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Banff - Brewster Depot
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Bus Banff to Vancouver: Trip Overview

Bus Banff to Vancouver: Trip Overview

Average ticket price$131
Average bus trip duration12h 35m
Number of daily buses2
Earliest bus departure12:10 AM
Distance357 miles (575 km)
Latest bus departure10:10 AM

Banff to Vancouver Buses

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses2
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures12:10AM - 10:10AM
Minimum Price$123
Average Ticket Price$131
Minimum Trip Duration11h55m
Average Bus Trip Duration12h35m
Distance357 miles (575 km)
Bus Companies on This RouteRider Express
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions for your trip Banff - Vancouver

The best way to travel from Banff to Vancouver is by bus. The bus trip is an affordable, safe and convenient way to travel between the two cities. Alternatively, you can also use carpooling services.

The average travel time from Banff to Vancouver is about 12h 35m, although the fastest bus will take 11h 55m, on average. This is the time it takes to travel the 359 miles (579 km) that separate the two cities.

The distance between the two cities is 359 miles (579 km).

On average, there are 2 daily departures on this route, offered by Rider Express. The number of buses from Banff to Vancouver can differ depending on the day of the week. Simplify your trip from Banff to Vancouver by checking the schedules and selecting the bus that fits your travel style and budget on Busbud.

The first bus leaves at 12:10 AM and the last one leaves at 10:10 AM.

Most of the buses traveling from Banff to Vancouver leave from Mount Royal Hotel and arrive at Pacific Central Station. These are the primary departure and arrival locations on this route, but you can find others that could fit better into your travel plans.

The cheapest way to travel this route is by bus. The lowest price for the bus on this route is $128.

The average bus ticket price from Banff to Vancouver is $131. In the last 30 days, the prices ranged from $128 to $143, so it's good to do your research before booking.

Once in Vancouver, you can start exploring the city and discover its surroundings. The top sights and things to do are Vancouver Art Gallery, Capilano Suspension Bridge, Chinatown, Granville Island and Vancouver Lookout.

Yes, it is possible to take an overnight bus from Banff to Vancouver. Make sure to pack a blanket and a snack to make your trip more comfortable.

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Price is for a one-way ticket for one passenger and based on past searches.

Best price found
The cheapest trip from Banff to Vancouver was searched and found on Dec 8, 2023 with a price of $122

To save money and be sure you have the best seat, it's a good idea to buy your bus tickets from Banff to Vancouver, as early as possible.

You can expect to pay from $122 to $133 for a bus ticket from Banff to Vancouver based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at $122 which is on 2023-12-10.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

Meet and talk to locals at the bus stations while traveling from Banff to Vancouver.There is no better way to get inside travel information while exploring a new city than to go straight to its people.

Much more than a mere vehicle taking you from Banff to Vancouver, riding the bus will expose you to some of the most stunning panoramas while enroute to your final bus stop.

Buses are energy-efficient. Carrying a passenger over 100 kms by coach only takes 0.6-0.9 liters of gas. Compare that to the 2.6 liters required by high-speed train, 6.6 liters by airplane and 7.6 liters by gas-powered car, and it's clear that the bus is a more environmentally-conscious option for your bus transportation from Banff to Vancouver.

Create your own real life musical score by curating a personalized bus travel playlist - the perfect accompaniment to your bus ride from Banff to Vancouver.

Did you know?

One of the longest bus route in the world goes all the way from Ontario to Alberta in Canada (with the same bus). This trip is 3,435 km or 2,135 miles long and the price is a bit under $100.

The word 'bus' is an abbreviation of 'omnibus" which means 'for all' in Latin as buses were meant to be transportation for everybody.

The average number of passengers on a coach bus is 32 meaning that a bus could replace a minimum of at least 30 cars!

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