Getting to Kelowna BC


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Kelowna is very easily accessible. Located approximately 380 kms (230 miles) from Vancouver and 595 kms (350 miles) from Calgary on Highway 97.  Kelowna is 150 km (90 miles) north of the United States Border, and is easily accessible by air, and by bus and car via Highway 1, 3 or 5.

By car Kelowna is just 4-5 hours from Vancouver, 6 hours from Calgary and 6-7 hours from Seattle

Just an hours flight from both Calgary and Vancouver and Seattle getting to our fine city via air is a very pleasant hop skip and jump !  Our valued tourists often remind us how beautiful the scenery is enroute.

Kelowna is the largest city in the Okanagan Valley and offers all the amenities & services of a major city. 
Kelowna International Airport is the 10th busiest airport in Canada with daily direct departures to Seattle, Vancouver, Victoria, Calgary, Edmonton and Toronto.  Arrivals from Europe and London are not uncommon.

Future plans include access to many worldly locations.  You can fly direct to Mexico and other key locations for a super vacation !

Shell Aero Centre welcomes private aircraft and provides pilot services such as sleeping quarters, cooking facilities and 24-hour customs.

Want to stay at a nice place the closest to the airport? Quail Ridge is just 4 minutes drive featuring a golf resort with a nice hotel lodge named Borgata Lodge, a spa, restaurant and 36 holes of world class golf. A convenient place to stay if your doing business nearby or want to stay close to the airport.

By Car

From Vancouver BC

Take Hwy 1 East to Hope, follow either Hwy 5 or Hwy 3 to Kelowna. Via Highway 5, take the Coquihalla Highway, it connects to Highway 97C - the Coquihalla Connector, and then to Highway 97, onward North to Kelowna. (395 km 237 miles)

From Calgary

Take Highway #1, the Trans Canada Highway, it connects to Highway 97A South and Highway 97 South to Kelowna (595 km 350 miles)

From Seattle

Via Interstate 5 to Vancouver connects to Highway 1, Highway 5 and Highway 97C North (504 km 313 miles) or go North up Hwy 97 via Orville / Osoyoos border crossing.

From Spokane

Via Highway 395 connects to Highway 3 West and Highway 33 (408 km 245 miles)

From Northern BC

Via Hwy 97 south & Connector South on Hwy 97 south to Kamloops, and then take Hwy 5 south to Merrit and then connects to Highway 97C - the Coquihalla Connector to Kelowna

By Bus  - Greyhound Website

Greyhound Lines of Canada offers regularly scheduled bus service across Canada and the United States direct to Kelowna.  Kelowna Greyhound depot 2366 Leckie Road (250) 860-3835 For updated passenger fares and the current schedule please contact them directly at:1-800-661-8747,  

Airport Public & Private Terminals 

Kelowna International Airport Terminal (YLW) (250) 765-5125
Shell Aero Centre (Private Terminal) (250) 765-8155

Air Carriers


Westjet Reservations 1-800-538-5696
Westjet Flight Information 1-877-929-8646
Air Canada Reservations 1-888-247-2262
Air Canada Local Flight Information (250) 765-8777
Air-Hart Aviation (250) 762-9830
Carson Air Flight Centre 1-800-765-7779
Central Mountain Air 1-888-865-8585
Horizon Air Reservations 1-800-547-9308
Horizon Air Cargo Information 1-800-225-2752
Northern Air Support (250) 762-9253
Okanagan Mountain Helicopters (250) 491-9359
Wildcat Helicopters Inc


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