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There are 5 ways to get from Prince Rupert to Williams Lake by plane, train or car

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Fly Digby Island to Williams Lake  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Digby Island (YPR) to Williams Lake (YWL) YPR - YWL

$263 - $979

Cheapest option

Fly Digby Island to Quesnel, drive  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Digby Island (YPR) to Quesnel (YQZ) YPR - YQZ
  2. Drive from Quesnel to Williams Lake

$130 - $515

3 alternative options

Train to Terrace, fly to Williams Lake  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Prince Rupert to Terrace
  2. Fly from Terrace (YXT) to Williams Lake (YWL) YXT - YWL

$312 - $934

Train to Terrace, fly to Quesnel, drive  •  10 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Prince Rupert to Terrace
  2. Fly from Terrace (YXT) to Quesnel (YQZ) YXT - YQZ
  3. Drive from Quesnel to Williams Lake

$189 - $550

Drive  •  13 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Prince Rupert to Williams Lake 598.2 miles

$75 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Prince Rupert to Williams Lake is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 13 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Prince Rupert to Williams Lake is to fly which costs $340 - $1,300 and takes 6 h 24 min.

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The distance between Prince Rupert and Williams Lake is 597 km. The road distance is 957.1 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Prince Rupert to Williams Lake, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Digby Island Airport to Williams Lake Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prince Rupert to Williams Lake is 957 km. It takes approximately 13 h 40 min to drive from Prince Rupert to Williams Lake.

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Air Canada and Central Mountain Air offer flights from Digby Island Airport to Williams Lake Airport.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Williams Lake. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Prince Rupert to Digby Island Airport is to bus and ferry which takes 30 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Prince Rupert to Williams Lake.
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  • Distance: 373.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 24 min

What companies run services between Prince Rupert, BC, Canada and Williams Lake, BC, Canada?

Air Canada and Central Mountain Air fly from Prince Rupert to Williams Lake 4 times a week.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Digby Island to Williams Lake via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Terrace to Williams Lake via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Digby Island to Quesnel via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Terrace to Quesnel via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Central Mountain Air
Website
flycma.com
Flights from Terrace to Williams Lake via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Terrace to Quesnel via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Pacific Coastal Airlines
Website
pacificcoastal.com
Flights from Terrace to Williams Lake via Calgary, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
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
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$22 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
EconomyPlus
$60 - $90
Business
$60 - $90

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