There are 9 ways to get from Montreal to Alberta by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Montreal to Calgary  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Calgary (YYC) YUL - YYC

$200 - $660

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Fly Montreal to Edmonton  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Edmonton (YEG) YUL - YEG

$192 - $612

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Fly Montreal to Red Deer  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Red Deer (YQF) YUL - YQF

$349 - $685

Fly Montreal to Lethbridge  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Lethbridge (YQL) YUL - YQL

$331 - $675

Train to Ottawa, fly to Calgary  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa
  2. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Calgary (YYC) YOW - YYC

$233 - $749

Train to Ottawa, fly to Edmonton  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa
  2. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Edmonton (YEG) YOW - YEG

$215 - $701

Bus  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from Montreal to Toronto, ON
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Winnipeg, MB
  3. Take the bus from Winnipeg, MB to Calgary, AB

$205 - $478

Train, bus  •  2 days 23 h

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Edmonton
  3. Take the bus from Edmonton to Calgary, AB

$282 - $1,020

Drive  •  42 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Calgary 2559.3 miles

$330 - $490

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to Alberta. However, there are services departing from Montreal and arriving at Calgary, AB via Toronto, ON and Winnipeg, MB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 9 h.

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The distance between Montreal and Alberta is 3075 km. The road distance is 4094.8 km.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Alberta without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 9 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 50 min to get from Montreal to Alberta, including transfers.

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Montreal to Alberta bus services, operated by Megabus Canada, depart from Montreal station.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Alberta is to fly which takes 6 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 days 9 h.

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The quickest flight from Montreal Airport to Calgary Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 38 min.

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Montreal to Alberta bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Calgary, AB station.

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Alberta is 2 h behind Montreal. It is currently 1:38 AM in Montreal and 11:38 PM in Alberta.

Yes, the driving distance between Montreal to Alberta is 4095 km. It takes approximately 42 h 36 min to drive from Montreal to Alberta.

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  • Distance: 1921.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 50 min

What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and Alberta, Canada?

Air Canada, WestJet and two other airlines fly from Montreal to Calgary hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Montreal to Calgary via Toronto, ON and Winnipeg, MB in around 2 days 9 h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Montreal to Calgary via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Montreal to Calgary via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Montreal to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Edmonton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Edmonton via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Red Deer via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $750
Flights from Montreal to Red Deer via Toronto, Calgary
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $750
Flights from Montreal to Red Deer via Edmonton, Calgary
Ave. Duration
8 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $750
Flights from Montreal to Red Deer via Ottawa, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $750
Flights from Montreal to Red Deer via Winnipeg, Calgary
Ave. Duration
11 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $750
Flights from Montreal to Lethbridge via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Lethbridge via Toronto, Calgary
Ave. Duration
8 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Lethbridge via Edmonton, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Lethbridge via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Lethbridge via Winnipeg, Calgary
Ave. Duration
11 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $700
Flights from Ottawa to Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Ottawa to Calgary via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Ottawa to Calgary via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Ottawa to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Edmonton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Edmonton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Edmonton via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Montreal to Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to Calgary via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Edmonton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Lethbridge via Calgary
Ave. Duration
8 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Lethbridge via Edmonton, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Lethbridge via Toronto, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10 h 3 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Ottawa to Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Calgary via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Calgary via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Edmonton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Montreal to Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$320 - $12,000
Flights from Montreal to Calgary via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$320 - $12,000
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Train from Montréal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $75
Economy
$80 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$210 - $300
Train from Toronto to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
2 days 12 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$210 - $300
Economy
$410 - $550
Economy Plus
$550 - $800
Business
$600 - $850
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,000 - $1,500
Bus operators
Megabus Canada
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Winnipeg, MB
Ave. Duration
30 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$100 - $160
Online Fare
$140 - $200
Standard Fare
$180 - $260
Refundable
$190 - $280
Bus from Winnipeg, MB to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $170
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$70 - $110
Online Fare
$95 - $140
Standard Fare
$120 - $170
Refundable
$130 - $190
Bus from Edmonton to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$21 - $30
Online Fare
$26 - $45
Standard Fare
$35 - $55
Refundable
$40 - $60

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Air Transat, WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Montreal Airport to Calgary Airport.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Montreal Airport is to line 747 bus which takes 22 min and costs .

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