There are 7 ways to get from Vancouver to Kalispell by plane, car, shuttle, bus or train

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Fly Vancouver to Kalispell  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Kalispell (FCA) YVR - FCA

$230 - $778

Cheapest option

Fly Vancouver to Cranbrook, drive  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Cranbrook (YXC) YVR - YXC
  2. Drive from Cranbrook to Kalispell

$140 - $326

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Shuttle to Seattle, fly to Kalispell  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond to Seattle, WA - SeaTac Airport, Main Terminal
  2. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Kalispell (FCA) SEA - FCA

$186 - $1,494

Bus, train  •  16 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, Bc to Seattle, Wa
  2. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Spokane, Wa
  3. Take the train from Spokane Amtrak to Whitefish Amtrak

$140 - $301

Bus, train via Everett  •  17 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, Bc to Everett, Wa
  2. Take the bus from Everett to Spokane 736
  3. Take the train from Spokane Amtrak to Whitefish Amtrak

$147 - $304

Train  •  17 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Everett Amtrak Amtrak Cascades
  2. Take the train from Everett Amtrak to Whitefish Amtrak Empire Builder

$157 - $356

Drive  •  12 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Kalispell 654.3 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The distance between Vancouver and Kalispell is 656 km. The road distance is 1046.9 km.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Kalispell without a car is to bus and train which takes 16 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from Vancouver to Kalispell, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Kalispell is to fly which takes 5 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 17 h 19 min.

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There is no direct flight from Vancouver Airport to Kalispell Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 38 min and has one stopover.

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Kalispell is 1 h ahead of Vancouver. It is currently 2:14 AM in Vancouver and 3:14 AM in Kalispell.

Yes, the driving distance between Vancouver to Kalispell is 1047 km. It takes approximately 12 h 3 min to drive from Vancouver to Kalispell.

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United Airlines and Alaska Airlines, Inc. offer flights from Vancouver Airport to Kalispell Airport.

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There are 84+ hotels available in Kalispell. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Vancouver Airport is to subway which takes 18 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Vancouver to Kalispell.
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  • Distance: 410.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 50 min

What companies run services between Vancouver, BC, Canada and Kalispell, MT, USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc., United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Vancouver to Kalispell hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vancouver to Kalispell via Everett Amtrak and Whitefish Amtrak in around 17 h 19 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Vancouver to Kalispell via Seattle
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Vancouver to Kalispell via Portland
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Vancouver to Kalispell via Portland, Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Vancouver to Kalispell via Seattle, Portland
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Seattle to Kalispell
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Kalispell via Portland
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Cranbrook
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Vancouver to Cranbrook via Calgary
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Pacific Coastal Airlines
Website
pacificcoastal.com
Flights from Vancouver to Cranbrook
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Vancouver to Kalispell via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Cranbrook via Calgary
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Spokane Amtrak to Whitefish Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Everett Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$160 - $240
Train from Everett Amtrak to Whitefish Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $470
Bus operators
Quick Shuttle
Website
quickcoach.com
Shuttle from River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond to Seattle, WA - SeaTac Airport, Main Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
quickcoach.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Vancouver, Bc to Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Seattle, Wa to Spokane, Wa
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $80
Bus from Vancouver, Bc to Everett, Wa
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Amtrak Thruway

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Thruway
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800 872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Everett, WA to Spokane, WA
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
amtrak.com

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