• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

There are 5 ways to get from Vancouver to Penticton by plane, taxi, 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 to Penticton  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Penticton (YYF) YVR - YYF

$109 - $388

4 alternative options

Fly to Kelowna, taxi  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Kelowna (YLW) YVR - YLW
  2. Take a taxi from Kelowna to Penticton

$203 - $454

Bus, taxi  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station to Kelowna Airport Vancouver
  2. Take a taxi from Kelowna Airport to Penticton

$167 - $208

Bus  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station to Kelowna Airport Vancouver

$126 - $162

Drive  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Penticton 259.1 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Penticton is to drive which costs $45 - $65 and takes 4 h 28 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Penticton is to fly which costs $140 - $550 and takes 2 h 18 min.

More details

The distance between Vancouver and Penticton is 257 km. The road distance is 414.6 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Vancouver to Penticton without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 6 h 58 min and costs $210 - $280.

More details

It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to get from Vancouver to Penticton, including transfers.

More details

The best way to get from Vancouver to Penticton is to fly which takes 2 h 18 min and costs $140 - $550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $160 - $220 and takes 8 h 47 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Vancouver Airport to Penticton Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

Search flights

Yes, the driving distance between Vancouver to Penticton is 415 km. It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to drive from Vancouver to Penticton.

Get driving directions

Air Canada offers flights from Vancouver Airport to Penticton Airport.

Search flights

There are 64+ hotels available in Penticton. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Vancouver to Penticton.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 160.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 18 min

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

Air Canada flies from Vancouver to Penticton 3 times a day. Alternatively, EBus Canada operates a bus from Vancouver to Penticton twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 5 h 50 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Penticton
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Vancouver to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Air North
Website
flyairnorth.com
Flights from Vancouver to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
Pacific Coastal Airlines
Website
pacificcoastal.com
Flights from Vancouver to Kelowna via Victoria
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Bus operators
EBus Canada
Phone
1-877-769-3287
Email
info@myebus.ca
Website
myebus.ca
Bus from Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station to Kelowna Airport
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
myebus.ca
Other operators
Taxi from Kelowna to Penticton
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Need to know: Jadrolinija, 5 delightfully under-the-radar French towns you need to visit and Travelling to the US: What do I need to know? - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

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

More details