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There are 6 ways to get from Whistler to Barkerville by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  15h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Whistler to Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station
  2. Take the bus from Surrey, BC - Scott Road Skytrain Station to Quesnel, BC - Tower Inn
  3. Take the bus from Quesnel, BC - Reid & Laurent St to Wells, BC

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Bus via Ladner  •  15h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Whistler to Vancouver Airport
  2. Take the bus from Surrey, BC - Scott Road Skytrain Station to Quesnel, BC - Tower Inn
  3. Take the bus from Quesnel, BC - Reid & Laurent St to Wells, BC

Drive  •  8h 26m

  1. Drive from Whistler to Barkerville 601.7 km

Bus, fly to Quesnel  •  6h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Whistler to Vancouver Airport
  2. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Quesnel (YQZ) YVR - YQZ
  3. Take the bus from Quesnel, BC - Reid & Laurent St to Wells, BC

Bus, fly to Williams Lake  •  9h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Whistler to Vancouver Airport
  2. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Williams Lake (YWL) YVR - YWL
  3. Take the bus from Wildwood General Store - 115 Hickory Road to Quesnel, BC - Tower Inn
  4. Take the bus from Quesnel, BC - Reid & Laurent St to Wells, BC

Bus, fly to Prince George  •  9h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Whistler to Vancouver Airport
  2. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Prince George (YXS) YVR - YXS
  3. Take the bus from Prince George, BC - Travelodge to Quesnel, BC - Tower Inn
  4. Take the bus from Quesnel, BC - Reid & Laurent St to Wells, BC
Whistler → Barkerville
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Barkerville is 1-833-784-4397.

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The social distance requirement in Barkerville is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Whistler to Barkerville is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 8h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Whistler to Barkerville is to bus and fly which costs $220 - $400 and takes 6h 44m.

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It is 343 km from Whistler to Barkerville. It is approximately 601.7 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Whistler to Barkerville without a car is to bus which takes 15h 3m and costs $85 - $200.

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It takes approximately 15h 3m to get from Whistler to Barkerville, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Whistler to Barkerville is 602 km. It takes approximately 8h 26m to drive from Whistler to Barkerville.

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Central Mountain Air offers flights from Vancouver Airport to Quesnel Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Barkerville. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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Map of how to get from Whistler to Barkerville.
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  • Distance: 342.7 km
  • Duration: 15h 3m

What companies run services between Whistler, BC, Canada and Barkerville, BC, Canada?

You can take a bus from Whistler to Barkerville via Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station, Main Street-Science World Station @ Platform 2, Scott Road Station @ Platform 2, Surrey, BC - Scott Road Skytrain Station, Quesnel, BC - Tower Inn, Quesnel, BC - Reid & Laurent St, and Wells, BC in around 15h 3m.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Quesnel
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $420
Flights from Vancouver to Prince George
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Central Mountain Air
Website
flycma.com
Flights from Vancouver to Quesnel
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $420
Flights from Vancouver to Williams Lake
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $400
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Prince George
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Pacific Coastal Airlines
Website
pacificcoastal.com
Flights from Vancouver to Williams Lake
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $420
Bus operators
WHISTLER SNOWBUS
Phone
+1.833.SNOWBUS (766.9287)
Email
ride@whistlersnowbus.com
Website
whistlersnowbus.com
Bus from Whistler to Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
snowbus.com
Book at
snowbus.com
Vancouver 1 way
$31
Richmond 1 way
$40
YVR Airport
$45
Bus from Whistler to Vancouver Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
snowbus.com
Book at
snowbus.com
Vancouver 1 way
$31
Richmond 1 way
$40
YVR Airport
$45
BC Connector - Wilson's Group
Phone
1.833.276.5841
Website
bcconnector.ca
Bus from Whistler Village, BC to Vancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$0 - $35
Book at
bcconnector.ca
Adult (13+) YVR
$32
Adult (13+) City Centre
$21
Child (6-12) YVR
$15
Child (6-12) City Centre
$11
Child (Under 6)
$0
YVR Skylynx
Phone
+1 604-326-1616
Email
info@YVRSkylynx.com
Website
yvrskylynx.com
Bus from Whistler to Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $40
Website
YVR Skylynx
Child
$10
Adult
$20
Airports - Child
$20
Airports - Adult
$39
Adventure Charters
Phone
250-305-2251
Email
info@adventurecharters.ca
Website
adventurecharters.ca
Bus from Surrey, BC - Scott Road Skytrain Station to Quesnel, BC - Tower Inn
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Schedules at
adventurecharters.ca
Book at
adventurecharters.ca
Adult
$85 - $120
Bus from Wildwood General Store - 115 Hickory Road to Quesnel, BC - Tower Inn
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
adventurecharters.ca
Book at
adventurecharters.ca
Adult
$30 - $45
Bus from Prince George, BC - Travelodge to Quesnel, BC - Tower Inn
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
adventurecharters.ca
Book at
adventurecharters.ca
Adult
$30 - $45
BC Transit - Quesnel Transit System
Phone
+1 250-992-1109
Website
bctransit.com
Bus from Quesnel, BC - Reid & Laurent St to Wells, BC
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$0 - $5
Schedules at
bctransit.com
Adult
$2
Senior (65+)
$2
Student (6-12)
$2
Child (up to 6)
$0
Wells
$5

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