There are 4 ways to get from Kamloops to Banff by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Kamloops, BC to Banff, AB 5004 / ...

$30 - $75

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Drive  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Kamloops to Banff 313.7 miles

$40 - $60

Fly from Kamloops, bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Kamloops (YKA) to Calgary (YYC) YKA - YYC
  2. Take the bus from Calgary International Airport, AB to Banff, AB

$258 - $793

Bus to Kelowna, fly, bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Kamloops to Kelowna Airport
  2. Fly from Kelowna (YLW) to Calgary (YYC) YLW - YYC
  3. Take the bus from Calgary International Airport, AB to Banff, AB

$159 - $416

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kamloops, BC and arriving at Banff, AB. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

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The distance between Kamloops and Banff is 338 km. The road distance is 501.9 km.

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The best way to get from Kamloops to Banff without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 30 min and costs .

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The bus from Kamloops, BC to Banff, AB takes 8 h 30 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Kamloops to Banff bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Kamloops, BC station.

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The quickest flight from Kamloops Airport to Calgary Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 9 min.

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Kamloops to Banff bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Banff, AB station.

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Banff is 1 h ahead of Kamloops. It is currently 9:06 PM in Kamloops and 10:06 PM in Banff.

Yes, the driving distance between Kamloops to Banff is 502 km. It takes approximately 6 h 46 min to drive from Kamloops to Banff.

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Air Canada and WestJet offer flights from Kamloops Airport to Calgary Airport.

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Map of how to get from Kamloops to Banff.
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  • Distance: 211.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 30 min

What companies run services between Kamloops, BC, Canada and Banff, AB, Canada?

Greyhound Canada operates a bus from Kamloops to Banff 3 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Kamloops to Calgary
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Kelowna to Calgary
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Kamloops to Calgary
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Kelowna to Calgary
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Sunwing Airlines
Website
sunwing.ca
Flights from Kelowna to Calgary
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Kamloops, BC to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$30 - $45
Online Fare
$35 - $65
Standard Fare
$50 - $75
Refundable
$55 - $85
Bus from Kamloops to Kelowna Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$14 - $21
Online Fare
$16 - $35
Standard Fare
$25 - $40
Refundable
$29 - $45
Brewster Express
Phone
1-866-606-6700
Website
banffjaspercollection.com
Bus from Calgary International Airport, AB to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $120
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bookings.banffjaspercollection.com

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There are 124+ hotels available in Banff. Prices start at $142 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kamloops to Kamloops Airport is to shuttle which takes 15 min and costs .

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