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There are 8 ways to get from Vaughan to Vancouver by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Toronto to Vancouver

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Vancouver (YVR)

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Fly Toronto to Abbotsford, bus

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Abbotsford (YXX)
  2. Take the bus from Abbotsford Airport to Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station

Fly Billy Bishop Toronto City to Vancouver

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Vancouver (YVR)

Bus to Kitchener, fly to Vancouver

  1. Take the bus from Bramalea GO Bus to Weber St. W. @ Victoria St. N.
  2. Fly from Kitchener (YKF) to Vancouver (YVR)

Train via Chicago

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Windsor
  2. Take the train from Detroit to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Everett Amtrak Station
  4. Take the train from Everett Amtrak Station to Vancouver

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
  2. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Spokane
  4. Take the bus from Spokane Station to Seattle
  5. Take the bus from Seattle to Vancouver

Train

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Vancouver

Drive

  1. Drive from Vaughan to Vancouver

Vaughan to Vancouver by train and car

The journey time between Vaughan and Vancouver is around 3 days 9h and covers a distance of around 4518 km. This includes an average layover time of around 23h 51m. The fastest journey normally takes 3 days 7h. Operated by GO Transit, VIA Rail and Amtrak, the Vaughan to Vancouver service departs from Rutherford GO and arrives in Vancouver. Typically four services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2 days 9h
Layover time:
23h 51m
Total time:
3 days 9h

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3 days 7h
Journey distance:
4518 km
Services per week:
4
Cheapest price:
$412
Carbon emissions:
237 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
15:18
Last service departs at:
18:18

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Vaughan to Vancouver train and car schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Vaughan to Vancouver is to fly which costs $100 - $650 and takes 7h 29m.

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The fastest way to get from Vaughan to Vancouver is to fly which takes 7h 29m and costs $100 - $650.

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No, there is no direct train from Vaughan to Vancouver. However, there are services departing from Rutherford GO and arriving at Vancouver via Toronto Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 days 2h.

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The distance between Vaughan and Vancouver is 3341 km. The road distance is 4432.1 km.

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The best way to get from Vaughan to Vancouver without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 days 17h and costs .

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It takes approximately 7h 29m to get from Vaughan to Vancouver, including transfers.

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Vaughan to Vancouver train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Toronto Union Station.

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The best way to get from Vaughan to Vancouver is to fly which takes 7h 29m and costs $100 - $650. Alternatively, you can train via Chicago, which costs $410 - $700 and takes 2 days 13h.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Vancouver Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 45m.

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Vaughan to Vancouver train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Vancouver station.

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Map of how to get from Vaughan to Vancouver.
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  • Distance: 3341.5 km
  • Duration: 7h 29m

What companies run services between Vaughan, ON, Canada and Vancouver, Canada?

WestJet, Air Canada and three other airlines fly from Vaughan to Vancouver hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vaughan to Vancouver via Toronto Union Station, Windsor, Detroit, Chicago Union Station, and Everett Amtrak Station in around 2 days 13h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Vancouver via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Vancouver via Nanaimo
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Vancouver via Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Vancouver via Montreal, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Vancouver via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Vancouver via Montreal, Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
11h 47m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Vancouver via Montreal, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
11h 51m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Vancouver via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Abbotsford via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $2,100
Flights from Kitchener to Vancouver via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flair Airlines
Website
flyflair.com
Flights from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Abbotsford
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Abbotsford via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $1,200
Flights from Kitchener to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Kitchener to Vancouver via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Kitchener to Vancouver via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Swoop
Website
flyswoop.com
Flights from Toronto to Abbotsford
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $2,200
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto Union Station to Windsor
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $180
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$50 - $70
Business
$110 - $150
Economy
$80 - $95
EconomyPlus
$120 - $180
Train from Toronto Union Station to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 days 1h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$500 - $600
Business
$650 - $1,100
Economy
$600 - $800
EconomyPlus
$1,300 - $1,900
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Premium
$270 - $370
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Seat
$95 - $140
Train from Chicago Union Station to Everett Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
44h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$240 - $340
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Premium
$600 - $900
Flexi Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Business Seat
$550 - $800
Train from Everett Amtrak Station to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$230 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $80
Train from Buffalo Depew Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Premium
$310 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $220
Business Seat
$150 - $220
Train from Chicago Union Station to Spokane
Ave. Duration
37h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Premium
$550 - $800
Flexi Coach Seat
$440 - $650
Business Seat
$480 - $700
Bus operators
EBus Canada
Phone
1-877-769-3287
Email
info@myebus.ca
Website
myebus.ca
Bus from Abbotsford Airport to Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
myebus.ca
Mountain Man Mikes Bus Service
Email
info@mountainmanmikes.ca
Website
mountainmanmikes.ca
Bus from Abbotsford, BC - 30440 Liberator Ave to Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
mountainmanmikes.ca
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Bramalea GO Bus to Weber St. W. @ Victoria St. N.
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
GO Transit
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Email
pr@ourbus.com
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
ourbus.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Spokane Station to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Vaughan to Vancouver is 4432 km. It takes approximately 43h 31m to drive from Vaughan to Vancouver.

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Air Transat, Flair Airlines, WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Toronto Airport to Vancouver Airport.

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