There are 9 ways to get from New York 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.

Recommended option

Fly New York JFK to Vancouver  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Vancouver (YVR) JFK - YVR

$166 - $511

Cheapest option

Fly Newark to Vancouver  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Vancouver (YVR) EWR - YVR

$155 - $481

7 alternative options

Fly New York La Guardia to Vancouver  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Vancouver (YVR) LGA - YVR

$175 - $410

Fly New York JFK to Seattle, train  •  13 h 17 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Seattle (SEA) JFK - SEA
  2. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak

$183 - $530

Train Amtrak  •  2 days 20 h

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Everett Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Everett Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak

$419 - $1,243

Bus  •  3 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Toronto, On 308
  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 Vancouver, BC

$269 - $670

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 days 10 h

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Denver, Co
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Stanfield
  3. Take the bus from Stanfield to Seattle, Wa
  4. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Vancouver, Bc

$333 - $858

Train VIA Rail  •  4 days 4 h

  1. Take the train from Grand Central Terminal to Toronto VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Vancouver VIA Rail

$351 - $1,337

Drive  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Drive from New York to Vancouver 3042 miles

$400 - $600

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Vancouver is to fly which costs $160 - $550 and takes 8 h 55 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from New York to Vancouver is to fly which takes 8 h 47 min and costs $150 - $490.

More details

The distance between New York and Vancouver is 3904 km. The road distance is 4867 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 8 h 55 min to get from New York to Vancouver, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from New York to Vancouver. However, there are services departing from New York, NY and arriving at Vancouver, BC via Toronto, ON, Winnipeg, MB and Calgary, AB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 5 h.

More details

No, there is no direct train from New York to Vancouver. However, there are services departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak and Everett Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 20 h.

More details

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Vancouver, BC, Canada?

Cathay Pacific, Philippine Airlines and four other airlines fly from New York to Vancouver every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from New York to Vancouver via Chicago Union Station Amtrak and Everett Amtrak in around 2 days 20 h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vancouver via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vancouver via Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Newark to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vancouver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vancouver via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vancouver via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vancouver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vancouver via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Newark to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Calgary
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Vancouver via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Newark to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from New York JFK to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from New York JFK to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Everett Amtrak
Ave. Duration
44 h 23 min
Frequency
Once 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 to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
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
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Grand Central Terminal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
13 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$70 - $100
Economy
$120 - $170
Economy Plus
$170 - $240
Business
$180 - $250
Business Plus/Sleeper
$320 - $450
Train from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3 days 14 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$280 - $400
Economy
$550 - $750
Economy Plus
$700 - $1,100
Business
$800 - $1,100
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,400 - $2,000
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from New York, Ny to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
44 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$170 - $440
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$170 - $280
Flexible
$330 - $440
Bus from Denver, Co to Stanfield
Ave. Duration
25 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $190
Flexible
$220 - $290
Bus from Stanfield to Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Seattle, Wa to Vancouver, Bc
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
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 - $250
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$100 - $150
Online Fare
$140 - $200
Standard Fare
$170 - $250
Refundable
$190 - $270
Bus from Winnipeg, MB to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $170
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$70 - $100
Online Fare
$90 - $130
Standard Fare
$110 - $170
Refundable
$120 - $180
Bus from Calgary, AB to Vancouver, BC
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$50 - $80
Online Fare
$70 - $110
Standard Fare
$90 - $130
Refundable
$95 - $140

Want to know more about travelling around Canada

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.