Getting Here

Whether it's by air, car or bus, there are many options for visitors travelling to Revelstoke.

  • Explore options to access Revelstoke by air, including direct flights from Vancouver and flights to Kelowna from many national and international locations.

    Direct Flights to Revelstoke

    During the winter, Everything Revelstoke offer direct flights to Revelstoke from Vancouver - the easiest way to access Revelstoke from this international hub.

    Flights leave from Vancouver's South Terminal and land at the Revelstoke Airport, just one kilometre from the Resort.

    Everything Revelstoke Website » Current Schedule »

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    NewLeaf Flights to Kelowna

    NewLeaf Travel is Canada's new ultra-low-cost air travel company, offering economical flights to Kelowna from major airports.

    Their low fares get you here with the convenience of being able to add the extras you love, à-la-carte style.

    NewLeaf Website » Current Schedule »

    Other Flights to Kelowna & Calgary

    Scheduled regional service with national and international connections is available in the nearby center of Kelowna with ground transport to Revelstoke. International access is available to gateway airports in Calgary and Vancouver, transferring to regional airlines and/or ground transport. Direct scheduled flights to and from Kelowna are also available from major North American hub airports including Seattle, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Toronto, Vancouver, Edmonton, and Calgary.

    For the latest information on flights to Kelowna and Calgary from your location, we recommend using Google Flight Search.

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    Aiport Transfers

    Regularly scheduled and private transfers are available from Kelowna International Airport to Revelstoke.

    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! Everything Revelstoke also offer private transfers from many other locations, including Calgary, Vancouver and Banff.

    Revelstoke Mountain Transfers & Tours offer private luxury transfers from Kelowna, Kamloops, Calgary, and Vancouver, as well as private transfers to a number of other regional destinations to suit your itinerary.

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    Revelstoke Airport

    Revelstoke's airport has a 1,460-meter paved runway, terminal building, fueling facilities and hangars servicing small planes and helicopters. Charter aircraft and helicopter services are available, with taxi service to town (reserve in advance or call from the airport).

    Attention: U.S. Travelers

    Implemented on January 23, 2007, all persons traveling by air 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.

  • The drive to Revelstoke, British Columbia is arguably 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.

    Driving Times to Revelstoke

    Departure City Time Kilometres Miles
    Calgary 4.75 Hours 413 257
    Vancouver 7 Hours 631 392
    Kelowna 2 Hours 199 124
    Kamloops 2.5 Hours 210 130
    Seattle 7.5 Hours 674 419
    Spokane 6 Hours 460 286

    Map of Revelstoke

    Directions From the Trans-Canada Highway

    Take the first signposted exit to the Hillcrest Hotel on the left if travelling from the East (Calgary, Banff), or if travelling from the West, drive past the first and second exits into Revelstoke after crossing the river until you see the sign for the Hillcrest Hotel on the right (Kamloops, Kelowna, Vancouver). Follow the road as it curves to the right and you will reach the home base of Selkirk Tangiers Heli Skiing.

    Directions From Downtown

    Travel west on Victoria Road. Turn left onto 4th street, crossing the railway tracks, then immediately left onto Townley. Cross the bridge across the railway tracks and follow the road up the hill to the highway. Turn right onto the highway, then take the next right to the Hillcrest Hotel, Selkirk Tangiers Heli Skiing's home base.

    Highway Conditions

    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.

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    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.