There are 4 ways to get from Vancouver to Castlegar by plane, bus 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 to Castlegar  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Castlegar (YCG) YVR - YCG

$162 - $501

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Castlegar, BC 5010

$51 - $111

2 alternative options

Fly to Trail  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Trail (YZZ) YVR - YZZ

$182 - $436

Drive  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Castlegar 387.7 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Castlegar is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 7 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Castlegar is to fly which costs $210 - $700 and takes 2 h 35 min.

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The distance between Vancouver and Castlegar is 396 km. The road distance is 620.3 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to get from Vancouver to Castlegar, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Vancouver, BC, Canada and Castlegar, BC, Canada?

Air Canada flies from Vancouver to Castlegar 3 times a day. Alternatively, Greyhound Canada operates a bus from Vancouver to Castlegar once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 10 h 7 min.

Airlines
Pacific Coastal Airlines
Website
pacificcoastal.com
Flights from Vancouver to Trail
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Castlegar
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Castlegar, BC
Ave. Duration
10 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$40 - $60
Online Fare
$50 - $80
Standard Fare
$65 - $100
Refundable
$75 - $110

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