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Vancouver to Fort McMurray by bus

The journey from Vancouver to Fort McMurray by bus is 1,142.22 km and takes 31 hrs 22 mins. There are 4 connections per day, with the first departure at 2:00 p.m. and the last at 3:00 p.m.. It is possible to travel from Vancouver to Fort McMurray by bus for as little as $196.99 or as much as $284.69. The best price for this journey is $196.99.

Lowest Price$196.99
Journey Duration31 hrs 22 mins
Connection per Day4
Lowest Price$196.99
Highest Price$284.69
First Departure2:00 p.m.
Last Departure3:00 p.m.
Distance1,142.22 km
DepartureVancouver
ArrivalFort McMurray
CarriersRider Express

Vancouver to Fort McMurray Bus Times

Departure date
Friday, Jul 19, 2024

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How much do bus tickets from Vancouver to Fort McMurray cost?

The prices for bus tickets from Vancouver to Fort McMurray vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from Vancouver to Fort McMurray will cost $196.99. The average bus ticket price is approximately $237.79. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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The prices for bus tickets from Vancouver to Fort McMurray vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average bus ticket price is approximately $237.79. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How long does it take to get from Vancouver to Fort McMurray by bus?

Traveling from Vancouver to Fort McMurray by bus will usually take 31 hrs 22 mins. This journey covers a distance of 1,142.22 km . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 31 hrs 22 mins is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey from Vancouver to Fort McMurray covers a distance of 1,142.22 km. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 31 hrs 22 mins. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 30 hrs 40 mins. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Vancouver to Fort McMurray faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do departures from Vancouver to Fort McMurray leave?

The first journey of the day departs from Vancouver at 2:00 p.m.. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 3:00 p.m.. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Vancouver and Fort McMurray. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side. The first journey of the night departs from Vancouver at 2:00 p.m.. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 3:00 p.m.. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Vancouver and Fort McMurray. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

How many journeys from Vancouver to Fort McMurray are there every day?

The exact number of journeys from Vancouver to Fort McMurray can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 4 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Vancouver to Fort McMurray. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Vancouver to Fort McMurray varies, but in general, you can expect to find 0 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 4 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Vancouver to Fort McMurray. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Vancouver to Fort McMurray.

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If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Vancouver to Fort McMurray, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Vancouver to Fort McMurray.

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Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

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If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Vancouver - Fort McMurray bus tickets can be found for as low as $58.66 if you’re lucky, or $68.87 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $83.39.

Find the best day to travel to Fort McMurray by bus

When travelling to Fort McMurray by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Vancouver to Fort McMurray CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
79.96kg
Bus
85.67kg
Flight
228.44kg
Car
182.75kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Vancouver to Fort McMurray?
A bus ticket from Vancouver to Fort McMurray is $237.79. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $196.99.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Vancouver to Fort McMurray?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Vancouver to Fort McMurray is $196.99. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Vancouver and Fort McMurray by bus?
Vancouver to Fort McMurray is 1,142.22 km.
How long does the bus between Vancouver and Fort McMurray take?
Vancouver to Fort McMurray is on average 31 hrs 22 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 30 hrs 40 mins.
How many bus connections per day go from Vancouver to Fort McMurray?
Vancouver to Fort McMurray has 4 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Vancouver to Fort McMurray leave?
The earliest bus from Vancouver to Fort McMurray departs at 2:00 p.m.. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Vancouver to Fort McMurray depart?
The latest bus from Vancouver to Fort McMurray departs at 3:00 p.m.. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Vancouver to Fort McMurray in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $196.99 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Vancouver to Fort McMurray by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Vancouver and Fort McMurray is 30 hrs 40 mins.
Is there a direct bus from Vancouver to Fort McMurray?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Vancouver and Fort McMurray.
What are the CO2 emissions for Vancouver to Fort McMurray by bus?
The bus journey from Vancouver to Fort McMurray creates 85.67kg of CO2 emissions.

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