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Vancouver to Kelowna by bus

The journey from Vancouver to Kelowna by bus is 271.62 km and takes 7 hrs 21 mins. There are 11 connections per day, with the first departure at 6:30 a.m. and the last at 2:15 p.m.. It is possible to travel from Vancouver to Kelowna by bus for as little as $46.36 or as much as $140.76. The best price for this journey is $46.36.

Lowest Price$46.36
Journey Duration7 hrs 21 mins
Connection per Day11
Lowest Price$46.36
Highest Price$140.76
First Departure6:30 a.m.
Last Departure2:15 p.m.
Distance271.62 km
DepartureVancouver
ArrivalKelowna
CarriersEbus, Rider Express

Vancouver to Kelowna Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Jun 19, 2024

Traveling from Vancouver to Kelowna with Virail

Planning to travel from Vancouver to Kelowna? Sometimes it can be hard to know where to start - but that's where Virail comes in. Our powerful search engine will explore all the options available for your trip, combing through more than 2000 transport companies all over the globe. All you have to do is enter your travel dates. In an instant, we'll show you a thorough list of possible routes, with all the information you need to make your decision. Choose from buses, trains, and more, connecting or direct, one-way or round trip - whatever you prefer. When you see your results, select your chosen option and Virail will redirect you to the provider's website, where you can complete your booking. Let us do the legwork for you, and you can just sit back and enjoy your trip.

How much do bus tickets from Vancouver to Kelowna cost?

The cheapest bus tickets from Vancouver to Kelowna cost $46.36. On average, you can expect to spend around $94.24 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Vancouver to Kelowna.
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When you're traveling from Vancouver to Kelowna, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $94.24. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How much time will it take to go from Vancouver to Kelowna by bus?

With a distance of 271.62 km between Vancouver and Kelowna, it will usually take 7 hrs 21 mins to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 7 hrs 21 mins. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. In order to get from Vancouver to Kelowna faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Vancouver and Kelowna will complete the journey in 5 hrs 10 mins.On average, it will take you about 7 hrs 21 mins to travel the 271.62 km between Vancouver and Kelowna.

At what time of the day can I travel from Vancouver to Kelowna?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Vancouver to Kelowna, which usually leaves at 6:30 a.m.. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 2:15 p.m.. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Vancouver at 6:30 a.m., and the last departure will leave at 2:15 p.m.. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Vancouver to Kelowna can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

How many times a day do departures from Vancouver leave for Kelowna?

You will be able to travel from Vancouver to Kelowna using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 11 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Vancouver to Kelowna using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 4 direct connections from Vancouver to Kelowna each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 7 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Vancouver to Kelowna. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Vancouver to Kelowna, 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 Kelowna.

Always check special offers

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.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

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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Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $47.72 to $87.44 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 45% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Vancouver to Kelowna

The cheapest Vancouver - Kelowna bus tickets can be found for as low as $46.58 if you’re lucky, or $75.24 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $90.06.

Find the best day to travel to Kelowna by bus

When travelling to Kelowna 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!

Services on board Ebus and Rider Express from Vancouver to Kelowna
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Vancouver to Kelowna CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
19.01kg
Bus
20.37kg
Flight
54.32kg
Car
43.46kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Vancouver to Kelowna?
A bus ticket from Vancouver to Kelowna is $94.24. 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 $46.36.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Vancouver to Kelowna?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Vancouver to Kelowna is $46.36. 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 Kelowna by bus?
Vancouver to Kelowna is 271.62 km.
How long does the bus between Vancouver and Kelowna take?
Vancouver to Kelowna is on average 7 hrs 21 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 5 hrs 10 mins.
Which companies operate from Vancouver to Kelowna?
The bus journey from Vancouver to Kelowna is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Ebus and Rider Express.
How many bus connections per day go from Vancouver to Kelowna?
Vancouver to Kelowna has 11 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Vancouver to Kelowna leave?
The earliest bus from Vancouver to Kelowna departs at 6:30 a.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 Kelowna depart?
The latest bus from Vancouver to Kelowna departs at 2:15 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 Kelowna 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 $46.36 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.
How many direct connections depart from Vancouver to Kelowna?
There are on average 4 direct connection(s) from Vancouver to go to Kelowna.
What's the fastest journey time between Vancouver to Kelowna by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Vancouver and Kelowna is 5 hrs 10 mins.
Is there a direct bus from Vancouver to Kelowna?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Vancouver and Kelowna.
What are the CO2 emissions for Vancouver to Kelowna by bus?
The bus journey from Vancouver to Kelowna creates 20.37kg of CO2 emissions.

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