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Journey Information

There are 8 intercity buses per day from Lethbridge to Calgary. Traveling by bus from Lethbridge to Calgary usually takes around 2 hours and 57 minutes, but the fastest Red Arrow Motorcoach bus can make the trip in 2 hours and 10 minutes.

Distance108 mi (174 km)
Shortest duration2h 10m
Cheapest price€44.01
Trips per day8
Most frequent serviceRed Arrow Motorcoach
Bus lines1

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Lethbridge to Calgary

(Based on 5 ratings and reviews)




23 February 2023- Visiting friends

Red Arrow Motorcoach

Pros: On time affordability and comfort. Cons: Coffee. Tips: Enjoy.



22 August 2022- Business

Red Arrow Motorcoach

Pros: Ride was smooth. Driver was always on time and professional although my previous experience with him on this and other trips. The prices are budget friendly. Cons: The small washroom at the back could use an Air freshener and hand sanitizer in the absence of water to rinse hands after using the toilet. Tips: Seat #12 is very comfortable for someone with little child. Snacks and trash can are also very close to the seat.



31 August 2019- Visiting friends

Red Arrow Motorcoach

Pros: It was comfortable. Cons: I was speaking on the phone and driver told me to quit the call. Comparing to ppl that we're talking on other seats I was very quite and I was using airpods, which did not needed me to be loud or that I was interrupting anyone. Point of traveling bus is that you can finish some things that you can not do while driving yourself. Tips: Same above. They do not like if you talk on the phone.



28 August 2019- Visiting friends

Red Arrow Motorcoach

Pros: The driver was so thoughtful and courteous. Smooth ride. Cons: I don’t think I can come up with anything. Tips: No.



2 July 2019- Business

Red Arrow Motorcoach


How much is a bus ticket from Lethbridge to Calgary?

€44.31 is the average price of a bus ticket from Lethbridge to Calgary. Any tickets cheaper than €44.31 can be considered a great deal. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Average prices by travel date


Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from Lethbridge to Calgary is expected to range from €62 to €63. If you are looking to travel to Calgary within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from €62. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are €62 and can be found on 19 February 2024.

Monthly average prices


The lowest bus ticket prices on this route can usually be found in May. That’s when the average price of a bus ticket is expected to be just €44 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Lethbridge to Calgary in January, expect to spend more on your bus trip, as the average ticket price may surge to €58 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you can still score a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches


Most bus companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your bus tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap bus tickets is to book at least 12 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save €3.47 on your bus ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What bus companies travel from Lethbridge to Calgary?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Lethbridge to Calgary. Red Arrow Motorcoach connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Red Arrow Motorcoach82h 57m€46.08
  • Red Arrow buses connect popular destinations throughout Alberta in luxurious buses with the best amenities. Passengers enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi, movies, power outlets, and extra legroom. Free water and snacks available for purchase round out the high-end vehicle's offerings. Red Arrow runs 8 trips each day from Lethbridge to Calgary, and tickets on this route usually cost about .

Frequently Asked Questions

Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada lies about 212 kilometers (132 miles) southeast of Calgary, Alberta, Canada. By bus, you can expect the route to take about 2 hours and 45 minutes.
Traveling by bus from Lethbridge to Calgary is the most affordable option, with the cheapest bus ticket costing only $38. Unfortunately, VIA Rail Canada does not directly connect Lethbridge and Calgary, which means train travel is not an option for this route. Direct flights for this route are also expensive, costing on average more than CA$290.
Red Arrow Motorcoach provides 10 direct trips per day on this route, the earliest departing at 8:00 a.m. MST and the latest departing at 5:00 p.m. MST. The trip takes about 2 hours and 45 minutes, and the average price is about CA$52.

The bus takes an average of 2 hours and 57 minutes to cover the 174 kilometers from Lethbridge to Calgary. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 10 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.

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Calgary. 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, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Calgary, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

The first bus leaves at 08:00 and the last bus leaves at 08:00. To see the times for all buses from Lethbridge to Calgary, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 8 scheduled buses that travel from Lethbridge to Calgary every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Lethbridge to Calgary without transferring.

City Information


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.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Lethbridge?

Main departure station: Lethbridge University - Transit Loop

Lethbridge has two bus stations with service to Calgary.

All bus stations in Lethbridge:

  • Lethbridge University - Transit Loop

  • Lethbridge Park and Ride Transit Terminal

Where does the bus arrive in Calgary?

Main arrival station: Calgary Airport

Buses arrive in Calgary at 4 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with.

Bus stations in Calgary:

  • Calgary Airport

  • Calgary Downtown Ticket Office

  • 304 35 Ave NE

  • Calgary Deerfoot Inn Casino Entrance

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