There are 5 ways to get from Montreal to Banff National Park by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Montreal, bus  •  8 h 48 min

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

$247 - $772

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Bus  •  2 days 12 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
  4. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Banff, AB

$218 - $513

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Train to Ottawa, fly, bus  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa
  2. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Calgary (YYC) YOW - YYC
  3. Take the bus from Calgary International Airport, AB to Banff, AB

$280 - $861

Train, bus  •  3 days 2 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
  4. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Banff, AB

$295 - $1,055

Drive  •  43 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Banff National Park 2633.4 miles

$340 - $550

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to Banff National Park. However, there are services departing from Montreal and arriving at Banff, AB via Toronto, ON, Winnipeg, MB and Calgary, AB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 12 h.

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The distance between Montreal and Banff National Park is 3122 km. The road distance is 4213.4 km.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Banff National Park without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 12 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 48 min to get from Montreal to Banff National Park, including transfers.

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Montreal to Banff National Park bus services, operated by Megabus Canada, depart from Montreal station.

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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 Banff National Park bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Banff, AB station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Montreal to Banff National Park is 4213 km. It takes approximately 43 h 57 min to drive from Montreal to Banff National Park.

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

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There are 124+ hotels available in Banff National Park. Prices start at $141 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Montreal to Banff National Park.
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  • Distance: 1950.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 48 min

What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and Banff National Park, AB, Canada?

You can take a bus from Montreal to Banff National Park via Toronto, ON, Winnipeg, MB, Calgary, AB, and Banff, AB in around 2 days 12 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 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
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 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
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
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
Book at
bookings.banffjaspercollection.com
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 Calgary, AB to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$13 - $19
Online Fare
$14 - $28
Standard Fare
$22 - $35
Refundable
$26 - $40
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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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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