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Fly Vancouver to Newark  •  8h 20m

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Newark (EWR) YVR - EWR

$181 - $332

Cheapest option

Fly Vancouver to New York La Guardia  •  10h 2m

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to New York La Guardia (LGA) YVR - LGA

$137 - $255

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Fly Vancouver to New York JFK  •  10h 7m

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to New York JFK (JFK) YVR - JFK

$163 - $366

Bus to Abbotsford, fly to New York La Guardia  •  13h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Scott Road Skytrain Station to Abbotsford International Airport
  2. Fly from Abbotsford (YXX) to New York La Guardia (LGA) YXX - LGA

$181 - $682

Train, bus  •  2 days 14h

  1. Take the train from Vancouver to Everett Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Everett Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to New York

$313 - $435

Train via Chicago  •  2 days 21h

  1. Take the train from Vancouver to Everett Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Everett Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall

$315 - $462

Train  •  4 days 10h

  1. Take the train from Vancouver to Toronto Union Station VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to New York Penn Station VIA Rail

$626 - $1,782

Drive  •  47h 57m

  1. Drive from Vancouver to New York 3039.1 miles

$400 - $600

Vancouver to New York by train, walk and bus

The journey time between Vancouver and New York is around 2 days 23h and covers a distance of around 3092 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2 days 23h. Services are operated by Amtrak, Chicago Transit (CTA) and D&W Bus. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2 days 23h
Fastest journey time:
2 days 23h
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
$313
Carbon emissions:
353 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:35
Last service departs at:
06:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Vancouver to New York train, walk and bus schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to New York is to fly which costs $170 - $320 and takes 10h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver to New York is to fly which costs $220 - $420 and takes 8h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Vancouver to New York. However, there are services departing from Vancouver and arriving at New York Moynihan Train Hall via Everett Amtrak Station and Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 21h.

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The distance between Vancouver and New York is 2440 miles. The road distance is 3039.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to New York without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 days 14h and costs $390 - $550.

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It takes approximately 8h 20m to get from Vancouver to New York, including transfers.

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Vancouver to New York train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Vancouver station.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to New York is to fly which takes 8h 20m and costs $220 - $420. Alternatively, you can train via Chicago, which costs $390 - $600 and takes 2 days 21h.

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The quickest flight from Vancouver Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 5h 8m.

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Vancouver to New York train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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Map of how to get from Vancouver to New York.
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  • Distance: 2439.9 miles
  • Duration: 8h 20m

What companies run services between Vancouver, Canada and New York, NY, USA?

Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and three other airlines fly from Vancouver to New York every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vancouver to New York via Everett Amtrak Station and Chicago Union Station in around 2 days 21h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Vancouver to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Vancouver to Newark via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Vancouver to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Vancouver to Newark via Montreal
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Vancouver to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $280
Flights from Vancouver to New York La Guardia via Montreal
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $280
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Vancouver to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Vancouver to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Flights from Vancouver to New York La Guardia via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Vancouver to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Vancouver to New York JFK via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Vancouver to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Vancouver to New York JFK via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Vancouver to New York JFK via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Vancouver to New York JFK via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Vancouver to New York JFK via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Abbotsford to New York La Guardia via Calgary, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Flights from Vancouver to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Vancouver to New York JFK via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Vancouver to New York JFK via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Abbotsford to New York La Guardia via Calgary, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Abbotsford to New York La Guardia via Calgary, Nashville
Ave. Duration
10h 9m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Abbotsford to New York La Guardia via Calgary, Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Abbotsford to New York La Guardia via Calgary, Orlando
Ave. Duration
12h 3m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Vancouver to Newark via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Vancouver to New York JFK via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Vancouver to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $480
Flights from Vancouver to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Vancouver to New York La Guardia via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Vancouver to New York JFK via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Vancouver to New York JFK via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Vancouver to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Vancouver to Newark via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Vancouver to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $300
Flights from Vancouver to New York JFK via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Vancouver to Everett Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$45 - $65
Train from Everett Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
44h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$190 - $280
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Premium
$500 - $700
Flexi Coach Seat
$410 - $600
Business Seat
$440 - $650
Train from Chicago Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
19h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Seat
$210 - $300
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Vancouver to Toronto Union Station
Ave. Duration
3 days 20h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$400 - $460
Business
$500 - $850
Economy
$500 - $650
EconomyPlus
$1,000 - $1,500
Train from Toronto Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$85 - $110
Business
$140 - $210
Economy
$120 - $140
EconomyPlus
$220 - $320
Bus operators
Reliable Bus
Phone
+1(604) 229-1232
Email
info@reliablebus.ca
Website
reliablebus.ca
Bus from Scott Road Skytrain Station to Abbotsford International Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
reliablebus.ca
Online rate
$15
Onboard rate
$17
D&W Bus
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to New York
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Vancouver to New York is 3039 miles. It takes approximately 47h 57m to drive from Vancouver to New York.

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Delta, American Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and two other airlines offer flights from Vancouver Airport to Newark Airport.

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