There are 6 ways to get from Vancouver to Vernon 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 Kelowna, BC  •  6 h 36 min

  1. 5014 / ...
  2. 5028 / ...

$35 - $88

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 24 min

  1. 5006

$30 - $80

4 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 42 min

  1. 276.9 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Kelowna  •  3 h 56 min

  1. YVR - YLW

$72 - $288

Fly to Penticton, bus  •  5 h 7 min

  1. YVR - YYF

$121 - $417

Fly to Kamloops, bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. YVR - YKA

$139 - $543

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

You can take a bus from Vancouver to Vernon via Kelowna, BC in around 6 h 36 min. Alternatively, Flair Airlines, WestJet and two other airlines fly from Vancouver to Vernon hourly.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Vancouver to Penticton
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Vancouver to Kamloops
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Kelowna
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flair Airlines
Website
flairair.ca
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, BC to Kelowna, BC
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$40 - $65
Refundable
$50 - $70
Bus from Kelowna, BC to Vernon, BC
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $25
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$9 - $14
Online Fare
$9 - $22
Standard Fare
$17 - $25
Refundable
$20 - $29
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Vernon, BC
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 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 Penticton, BC to Vernon, BC
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $19
Online Fare
$14 - $28
Standard Fare
$22 - $35
Refundable
$26 - $40
Bus from Kamloops to Vernon, BC
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $19
Online Fare
$14 - $28
Standard Fare
$22 - $35
Refundable
$26 - $40

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Vancouver and Vernon is 297 km. The road distance is 443 km.

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Vernon is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 4 h 42 min.

The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Vernon is to fly which takes 3 h 56 min and costs $90 - $370.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vancouver, BC and arriving at Vernon, BC. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 24 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 36 min to get from Vancouver to Vernon, including transfers.