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There are 3 ways to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Banff National Park by plane, bus or car

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Fly, bus  •  4h 10m

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

$160 - $446

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Banff, AB Vancouver

$95 - $128

1 alternative option

Drive  •  10h 27m

  1. Drive from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Banff National Park 539.3 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Banff National Park is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 10h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Banff National Park is to fly and bus which costs $200 - $600 and takes 4h 10m.

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The distance between Vancouver Airport (YVR) and Banff National Park is 585 km. The road distance is 862.9 km.

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The best way to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Banff National Park without a car is to bus which takes 12h 7m and costs $120 - $170.

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It takes approximately 4h 10m to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Banff National Park, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Vancouver Airport to Calgary Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 22m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Banff National Park is 863 km. It takes approximately 10h 27m to drive from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Banff National Park.

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Air Transat, Flair Airlines, Sunwing Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Vancouver Airport to Calgary Airport.

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There are 141+ hotels available in Banff National Park. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Banff National Park.
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  • Distance: 365.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 10m

What companies run services between Vancouver Airport (YVR), Canada and Banff National Park, AB, Canada?

Rider Express operates a bus from Vancouver Airport (YVR) to Banff National Park once a week. Tickets cost $90 - $120 and the journey takes 10h 30m.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Calgary
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Calgary
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Vancouver to Calgary
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flair Airlines
Website
flairair.ca
Flights from Vancouver to Calgary
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Sunwing Airlines
Website
sunwing.ca
Flights from Vancouver to Calgary
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Bus operators
Brewster Express
Phone
1-866-606-6700
Website
banffjaspercollection.com
Bus from Calgary International Airport, AB to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Book at
bookings.banffjaspercollection.com
Rider Express
Phone
1-833-583-3636
Email
contact@riderexpress.ca
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Schedules at
riderexpress.ca

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