Banff Jasper Collection

Getting to the Banff Gondola

The Banff Gondola is located at the base of Sulphur Mountain at the end of Mountain Avenue in Banff, Alberta in the heart of the Canadian Rockies.

The Banff Gondola is serviced year-round by Bow Valley ROAM Transit Services. Buses run regularly, with stops along Banff Avenue. Contact ROAM Transit for information at 403.762.0606.
$2/ RIDE | $1/ AGES 6-13

From Banff Ave, travel south to the end, turn left after the bridge onto Spray Ave. Stay right onto Mountain Ave and follow that to the end where you will find the Banff Gondola parking lot. Please note parking at the Banff Gondola is very limited.

The free Banff Gondola shuttle picks up from Elk + Avenue Hotel and Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel from May 19 – Oct 8. The return to shuttles departs from the Banff Gondola parking lot every 20 – 30 minutes (depending on destination). See shuttle schedule below. 

Shuttle Schedule

Departs Dates Times Frequency Last Return Shuttle
Elk + Avenue Hotel May 19 – Oct 8, Daily 9 AM – 5:40 PM 20 minutes 5:55 PM*
Banff Springs Hotel May 19 – June 30, Weekends** 9 AM – 5 PM 30 minutes 5:15 PM
Banff Springs Hotel Jul 1 – Oct 8, Daily 9 AM – 5 PM 30 minutes 5:15 PM
  • *Option to provide ROAM transit voucher for later guests
  • **Weekends and statutory holidays (includes Victoria Day — May 21)
  • Elk + Avenue Hotel is located in Downtown Banff at 333 Banff Ave.
  • Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel is located at 405 Spray Ave, Banff.
  • Schedules are subject to change without notice.
back to top