There are 3 ways to get from Vancouver to Ferndale by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Bellingham Cordata Station Vancouver-Seattle / ...

$8 - $16

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Train  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Bellingham Amtrak Amtrak Cascades

$27 - $54

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Ferndale 43.7 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Ferndale is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Ferndale is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vancouver to Ferndale. However, there are services departing from Vancouver, BC and arriving at 1st Ave at Alder St via Cordata Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 14 min.

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The distance between Vancouver and Ferndale is 59 km. The road distance is 69.9 km.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Ferndale without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 14 min and costs $10 - $21.

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It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Vancouver to Ferndale, including transfers.

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Vancouver to Ferndale bus services, operated by Boltbus, depart from Vancouver, BC station.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Ferndale is to bus which takes 3 h 14 min and costs $10 - $21. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $35 - $70 and takes 3 h 47 min.

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Vancouver to Ferndale bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at Bellingham Cordata Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vancouver to Ferndale is 70 km. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Vancouver to Ferndale.

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There are 60+ hotels available in Ferndale. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 37 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 14 min

What companies run services between Vancouver, BC, Canada and Ferndale, WA, USA?

Boltbus operates a bus from Vancouver to Ferndale 5 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Vancouver to Ferndale twice daily. Tickets cost $25 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 56 min.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Bellingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Bellingham Cordata Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Website
boltbus.com

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