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There are 4 ways to get from Vancouver to Grande Prairie by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Grande Prairie (YQU) YVR - YQU

$187 - $622

Cheapest option

Bus  •  23 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Calgary, AB
  2. Take the bus from Calgary North Office to Edmonton - Downtown Office
  3. Take the bus from Edmonton - Downtown Office to Podollan Inn & Spa - Grande Prairie

$183 - $286

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  33 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Vancouver to Edmonton VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from Edmonton - Downtown Office to Podollan Inn & Spa - Grande Prairie

$189 - $329

Drive  •  14 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Grande Prairie 745.4 miles

$95 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Grande Prairie is to drive which costs $120 - $190 and takes 14 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Grande Prairie is to fly which costs $240 - $850 and takes 5 h 41 min.

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The distance between Vancouver and Grande Prairie is 717 km. The road distance is 1192.6 km.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Grande Prairie without a car is to bus which takes 23 h 15 min and costs $240 - $380.

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It takes approximately 5 h 41 min to get from Vancouver to Grande Prairie, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Grande Prairie is to fly which takes 5 h 41 min and costs $240 - $850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $240 - $380 and takes 23 h 15 min.

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There is no direct flight from Vancouver Airport to Grande Prairie Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 11 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vancouver to Grande Prairie is 1193 km. It takes approximately 14 h 29 min to drive from Vancouver to Grande Prairie.

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Air Canada and WestJet offer flights from Vancouver Airport to Grande Prairie Airport.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Grande Prairie. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Vancouver to Grande Prairie.
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  • Distance: 448.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 41 min

What companies run services between Vancouver, Canada and Grande Prairie, AB, Canada?

Air Canada and WestJet fly from Vancouver to Grande Prairie hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vancouver to Grande Prairie via Calgary, AB, Calgary North Office, and Edmonton - Downtown Office in around 23 h 15 min.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Grande Prairie via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Vancouver to Grande Prairie via Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Vancouver to Grande Prairie via Calgary, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Vancouver to Grande Prairie via Victoria, Calgary
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Vancouver to Grande Prairie via Edmonton, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Grande Prairie via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Vancouver to Grande Prairie via Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Vancouver to Grande Prairie via Calgary, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Vancouver to Grande Prairie via Nanaimo, Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Vancouver to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
26 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $240
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$110 - $130
Economy
$130 - $190
EconomyPlus
$170 - $240
Business
$240 - $340
Bus operators
Rider Express
Phone
1-833-583-3636
Email
contact@riderexpress.ca
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Schedules at
riderexpress.ca
Red Arrow
Phone
1-800-232-1958
Email
info@redarrow.ca
Website
redarrow.ca
Bus from Calgary North Office to Edmonton - Downtown Office
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
redarrow.ca
Bus from Edmonton - Downtown Office to Podollan Inn & Spa - Grande Prairie
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Book at
redarrow.ca
EBus Canada
Phone
1-877-769-3287
Email
info@myebus.ca
Website
myebus.ca
Bus from Calgary North, AB to Edmonton Downtown
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
myebus.ca

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