To avoid disappointment, we recommend that visitors planning a trip to Glacier National Park during the spring and autumn shoulder seasons (April, May, June, September, October) contact us by phone or e-mail for the latest information on facility openings and closings.
How to Get to Glacier National Park
- Glacier National Park is accessible by car or bus via the Trans-Canada Highway (Highway 1).
- The operational and visitor service centre at the Rogers Pass Summit is 342 km from Calgary and 643 km to Vancouver. The nearest communities are Golden, 80 km to the east, and Revelstoke, 72 km to the west, both of which are serviced by small, chartered aircraft only.
Please note: Vehicle fuel will be unavailable at Rogers Pass until further notice. Fuel is available in the city of Revelstoke and the town of Golden.
- The City of Revelstoke is located 410 km west of Calgary, 575 km east of Vancouver.
- The nearest commercial airports are at Revelstoke, Kamloops, Kelowna and Calgary.
- From Revelstoke:
- Turn eastbound on Highway 1
- Drive approx. 46km to the park boundary
- From Golden:
- Turn westbound on Highway 1
- Drive approx. 60km to park boundary