Bus Calgary - Edmonton, Alberta prices from RM 102.09

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Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta by bus

The journey from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta by bus is 281.45 km and takes 4 hrs 6 mins. There are 111 connections per day, with the first departure at 6:45 am and the last at 6:50 pm. It is possible to travel from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta by bus for as little as RM 102.09 or as much as RM 833.14. The best price for this journey is RM 102.09.

Lowest PriceRM 102.09
Journey Duration4 hrs 6 mins
Connection per Day111
Lowest PriceRM 102.09
Highest PriceRM 833.14
First Departure6:45 am
Last Departure6:50 pm
Distance281.45 km
DepartureCalgary
ArrivalEdmonton, Alberta
CarriersRed Arrow, Cold ShotMore

Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta Bus Times

Departure date
Saturday, 24 Feb 2024

Get from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta with Virail

What's the best way to get from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta?

The cheapest bus tickets from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta cost RM 102.09. On average, you can expect to spend around RM 228.13 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta.
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The prices for bus tickets from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average bus ticket price is approximately RM 228.13. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How long does the journey from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta take by bus?

Traveling from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta by bus will usually take 4 hrs 6 mins. This journey covers a distance of 281.45 km . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 4 hrs 6 mins is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The distance between Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta is around 281.45 km. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 4 hrs 6 mins. However, the fastest routes between Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta take 2 hrs 25 mins. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

At what time of the day can I travel from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta leaving at 6:45 am. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 6:50 pm.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta leaving at 6:45 am. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 6:50 pm.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

How many journeys from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta are there every day?

If you want to get from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 111 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 97 direct journeys between Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 14 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta travel

Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around RM 126.59 to RM 135.98 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 7% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta

The cheapest Calgary - Edmonton, Alberta bus tickets can be found for as low as RM 100.63 if you’re lucky, or RM 120.52 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as RM 134.80.

Find the best day to travel to Edmonton, Alberta by bus

When travelling to Edmonton, Alberta by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Rider Express is a Canadian transportation company that offers bus services across Western Canada and the United States. The company was founded in 2017 and has since expanded its services to include charter buses, parcel delivery, and freight transportation. Rider Express operates a fleet of modern buses equipped with amenities such as Wi-Fi, power outlets, and reclining seats. The company's routes cover major cities such as Vancouver, Calgary, Regina, Winnipeg, and Minneapolis. Rider Express is committed to providing safe, reliable, and affordable transportation options for its customers.

Services on board Red Arrow, Cold Shot and The Canada Bus from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta
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Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
19.7kg
Bus
21.11kg
Flight
56.29kg
Car
45.03kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta?
A bus ticket from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta is RM 228.13. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as RM 102.09.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta is RM 102.09. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta by bus?
Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta is 281.45 km.
How long does the bus between Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta take?
Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta is on average 4 hrs 6 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hrs 25 mins.
Which companies operate from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta?
The bus journey from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta is covered by 4 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Red Arrow, Cold Shot, The Canada Bus, Rider Express and Ebus.
How many bus connections per day go from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta?
Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta has 111 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta leave?
The earliest bus from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta departs at 6:45 am. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta depart?
The latest bus from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta departs at 6:50 pm. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is RM 102.09 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta?
There are 1 station(s) that you can depart from Calgary to go to Edmonton, Alberta. You can go from Calgary 16 St SW and you can arrive at Edmonton.
How many direct connections depart from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta?
There are on average 97 direct connection(s) from Calgary to go to Edmonton, Alberta.
What's the fastest journey time between Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta is 2 hrs 25 mins.
Is there a direct bus from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta.
What are the CO2 emissions for Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta by bus?
The bus journey from Calgary to Edmonton, Alberta creates 21.11kg of CO2 emissions.