There are 2 ways to get from Vancouver to Dawson City by plane or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  6 h 44 min

  1. YVR - YDA

$334 - $644

1 alternative option

Drive  •  42 h 23 min

  1. 1835.9 miles

$240 - $360

What companies run services between Vancouver, BC, Canada and Dawson City, YT, Canada?

Air North and Air Canada fly from Vancouver to Dawson City twice daily.

Air North
Flights from Vancouver to Dawson City via Whitehorse
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $700

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Vancouver and Dawson City is 1913 km. The road distance is 2937 km.

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Dawson City is to drive which costs $310 - $460 and takes 42 h 23 min.

The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Dawson City is to fly which takes 6 h 44 min and costs $430 - $850.

It takes approximately 6 h 44 min to get from Vancouver to Dawson City, including transfers.