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There is one daily bus from Calgary to Golden. Traveling by bus from Calgary to Golden usually takes around 3 hours and 20 minutes, but some buses might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled depending on traffic conditions.
|Distance||127 mi (204 km)|
|Shortest duration||3h 20m|
|Trips per day||1|
|Most frequent service||Rider Express|
What bus companies travel from Calgary to Golden?
There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Calgary to Golden. Rider Express is the only company that has bus schedules available to search and book at the moment. It only makes the trip once a day on most days.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Rider Express||1||3h 20m||$86.44|
Book Rider Express from Calgary to Golden from $86. There are 1 Rider Express schedules from Calgary to Golden and you can expect on average to pay for a Rider Express ticket to Golden. In Calgary, Rider Express departs to Golden from Westbrook Mall between exits 5-6 and no other station. In Golden, Rider Express arrives at 1050 Trans Canada Hwy and no other station.
An average trip on Rider Express from Calgary to Golden takes 3 hours and 20 minutes .
On weekends, Rider Express offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to Golden.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Calgary to Golden during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the bus ride from Calgary to Golden?
The bus takes an average of 3 hours and 20 minutes to cover the 204 kilometers from Calgary to Golden. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Calgary?
There is usually only one bus per day from Calgary to Golden. It leaves the station in Calgary at 7:00am 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 bus departures serve Golden each day?
Originally an outpost for the mounted police, Calgary has recently transformed into a commercial powerhouse and a top-tier destination for visitors of Canada. That said, the city’s rural traces are still quite prominent, making it a great spot for everyone. One of the most iconic destinations in the city is the WinSport Canada Olympic Park, which is a tribute to the 1988 Winter Olympics. Interested travelers could take up ski lessons here, or they can simply stroll around Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame, which houses the largest collection in the competition’s history. Another great destination you should check out is the Glenbow Museum, which features amazing collections on the First Nations as well as military memorabilia. If you simply want to stroll around and enjoy a good view, Prince's Island Park, with tree-lined trails, will also be a great choice.
Its nickname Cowtown is true: Alberta beef is the staple local specialty. If you are looking for a bite of this amazing delicacy, head over to Silver Inn Restaurant. Another great local favorite is cheese buns from Glamorgan Bakery, which sells out quite quickly.
The main bus station in Calgary is the Downtown Greyhound Station located at 850 16 St SW. It is served by several leading bus carriers, including Greyhound, Cold Shot, Ebus, Rider Express and Red Arrow. The city currently does not have a dedicated intercity rail service. The city’s main airport is the Calgary International Airport, which is located northeast of the city itself.
Where does the bus leave from in Calgary?
Main departure station: Westbrook Mall between exits 5-6
Most buses depart from the main station in Calgary.
All bus stations in Calgary:
Westbrook Mall between exits 5-6
Where does the bus arrive in Golden?
Main arrival station: 1050 Trans Canada Hwy
All buses from Calgary arrive at one main station in Golden.
Bus stations in Golden:
1050 Trans Canada Hwy
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