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Driving to Kamloops

If you prefer driving, Kamloops is conveniently located on the Trans-Canada Highway (#1), making it easy to reach from major cities in British Columbia and Alberta.

Before you hit the road, download the Drive BC app or check drivebc.ca for current road conditions and reports.

VANCOUVER VIA HWY 5 – 3.5 Hours  |  354km (220miles)

CALGARY – 7 Hours  |  619km (385miles)
EDMONTON – 8.5 Hours  |  805km (500miles)
Travelling by electric vehicle? Check out the comprehensive EV charging station map to ensure a smooth trip and effortlessly find reliable charging points along your route.

Flying to Kamloops

If you prefer flying, Kamloops Airport (YKA) is just a short flight from Vancouver, and Calgary, and is served by several major airlines.

Air Canada
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Valid for travel to/from YKA from June 30, 2024 to July 18, 2024
Westjet 
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Valid for travel to/from YKA from June 30, 2024 to July 18, 2024
With many daily flights into the Kamloops Airport (YKA), taxi, car rental, and shuttle services are available to both Sun Peaks and Kamloops hotels. Pre-book to ensure your ride is ready and waiting for you when you arrive in Kamloops.

Getting Around Kamloops

City Bus (BC Transit) 
The Sandman Centre is located beside Riverside Park, and a 10-minute walk from the Landsdowne Bus Exchange. Transit can be planned using Google Transit or the Transit App.
View: Schedules & Maps   Fare Info (12 & Under ride free)
Taxi Cabs 
Kami Cabs – 250.374.9999
Yellow Cabs – 250.374.3333
Kamloops Airport Shuttle – 250.314.4803
Uride (web/app similar to Uber)