Calgary to Vancouver Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $60
Fastest Way Flight — 5h 47min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 64 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — bus, flight and by car
Distance 418 miles
Bus
$62 · 13h 48min · 77 lb of CO2
Calgary to Vancouver
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Flight
$277 · 5h 47min · 519 lb of CO2
YYC to YVR

Calgary to Vancouver Flights

There are 1 airports — YYC — that make sense to fly out of from Calgary and 1 airports — YVR — to access Vancouver. The best deals are usually found by flying out of YYC.

Out of the 3 total modes of travel to Vancouver from Calgary, a flight is the quickest method.

Drive
$56 · 7h 18min · 83 lb of CO2
Calgary to Vancouver

Drive from Calgary to Vancouver

It's 419 miles between Calgary to Vancouver. On a typical day, it might take between 7h 18min and 7h 40min from Calgary to Vancouver under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 8h 2min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Vancouver by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $56.

What is the best way to travel from Calgary to Vancouver?

The are 6 different ways across 3 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Calgary to Vancouver. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Calgary to Vancouver?

On your trip from Calgary to Vancouver, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

What's the cheapest way from Calgary to Vancouver?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Calgary to Vancouver is by bus. The bus costs $60 roughly and will take 13 hours 22 minutes.

How long does it take from Calgary to Vancouver by car?

The total distance between Calgary and Vancouver is 419 miles and will take you about 7 hours 18 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $56.