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There are 6 ways to get from Toronto to Banff by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Toronto, bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Calgary (YYC) YYZ - YYC
  2. Take the bus from Calgary International Airport, AB to Banff, AB

$229 - $829

5 alternative options

Bus to Hamilton, fly, bus  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Station Bus Terminal to Main St. W. @ Summers Ln.
  2. Fly from Hamilton (YHM) to Calgary (YYC) YHM - YYC
  3. Take the bus from Calgary International Airport, AB to Banff, AB

$246 - $882

Bus to Kitchener, fly, bus  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON - University & Wellington to Kitchener, ON - 100 Sportsworld Drive
  2. Fly from Kitchener (YKF) to Calgary (YYC) YKF - YYC
  3. Take the bus from Calgary International Airport, AB to Banff, AB

$259 - $964

Train to London, fly, bus  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Toronto to London
  2. Fly from London (YXU) to Calgary (YYC) YXU - YYC
  3. Take the bus from Calgary International Airport, AB to Banff, AB

$278 - $967

Train, bus  •  3 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Jasper
  2. Take the bus from Jasper, AB to Lake Louise, AB
  3. Take the bus from Lake Louise, AB to Banff, AB

$451 - $707

Drive  •  38 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Toronto to Banff 2304 miles

$300 - $450

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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Banff is to drive which costs $400 - $600 and takes 38 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Banff is to fly and bus which costs $300 - $1,100 and takes 8 h 30 min.

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The distance between Toronto and Banff is 2816 km. The road distance is 3686.4 km.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Banff without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 days 0 h and costs $550 - $950.

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It takes approximately 8 h 30 min to get from Toronto to Banff, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Calgary Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 20 min.

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Banff is 2 h behind Toronto. It is currently 3:02 PM in Toronto and 1:02 PM in Banff.

Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Banff is 3686 km. It takes approximately 38 h 3 min to drive from Toronto to Banff.

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Air Transat, Air Canada and WestJet offer flights from Toronto Airport to Calgary Airport.

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There are 129+ hotels available in Banff. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Banff.
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  • Distance: 1759.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 30 min

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Banff, AB, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Toronto to Banff. However, you can take the train to UP Express Pearson Airport, take the walk to Toronto airport, fly to Calgary, take the walk to Calgary International Airport, AB, then take the bus to Banff. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Main St. W. @ Summers Ln., take the walk to Macnab Terminal Platform 6, take the line 20 bus to Airport Passenger Terminal, take the walk to Hamilton airport, fly to Calgary, take the walk to Calgary International Airport, AB, then take the bus to Banff.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Calgary via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Hamilton to Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Kitchener to Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from London to Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from London to Calgary via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from London to Calgary via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Hamilton to Calgary via Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from London to Calgary via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from London to Calgary via Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Toronto to Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$320 - $2,300
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to London
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $50
Economy
$45 - $65
EconomyPlus
$65 - $95
Business
$65 - $95
Train from Toronto to Jasper
Ave. Duration
2 days 20 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$350 - $600
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$310 - $320
Economy
$350 - $480
EconomyPlus
$410 - $600
Business
$650 - $900
Bus operators
Brewster Express
Phone
1-866-606-6700
Website
banffjaspercollection.com
Bus from Calgary International Airport, AB to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Book at
bookings.banffjaspercollection.com
Bus from Jasper, AB to Lake Louise, AB
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Book at
bookings.banffjaspercollection.com
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Union Station Bus Terminal to Main St. W. @ Summers Ln.
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
GO Transit
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON - University & Wellington to Kitchener, ON - 100 Sportsworld Drive
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $30
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$11 - $17
Online Fare
$12 - $26
Standard Fare
$20 - $30
Refundable
$24 - $35
Rider Express
Phone
1-833-583-3636
Email
contact@riderexpress.ca
Bus from Lake Louise, AB to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
riderexpress.ca

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The best way to get from Toronto to Toronto Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs $5 - $13.

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