Where are We?


Distances

From Vancouver: 663 km (412 miles)
– 1 hour by plane
From Calgary: 628 km (390 miles)
– 1 hour by plane
From Spokane: 237 km (147 miles)
– 3 hours by car
From U.S. Border: 55 km (34 miles)
– 30 minutes by car
From Castlegar: 55 km (34 miles)
– 30 minutes by road (daily flights available)

 

Map of Canada showing location of Nelson


Getting to Nelson:

Nelson can be accessed by all current methods of transportation. There is daily service to the area by Greyhound bus & Air Canada Jazz through the Castlegar airport.  There are 3 flights per day into Nelson via Castlegar Airport which is a 30 minute drive to Nelson.  Flight 8246 – departs Vancouver at 07:30 am, Flight 8248 departs Vancouver at 11:35 and flight 8250 departs Vancouver at 14:05 daily.  There is one flight per day into Nelson via Castlegar Airport each day from Calgary – flight 8473 – departs Calgary at 11:30 daily.