Free Lake Louise Shuttle


It's free, fast and frequent!

A free shuttle service is available between the Lake Louise Gondola, Chateau Lake Louise and the Samson Mall during the summer months. Please be advised that the schedule will change over the summer as our operating hours change. Please check back closer to your expected time in Lake Louise to make sure you have the accurate schedule.

Lake Louise Shuttle Schedule Effective May 18 to June 17, 2018:
Depart To Gondola Shuttles leave to the Summer Gondola parking lot at these times:
Chateau Lake Louise to Gondola 8:45am, 9:30am, 10:15am, 11:00am, 11:45am, 12:30pm, 1:15pm, 2:00pm, 2:45pm and 3:30pm
Samson Mall to Gondola 9:00am, 9:30am, 10:00am, 10:30am, 11:00am, 11:30am, 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm, 3:00pm, 3:30pm
Return From Gondola Shuttles leave from the Summer Gondola parking lot at these times:
Gondola to Chateau Lake Louise 9:50am, 10:35am, 11:20am, 12:15pm, 1:45pm, 2:20pm, 3:05pm, 4:00pm, 4:30pm, 5:00pm, and 5:45pm
Gondola to Samson Mall 9:45am, 10:15am, 10:45am, 11:15am, 11:45am, 12:15pm, 12:45pm, 1:45pm, 2:45pm, 3:15pm, 3:45pm, 4:15pm, 4:45pm, 5:00pm and 5:45pm

Please note: Locations and times are subject to change without notice. Have questions? Call us at 1-403-760-1222.

Lake Louise Shuttle Schedule Effective June 18 to July 31, 2018:
Depart To Gondola Shuttles leave to the Summer Gondola parking lot at these times:
Chateau Lake Louise to Gondola 8:40am, 9:10am, 10:10am, 11:10am, 12:10pm, 12:40pm, 1:30pm, 2:10pm, 3:10pm, 4:10pm, 5:10pm and 6:00pm (returns to parking area only - gondola closed)
Samson Mall to Gondola 9:00am, 9:30am, 10:00am, 10:30am, 11:00am, 11:30am, 12:00pm, 12:50pm, 1:40pm, 2:40pm, 3:30pm, 4:00pm, 4:30pm and 5:45pm
Return From Gondola Shuttles leave from the Summer Gondola parking lot at these times:
Gondola to Chateau Lake Louise 9:40am, 10:40am, 11:40am, 12:10pm, 1:00pm, 1:40pm, 2:40pm, 3:40pm, 4:40pm, 5:40pm, 6:20pm and 6:50pm
Gondola to Samson Mall 8:45am, 9:15am, 9:45am, 10:15am, 10:45am, 11:15am, 11:45am, 12:10pm, 1:00pm, 1:40pm, 2:40pm, 3:15pm, 3:45pm, 4:15pm, 4:45pm, 5:40pm, 6:00pm, 6:20pm and 6:50pm

Please note: Locations and times are subject to change without notice. Have questions? Call us at 1-403-760-1222.

Lake Louise Overflow Shuttle Schedule Effective May 18 to October 8, 2018:

Parks Canada provides a daily shuttle service between the Lake Louise overflow parking lot and the village of Lake Louise during the summer months.

Depart From Overflow Parking Lot Shuttles leave to the Lake Louise Overflow parking lot at these times:
Lake Louise Overflow Parking to Lake Louise Village (Samson Mall)* Every 15 minutes betweem 8:00am 5:30pm.

*Service provided by Parks Canada.

Lake Louise Overflow Parking to Upper Lake Louise* Every 15 minutes betweem 8:00am 4:30pm

*Service provided by Parks Canada.

Return to Overflow Parking Lot Shuttles leave from the Lake Louise Village at these times:
Lake Louise Village (Samson Mall) to Lake Louise Overflow Parking* Every 15 minutes betweem 8:15am 5:45pm

*Service provided by Parks Canada.

Upper Lake Louise to Lake Louise Overflow Parking* Every 15 minutes betweem 8:30am 5:30pm

*Service provided by Parks Canada.

Banff to Lake Louise Return Shuttle

Parks Canada provides a daily shuttle service between the Banff Train Station and the village of Lake Louise during the summer months.

Schedule:

Fares:

Tickets may be purchased from Parks Canada staff at the Banff train station.

  • Return fares to Lake Louise for passengers over the age of 17 will be $10.00.
  • Passengers 17 and under are free.

Please note: Travel from Lake Louise to Banff without a ticket will be based on availability of seats. Click here for more details.

Plenty of Free Parking

Pass the line ups and get guaranteed free parking for your car or RV! There's always plenty of parking available here at the Lake Louise Gondola! Drive in and park your car or RV instantly in any of our huge parking lots conveniently located just outside of the main day lodge.

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