Getting to Radium Hot Springs
Highway 93 South (also called the Banff-Windermere Highway) runs 94 km through the centre of the park. It is the only major route and can be accessed from Banff National Park to the east and Radium Hot Springs to the west. Vehicle rentals are available in Cranbrook, B.C. as well as in Banff, Alberta.
Both Vancouver and Calgary have regular Greyhound bus service to the nearby towns of Golden, B.C. and Banff, AB. Contact Greyhound Canada for details. There is no public transportation in Kootenay National Park. Most people travel in a personal vehicle inside the park.
Calgary and Vancouver are the closest airports serviced by major national and international carriers. Cranbrook Connections may be made to Cranbrook, is an international airport 145 km south of Radium Hot Springs, B.C. can fly from USA or any Canada domestics. Airport shuttles from Calgary, Alberta are available to Lake Louise and Banff.