There are 4 ways to get from Vancouver to Whitehorse by plane, bus, car ferry 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  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Whitehorse (YXY) YVR - YXY

$156 - $410

Cheapest option

Bus  •  38 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Prince George, BC
  2. Take the bus from Prince George, BC to Dawson Creek, BC
  3. Take the bus from Dawson Creek, BC to Fort Nelson, BC
  4. Take the bus from Fort Nelson, BC to Whitehorse, YT

$154 - $384

2 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  3 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, Bc to Bellingham, Wa
  2. Take the car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Juneau
  3. Take the car ferry from Juneau to Skagway
  4. Take the bus from Skagway, AK to Whitehorse, YT

$492 - $2,136

Drive  •  34 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Whitehorse 1503.9 miles

$190 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Whitehorse is to fly which costs $200 - $550 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Whitehorse is to fly which costs $200 - $550 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The distance between Vancouver and Whitehorse is 1480 km. The road distance is 2406.2 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to get from Vancouver to Whitehorse, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vancouver to Whitehorse. However, there are services departing from Vancouver, BC and arriving at Whitehorse, YT via Prince George, BC, Dawson Creek, BC and Fort Nelson, BC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 50 min.

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What companies run services between Vancouver, BC, Canada and Whitehorse, YT, Canada?

Air Canada, Air North and WestJet fly from Vancouver to Whitehorse every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vancouver to Whitehorse via Prince George, BC, Dawson Creek, BC, and Fort Nelson, BC in around 38 h 50 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Whitehorse
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Air North
Website
flyairnorth.com
Flights from Vancouver to Whitehorse
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Whitehorse via Calgary
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Prince George, BC
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$80 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130
Bus from Prince George, BC to Dawson Creek, BC
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$28 - $40
Online Fare
$35 - $60
Standard Fare
$45 - $70
Refundable
$50 - $80
Bus from Dawson Creek, BC to Fort Nelson, BC
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$28 - $40
Online Fare
$35 - $55
Standard Fare
$45 - $70
Refundable
$50 - $75
Bus from Fort Nelson, BC to Whitehorse, YT
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$50 - $80
Online Fare
$70 - $100
Standard Fare
$90 - $130
Refundable
$95 - $140
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Vancouver, Bc to Bellingham, Wa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
White Pass & Yukon Route
Phone
1-800-343-7373
Email
info@wpyr.com
Website
wpyr.com
Bus from Skagway, AK to Whitehorse, YT
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
wpyr.com
Book at
wpyr.com
Ferry operators
Alaska DOT
Phone
+1 800-642-0066
Website
dot.state.ak.us
Car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Juneau
Ave. Duration
2 days 13 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$350 - $1,800
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$350 - $500
Vehicle
$1,200 - $1,800
Car ferry from Juneau to Skagway
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$35 - $55
Vehicle
$110 - $170

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