There are 3 ways to get from Prince Rupert to Whitehorse by train, plane, car ferry, bus or car

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Train, fly  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Prince Rupert to Terrace
  2. Fly from Terrace (YXT) to Whitehorse (YXY) YXT - YXY

$256 - $850

2 alternative options

Car ferry, bus  •  42 h 38 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Prince Rupert to Skagway Prince Rupert
  2. Take the bus from Skagway, AK to Whitehorse, YT

$281 - $1,050

Drive  •  20 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Prince Rupert to Whitehorse 864.1 miles

$110 - $170

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The distance between Prince Rupert and Whitehorse is 767 km. The road distance is 1382.6 km.

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The best way to get from Prince Rupert to Whitehorse without a car is to car ferry and bus which takes 42 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 35 min to get from Prince Rupert to Whitehorse, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Terrace Airport to Whitehorse Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 47 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prince Rupert to Whitehorse is 1383 km. It takes approximately 20 h 32 min to drive from Prince Rupert to Whitehorse.

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Air Canada offers flights from Terrace Airport to Whitehorse Airport.

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There are 30+ hotels available in Whitehorse. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Prince Rupert to Whitehorse.
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  • Distance: 479.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 35 min

What companies run services between Prince Rupert, BC, Canada and Whitehorse, YT, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Prince Rupert to Whitehorse. However, you can take the train to Terrace, take the taxi to Terrace airport, fly to Whitehorse, take the walk to Airport, then take the bus to Whitehorse. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Prince Rupert to Whitehorse via Skagway and Skagway, AK in around 42 h 38 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Terrace to Whitehorse via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Prince Rupert to Terrace
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$27 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$95 - $140
Bus operators
White Pass & Yukon Route
Phone
1-800-343-7373
Email
info@wpyr.com
Website
wpyr.com
Bus from Skagway, AK to Whitehorse, YT
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
wpyr.com
Book at
wpyr.com
Ferry operators
Alaska DOT
Phone
+1 800-642-0066
Website
dot.state.ak.us
Car ferry from Prince Rupert to Skagway
Ave. Duration
38 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Book at
eweb-prod-almc.carus.com
Passenger
$180 - $270
Vehicle
$600 - $950

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