There are 4 ways to get from Jasper to Nelson by bus, shuttle, 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  •  14 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Jasper, AB to Kamloops, BC
  2. Take the bus from Kamloops to Kelowna, BC
  3. Take the bus from Kelowna, BC to Nelson, BC

$67 - $169

3 alternative options

Shuttle, bus  •  20 h 11 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Jasper, AB to Calgary Downtown, AB Jasper
  2. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Nelson 0005 / ...

$151 - $247

Drive  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Jasper to Nelson 460.6 miles

$60 - $90

Fly  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Castlegar (YCG) YYC - YCG

$236 - $721

What companies run services between Jasper, AB, Canada and Nelson, BC, Canada?

You can take a bus from Jasper to Nelson via Kamloops, BC, Kamloops, and Kelowna, BC in around 14 h 20 min. Alternatively, Air Canada flies from Jasper to Nelson 6 times a week.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Calgary to Castlegar
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Jasper, AB to Kamloops, BC
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$28 - $45
Online Fare
$35 - $60
Standard Fare
$45 - $70
Refundable
$50 - $80
Bus from Kamloops to Kelowna, BC
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$15 - $22
Online Fare
$17 - $35
Standard Fare
$26 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $45
Bus from Kelowna, BC to Nelson, BC
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$23 - $35
Online Fare
$29 - $50
Standard Fare
$40 - $60
Refundable
$45 - $65
Bus from Calgary, AB to Nelson
Ave. Duration
11 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$40 - $65
Online Fare
$55 - $85
Standard Fare
$75 - $110
Refundable
$80 - $120
Brewster Express
Phone
Toll Free: 1 888 285 0376
Website
banffjaspercollection.com
Shuttle from Jasper, AB to Calgary Downtown, AB
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
banffjaspercollection.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Jasper to Nelson?

The distance between Jasper and Nelson is 380 km. The road distance is 737 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Jasper to Nelson?

The cheapest way to get from Jasper to Nelson is to drive which costs $75 - $120 and takes 10 h 24 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Jasper to Nelson?

The quickest way to get from Jasper to Nelson is to drive which takes 10 h 24 min and costs $75 - $120.

Is there a direct bus between Jasper and Nelson?

No, there is no direct bus from Jasper to Nelson. However, there are services departing from Jasper, AB and arriving at Nelson, BC via Kamloops and Kelowna, BC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 20 min.

How long does it take to get from Jasper to Nelson?

It takes approximately 14 h 20 min to get from Jasper to Nelson, including transfers.