There are 4 ways to get from Vancouver to Prince George by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Prince George (YXS) YVR - YXS

$141 - $748

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Bus  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver to Kamloops 5126 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kamloops to Prince George, BC 5016

$53 - $137

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Train  •  27 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Vancouver to Jasper VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Jasper to Prince George VIA Rail

$110 - $373

Drive  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Prince George 493.7 miles

$65 - $95

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No, there is no direct bus from Vancouver to Prince George. However, there are services departing from Vancouver and arriving at Prince George, BC via Kamloops. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vancouver to Prince George. However, there are services departing from Vancouver and arriving at Prince George via Jasper. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 23 min.

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The distance between Vancouver and Prince George is 520 km. The road distance is 789.9 km.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Prince George without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Vancouver to Prince George, including transfers.

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Vancouver to Prince George bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Vancouver station.

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

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Prince George is to fly which takes 2 h 48 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 15 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 27 h 23 min.

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The quickest flight from Vancouver Airport to Prince George Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Vancouver to Prince George bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Prince George, BC station.

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Map of how to get from Vancouver to Prince George.
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  • Distance: 324.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

What companies run services between Vancouver, BC, Canada and Prince George, BC, Canada?

Air Canada, WestJet and Central Mountain Air fly from Vancouver to Prince George every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vancouver to Prince George via Kamloops in around 12 h 15 min.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Prince George
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Prince George
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,500
Central Mountain Air
Website
flycma.com
Flights from Vancouver to Prince George
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Vancouver to Prince George via Kamloops
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Vancouver to Jasper
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$70 - $100
Economy
$120 - $170
Economy Plus
$170 - $240
Business
$170 - $250
Business Plus/Sleeper
$310 - $440
Train from Jasper to Prince George
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$65 - $95
Economy Plus
$95 - $140
Business
$95 - $140
Business Plus/Sleeper
$170 - $250
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Vancouver to Kamloops
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$23 - $35
Online Fare
$29 - $50
Standard Fare
$40 - $60
Refundable
$45 - $65
Bus from Kamloops to Prince George, BC
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$30 - $45
Online Fare
$40 - $65
Standard Fare
$50 - $80
Refundable
$55 - $85

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Vancouver to Prince George train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Prince George station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vancouver to Prince George is 790 km. It takes approximately 10 h 21 min to drive from Vancouver to Prince George.

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Central Mountain Air, Air Canada and WestJet offer flights from Vancouver Airport to Prince George Airport.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Prince George. Prices start at $56 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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