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Flights to Bella Coola

Book flights to Bella Coola

Bella Coola is located on the central coast of British Columbia, Canada. Nestled at the head of the long coastal inlet called North Bentinck Arm, it's surrounded by the Coast Mountains, creating a dramatic landscape. The Bella Coola Valley is known for its abundant wildlife, including bears, wolves, and salmon.

Fun fact: The area around Bella Coola is the traditional territory of the Nuxalk people. Their impressive Big House, a cedar structure used for ceremonies and gatherings, is a must-see if you visit. The Bella Coola Valley is also known for its microclimate, which is surprisingly mild for its latitude. This allows for a surprising variety of plants to grow here, including banana trees and fig bushes!



At Alternative Airlines, we make it simple for you to book flights to Bella Coola - with over 600 airlines to choose from and more than 40 ways to pay, booking flights to Bella Coola couldn't be easier.

Airports near Bella Coola

Here are 4 airports available for your flights to Bella Coola, simplifying your travel arrangements. With these options, travelling to and from Bella Coola becomes effortlessly straightforward.

Vancouver International Airport

Located in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Vancouver International Airport is the closest major airport to Bella Coola. It is approximately a 1-hour flight from Bella Coola and offers numerous domestic and international flight options.


Calgary International Airport

Situated in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Calgary International Airport is another viable option for travellers heading to Bella Coola. It is approximately a 2-hour flight from Bella Coola and offers a wide range of domestic and international flights.


Prince George Airport

If you prefer to drive to Bella Coola, you can consider flying into Prince George Airport, located in Prince George, British Columbia, Canada. It is approximately a 6-hour drive from Prince George to Bella Coola. Several airlines operate flights to and from Prince George, connecting it to various destinations across Canada.


Kamloops Airport

Another option for travellers driving to Bella Coola is to fly into Kamloops Airport, situated in Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada. It is approximately a 7-hour drive from Kamloops to Bella Coola. Kamloops Airport offers domestic flights and serves as a connecting hub for smaller regional airports.

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Buy your flights to Bella Coola and pay later

Using Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) for flights to Bella Coola offers several advantages. Spread the cost of your booking over time for more flexibility in managing travel expenses, making your adventure more budget-friendly.

There are often no interest charges if paid within the agreed timeframe, but this will need to be checked with the lending provider, and it can ease budgeting for your trip, ensuring a stress-free travel experience.

Things to do in Bella Coola

With a wealth of sights to see in Bella Coola, here are our top 3:

Experience the Untamed Wilderness

Discover Bella Coola's breathtaking landscapes, from its towering mountains to its lush rainforests. Immerse yourself in the raw beauty of nature and feel the thrill of spotting grizzly bears, eagles, and other wildlife in their natural habitat.

Step Back in Time

Explore Bella Coola's rich indigenous heritage. Visit the petroglyphs, totem poles, and cultural sites that tell the story of the Nuxalk Nation, and experience the vibrant traditions that are still alive today.

Adventure Awaits

Whether it's hiking the rugged trails, fishing in the pristine rivers, or kayaking along the scenic coastline, Bella Coola offers endless outdoor adventures. Get your adrenaline pumping and create unforgettable memories in Canada's wild frontier.

Wherever you're looking to go next, we'll get you there on your terms