There are 5 ways to get from Vancouver to Shuswap Lake by bus, car or plane

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

Bus  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Sorrento, BC 5004 / ...

$79 - $135

4 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Shuswap Lake 286.4 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Kamloops, drive  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Kamloops (YKA) YVR - YKA
  2. Drive from Sun Peaks to Shuswap Lake

$160 - $540

Fly to Kelowna, bus  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Kelowna (YLW) YVR - YLW
  2. Take the bus from Kelowna to Sicamous, BC

$214 - $481

Fly to Penticton, bus  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Penticton (YYF) YVR - YYF
  2. Take the bus from Penticton, BC to Sicamous, BC

$256 - $587

What companies run services between Vancouver, BC, Canada and Shuswap Lake, BC, Canada?

Greyhound Canada operates a bus from Vancouver to Shuswap Lake twice daily. Tickets cost $28 - $70 and the journey takes 7 h 3 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Kamloops
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Vancouver to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Vancouver to Penticton
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flair Airlines
Website
flairairlines.com
Flights from Vancouver to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
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
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Sorrento, BC
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$28 - $45
Online Fare
$35 - $60
Standard Fare
$45 - $70
Refundable
$55 - $80
Bus from Kelowna to Sicamous, BC
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$14 - $20
Online Fare
$15 - $30
Standard Fare
$24 - $35
Refundable
$28 - $40
Bus from Penticton, BC to Sicamous, BC
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$17 - $25
Online Fare
$20 - $40
Standard Fare
$30 - $45
Refundable
$30 - $50

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Vancouver to Shuswap Lake?

The distance between Vancouver and Shuswap Lake is 339 km. The road distance is 458 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Shuswap Lake?

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Shuswap Lake is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 5 h 4 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Vancouver to Shuswap Lake?

The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Shuswap Lake is to drive which takes 5 h 4 min and costs $45 - $70.

How long does it take to get from Vancouver to Shuswap Lake?

It takes approximately 7 h 38 min to get from Vancouver to Shuswap Lake, including transfers.