How to get from Smithers to Prince George

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Recommended option

Fly  •  1 h 11 min

  1. YYD - YXS

$199 - $410

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 38 min

  1. 5050

$24 - $60

3 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 5 min

  1. VIA Rail

$40 - $140

Train, bus  •  6 h 43 min

  1. VIA Rail
  2. 5050

$47 - $138

Drive  •  5 h 18 min

  1. 232 miles

$30 - $45

What companies run services between Smithers, BC, Canada and Prince George, BC, Canada?

Central Mountain Air flies from Smithers to Prince George 6 times a week. Alternatively, Greyhound Canada operates a bus from Smithers to Prince George once daily. Tickets cost $24 - $60 and the journey takes 5 h 38 min.

Airlines
Central Mountain Air
Website
flycma.com
Flights from Smithers to Prince George
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $360
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Smithers to Prince George
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$65 - $90
Economy Plus
$95 - $140
Business
$95 - $140
Business Plus/Sleeper
$170 - $240
Train from Smithers to Vanderhoof
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $50
Economy
$50 - $75
Economy Plus
$75 - $110
Business
$75 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Smithers, BC to Prince George, BC
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$24 - $35
Online Fare
$30 - $50
Standard Fare
$40 - $60
Refundable
$45 - $70
Bus from Vanderhoof, BC to Prince George, BC
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $30
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$11 - $17
Online Fare
$12 - $26
Standard Fare
$20 - $30
Refundable
$24 - $35

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Smithers and Prince George is 302 km. The road distance is 371 km.

The cheapest way to get from Smithers to Prince George is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 5 h 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Smithers to Prince George is to fly which takes 1 h 11 min and costs $250 - $550.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Smithers and arriving at Prince George. Services depart four times a day, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Smithers, BC and arriving at Prince George, BC. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 38 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to get from Smithers to Prince George, including transfers.