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There are 6 ways to get from Kelowna to Glacier National Park by bus, car, train, plane or taxi

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, drive, Amtrak Thruway, train  •  13h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Kelowna to Midway
  2. Drive from Midway to Kettle Falls, WA
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Kettle Falls, WA to Spokane, WA
  4. Take the train from Spokane Amtrak Station to West Glacier Amtrak

$153 - $258

Cheapest option

Fly to Lethbridge, drive  •  7h 30m

  1. Fly from Kelowna (YLW) to Lethbridge (YQL) YLW - YQL
  2. Drive from Lethbridge to Glacier National Park

$153 - $480

4 alternative options

Bus, drive, train  •  15h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Kelowna to Grand Forks
  2. Drive from Grand Forks to Kettle Falls, WA
  3. Take the bus from Kettle Falls, WA to Spokane STA Plaza, WA
  4. Take the train from Spokane Amtrak Station to West Glacier Amtrak

$164 - $266

Drive  •  10h 35m

  1. Drive from Kelowna to Glacier National Park 498.2 miles

$65 - $100

Fly to Kalispell, taxi  •  8h 19m

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

$337 - $975

Fly to Cranbrook, drive  •  6h 2m

  1. Fly from Kelowna (YLW) to Cranbrook (YXC) YLW - YXC
  2. Drive from Cranbrook to Glacier National Park

$156 - $413

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kelowna to Glacier National Park is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 10h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Kelowna to Glacier National Park is to fly and drive which costs $200 - $550 and takes 6h 2m.

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The distance between Kelowna and Glacier National Park is 433 km. The road distance is 797.1 km.

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It takes approximately 13h 55m to get from Kelowna to Glacier National Park, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kelowna Airport to Lethbridge Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 8m and has one stopover.

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Glacier National Park is 1h ahead of Kelowna. It is currently 6:28 PM in Kelowna and 7:28 PM in Glacier National Park.

Yes, the driving distance between Kelowna to Glacier National Park is 797 km. It takes approximately 10h 35m to drive from Kelowna to Glacier National Park.

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WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Kelowna Airport to Lethbridge Airport.

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The best way to get from Kelowna to Kelowna Airport is to Big White Airport Shuttle which takes 5m and costs .

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Map of how to get from Kelowna to Glacier National Park.
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  • Distance: 270.8 miles
  • Duration: 13h 55m

What companies run services between Kelowna, BC, Canada and Glacier National Park, MT, USA?

There is no direct connection from Kelowna to Glacier National Park. However, you can take the bus to Midway, take the drive to Kettle Falls, WA, take the Amtrak Thruway to Spokane, WA, take the walk to Spokane Amtrak Station, take the train to West Glacier Amtrak, then take the taxi to Glacier National Park. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Grand Forks, take the drive to Kettle Falls, WA, take the bus to Plaza Zone 3, take the bus to Riverside @ Bernard, take the walk to Spokane Amtrak Station, take the train to West Glacier Amtrak, then take the taxi to Glacier National Park.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Kelowna to Lethbridge via Calgary
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Kelowna to Lethbridge via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Kelowna to Lethbridge via Edmonton, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Kelowna to Lethbridge via Calgary
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Kelowna to Lethbridge via Edmonton, Calgary
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Kelowna to Lethbridge via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Kelowna to Kalispell via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kelowna to Kalispell via Calgary, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9h 44m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $2,400
Flights from Kelowna to Kalispell via Calgary, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10h 8m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $2,000
Pacific Coastal Airlines
Website
pacificcoastal.com
Flights from Kelowna to Cranbrook
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $380
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Spokane Amtrak Station to West Glacier Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Bus operators
Silver City Stagelines
Email
info@fritztravels.com
Website
fritztravels.com
Bus from Kelowna to Midway
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
fritztravels.com
Bus from Kelowna to Grand Forks
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
fritztravels.com
Amtrak Thruway

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 Thruway
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Kettle Falls, WA to Spokane, WA
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
amtrak.com
Gold Line
Website
gold-line.us
Bus from Kettle Falls, WA to Spokane Intermodal, WA
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Schedules at
gold-line.us
Bus from Kettle Falls, WA to Spokane STA Plaza, WA
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $80
Schedules at
gold-line.us
Other operators
Taxi from Kalispell to Glacier National Park
Ave. Duration
59m
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Glacier Taxi
Phone
+1 406-250-3603
Website
glaciertaxi.com

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