There are 4 ways to get from Williams Lake to Vancouver by plane, bus, train or car

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

Fly  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Williams Lake (YWL) to Vancouver (YVR) YWL - YVR

$114 - $728

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Williams Lake, BC to Vancouver, BC 5035

$30 - $85

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Williams Lake, BC to Boston Bar, BC 5035
  2. Take the train from Boston Bar to Vancouver VIA Rail

$53 - $150

Drive  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Williams Lake to Vancouver 343.7 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Williams Lake to Vancouver is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 6 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Williams Lake to Vancouver is to fly which takes 1 h 46 min and costs $150 - $1,000.

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The distance between Williams Lake and Vancouver is 328 km. The road distance is 550 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Williams Lake to Vancouver, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Williams Lake, BC and arriving at Vancouver, BC. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 42 min.

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What companies run services between Williams Lake, BC, Canada and Vancouver, BC, Canada?

Pacific Coastal Airlines and Central Mountain Air fly from Williams Lake to Vancouver 4 times a day. Alternatively, Greyhound Canada operates a bus from Williams Lake to Vancouver once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $85 and the journey takes 8 h 42 min.

Airlines
Pacific Coastal Airlines
Website
pacificcoastal.com
Flights from Williams Lake to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,400
Central Mountain Air
Website
flycma.com
Flights from Williams Lake to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,600
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Boston Bar to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $95
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$65 - $95
Business
$60 - $90
Business Plus/Sleeper
$110 - $160
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Williams Lake, BC to Vancouver, BC
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$30 - $50
Online Fare
$40 - $65
Standard Fare
$55 - $85
Refundable
$60 - $90
Bus from Williams Lake, BC to Boston Bar, BC
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$22 - $35
Online Fare
$27 - $45
Standard Fare
$35 - $55
Refundable
$40 - $65

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