|North Okanagan Travel Information|
Whether you're travelling to, from or around the North Okanagan, our travel and transportation guide contains helpful links, tips and general information to get you from here to there!
Greater Vernon is centrally located 441 km northeast of Vancouver, and 556 km west of Calgary, Alberta on highway 97, north of the United States border and easily accessible by bus, air, and car via highways 1, 3 or 5. Greater Vernon is well connected to the BC and Trans-Canada Highway system. The Coquihalla Highway is a four-lane divided toll freeway, which makes travel to Vancouver only a half-day drive.
A strong highway system provides direct and convenient access to the Okanagan Valley from all major markets. Several major transportation companies located locally provides an excellent distribution network.
|Kelowna Airport, 25 minutes from Downtown Vernon is one of the fastest growing airports in Canada. Air Canada, WestJet and Horizon Air, offers daily direct service to major destination in Canada and the United States. The Vernon Regional airport is designed to provide as a regional center for aircraft maintenance, manufacturing and training. For visitors Vernon Regional Airport offers sightseeing tours and exciting skydiving services...|