There are 5 ways to get from Vancouver to Cold Lake by plane, taxi, bus, train 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 Lloydminster, taxi  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Lloydminster (YLL) YVR - YLL
  2. Take a taxi from Lloydminster to Cold Lake

$275 - $632

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  31 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Vancouver to Edmonton
  2. Take the bus from Edmonton to Smoky Lake, AB
  3. Take the bus from Smoky Lake, AB to Cold Lake, AB - Esso

$140 - $398

3 alternative options

Fly to Edmonton, bus  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Edmonton (YEG) YVR - YEG
  2. Take the bus from Edmonton Airport to Cold Lake, AB - Esso

$162 - $534

Bus  •  26 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Calgary, AB
  2. Take the bus from Calgary Downtown Office to Edmonton - Downtown Office
  3. Take the bus from Edmonton - Downtown Office to Cold Lake, AB - Esso

$147 - $262

Drive  •  17 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Cold Lake 903.4 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Cold Lake is to drive which costs $150 - $230 and takes 17 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Cold Lake is to fly and taxi which costs $360 - $850 and takes 7 h 20 min.

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The distance between Vancouver and Cold Lake is 1058 km. The road distance is 1445.5 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 7 h 20 min to get from Vancouver to Cold Lake, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vancouver to Cold Lake. However, there are services departing from Vancouver, BC and arriving at Cold Lake, AB - Esso via Eb 9 Av Sw @ 16 St Sw, Calgary Downtown Office and Edmonton - Downtown Office. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Vancouver, BC, Canada and Cold Lake, AB, Canada?

You can take a bus from Vancouver to Cold Lake via Calgary, AB, Eb 9 Av Sw @ 16 St Sw, Nb 1 St Sw@ 8 Av Sw, Calgary Downtown Office, and Edmonton - Downtown Office in around 26 h 15 min.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Lloydminster via Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Vancouver to Lloydminster via Kelowna, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Vancouver to Lloydminster via Edmonton, Calgary
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Vancouver to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flair Airlines
Website
flairair.ca
Flights from Vancouver to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Sunwing Airlines
Website
sunwing.ca
Flights from Vancouver to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Central Mountain Air
Website
flycma.com
Flights from Vancouver to Lloydminster via Calgary
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Vancouver to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
25 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$90 - $130
Economy
$160 - $230
Economy Plus
$230 - $320
Business
$240 - $340
Business Plus/Sleeper
$430 - $600
Bus operators
Red Arrow
Phone
1-800-232-1958
Email
info@redarrow.ca
Website
redarrow.ca
Bus from Edmonton Airport to Cold Lake, AB - Esso
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
redarrow.ca
Bus from Calgary Downtown Office to Edmonton - Downtown Office
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
redarrow.ca
Bus from Edmonton - Downtown Office to Cold Lake, AB - Esso
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
redarrow.ca
Bus from Smoky Lake, AB to Cold Lake, AB - Esso
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
redarrow.ca
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$50 - $80
Online Fare
$70 - $110
Standard Fare
$90 - $130
Refundable
$100 - $140
Bus from Edmonton to Smoky Lake, AB
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$13 - $27
Standard Fare
$21 - $35
Refundable
$25 - $40
Other operators
Taxi from Lloydminster to Cold Lake
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170

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