There are 6 ways to get from Vancouver to Salmon Arm by bus, 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 via Kamloops, BC  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver to Kamloops 5126 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kamloops, BC to Salmon Arm, BC 5002 / ...

$36 - $94

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Salmon Arm 5004 / ...

$30 - $75

4 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Salmon Arm 288.3 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Kamloops, bus  •  5 h 14 min

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

$140 - $543

Fly to Kelowna, bus  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Kelowna (YLW) YVR - YLW
  2. Take the bus from Kelowna to Salmon Arm

$82 - $321

Fly to Penticton, bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Penticton (YYF) YVR - YYF
  2. Take the bus from Penticton, BC to Salmon Arm

$124 - $422

What companies run services between Vancouver, Canada and Salmon Arm, BC, Canada?

You can take a bus from Vancouver to Salmon Arm via Kamloops and Kamloops, BC in around 7 h 22 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Kamloops
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Vancouver to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Vancouver to Penticton
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flair Airlines
Website
flairairlines.com
Flights from Vancouver to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Pacific Coastal Airlines
Website
pacificcoastal.com
Flights from Vancouver to Kelowna via Victoria
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
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
$24 - $60
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$24 - $35
Online Fare
$30 - $50
Standard Fare
$40 - $60
Refundable
$45 - $70
Bus from Kamloops, BC to Salmon Arm, BC
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$13 - $28
Standard Fare
$22 - $35
Refundable
$26 - $40
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Salmon Arm
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$30 - $45
Online Fare
$35 - $60
Standard Fare
$50 - $75
Refundable
$55 - $85
Bus from Kelowna to Salmon Arm
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$13 - $28
Standard Fare
$22 - $35
Refundable
$25 - $40
Bus from Penticton, BC to Salmon Arm
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice 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

How far is it from Vancouver to Salmon Arm?

The distance between Vancouver and Salmon Arm is 315 km. The road distance is 461 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Salmon Arm?

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Salmon Arm is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 4 h 57 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Vancouver to Salmon Arm?

The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Salmon Arm is to drive which takes 4 h 57 min and costs $45 - $70.

Is there a direct bus between Vancouver and Salmon Arm?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vancouver, BC and arriving at Salmon Arm. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 27 min.

How long does it take to get from Vancouver to Salmon Arm?

It takes approximately 7 h 22 min to get from Vancouver to Salmon Arm, including transfers.