There are 2 ways to get from Kalispell to Great Falls by car, train or bus

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Drive, train, bus  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Kalispell to Essex Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Essex Amtrak to Shelby Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Shelby Amtrak to Great Falls, MT - Transit Transfer Center

$36 - $74

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Drive  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Kalispell to Great Falls 226 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Kalispell to Great Falls is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 3 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kalispell to Great Falls is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 3 h 57 min.

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The distance between Kalispell and Great Falls is 149 miles. The road distance is 226 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 37 min to get from Kalispell to Great Falls, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kalispell to Great Falls is 226 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to drive from Kalispell to Great Falls.

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The nearest airport to Great Falls is Great Falls (GTF) Airport which is 2.9 miles away. Other nearby airports include Bozeman (BZN) (119.9 miles).

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

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  • Distance: 148.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 37 min

What companies run services between Kalispell, MT, USA and Great Falls, MT, USA?

There is no direct connection from Kalispell to Great Falls. However, you can take the drive to Essex 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
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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Essex Amtrak to Shelby Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Bus operators
Toole County

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