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Travel To Revelstoke
Whether it's by air, car or bus, there are many options for visitors travelling to Revelstoke. If you are traveling by air, the best option is to fly into the Kelowna International Airport (YLW) and catch the Stoke Airport Shuttle which runs 7 times per day during the winter months.
Explore options to access Revelstoke by air.
Depending on where you are traveling, different travel restrictions and isolation requirements may be in place. It is important that you research and understand these restrictions prior to departing for Revelstoke. At the present time, Revelstoke does not have a Covid-19 testing facility. Both the Kelowna International Airport (YLW) and Calgary International Airport (YYC) do have testing facilities on-site in the event that a Covid-19 test is required.
Fly to Kelowna
Kelowna lies in the heart of British Columbia's Okanagan Valley just two and a half hours South of Revelstoke.
Often referred to as the gateway to Revelstoke, the Kelowna International Airport, YLW is Interior BC's largest hub with daily non-stop flights from Calgary, Toronto, Edmonton, Vancouver, Prince George, Victoria, Whitehorse, Seattle & Cranbrook.
Airlines flying into YLW include Air Canada, WestJet, Alaska Airlines, Flair Airlines & Pacific Coastal.
Kelowna Airport to Revelstoke Transfers
Everything Revelstoke offers regular transfers directly to your hotel in Revelstoke on The Stoke Shuttle. What's more, children under 6 years of age travel for free!
There are four on-site car rental agencies located at the Kelowna International Airport including Budget, Enterprise, Hertz and Avis. For hours of operation and to reserve a rental car, please visit YLW's website. If you are traveling to Revelstoke in the winter, please make sure to request winter tires on your vehicle.
Fly To Calgary
Calgary, Alberta is a major international airport which lies in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, four and a half hours East of Revelstoke.
Calgary has daily non-stop flights from countless destinations in the Unites States of America, Mexico, the United Kingdom, Germany, France, China, Japan as well as Central America.
Bus Transfers from Calgary to Revelstoke
Rider Express offers once-per-day bus transfers from Calgary to Revelstoke.
Private Transfers from Calgary to Revelstoke
Everything Revelstoke offers private transfers directly to your hotel in Revelstoke. Great for large groups or if you want to get here as quickly as possible.
There are several car rental agencies located at the Calgary International Airport including Budget, Enterprise, Hertz and Avis. For hours of operation and to reserve a rental car, please visit YYC's website. If you are traveling to Revelstoke in the winter, please make sure to request winter tires on your vehicle.
The drive to Revelstoke, British Columbia is one of the most spectacular in Canada.
Travelling from the east, you'll pass through two National Parks in the Selkirk Mountains, featuring views of white-water rivers, pristine forests, dramatic peaks, and impressive glaciers. Travelling from the west, your journey takes you through the scenic Okanagan Valley. If you are renting a vehicle, please request your vehicle is equipped with winter tires for your commute into the interior. Four popular rental companies are Hertz, Thrifty, Budget and National.
- Attention: Scheduled Hwy 1 Closures Between Golden and Revelstoke
Please note Stage 4 of the Kicking Horse Canyon Project begins construction spring 2021. This project includes planned closures of Highway 1 between Golden and Revelstoke. For more information, please visit KickingHorseCanyon.ca or check DriveBC before hitting the road.
- Attention: U.S. Travelers
Traveling to Revelstoke by car is easy. British Columbia borders the four US states of Washington, Idaho, Montana and Alaska. Several American Interstates and major highways lead directly to the Canadian Border. All American State drivers' licenses are valid in Canada and the local traffic laws and road signs are very similar. U.S. and Canadian citizens will need to present either a Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative compliant document, or a government-issued photo ID, such as a driver's license, plus proof of citizenship, such as a birth certificate.
Implemented on June 1, 2009, all persons traveling by car between the United States and Canada are required to present a passport or other valid travel document to enter or re-enter the United States. Please visit the Bureau of Consular Affairs, U.S. Department of State for more information on the Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative.
Driving Times to Revelstoke
Departure City Time Kilometres Miles Calgary 4.75 Hours 413 257 Vancouver 7 Hours 631 392 Kelowna 2.5 Hours 199 124 Kamloops 2.5 Hours 210 130 Seattle 7.5 Hours 674 419 Spokane 6 Hours 460 286
Map of Revelstoke
The mountain highways around Revelstoke are susceptible to closures and poor conditions. It is highly advisable to check the current road conditions at Drive B.C before beginning your drive to Revelstoke. You can also receive an up-to-date road report by calling 1-800-550-4997. Driving to Revelstoke during the winter can be challenging if your vehicle is not properly equipped for the roads. Please ensure your vehicle has proper winter tires.