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

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Fly to Saint John  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Saint John (YSJ) YVR - YSJ

$363 - $1,084

Cheapest option

Fly to Fredericton, bus  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Fredericton (YFC) YVR - YFC
  2. Take the bus from Fredericton Airport to Saint John, NB

$267 - $452

3 alternative options

Bus, drive  •  3 days 21 h

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Calgary, AB
  2. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street
  3. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Kingston, ON
  4. Drive from Kingston, ON to Rockland, ME
  5. Take the bus from Rockland, ME to Orono, ME / UMaine
  6. Take the bus from Bangor Airport to Perry, ME
  7. Drive from Perry, ME to Saint John

$389 - $798

Train, bus  •  5 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from Vancouver to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Montréal
  3. Take the train from Montréal to Moncton
  4. Take the bus from Moncton, NB to Saint John, NB

$441 - $1,503

Drive  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Saint John 3644.4 miles

$480 - $700

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The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Saint John is to fly and bus which costs $340 - $600 and takes 10 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Saint John is to fly which costs $470 - $1,500 and takes 8 h 52 min.

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The distance between Vancouver and Saint John is 4225 km. The road distance is 5831 km.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Saint John without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 days 2 h and costs $550 - $2,000.

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It takes approximately 8 h 52 min to get from Vancouver to Saint John, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Vancouver Airport to Saint John Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 18 min and has one stopover.

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Saint John is 4 h ahead of Vancouver. It is currently 6:49 AM in Vancouver and 10:49 AM in Saint John.

Yes, the driving distance between Vancouver to Saint John is 5831 km. It takes approximately 2 days 10 h to drive from Vancouver to Saint John.

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Air Canada offers flights from Vancouver Airport to Saint John Airport.

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There are 31+ hotels available in Saint John. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Vancouver to Saint John.
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  • Distance: 2640.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 52 min

What companies run services between Vancouver, BC, Canada and Saint John, NB, Canada?

Air Canada flies from Vancouver to Saint John hourly.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Saint John via Montreal
Ave. Duration
9 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Saint John via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Saint John via Winnipeg, Montreal
Ave. Duration
9 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Saint John via Victoria, Montreal
Ave. Duration
9 h 4 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Saint John via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
9 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Saint John via Nanaimo, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 26 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Saint John via Calgary, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 28 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Saint John via Ottawa, Montreal
Ave. Duration
9 h 34 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Fredericton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Vancouver to Fredericton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Vancouver to Fredericton via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
9 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Vancouver to Fredericton via Toronto, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
8 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Vancouver to Fredericton via Victoria, Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 59 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Vancouver to Fredericton via Winnipeg, Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Vancouver to Fredericton via Ottawa, Montreal
Ave. Duration
9 h 29 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Vancouver to Fredericton via Nanaimo, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Fredericton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $900
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Vancouver to Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 days 23 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$290 - $400
Economy
$550 - $750
Economy Plus
$750 - $1,100
Business
$800 - $1,200
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,400 - $2,000
Train from Toronto to Montréal
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $75
Economy
$80 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$210 - $300
Train from Montréal to Moncton
Ave. Duration
17 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$80 - $120
Economy
$140 - $200
Economy Plus
$200 - $280
Business
$210 - $300
Business Plus/Sleeper
$380 - $550
Bus operators
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Fredericton Airport to Saint John, NB
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Moncton, NB to Saint John, NB
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Book at
maritimebus.com
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$50 - $75
Online Fare
$70 - $100
Standard Fare
$85 - $130
Refundable
$95 - $140
Bus from Calgary, AB to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street
Ave. Duration
2 days 4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $420
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$170 - $250
Online Fare
$240 - $320
Standard Fare
$290 - $420
Refundable
$310 - $450
Bus from Toronto, ON to Kingston, ON
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$20 - $29
Online Fare
$24 - $45
Standard Fare
$30 - $50
Refundable
$35 - $55
West Transportation
Phone
1-800-596-2823
Email
info@westbusservice.com
Website
westbusservice.com
Bus from Bangor Airport to Perry, ME
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $28
Schedules at
westbusservice.com

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