There are 5 ways to get from Vancouver to Manitoba by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Winnipeg  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Winnipeg (YWG) YVR - YWG

$141 - $357

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Bus  •  38 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Calgary, AB 5000 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Winnipeg, MB 5150

$132 - $311

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Fly to Brandon  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Brandon (YBR) YVR - YBR

$178 - $589

Train  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the train from Vancouver to Winnipeg VIA Rail

$170 - $650

Drive  •  27 h

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Winnipeg 1435.7 miles

$190 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Manitoba is to bus which costs $170 - $410 and takes 38 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Manitoba is to fly which costs $180 - $470 and takes 4 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vancouver to Manitoba. However, there are services departing from Vancouver, BC and arriving at Eastbound Broadway at Osborne via Calgary, AB and Southbound Wellington at Greyhound Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Vancouver and arriving at Winnipeg. Services depart three times a day, and operate Tuesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 days 5 h.

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The distance between Vancouver and Manitoba is 1881 km. The road distance is 2297.2 km.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Manitoba without a car is to bus which takes 38 h 34 min and costs $170 - $410.

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It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from Vancouver to Manitoba, including transfers.

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Vancouver to Manitoba bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Vancouver, BC station.

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Vancouver to Manitoba train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Vancouver station.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Manitoba is to fly which takes 4 h 46 min and costs $180 - $470. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $170 - $410 and takes 38 h 34 min, you could also train, which costs $220 - $800 and takes 2 days 5 h.

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Map of how to get from Vancouver to Manitoba.
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  • Distance: 1175.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 46 min

What companies run services between Vancouver, BC, Canada and Manitoba, Canada?

WestJet, Air Canada and two other airlines fly from Vancouver to Assiniboia hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vancouver to Winnipeg via Calgary, AB, Winnipeg, MB, and Southbound Wellington at Greyhound Terminal in around 38 h 34 min.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Vancouver to Winnipeg via Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Vancouver to Brandon via Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Vancouver to Winnipeg via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Vancouver to Winnipeg via Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flair Airlines
Website
flairair.ca
Flights from Vancouver to Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Vancouver to Winnipeg via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Vancouver to Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
2 days 5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$170 - $240
Economy
$320 - $440
Economy Plus
$440 - $650
Business
$470 - $700
Business Plus/Sleeper
$850 - $1,200
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
15 h 25 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
Bus from Calgary, AB to Winnipeg, MB
Ave. Duration
21 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $180
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$75 - $110
Online Fare
$100 - $140
Standard Fare
$120 - $180
Refundable
$130 - $200

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The quickest flight from Vancouver Airport to Winnipeg Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 39 min.

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Vancouver to Manitoba bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Winnipeg, MB station.

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Manitoba is 2 h ahead of Vancouver. It is currently 8:16 PM in Vancouver and 10:16 PM in Manitoba.

Vancouver to Manitoba train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Winnipeg station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vancouver to Manitoba is 2297 km. It takes approximately 27 h to drive from Vancouver to Manitoba.

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Flair Airlines, Air Canada and WestJet offer flights from Vancouver Airport to Winnipeg Airport.

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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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