There are 4 ways to get from Vancouver to Trail by plane, bus or car

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Fly to Trail  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Trail (YZZ) YVR - YZZ

$145 - $389

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Bus  •  12 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Castlegar, BC 5010

$48 - $118

2 alternative options

Fly to Castlegar  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Castlegar (YCG) YVR - YCG

$156 - $506

Drive  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Trail 393.3 miles

$50 - $80

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No, there is no direct bus from Vancouver to Trail. However, there are services departing from Vancouver, BC and arriving at Trail, BC via Castlegar, BC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 50 min.

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The distance between Vancouver and Trail is 393 km. The road distance is 629.2 km.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Trail without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from Vancouver to Trail, including transfers.

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Vancouver to Trail bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Vancouver, BC station.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Trail is to fly which takes 2 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 50 min.

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The quickest flight from Vancouver Airport to Trail Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Vancouver to Trail bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Castlegar, BC station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vancouver to Trail is 629 km. It takes approximately 8 h 6 min to drive from Vancouver to Trail.

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Pacific Coastal Airlines offers flights from Vancouver Airport to Trail Airport.

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  • Distance: 245.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 52 min

What companies run services between Vancouver, Canada and Trail, BC, Canada?

Pacific Coastal Airlines flies from Vancouver to Trail twice daily. Alternatively, Greyhound Canada operates a bus from Vancouver to Trail once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 11 h 25 min.

Airlines
Pacific Coastal Airlines
Website
pacificcoastal.com
Flights from Vancouver to Trail
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Castlegar
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Castlegar, BC
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$40 - $60
Online Fare
$50 - $80
Standard Fare
$65 - $100
Refundable
$75 - $110

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There are 20+ hotels available in Trail. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Vancouver Airport is to subway which takes 25 min and costs .

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