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There are 7 ways to get from Nanaimo to Swift Current by plane, car, car ferry or bus

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 Nanaimo to Saskatoon, drive  •  6h 47m

  1. Fly from Nanaimo (YCD) to Saskatoon (YXE) YCD - YXE
  2. Drive from Saskatoon to Swift Current

$246 - $739

Cheapest option

Car ferry, drive  •  18h 19m

  1. Take the car ferry from Nanaimo Departure Bay to Horseshoe Bay, BC
  2. Drive from Horseshoe Bay, BC to Swift Current

$174 - $332

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Fly Nanaimo to Medicine Hat, drive  •  6h 46m

  1. Fly from Nanaimo (YCD) to Medicine Hat (YXH) YCD - YXH
  2. Drive from Medicine Hat to Swift Current

$321 - $979

Fly Nanaimo to Regina, drive  •  6h 19m

  1. Fly from Nanaimo (YCD) to Regina (YQR) YCD - YQR
  2. Drive from Regina to Swift Current

$263 - $834

Car ferry to Vancouver, fly to Saskatoon, drive  •  8h 58m

  1. Take the car ferry from Nanaimo Departure Bay to Horseshoe Bay, BC
  2. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Saskatoon (YXE) YVR - YXE
  3. Drive from Saskatoon to Swift Current

$179 - $505

Bus, car ferry to Victoria, fly to Medicine Hat, drive  •  10h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Nanaimo, BC - Bus Depot to Mill Bay, BC - Mill Bay Shopping Centre
  2. Take the car ferry from Mill Bay, BC to Brentwood Bay, BC
  3. Fly from Victoria (YYJ) to Medicine Hat (YXH) YYJ - YXH
  4. Drive from Medicine Hat to Swift Current

$289 - $1,022

Bus, car ferry to Victoria, fly to Saskatoon, drive  •  11h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Nanaimo, BC - Bus Depot to Mill Bay, BC - Mill Bay Shopping Centre
  2. Take the car ferry from Mill Bay, BC to Brentwood Bay, BC
  3. Fly from Victoria (YYJ) to Saskatoon (YXE) YYJ - YXE
  4. Drive from Saskatoon to Swift Current

$224 - $782

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nanaimo to Swift Current is to car ferry and drive which costs $170 - $340 and takes 18h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Nanaimo to Swift Current is to fly and drive which costs $260 - $850 and takes 6h 19m.

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The distance between Nanaimo and Swift Current is 1164 km.

It takes approximately 6h 47m to get from Nanaimo to Swift Current, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Nanaimo Airport to Saskatoon Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 51m and has one stopover.

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Swift Current is 1h ahead of Nanaimo. It is currently 11:24 AM in Nanaimo and 12:24 PM in Swift Current.

WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Nanaimo Airport to Saskatoon Airport.

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There are 15+ hotels available in Swift Current. Prices start at $62 CAD per night.

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The best way to get from Nanaimo to Nanaimo Airport is to taxi which takes 12m and costs $35 - $45.

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Map of how to get from Nanaimo to Swift Current.
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  • Distance: 727.8 miles
  • Duration: 6h 47m

What companies run services between Nanaimo, BC, Canada and Swift Current, SK, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Nanaimo to Swift Current. However, you can take the taxi to Nanaimo airport, fly to Saskatoon, then take the drive to Swift Current. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Nanaimo airport, fly to Medicine Hat, then take the drive to Swift Current.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Nanaimo to Saskatoon via Calgary
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Nanaimo to Saskatoon via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Nanaimo to Saskatoon via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Nanaimo to Saskatoon via Vancouver, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Nanaimo to Medicine Hat via Calgary
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Nanaimo to Medicine Hat via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 9m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Nanaimo to Regina via Calgary
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Nanaimo to Regina via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Nanaimo to Regina via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Nanaimo to Regina via Vancouver, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
7h 23m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Vancouver to Saskatoon
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Vancouver to Saskatoon via Calgary
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Vancouver to Saskatoon via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Victoria to Medicine Hat via Calgary
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Victoria to Medicine Hat via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Victoria to Saskatoon via Calgary
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Victoria to Saskatoon via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Victoria to Saskatoon via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Victoria to Saskatoon via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 6m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Nanaimo to Saskatoon via Calgary
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Nanaimo to Saskatoon via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Nanaimo to Saskatoon via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Nanaimo to Saskatoon via Vancouver, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Nanaimo to Medicine Hat via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Nanaimo to Medicine Hat via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Nanaimo to Regina via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Nanaimo to Regina via Calgary
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Nanaimo to Regina via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
7h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Vancouver to Saskatoon
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Vancouver to Saskatoon via Calgary
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Vancouver to Saskatoon via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Victoria to Medicine Hat via Calgary
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Victoria to Medicine Hat via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Victoria to Saskatoon via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Victoria to Saskatoon via Calgary
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Victoria to Saskatoon via Vancouver, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Victoria to Saskatoon via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Bus operators
Vancouver Island Connector
Phone
1.866.986.3466
Email
info@tofinobus.com
Website
viconnector.com
Bus from Nanaimo, BC - Bus Depot to Mill Bay, BC - Mill Bay Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
viconnector.com
Book at
viconnector.com
Island Link Bus
Email
info@islandlinkbus.com
Website
islandlinkbus.com
Bus from Nanaimo, Departure Bay Ferry Terminal, Canada to Mill Bay, BC
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Book at
islandlinkbus.com
Ferry operators
BC Ferries
Phone
+1 250-386-3431
Website
bcferries.com
Car ferry from Nanaimo Departure Bay to Horseshoe Bay, BC
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $95
Website
BC Ferries
Passenger
$14 - $20
Standard Vehicle + Passenger
$65 - $95
Car ferry from Mill Bay, BC to Brentwood Bay, BC
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $40
Website
BC Ferries
Passenger
$8 - $11
Standard Vehicle + Passenger
$28 - $40

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