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Journey Information

Vancouver to Kamloops bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$58.57
Fastest time4h 40m
Trips per day1
Bus lines1
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bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Vancouver to Kamloops
5.0
Based on 4 reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
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)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
5.0
Value
4.0
Condition
4.5
Evelin
5.0
November 6, 2019Business
Pros
It was very good, we have enough breaks and every body had a seat.
Joan
5.0
July 28, 2019Visiting family
Pros
I felt safe, comfortable. Loved that there was only one stop - in Kamloops. Driver was courteous and helpful.
Cons
The boarding situation was a bit hectic: no signage. Had to ask many people in the Vancouver via-rail station where exactly to catch the bus. If it had been raining would have been uncomfortable. But overall? Sunny morning, great driver, fairly comfortable seats - all w...More
Tips
Very little wifi service on Coquihalla. I did expect that however. It was nice to see that there were outlets in every seating area to charge your phone.

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Ebus report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
5.0
Value
4.0
Condition
5.0
John
5.0
September 13, 2019Solo travel
Pros
I got the front seat and the driver was very nice.
Cons
nothing other than i would be willing to pay a little more to get the front seat for sure.
Tips
E BUS is great... death to the hound!
Angelina
5.0
July 17, 2019Vacation
Pros
The landscape
Cons
Nothing. Everything was right
Tips
No

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Vancouver to Kamloops 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 Vancouver to Kamloops?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $58.57 was the low point for bus fares from Vancouver to Kamloops. Buses from Kamloops to Vancouver 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 4 hours and 40 minutes to cover the 253 kilometers (157 miles) from Vancouver to Kamloops. However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours and 40 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the bus.

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

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Vancouver?

There is usually only one bus per day from Vancouver to Kamloops. It leaves the station in Vancouver at 8:00am 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 Vancouver to Kamloops. 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.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Vancouver to Kamloops; ticket prices start at $73.51.

What bus companies travel from Vancouver to Kamloops?

There is one bus company that operates from Vancouver to Kamloops. 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 Express14h 41m$58.57

Where does the bus leave from in Vancouver?

Most buses depart from the main station in Vancouver, British Columbia:

  • Curbside Near Bus Terminal - 1296 Station St

Where does the bus arrive in Kamloops?

All buses from Vancouver arrive at one main station in Kamloops, British Columbia:

  • 1522 Versatile Dr

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