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There are 4 intercity buses per day from Vernon to Kamloops. Traveling by bus from Vernon to Kamloops usually takes around 3 hours and 16 minutes, but the fastest Ebus bus can make the trip in just one hour and 30 minutes.
|Distance||54 mi (87 km)|
|Shortest duration||1h 30m|
|Trips per day||2|
|Most frequent service||Ebus|
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What bus companies travel from Vernon to Kamloops?
On Wanderu there is one intercity bus company that operates from Vernon to Kamloops. Ebus is the only company that connects the two cities by bus available on Wanderu. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.
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ebus is a family-owned bus carrier that serves Alberta and British Columbia. ebus service offers passengers a comfortable yet budget-friendly way to travel. On your trip from Vernon to Kamloops, you can expect Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard restrooms on the ebus coach. On ebus' 4 daily trips from Vernon to Kamloops, the journey usually takes about 3 hours and 16 minutes.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Vernon to Kamloops 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 from Vernon to Kamloops?
The bus takes an average of 3 hours and 16 minutes to cover the 87 kilometers from Vernon to Kamloops. However, the fastest bus only takes an hour and 30 minutes. 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?
Thursday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Thursday, 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 Kamloops, book your ticket for the last day of the week.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Vernon?
The first bus leaves at 7:00am and the last bus leaves at 8:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Vernon to Kamloops, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many bus departures serve Kamloops each day?
Kamloops is an exciting, family-friendly city set against a backdrop of jaw-dropping natural beauty in the mountains of British Columbia. A temperate climate, rugged hills, and translucent bodies of water provide the perfect setting for such outdoor activities as mountain biking, hiking, boating, fishing, or simply relaxing on one of the many beaches that line the South Thompson River. Visitors can step back in time at the Secwepemc Museum & Heritage Park, which features the remains of a 2,000-year-old indigenous village, or view stunning landscapes that have remained unchanged for millennia at one of Kamloops' provincial parks. The British Columbia Wildlife Park to the east of the city is home to 65 different animal species, including cougars and bears.
The city boasts four first-rate wineries that offer tours and tastings within beautiful green spaces. Kamloops also features an eclectic food scene comprising luxury restaurants, health-conscious eateries, hearty pub meals, and several mobile food trucks.
Kamloops has a vast network of transport links that allow visitors to travel efficiently. VIA Rail service runs from the central train station while buses take advantage of scenic mountain routes to carry passengers throughout the region.
Where does the bus leave from in Vernon?
Main departure station: Esso Station
Most buses depart from the main station in Vernon.
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Where does the bus arrive in Kamloops?
Main arrival station: Kamloops Sahali Mall
Kamloops' primary bus station is located near the rear entrance to the Sahali Mall. Ebus has a ticket office and waiting room inside the mall, but buses board outside in the parking lot. Sahali Mall is a little outside of downtown Kamloops, but luckily there are a few BC Transit bus stops around the mall where you can connect to the rest of the city. If you need a restroom or a snack before your bus trip, pop inside the mall to take advantage of the restaurants, pharmacies, and grocery stores available.
Bus stations in Kamloops:
Kamloops Sahali Mall
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