There are 8 ways to get from Vancouver to Salem by plane, bus, subway, train 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 Vancouver to Portland, bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Portland (PDX) YVR - PDX
  2. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Salem, Or

$132 - $313

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Portland, OR Vancouver-Portland
  2. Take the bus from SMART Central/Wilsonville WES Station to Salem Transit Center 1x / ...

$27 - $55

6 alternative options

Subway to Bellingham, fly to Portland, bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the subway from Vancouver City Centre Station to Bridgeport Station
  2. Fly from Bellingham (BLI) to Portland (PDX) BLI - PDX
  3. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Salem, Or

$141 - $391

Fly Vancouver to Eugene, bus  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Eugene (EUG) YVR - EUG
  2. Take the bus from Eugene, Or to Salem, Or

$179 - $538

Fly Vancouver to Seattle, train  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Seattle (SEA) YVR - SEA
  2. Take the train from Tukwila Amtrak to Salem Amtrak

$142 - $405

Train, bus  •  9 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak to Portland Union Station Amtrak Amtrak Cascades
  2. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Salem, Or 1431 / ...

$68 - $171

Bus Greyhound USA  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, Bc to Salem, Or 1429

$35 - $95

Drive  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Salem 363.6 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Salem is to bus which costs $35 - $75 and takes 9 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Salem is to fly and bus which takes 5 h 35 min and costs $170 - $420.

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The distance between Vancouver and Salem is 483 km. The road distance is 582 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Vancouver to Salem, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vancouver, Bc and arriving at Salem, Or. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Vancouver, Canada and Salem, OR, USA?

You can take a bus from Vancouver to Salem via Portland, OR, NW 5th & Davis, SW Capitol & Taylors Ferry, Barbur Transit Center, and SMART Central/Wilsonville WES Station in around 9 h 46 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Vancouver to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Vancouver to Portland via Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Bellingham to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Bellingham to Portland via Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Vancouver to Eugene via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Vancouver to Eugene via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Vancouver to Eugene via Portland, Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Vancouver to Eugene via Seattle, Portland
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Vancouver to Seattle
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Vancouver to Portland via Seattle
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Vancouver to Eugene via Seattle
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Vancouver to Eugene via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Vancouver to Seattle
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Vancouver to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Vancouver to Eugene via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Vancouver to Seattle
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Vancouver to Seattle
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Train operators
TransLink CA
Phone
+1 604-953-3333
Website
translink.ca
Subway from Vancouver City Centre Station to Bridgeport Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
translink.ca
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Tukwila Amtrak to Salem Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
Train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak to Portland Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $350
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Portland, Or to Salem, Or
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25
Bus from Eugene, Or to Salem, Or
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Vancouver, Bc to Salem, Or
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $95
Oregon Intercity Transit
Phone
+1 888-846-4183
Website
oregon-point.com
Bus from Portland Amtrak Station to Salem Amtrak Station Bus Platform
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
oregon-point.com
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Portland, OR
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
boltbus.com
SMART
Phone
+1 503-682-7790
Website
ridesmart.com
Bus from SMART Central/Wilsonville WES Station to Salem Transit Center
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0 - $3
Schedules at
ridesmart.com
Cherriots
Website
cherriots.org
Bus from Wilsonville Station to Downtown Transit Center - Bay R
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cherriots.org

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