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Calgary to Salmon Arm bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$107.80
Fastest time7h 25m
Trips per day1
Bus lines1
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Overall score for Calgary to Salmon Arm
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Users that traveled with Rider Express report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
September 5, 2019Business
The best bus ever!

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Calgary to Salmon Arm 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 Calgary to Salmon Arm?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $107.80 was the low point for bus fares from Calgary to Salmon Arm. Buses from Salmon Arm to Calgary are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $107.80 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 7 hours and 25 minutes to cover the 368 kilometers (229 miles) from Calgary to Salmon Arm. However, the fastest bus only takes 7 hours and 25 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

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

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Salmon Arm. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Saturday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Calgary?

There is usually only one bus per day from Calgary to Salmon Arm. 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 buses are there each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Calgary to Salmon Arm. 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 Calgary to Salmon Arm?

There is one bus company that operates from Calgary to Salmon Arm. 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 Express17h 26m$107.80

Where does the bus leave from in Calgary?

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

  • Westbrook Mall between exits 5-6

Where does the bus arrive in Salmon Arm?

All buses from Calgary arrive at one main station in Salmon Arm, British Columbia:

  • Piccadilly Mall

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