There are 2 ways to get from Shelby to Helena by bus, shuttle or car

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Bus, shuttle  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Shelby Amtrak to Great Falls, MT - Transit Transfer Center Orange Route
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Great Falls, MT to Helena, MT

$26 - $40

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Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Shelby to Helena 172.7 miles

$16 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Shelby to Helena is to drive which costs $16 - $25 and takes 2 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shelby to Helena is to drive which costs $16 - $25 and takes 2 h 46 min.

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The distance between Shelby and Helena is 133 miles. The road distance is 172.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Shelby to Helena without a car is to bus and shuttle which takes 4 h 37 min and costs $26 - $40.

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Shelby to Helena, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shelby to Helena is 173 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to drive from Shelby to Helena.

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There are 23+ hotels available in Helena. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shelby to Helena.
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  • Distance: 133.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 37 min

What companies run services between Shelby, MT, USA and Helena, MT, USA?

There is no direct connection from Shelby to Helena. However, you can take the bus to Great Falls, MT - Transit Transfer Center, take the walk to Great Falls, MT, then take the shuttle to Helena, MT. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Helena.

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