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There are 9 ways to get from Kitchener to Vancouver by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Kitchener to Vancouver  •  8h 10m

  1. Fly from Kitchener (YKF) to Vancouver (YVR) YKF - YVR

$224 - $692

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Train to Toronto, fly to Vancouver  •  8h 28m

  1. Take the train from Kitchener GO to Weston GO
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Vancouver (YVR) YYZ - YVR

$185 - $675

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Fly Kitchener to Abbotsford, bus  •  12h 36m

  1. Fly from Kitchener (YKF) to Abbotsford (YXX) YKF - YXX
  2. Take the bus from Abbotsford Airport to Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station

$514 - $1,773

Train to Toronto, fly to Abbotsford, bus  •  10h 10m

  1. Take the train from Kitchener GO to Weston GO
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Abbotsford (YXX) YYZ - YXX
  3. Take the bus from Abbotsford Airport to Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station

$235 - $856

Bus to Hamilton, fly to Abbotsford, bus  •  10h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Kitchener, ON to Hamilton GO Centre
  2. Fly from Hamilton (YHM) to Abbotsford (YXX) YHM - YXX
  3. Take the bus from Abbotsford Airport to Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station

$303 - $1,353

Train  •  2 days 12h

  1. Take the train from Kitchener to Sarnia
  2. Take the train from Port Huron Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Everett Amtrak Station
  4. Take the train from Everett Amtrak Station to Vancouver Pacific Central Station

$393 - $1,119

Bus  •  3 days 6h

  1. Take the bus from Kitchener, ON - 15 Charles Street West to London, ON - 101 York St
  2. Take the bus from London, On to Detroit, Mi
  3. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
  4. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Denver, Co
  5. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Portland, Or
  6. Take the bus from Portland, OR to Vancouver, BC

$319 - $810

Bus, train  •  4 days 1h

  1. Take the bus from Kitchener, ON - 15 Charles Street West to Toronto, ON - Royal York Hotel 5634 / ...
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Vancouver VIA Rail

$432 - $730

Drive  •  42h 48m

  1. Drive from Kitchener to Vancouver 2719.3 miles

$360 - $550

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The cheapest way to get from Kitchener to Vancouver is to train and fly which costs $240 - $900 and takes 8h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Kitchener to Vancouver is to fly which costs $290 - $950 and takes 8h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kitchener to Vancouver. However, there are services departing from Kitchener, ON - 15 Charles Street West and arriving at Vancouver, BC via London, On, Detroit, Mi, Dayton Trotwood, Oh, Denver, Co and Portland, OR. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 6h.

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The distance between Kitchener and Vancouver is 3289 km. The road distance is 4350.8 km.

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The best way to get from Kitchener to Vancouver without a car is to bus which takes 3 days 6h and costs $410 - $1,100.

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It takes approximately 8h 10m to get from Kitchener to Vancouver, including transfers.

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Kitchener to Vancouver bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Kitchener, ON - 15 Charles Street West station.

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The best way to get from Kitchener to Vancouver is to fly which takes 8h 10m and costs $290 - $950. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $500 - $1,500 and takes 2 days 12h, you could also bus, which costs $410 - $1,100 and takes 3 days 6h.

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There is no direct flight from Kitchener Airport to Vancouver Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 33m and has one stopover.

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Kitchener to Vancouver bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at Vancouver, BC station.

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Map of how to get from Kitchener to Vancouver.
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  • Distance: 2055.6 miles
  • Duration: 8h 10m

What companies run services between Kitchener, ON, Canada and Vancouver, BC, Canada?

WestJet flies from Kitchener to Vancouver twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kitchener to Vancouver via Sarnia, Port Huron Amtrak Station, Chicago Union Station, and Everett Amtrak Station in around 2 days 12h.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Kitchener to Vancouver via Calgary
Ave. Duration
8h 43m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Kitchener to Vancouver via Calgary, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
9h 24m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Vancouver via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Kitchener to Abbotsford via Calgary
Ave. Duration
10h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,700
Flights from Toronto to Abbotsford via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Hamilton to Abbotsford via Calgary
Ave. Duration
9h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Vancouver via Nanaimo
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Abbotsford
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Swoop
Website
flyswoop.com
Flights from Hamilton to Abbotsford
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Hamilton to Abbotsford via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
10h 23m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Sunwing Airlines
Website
sunwing.ca
Flights from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flair Airlines
Website
flairair.ca
Flights from Toronto to Abbotsford via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Kitchener to Sarnia
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $50
Economy
$45 - $65
EconomyPlus
$65 - $95
Business
$70 - $100
Train from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3 days 23h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$420 - $700
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$380 - $390
Economy
$420 - $600
EconomyPlus
$500 - $700
Business
$800 - $1,100
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 Port Huron Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $350
Train from Chicago Union Station to Everett Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
44h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$260 - $390
Flexi Coach Seat
$470 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Train from Everett Amtrak Station to Vancouver Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$160 - $240
Bus operators
EBus Canada
Phone
1-877-769-3287
Email
info@myebus.ca
Website
myebus.ca
Bus from Abbotsford Airport to Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
myebus.ca
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Kitchener, ON to Hamilton GO Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $15
Book at
megabus.ca
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Kitchener, ON - 15 Charles Street West to London, ON - 101 York St
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$13 - $27
Standard Fare
$21 - $35
Refundable
$25 - $40
Bus from Kitchener, ON - 15 Charles Street West to Toronto, ON - Royal York Hotel
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$13 - $27
Standard Fare
$21 - $35
Refundable
$25 - $35
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from London, On to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
27h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $280
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $180
Flexible
$210 - $280
Bus from Denver, Co to Portland, Or
Ave. Duration
29h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340
Boltbus

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Vancouver is 3h behind Kitchener. It is currently 9:48 AM in Kitchener and 6:48 AM in Vancouver.

Yes, the driving distance between Kitchener to Vancouver is 4351 km. It takes approximately 42h 48m to drive from Kitchener to Vancouver.

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WestJet offers flights from Kitchener Airport to Vancouver Airport.

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There are 668+ hotels available in Vancouver. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kitchener to Kitchener Airport is to taxi which takes 15m and costs $40 - $50.

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