FCA) HLN - FCA
  2. Take a taxi from Kalispell to Glacier National Park

$359 - $1,263

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

There is no direct connection from Helena to Glacier National Park. However, you can take the shuttle 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. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Helena to Glacier National Park via Great Falls, MT, Great Falls, MT - Transit Transfer Center, Shelby Amtrak, and West Glacier Amtrak in around 9 h 8 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Helena to Kalispell via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Helena to Kalispell via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Helena to Kalispell via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Helena to Kalispell via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
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
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Kalispell to Glacier National Park
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Glacier Taxi
Phone
+1 406-250-3603
Website
glaciertaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Helena and Glacier National Park is 267 km. The road distance is 372 km.

The cheapest way to get from Helena to Glacier National Park is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4 h 26 min.

The quickest way to get from Helena to Glacier National Park is to drive which takes 4 h 26 min and costs $22 - $35.

It takes approximately 8 h 20 min to get from Helena to Glacier National Park, including transfers.