Swift Current is located on the Trans Canada highway and can be reached within a day’s travel of all major centers in Western Canada.
Medicine Hat to Swift Current – 219 km – 2 hours
Regina to Swift Current – 245 km – 2.5 hours
Saskatoon to Swift Current – 267 km – 3 hours
Calgary to Swift Current – 517 km – 5 hours
Great Falls, MT to Swift Current – 501 km (311 miles) – 6 hours
Billings, MT to Swift Current – 575 km (357 miles) – 7 hours
For highway conditions throughout the year, contact the Highway Hotline at 1-888-335-7623 toll free within Saskatchewan, or 306-933-8333 if calling from outside Saskatchewan.
Greyhound Canada provides east and west bus services across Canada to Swift Current. North and South bus services in the province are provided by the Saskatchewan Transportation Company (STC). For information on local services, call 306-773-8555.
For passenger train service, the nearest Via Rail stop is in Saskatoon. Call 1-888-VIA-RAIL.
Customs & Points of Entry
Canada Border Services Agency manages all Points of Entry into Canada. Hours of operation vary with the season, so it’s important to call ahead. From Swift Current, the three nearest Points of Entry along the Canada – U.S. border are:
Port of Climax: 306- 293-2262
Port of Monchy: 306-298-2232
Port of Willow Creek: 306- 299-4456
For general customs information, contact Canada Border Services Agency:
Toll free within Canada: 1-800-461-9999
From outside Canada: (506) 636-5064.