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There are 6 ways to get from Vancouver to Dawson Creek by plane, bus or car

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Fly Vancouver to Dawson Creek  •  5h 50m

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Dawson Creek (YDQ) YVR - YDQ

$209 - $825

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Surrey, BC - Scott Road Skytrain Station to Prince George, BC - Travelodge Surrey
  2. Take the bus from Prince George to Dawson Creek Prince George

$108 - $221

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Fly Vancouver to Fort St John, bus  •  5h 18m

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Fort St John (YXJ) YVR - YXJ
  2. Take the bus from Fort St. John, BC to Dawson Creek, AB

$290 - $563

Fly Vancouver to Grande Prairie, bus  •  7h 51m

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Grande Prairie (YQU) YVR - YQU
  2. Take the bus from Grande Prairie, AB - Cold Shot Depot to Dawson Creek, AB

$241 - $840

Bus to Abbotsford, fly to Dawson Creek  •  8h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Scott Road Skytrain Station to Abbotsford International Airport
  2. Fly from Abbotsford (YXX) to Dawson Creek (YDQ) YXX - YDQ

$257 - $946

Drive  •  14h 52m

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Dawson Creek 1189.1 km

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Dawson Creek is to drive which costs $120 - $180 and takes 14h 52m.

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The fastest way to get from Vancouver to Dawson Creek is to fly and bus which takes 5h 18m and costs $290 - $600.

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The distance between Vancouver and Dawson Creek is 746 km. The road distance is 1189.1 km.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Dawson Creek without a car is to bus which takes 19h 56m and costs $100 - $230.

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It takes approximately 5h 50m to get from Vancouver to Dawson Creek, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Dawson Creek is to fly which takes 5h 50m and costs $200 - $850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $230 and takes 19h 56m.

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There is no direct flight from Vancouver Airport to Dawson Creek Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 19m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vancouver to Dawson Creek is 1189 km. It takes approximately 14h 52m to drive from Vancouver to Dawson Creek.

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Air Canada and WestJet offer flights from Vancouver Airport to Dawson Creek Airport.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Dawson Creek. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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Map of how to get from Vancouver to Dawson Creek.
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  • Distance: 746.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 50m

What companies run services between Vancouver, Canada and Dawson Creek, BC, Canada?

WestJet and Air Canada fly from Vancouver to Dawson Creek 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vancouver to Dawson Creek via Scott Road Station Platform 2, Surrey, BC - Scott Road Skytrain Station, Prince George, BC - Travelodge, and Prince George in around 19h 56m.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Dawson Creek via Calgary
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Vancouver to Dawson Creek via Edmonton, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 19m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Vancouver to Fort St John
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $800
Flights from Vancouver to Fort St John via Calgary
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $800
Flights from Vancouver to Grande Prairie via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Vancouver to Grande Prairie via Calgary
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Vancouver to Grande Prairie via Calgary, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Vancouver to Grande Prairie via Victoria, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Vancouver to Grande Prairie via Edmonton, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Vancouver to Grande Prairie via Kelowna, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
6h 24m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Vancouver to Grande Prairie via Kelowna, Calgary
Ave. Duration
7h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Vancouver to Grande Prairie via Fort St John, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Abbotsford to Dawson Creek via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Fort St John
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Vancouver to Grande Prairie via Calgary
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Bus operators
Cold Shot
Phone
+1 587-557-7719
Email
support@coldshot.ca
Website
coldshot.ca
Bus from Fort St. John, BC to Dawson Creek, AB
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
coldshot.ca
Bus from Grande Prairie, AB - Cold Shot Depot to Dawson Creek, AB
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
coldshot.ca
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
$18 - $21
Schedules at
reliablebus.ca
Online rate
$18
Onboard rate
$21
Adventure Charters
Phone
250-305-2251
Email
info@adventurecharters.ca
Website
adventurecharters.ca
Bus from Surrey, BC - Scott Road Skytrain Station to Prince George, BC - Travelodge
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $150
Schedules at
adventurecharters.ca
BC Bus North
Phone
1-844-564-7494
Website
bcbus.ca
Bus from Prince George to Dawson Creek
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
bcbus.ca

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