There are 6 ways to get from Vancouver to Hinton by bus, train, 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  •  12 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver to Kamloops 5126 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kamloops, BC to Hinton, AB 5020

$54 - $138

5 alternative options

Train  •  21 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Vancouver to Hinton VIA Rail

$75 - $260

Drive  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Hinton 547.8 miles

$70 - $110

Fly to Kamloops, bus  •  10 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Kamloops (YKA) YVR - YKA
  2. Take the bus from Kamloops, BC to Hinton, AB

$157 - $588

Fly to Edmonton, train  •  10 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Edmonton (YEG) YVR - YEG
  2. Take the train from Edmonton to Hinton

$163 - $619

Fly to Prince George, bus  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Prince George (YXS) YVR - YXS
  2. Take the bus from Prince George, BC to Tete Jaune, BC
  3. Take the bus from Tete Jaune, BC to Hinton, AB

$176 - $840

What companies run services between Vancouver, Canada and Hinton, AB, Canada?

You can take a bus from Vancouver to Hinton via Kamloops and Kamloops, BC in around 12 h 12 min. Alternatively, VIA Rail operates a train from Vancouver to Hinton twice daily. Tickets cost $75 - $260 and the journey takes 21 h 25 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Kamloops
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Vancouver to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Vancouver to Prince George
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,500
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Vancouver to Edmonton via Calgary
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Vancouver to Prince George
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,000
Flair Airlines
Website
flairairlines.com
Flights from Vancouver to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Central Mountain Air
Website
flycma.com
Flights from Vancouver to Prince George
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Sunwing Airlines
Website
sunwing.ca
Flights from Vancouver to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Vancouver to Hinton
Ave. Duration
21 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $260
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$75 - $110
Economy
$130 - $180
Economy Plus
$180 - $260
Business
$190 - $270
Business Plus/Sleeper
$340 - $480
Train from Edmonton to Hinton
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $55
Economy
$55 - $75
Economy Plus
$80 - $120
Business
$75 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Vancouver to Kamloops
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$23 - $35
Online Fare
$29 - $50
Standard Fare
$40 - $60
Refundable
$45 - $65
Bus from Kamloops, BC to Hinton, AB
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$30 - $50
Online Fare
$40 - $65
Standard Fare
$55 - $80
Refundable
$60 - $90
Bus from Prince George, BC to Tete Jaune, BC
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$21 - $30
Online Fare
$26 - $45
Standard Fare
$35 - $55
Refundable
$40 - $60
Bus from Tete Jaune, BC to Hinton, AB
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$15 - $23
Online Fare
$18 - $35
Standard Fare
$27 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $45

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Vancouver and Hinton is 598 km. The road distance is 877 km.

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Hinton is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 10 h 54 min.

The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Hinton is to fly and bus which takes 10 h 4 min and costs $200 - $800.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Vancouver and arriving at Hinton. Services depart twice daily, and operate Tuesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 21 h 25 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Vancouver to Hinton. However, there are services departing from Vancouver and arriving at Hinton, AB via Kamloops, BC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 12 min.

It takes approximately 12 h 12 min to get from Vancouver to Hinton, including transfers.