First Passage to the West Rail to Banff - 1 night
This Vancouver to Banff eastbound itinerary is Rocky Mountaineer's First Passage to the West rail route, which takes you from Vancouver through Kamloops to Banff. This package includes the luxury of 2 days onboard the Rocky Mountaineer train in SilverLeaf or GoldLeaf service with an overnight in a hotel and rail station transfers in Kamloops. This "rail only" package is the absolute minimum you can book.
This itinerary is available in reverse, starting in Banff on Wednesdays, Sundays and some Thursdays.
For a seamless itinerary, we recommend you book your hotel nights in Vancouver and Banff through us. When you add these additional nights, complimentary admission to the Vancouver Lookout is included, giving you 360 degree views of the city, as well as your Banff National Park pass and luggage handling from your Vancouver hotel, through to your Banff hotel. When booking your Vancouver and Banff hotel nights through us, we ensure you are picked up and dropped off at your hotels, as rail station transfers in Vancouver and Banff would be included. For more information, check out this three night First Passage to the West Classic vacation to Banff (eastbound).