There are 8 ways to get from Vancouver to Skagway by plane, bus, car ferry, 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 Whitehorse, bus  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Whitehorse (YXY) YVR - YXY
  2. Take the bus from Whitehorse, YT to Skagway, AK

$253 - $552

Cheapest option

Fly Vancouver to Skagway  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Skagway (SGY) YVR - SGY

$160 - $650

6 alternative options

Fly Vancouver to Juneau, car ferry  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Juneau (JNU) YVR - JNU
  2. Take the car ferry from Juneau to Skagway

$242 - $653

Fly Bellingham to Juneau, car ferry  •  13 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Bellingham (BLI) to Juneau (JNU) BLI - JNU
  2. Take the car ferry from Juneau to Skagway

$266 - $821

Fly Seattle to Juneau, car ferry  •  12 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Juneau (JNU) SEA - JNU
  2. Take the car ferry from Juneau to Skagway

$250 - $662

Bus, car ferry  •  2 days 21 h

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, Bc to Bellingham, Wa
  2. Take the car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Juneau
  3. Take the car ferry from Juneau to Haines
  4. Take the car ferry from Haines to Skagway

$407 - $2,000

Train, car ferry  •  3 days 15 h

  1. Take the train from Vancouver to Jasper
  2. Take the train from Jasper to Prince Rupert
  3. Take the car ferry from Prince Rupert to Juneau
  4. Take the car ferry from Juneau to Haines
  5. Take the car ferry from Haines to Skagway

$350 - $1,455

Drive  •  35 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Skagway 1552 miles

$200 - $300

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Skagway is to drive which costs $270 - $400 and takes 35 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Skagway is to fly which costs $220 - $800 and takes 8 h 40 min.

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The distance between Vancouver and Skagway is 1375 km. The road distance is 2483.3 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 2 min to get from Vancouver to Skagway, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Vancouver to Skagway.
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  • Distance: 859.6 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 2 min

What companies run services between Vancouver, Canada and Skagway, AK, USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc., Air Excursion and four other airlines fly from Vancouver to Skagway hourly.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Vancouver to Juneau via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Vancouver to Juneau via Seattle, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
9 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Bellingham to Juneau via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Bellingham to Juneau via Seattle, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Juneau
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Air Excursion
Flights from Vancouver to Skagway via Seattle, Juneau
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Vancouver to Skagway via Whitehorse, Juneau
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $490
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Whitehorse
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Air North
Website
flyairnorth.com
Flights from Vancouver to Whitehorse
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Vancouver to Juneau via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Seattle to Juneau
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Vancouver to Jasper
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$65 - $100
Economy
$120 - $170
Economy Plus
$170 - $240
Business
$170 - $240
Business Plus/Sleeper
$310 - $430
Train from Jasper to Prince Rupert
Ave. Duration
32 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$85 - $130
Economy
$150 - $210
Economy Plus
$210 - $300
Business
$220 - $320
Business Plus/Sleeper
$400 - $600
Bus operators
White Pass & Yukon Route
Phone
1-800-343-7373
Email
info@wpyr.com
Website
wpyr.com
Bus from Whitehorse, YT to Skagway, AK
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
wpyr.com
Book at
wpyr.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Vancouver, Bc to Bellingham, Wa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Ferry operators
Alaska DOT
Phone
+1 800-642-0066
Website
dot.state.ak.us
Car ferry from Juneau to Skagway
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$35 - $55
Vehicle
$110 - $170
Car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Juneau
Ave. Duration
2 days 13 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$350 - $1,800
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$350 - $500
Vehicle
$1,200 - $1,800
Car ferry from Juneau to Haines
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$30 - $50
Vehicle
$95 - $140
Car ferry from Haines to Skagway
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $27
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$10 - $15
Vehicle
$18 - $27
Car ferry from Prince Rupert to Juneau
Ave. Duration
28 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$150 - $220
Vehicle
$500 - $750

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