There are 6 ways to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Banff by plane, shuttle, bus, train 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 San Jose to Calgary  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Calgary (YYC) SJC - YYC

$192 - $523

Cheapest option

Bus  •  41 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Oakland, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Coquitlam, Bc
  4. Take the bus from Coquitlam, BC to Banff, AB

$159 - $406

4 alternative options

Fly San Jose to Cranbrook, The Fernie Shuttle, Banff Airport shuttle  •  16 h 27 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Cranbrook (YXC) SJC - YXC
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Cranbrook, BC to Fernie, BC
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Red Tree Lodge to Calgary Airport
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Calgary International Airport, AB to Banff, AB

$445 - $1,050

Fly San Francisco to Calgary  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Calgary (YYC) SFO - YYC

$215 - $465

Train, Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  44 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Seattle, WA - Amtrak to Vancouver, BC
  3. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Banff, AB

$196 - $542

Drive  •  24 h 51 min

  1. Drive from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Banff 1266.2 miles

$160 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Banff is to drive which costs $160 - $250 and takes 24 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Banff is to fly which costs $190 - $550 and takes 7 h 11 min.

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The distance between San Jose Airport (SJC) and Banff is 1010 miles. The road distance is 1266.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 11 min to get from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Banff, including transfers.

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What companies run services between San Jose Airport (SJC), USA and Banff, AB, Canada?

Alaska Airlines, Inc., Air Canada and four other airlines fly from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Banff hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Jose Airport (SJC) to Banff via Santa Clara Caltrain Station, Santa Clara Caltrain, San Jose Diridon Caltrain, San Jose, Ca, Oakland, Ca, Sacramento, Ca, Coquitlam, Bc, and Coquitlam, BC in around 41 h 58 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from San Jose to Calgary via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,600
Flights from San Jose to Calgary via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from San Jose to Cranbrook via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flights from San Jose to Cranbrook via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,700
Flights from San Francisco to Calgary
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from San Francisco to Calgary via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Calgary via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from San Jose to Calgary via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from San Jose to Calgary via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from San Jose to Calgary via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from San Jose to Cranbrook via Seattle, Calgary
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from San Jose to Cranbrook via Las Vegas, Calgary
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from San Jose to Cranbrook via Los Angeles, Calgary
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Calgary
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from San Francisco to Calgary via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from San Francisco to Calgary via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Jose to Calgary via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from San Jose to Calgary via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from San Jose to Calgary via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from San Jose to Calgary via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from San Jose to Calgary via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from San Francisco to Calgary
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from San Francisco to Calgary via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Jose to Calgary via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from San Francisco to Calgary via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Jose to Calgary via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from San Francisco to Calgary
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Jose to Calgary via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,700
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
23 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Bus operators
The Fernie Shuttle
Phone
1-250-423-4023
Email
theshuttlefernie@hotmail.com
Website
thefernieshuttle.com
Shuttle from Cranbrook, BC to Fernie, BC
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$72
Schedules at
thefernieshuttle.com
Shuttle from Red Tree Lodge to Calgary Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
thefernieshuttle.com
Brewster Express
Phone
1-866-606-6700
Website
banffjaspercollection.com
Shuttle from Calgary International Airport, AB to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
banffjaspercollection.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Jose, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Bus from Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Coquitlam, Bc
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $150
Flexible
$170 - $220
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Coquitlam, BC to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
13 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$75 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
13 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $95
Standard Fare
$80 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130
Amtrak Thruway
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800 872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Seattle, WA - Amtrak to Vancouver, BC
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com

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