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There are 7 ways to get from Kelowna to Carnation by bus, train, taxi, shuttle, car or plane

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Bus, train, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Kelowna, BC - Downtown 516 Lawrence Ave to Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station
  2. Take the train from Vancouver to Everett Amtrak Station
  3. Take a taxi from Everett Amtrak Station to Carnation

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Bus, shuttle

  1. Take the bus from Kelowna, BC - Downtown 516 Lawrence Ave to Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Vancouver, BC - Holiday Inn Downtown to Seattle, WA - SeaTac Airport, Main Terminal

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Kelowna, BC - Downtown 516 Lawrence Ave to Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station
  2. Take the bus from Vancouver to Seattle

Drive

  1. Drive from Kelowna to Carnation

Bus to Vancouver Harbour, fly to Seattle - Lake Union

  1. Take the bus from Kelowna, BC - Downtown 516 Lawrence Ave to Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station
  2. Take the plane from Vancouver Harbour to Seattle - Lake Union

Line 97 bus to Kelowna, fly to Seattle, line 629 bus

  1. Take the line 97 bus from Harvey at Gordon - Gordon Station to UBCO Exchange
  2. Fly from Kelowna (YLW) to Seattle (SEA)
  3. Take the line 629 bus from Factory Outlet Mall & Mount Si Blvd to Sr 203 & W Bird St

Bus to Penticton, fly to Seattle

  1. Take the bus from Kelowna Queensway Exchange to Penticton - Alberni St Park & Ride
  2. Fly from Penticton (YYF) to Seattle (SEA)

Kelowna to Carnation by bus

The bus journey time between Kelowna and Carnation is around 20h 41m and covers a distance of around 441 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 10h 6m. The fastest bus normally takes 19h 26m. Operated by EBus Canada, Amtrak, Sound Transit and others, the Kelowna to Carnation bus service departs from Kelowna, BC - Downtown 516 Lawrence Ave and arrives in Sr 203 & W Bird St. Typically eight buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average bus journey times

Time on bus:
10h 34m
Layover time:
10h 6m
Total time:
20h 41m

Bus route information

Fastest bus time:
19h 26m
Bus distance:
441 miles
Buses per week:
8
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
88 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
09:00
Last bus departs at:
16:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Kelowna to Carnation bus schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.

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The cheapest way to get from Kelowna to Carnation is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 5h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Kelowna to Carnation is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 5h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kelowna to Carnation. However, there are services departing from Kelowna, BC - Downtown 516 Lawrence Ave and arriving at Sr 203 & W Bird St via Vancouver, 4th Ave S & S Jackson St, Redmond Transit Center - Bay 5 and Brown Ave NE & NE Richardson St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 47m.

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The distance between Kelowna and Carnation is 191 miles. The road distance is 317.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Kelowna to Carnation without a car is to bus and train and taxi which takes 10h 16m and costs $220 - $310.

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It takes approximately 10h 16m to get from Kelowna to Carnation, including transfers.

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Kelowna to Carnation bus services, operated by EBus Canada, depart from Kelowna, BC - Downtown 516 Lawrence Ave station.

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The quickest flight from Kelowna Airport to Seattle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 4m.

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Kelowna to Carnation bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Seattle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kelowna to Carnation is 318 miles. It takes approximately 5h 40m to drive from Kelowna to Carnation.

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  • Distance: 191 miles
  • Duration: 10h 16m

What companies run services between Kelowna, BC, Canada and Carnation, WA, USA?

You can take a bus from Kelowna to Carnation via Vancouver, Seattle, 4th Ave S & S Jackson St, Redmond Transit Center - Bay 3, Redmond Transit Center - Bay 5, and Brown Ave NE & NE Richardson St in around 13h 47m.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Kelowna to Seattle
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Flights from Penticton to Seattle via Calgary
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Kelowna to Seattle via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Penticton to Seattle via Calgary
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$230 - $300
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Penticton to Seattle via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kelowna to Seattle via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Vancouver to Everett Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$45 - $65
Bus operators
EBus Canada
Phone
1-877-769-3287
Email
info@myebus.ca
Website
myebus.ca
Bus from Kelowna, BC - Downtown 516 Lawrence Ave to Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
myebus.ca
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Vancouver to Seattle
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Quick Shuttle
Website
quickcoach.com
Shuttle from Vancouver, BC - Holiday Inn Downtown to Seattle, WA - SeaTac Airport, Main Terminal
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
quickcoach.com
Book at
gotobus.com
BC Transit - Kelowna Regional Transit System
Phone
604-795-3838
Website
bctransit.com
Bus from Harvey at Gordon - Gordon Station to UBCO Exchange
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
BC Transit - Kelowna Regional Transit System
King County Metro
Phone
+1 206-553-3000
Website
kingcounty.gov
Bus from Factory Outlet Mall & Mount Si Blvd to Sr 203 & W Bird St
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
kingcounty.gov
BC Transit - South Okanagan-Similkameen
Phone
1-844-442-2212
Website
bctransit.com
Bus from Kelowna Queensway Exchange to Penticton - Alberni St Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
bctransit.com
Other operators
Harbour Air
Phone
1.800.665.0212
Website
harbourair.com
Plane from Vancouver Harbour to Seattle - Lake Union
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$235
Schedules at
harbourair.com
Book at
harbourair.com
Taxi from Everett Amtrak Station to Carnation
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Orange Cab - Everett
Phone
+1 425-783-0000
American Checker Cab
Phone
+1 425-259-3333
Website
americancheckercab.com

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., WestJet and Delta offer flights from Kelowna Airport to Seattle Airport.

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