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Kelowna - Richmond Bus Schedule
There is one daily bus from Kelowna to Richmond. Traveling by bus from Kelowna to Richmond usually takes around 6 hours, but some buses might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled depending on traffic conditions.
|Distance||171 mi (275 km)|
|Shortest duration||6h 0m|
|Trips per day||1|
|Most frequent service||Ebus|
What bus companies travel from Kelowna to Richmond?
On Wanderu there is one intercity bus company that operates from Kelowna to Richmond. Ebus is the only company to provides bus transportation 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|
Book Ebus from Kelowna to Richmond from $69. There are 1 Ebus schedules from Kelowna to Richmond and you can expect on average to pay for a Ebus ticket to Richmond. In Kelowna, Ebus departs to Richmond from Kelowna Intl Airport and no other station. In Richmond, Ebus arrives at River Rock Resort and no other station.
An average trip on Ebus from Kelowna to Richmond takes 6 hours and 15 minutes , while the fastest available Ebus trip will get you to Richmond in 6 hours and 0 minutes .
On weekends, Ebus offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to Richmond.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Kelowna to Richmond 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.
In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.
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?
The bus takes an average of 6 hours to cover the 275 kilometers from Kelowna to Richmond. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. 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?
"Travelers prefer riding the bus on Saturday to enjoy the weekend in Richmond. 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, Friday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go."
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Kelowna?
There is usually only one bus per day from Kelowna to Richmond. It leaves the station in Kelowna at 6:00pm 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 bus trips to Richmond are there per day?
Nestled by the water in Okanagan Valley, Kelowna is a must-see destination for lovers of the outdoors, and it offers enticing culinary delights to enjoy, too. Hike or bike your way through the stunning mountain trails sitting above the city. About 24km from downtown Kelowna, Myra Canyon offers breathtaking vistas that you will not soon forget. If watersports are more your thing, Lake Okanagan is a dreamy setting for boating, scuba diving, or simply relaxing by the beach.
Once you've worked up a sweat, there are plenty of opportunities to indulge and unwind. Kelowna lays claim to over 40 authentic Okanagan vineyards that open their doors for tours (and tasting, of course!) while its various breweries and cideries allow visitors to taste the local, hand-crafted flavors of Kelowna.
Kelowna is home to one of Canada's busiest airports, Kelowna International Airport, which runs daily flights across North America. If you opt to drive or take the bus, the wide and well-maintained highways give travelers a chance to marvel at the surrounding mountainscapes when en route to nearby Vancouver and Calgary.
Richmond’s rich culture is a product of its coastal geography and multiethnic make-up. Visit Steveston, one of Richmond's iconic fishing villages that's also home to two National Historic Sites, to take in the city's long-standing marine history while enjoying stunning seaside vistas. Nature lovers can get out onto the water to spy on orcas or venture inland to watch the dozens of migratory bird species that touch down in town from winter to spring.
Popular heritage sites with no admission fee include the International Buddhist Temple, Richmond Museum, and Richmond Art Museum, offering visitors a great way to explore local culture on a shoestring budget. Known for its Chinese influences, Richmond offers some of the most authentic Chinese food found on this side of the Pacific in the Golden Village or along the Dumpling Trail. The Richmond Night Market also serves up a mouth-watering selection of street food hailing from all corners of the Asian continent.
Richmond is not far from Vancouver International Airport, which provides flights across North America and is also home to an award-winning gallery of indigenous artworks. Bus and rail networks serve the region while regular ferries run to Victoria through the scenic Strait of Georgia.
Where does the bus leave from in Kelowna?
Most buses depart from the main station in Kelowna.
All bus stations in Kelowna:
Kelowna Intl Airport
Where does the bus arrive in Richmond?
All buses from Kelowna arrive at one main station in Richmond.
Bus stations in Richmond:
River Rock Resort
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