There are 4 ways to get from Vancouver to Edmonton by plane, tram, 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, tram  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Edmonton (YEG) YVR - YEG
  2. Take the tram from Century Park Station to Churchill Station

$119 - $476

Cheapest option

Bus  •  21 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Calgary, AB 5004 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Calgary Downtown Office to Edmonton - Downtown Office Calgary Departure

$102 - $196

2 alternative options

Train  •  25 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Vancouver to Edmonton VIA Rail

$105 - $328

Drive  •  14 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Edmonton 726.4 miles

$95 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Edmonton is to drive which costs $120 - $190 and takes 14 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Edmonton is to fly and tram which takes 4 h 7 min and costs $150 - $650.

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The distance between Vancouver and Edmonton is 822 km. The road distance is 1162 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Vancouver to Edmonton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vancouver to Edmonton. However, there are services departing from Vancouver, BC and arriving at Edmonton - Downtown Office via Eb 9 Av Sw @ 16 St Sw and Calgary Downtown Office. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 10 min.

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

You can take a bus from Vancouver to Edmonton via Calgary, AB, Eb 9 Av Sw @ 16 St Sw, Nb 1 St Sw@ 8 Av Sw, and Calgary Downtown Office in around 21 h 10 min. Alternatively, VIA Rail operates a train from Vancouver to Edmonton 3 times a day. Tickets cost $90 - $320 and the journey takes 25 h 30 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flair Airlines
Website
flairair.ca
Flights from Vancouver to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
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
Train operators
Edmonton Transit
Website
edmonton.ca
Tram from Century Park Station to Churchill Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
edmonton.ca
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 - $220
Economy Plus
$220 - $320
Business
$240 - $330
Business Plus/Sleeper
$430 - $600
Bus operators
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
$95 - $140

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