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Banff to Calgary bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$58.57
Fastest time1h 30m
Trips per day1
Bus lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Banff to Calgary right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from Banff to Calgary?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $58.57 was the low point for bus fares from Banff to Calgary. Buses from Calgary to Banff are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $58.57 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 1 hour 30 minutes to cover the 106 kilometers (66 miles) from Banff to Calgary. However, the fastest bus only takes 1 hour 30 minutes. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short trip.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Calgary at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Calgary, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Banff?

There is usually only one bus per day from Banff to Calgary. It leaves the station in Banff at 9:00pm each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many buses are there each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Banff to Calgary. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct bus, meaning that you do not have to get on a different bus at any point during your trip.

What bus companies travel from Banff to Calgary?

There is one bus company that operates from Banff to Calgary. Rider Express is the only company to provide bus transportation at the moment. It only operates one bus trip per day, which really narrows down the options.
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Rider Express11h 30m$58.57

Where does the bus leave from in Banff?

Most buses depart from the main station in Banff, Alberta:

  • Brewster Sightseeing - 100 Gopher St

Where does the bus arrive in Calgary?

All buses from Banff arrive at one main station in Calgary, Alberta:

  • Westbrook Mall between exits 5-6

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