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There are 7 ways to get from Vancouver to Ontario by plane, train, shuttle, bus 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 Vancouver to Ontario/San Bernardino  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) YVR - ONT

$155 - $606

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Shuttle to Seattle, fly to Ontario/San Bernardino  •  8 h 28 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 Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) SEA - ONT

$120 - $346

5 alternative options

Fly Vancouver to Los Angeles, train  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Los Angeles (LAX) YVR - LAX
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Ontario Amtrak

$120 - $409

Fly Vancouver to Indio/Palm Springs, bus  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) YVR - PSP
  2. Take the bus from Palm Springs Airport Amtrak Bus Stop to Riverside Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Riverside Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak

Bus  •  35 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, Bc to Los Angeles, Ca 1429
  2. Take the bus from Olive Ave and 5th St E to Pomona Transit Center Silver Streak

$128 - $317

Train, bus  •  42 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Seattle King Street Station
  2. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Los Angeles Union Station
  3. Take the bus from Union Station to Pomona Transit Center

$209 - $640

Drive  •  22 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Ontario 1319.6 miles

$170 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Ontario is to fly and train which costs $150 - $550 and takes 7 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Ontario is to fly which costs $200 - $800 and takes 6 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vancouver to Ontario. However, there are services departing from Vancouver, Bc and arriving at Holt @ Palm Eb Fs via 7th / Decatur, Olive Ave and 5th St E and Pomona Trans Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 46 min.

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The distance between Vancouver and Ontario is 1747 km. The road distance is 2111.3 km.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Ontario without a car is to bus which takes 35 h 46 min and costs $160 - $420.

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It takes approximately 6 h 56 min to get from Vancouver to Ontario, including transfers.

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Vancouver to Ontario bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Vancouver, Bc station.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Ontario is to fly which takes 6 h 56 min and costs $200 - $800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $160 - $420 and takes 35 h 46 min.

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There is no direct flight from Vancouver Airport to Ontario/San Bernardino Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 31 min and has one stopover.

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Vancouver to Ontario bus services, operated by Foothill Transit, arrive at Pomona Transit Center station.

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Map of how to get from Vancouver to Ontario.
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  • Distance: 1092.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 56 min

What companies run services between Vancouver, BC, Canada and Ontario, CA, USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc., United Airlines and five other airlines fly from Vancouver to Ontario hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vancouver to Ontario via Los Angeles, Ca, 7th / Decatur, 5th / Grand, Olive Ave and 5th St E, and Pomona Trans Center in around 35 h 46 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Vancouver to Ontario/San Bernardino via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Vancouver to Ontario/San Bernardino via Portland
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Vancouver to Ontario/San Bernardino via Seattle, Portland
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Vancouver to Indio/Palm Springs via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Vancouver to Indio/Palm Springs via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Ontario/San Bernardino via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Vancouver to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Vancouver to Indio/Palm Springs via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Vancouver to Indio/Palm Springs via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Vancouver to Ontario/San Bernardino via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Vancouver to Ontario/San Bernardino via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Vancouver to Indio/Palm Springs via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Vancouver to Ontario/San Bernardino via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Vancouver to Indio/Palm Springs via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Vancouver to Indio/Palm Springs via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Vancouver to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Vancouver to Indio/Palm Springs via Calgary
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Vancouver to Los Angeles via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Vancouver to Indio/Palm Springs via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,700
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Ontario Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Seattle King Street Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from Seattle King Street Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
35 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Palm Springs Airport Amtrak Bus Stop to Riverside Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Riverside Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.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 Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
33 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $310
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Olive Ave and 5th St E to Pomona Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Union Station to Pomona Transit Center
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org

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Yes, the driving distance between Vancouver to Ontario is 2111 km. It takes approximately 22 h 22 min to drive from Vancouver to Ontario.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines, Inc. offer flights from Vancouver Airport to Ontario/San Bernardino Airport.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Vancouver Airport is to subway which takes 18 min and costs $3 - $5.

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