Shuttle Rates and Times 2016

Please Note: The following information applies only to the shuttle bus service operating on non-gondola operation days.

We are currently making changes to the reservation system to accommodate the new Friday to Sunday operation of the summer gondola. The reservation system will be open again shortly.


Reservations are not required but are strongly recommended for morning shuttles.
(Sorry...Pets are not allowed on the shuttle bus.)



Please Note: The following information applies only to the shuttle bus service which will only be operating on non-gondola operation days.

Return Fares from Sunshine Village Parking Lot or Banff:
  • $29 per person (adults), $16 (children 3 - 12) from Sunshine Village parking lot
  • $55 per person (adults), $30 (children 3 - 12) from Banff

**Shuttles going down do not need to be reserved in advance. It is on a first-come, first-served basis.

One-Way Fares:
  • $16 per person (adults or children) between Sunshine Village parking lot and Trail Centre (one-way down fares can only be purchased onsite)
  • $30 per person (adults or children) between Banff and Trail Centre

(All prices are in Canadian funds and do not include GST)
**From September 19th to the end of season, our shuttle prices are reduced. Click here for more information.

Bus Schedule

From Sunshine Village Parking Lot

NEW for 2016

Shuttles are now operating every 1/2 hour between July 1 and September 3!


June 15 - June 30

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

every hour until 5:30 pm

July 1 - September 5

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

every 1/2 hour until 6:30 pm

September 6 - October 3

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

every hour until 4:30 pm
From Banff
8:15-8:30 am
2:30 pm


5:30 pm
4:30 pm after Sept. 1

Group Bookings:

We are happy to offer your group one complimentary ticket for every 9 adult tickets purchased. To receive this discount, we require that one member of your group either pays or collects money for all other members of the group. Please call us to get your group discount.

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Cancellation Policy for Online Reservations

**Advance Reservations for morning shuttles are stongly recommended. Buses are usually sold out a day or more in advance.**
Reservations cannot be made on the day of service. Available tickets are sold on a first-come, first-served basis.

Your credit card will be charged the full amount upon purchase. We accept all major credit cards plus Interac Debit.

In the event of poor weather or for any other reason, you may change your shuttle bus time or date at no cost (subject to availability) by calling the Sunshine Meadows ticket office.

Should you wish to cancel your booking you may do so anytime up to 24 hours prior to your booked shuttle. You will receive a full refund less a $5 per person cancelled booking fee.

Cancellations made less than 24 hours prior to your shuttle time will be charged the full amount.

Cancellations or changes can be made by calling our Sunshine Meadows ticket office at 403-762-7889 between 8:00 am and 4:00 pm. Reservation lines are extremely busy between 8:00 am and 12:00 noon and we may not be able to return your call until the afternoon. If you are unable to reach the Sunshine Meadows ticket office because our agents are busy, please call the White Mountain Adventures main number at 403-760-4403, ext. 21 during regular business hours.


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For all Sunshine Meadows telephone inquiries please call:
1-403-762-7889 (June 21 - Oct. 3)
Oct. 4-June 20, please call 1-403-760-4403

Getting to the Sunshine Meadows: Our ticket office is located at the parking lot base of the Sunshine Village ski area. Head west from the town of Banff on Hwy # 1 approx. 8 kms. Turn off the highway at the Sunshine Village exit. Follow this road to its end (7 kms) and to the farthest end of the ski area parking lot. Our ticket office is on the main floor of the Creekside building at the Gondola base. Watch for signs. Buses pick up and drop off from in front of the ticket office. Ticket office opens at 8:00 am daily.

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