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There are 6 ways to get from Niagara Falls to Lake Louise by train, plane, shuttle, bus or car

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Train to Toronto, fly, shuttle, bus

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto Union Station
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Calgary (YYC)
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Calgary Airport to Banff, AB
  4. Take the bus from Banff High School Transit Hub to Lake Louise Village North

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Fly from Buffalo, shuttle, bus

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Calgary (YYC)
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Calgary Airport to Banff, AB
  3. Take the bus from Banff High School Transit Hub to Lake Louise Village North

Bus, bus to Kitchener, fly, shuttle

  1. Take the bus from Niagara Falls, ON to Mississauga
  2. Take the bus from Square One to Sportsworld Dr. @ Hwy. 8 Park & Ride
  3. Fly from Kitchener (YKF) to Calgary (YYC)
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Calgary Airport to Banff, AB
  5. Take the bus from Banff High School Transit Hub to Lake Louise Village North

Train to Hamilton, fly, shuttle, bus

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls GO to West Harbour GO
  2. Fly from Hamilton (YHM) to Calgary (YYC)
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Calgary Airport to Banff, AB
  4. Take the bus from Banff High School Transit Hub to Lake Louise Village North

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Niagara Falls, ON to Toronto Union Station
  2. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Edmonton
  3. Take the bus from Edmonton, AB - Cold Shot Passenger Terminal to Jasper, AB - 638 Connaught Dr
  4. Take the bus from Jasper, AB to Lake Louise, AB

Drive

  1. Drive from Niagara Falls to Lake Louise
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lake Louise is 1-833-784-4397.

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The social distance requirement in Lake Louise is 2 metres.

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The most affordable way to get from Niagara Falls to Lake Louise is to drive, which costs $380 - $600 and takes 38h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Niagara Falls to Lake Louise is to train and fly and shuttle and bus which costs $440 - $1,000 and takes 11h 24m.

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The distance between Niagara Falls and Lake Louise is 2913 km. The road distance is 3745.9 km.

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The best way to get from Niagara Falls to Lake Louise without a car is to bus and train which takes 3 days 0h and costs $550 - $1,600.

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It takes approximately 11h 36m to get from Niagara Falls to Lake Louise, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Calgary Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 8m.

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Lake Louise is 2h behind Niagara Falls. It is currently 3:34 PM in Niagara Falls and 1:34 PM in Lake Louise.

Yes, the driving distance between Niagara Falls to Lake Louise is 3746 km. It takes approximately 38h 22m to drive from Niagara Falls to Lake Louise.

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Flair Airlines, Air Transat, Air Canada and WestJet offer flights from Toronto Airport to Calgary Airport.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Lake Louise. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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Map of how to get from Niagara Falls to Lake Louise.
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  • Distance: 2913.4 km
  • Duration: 11h 36m

What companies run services between Niagara Falls, ON, Canada and Lake Louise, AB, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Niagara Falls to Lake Louise. However, you can take the train to Toronto Union Station, take the train to UP Express Pearson Airport, take the walk to Toronto airport, fly to Calgary, take the walk to Calgary Airport, take the shuttle to Banff, AB, take the walk to Banff High School Transit Hub, then take the bus to Lake Louise. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Buffalo, NY, take the walk to Buffalo airport, fly to Calgary, take the walk to Calgary Airport, take the shuttle to Banff, AB, take the walk to Banff High School Transit Hub, then take the bus to Lake Louise.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Calgary
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to Calgary via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $470
Flights from Buffalo to Calgary via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 58m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Buffalo to Calgary via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $470
Flights from Buffalo to Calgary via New York La Guardia, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9h 37m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $470
Flights from Buffalo to Calgary via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
10h 47m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Calgary via Detroit, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
11h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $470
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Calgary
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to Calgary via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
10h 47m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Kitchener to Calgary
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Hamilton to Calgary
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Calgary
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Calgary via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to Calgary via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
11h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flair Airlines
Website
flyflair.com
Flights from Toronto to Calgary
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Kitchener to Calgary
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Calgary via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to Calgary via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
11h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Calgary via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Calgary via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Toronto to Calgary
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Niagara Falls to Toronto Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$26 - $40
Business
$86 - $91
Economy
$52 - $54
EconomyPlus
$60 - $90
Train from Toronto Union Station to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
2 days 13h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$470 - $1,400
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$370 - $430
Business
$490 - $800
Economy
$470 - $600
EconomyPlus
$950 - $1,400
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Niagara Falls GO to Toronto Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
GO Transit
Train from Niagara Falls GO to West Harbour GO
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
GO Transit
Bus operators
Banff Transportation Group
Phone
+1 403 762 0000
Email
INFO@BANFFTRANSPORTATION.COM
Website
banfftransportation.com
Shuttle from Calgary Airport to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$250 - $360
Schedules at
banfftransportation.com
1 Adult Calgary to Banff
$255
1 Adult Calgary to Lake Louise
$360
Roam Transit
Phone
+1 403-762-0606
Website
roamtransit.com
Bus from Banff High School Transit Hub to Lake Louise Village North
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $13
Website
Roam Transit
Local fares
$2
Regional fares
$8 - $11
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
customerservice@megabus.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Niagara Falls, ON to Mississauga
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Book at
megabus.ca
Bus from Niagara Falls, ON to Toronto Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Book at
megabus.ca
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Square One to Sportsworld Dr. @ Hwy. 8 Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
GO Transit
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 Niagara Falls, ON to Toronto, ON - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $28
Flexible
$40 - $60
Cold Shot
Phone
+1 587-557-7719
Email
support@coldshot.ca
Website
coldshot.ca
Bus from Edmonton, AB - Cold Shot Passenger Terminal to Jasper, AB - 638 Connaught Dr
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
coldshot.ca
Adult
$55 - $80
Sundog Transportation and Tours
Phone
1-888-786-3641
Email
info@sundogtours.com
Website
sundogtours.com
Bus from Jasper, AB to Lake Louise, AB
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Schedules at
sundogtours.com
Child
$30 - $45
Adult
$55 - $80

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The best way to get from Niagara Falls to Buffalo Airport is to bus which takes 45 min and costs $30 - $45.

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