How to Get Here!

800px-Driving the_Alaska_HighwayThe City of Fort St. John is located in north-eastern British Columbia and can accessed by automobile, bus and air.

Traveling times to Fort St. John are approximately (depending on weather, schedules, layovers, etc):

  • seven (7) hours from Edmonton, Alberta by car travelling West on Highway 1 (Trans Canada), then North on Highway 43 to Grande Prairie, continuing on Highway 43 to the British Columbia border, continuing on Highway 2 to Dawson Creek, then North on Highway 97 to Fort St. John.  Travelling by bus from Edmonton will travel roughly the same route, but allow for an extra 3-4 hours for stops.
  • sixteen (16) hours from Vancouver.  Follow Highway 1 (Trans Canada) to Cache Creek, then continue north on Highway 97 through 100 Mile House, Williams Lake, Prince George, and Chetwynd.  Turn North onto the Braden Road until it rejoins Highway 97 (NOTE, you can also continue on Highway 97 to Dawson Creek, then go North to Fort St. John, but it will add approximately 1 hour to the trip).  Turn North onto Highway 97 to Fort St. John.  Bus travel follows a similar route, but allow an extra 6-7 hours for stops.
  • one (1) hour by air from Edmonton.
  • one and a half (1.5) hours by air from Vancouver

Air Travel:

Currently, air travel to Fort St. John is provided by:

Air Canada
Reservations: 1-888-247-2262
Baggage: 1-888-689-2247
Cargo: (250) 785-4514

Central Mountain Air
Reservations: 1-888-865-8585
Baggage: 1-888-868-8585
Cargo: 1-888-868-8585

Reservations: 1-888-937-8538
Baggage: 1-888-937-8538
Cargo: 1-866-952-2746

Fort St. John air travel is serviced at the North Peace Regional Airport by North Peace Airport Services.

North Peace Regional Airport (B.C.)
Box 6490
Fort St. John, BC Canada
V1J 4H9
Phone: (250) 787-0426
Fax: (250) 785-6015
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Flight schedules can be found here:

Bus Travel

Greyhound Bus Lines
10355 - 101 AVE
Fort St John, BC
V1J 2B6
Phone: (250) 785-6695
Tickets: 1-800-661-8747
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Important Places to Visit.....

City of Fort St. John  All about the city, city facilities including the Leisure Pool and Sports Centre, bylaws, permits & more.

SUCCESS BC  Business members working together to promote business in Fort St. John.

Energetic City  Latest news, sports, and other information about the city and region.  Website and magazine devoted to the arts, music, and more.

Literacy Society  Non-profit organization promoting literacy in Fort St. John

Family Friendly  Website focused on children and activities for families in the region.

More Neat Links and Stuff  More things to see & do in Fort St. John and area.

Contact Us

Welcoming & Inclusive Communities Workplace Program

S.U.C.C.E.S.S. - Fort St John Office
Suite 209, 10142 – 101 Avenue
Fort St. John, BC V1J 2B3

Telephone:  250 785-5323
Fax:  250 785-5687
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