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  1. Take the bus from Downtown Exchange Bay E to Innovation Drive at Quail Ridge
  2. Take the bus from Kelowna Airport, BC to Penticton, BC

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  1. Drive from Vernon to Penticton
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The cheapest way to get from Vernon to Penticton is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 1h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Vernon to Penticton is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 1h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vernon to Penticton. However, there are services departing from Downtown Exchange Bay E and arriving at Penticton, BC via Kelowna Airport, BC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 49m.

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The distance between Vernon and Penticton is 90 km. The road distance is 114.6 km.

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The best way to get from Vernon to Penticton without a car is to bus which takes 2h 49m and costs $35 - $60.

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It takes approximately 2h 49m to get from Vernon to Penticton, including transfers.

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Vernon to Penticton bus services, operated by BC Transit - Vernon Regional Transit System, depart from Downtown Exchange Bay E station.

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Vernon to Penticton bus services, operated by Mountain Man Mikes Bus Service, arrive at Penticton, BC station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vernon to Penticton is 115 km. It takes approximately 1h 42m to drive from Vernon to Penticton.

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  • Distance: 90.3 km
  • Duration: 2h 49m

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

You can take a bus from Vernon to Penticton via Innovation Drive at Quail Ridge and Kelowna Airport, BC in around 2h 49m.

Bus operators
BC Transit - Vernon Regional Transit System
Phone
+1 250-545-7221
Website
bctransit.com
Bus from Downtown Exchange Bay E to Innovation Drive at Quail Ridge
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Website
BC Transit - Vernon Regional Transit System
Mountain Man Mikes Bus Service
Phone
+1 778 382 7729
Email
info@mountainmanmikes.ca
Website
mountainmanmikes.ca
Bus from Kelowna Airport, BC to Penticton, BC
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
mountainmanmikes.ca

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