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There are 3 intercity buses per day from Calgary to Fort MacLeod. Traveling by bus from Calgary to Fort MacLeod usually takes around 4 hours and 27 minutes, but the fastest Red Arrow Motorcoach bus can make the trip in just one hour and 40 minutes.
|Distance||96 mi (155 km)|
|Shortest duration||1h 40m|
|Trips per day||3|
|Most frequent service||Red Arrow Motorcoach|
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What bus companies travel from Calgary to Fort MacLeod?
There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Calgary to Fort MacLeod. Red Arrow Motorcoach connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Red Arrow Motorcoach||3||4h 27m||$89.20|
Red Arrow Motorcoach
Red Arrow buses connect popular destinations throughout Alberta in luxurious buses with the best amenities. Passengers enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi, movies, power outlets, and extra legroom. Free water and snacks available for purchase round out the high-end vehicle's offerings. Red Arrow runs 3 trips each day from Calgary to Fort MacLeod, and tickets on this route usually cost about .
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Calgary to Fort MacLeod during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the bus ride from Calgary to Fort MacLeod?
The bus takes an average of 4 hours and 27 minutes to cover the 155 kilometers from Calgary to Fort MacLeod. However, the fastest bus only takes an hour and 40 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the road. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
"With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for bus travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Tuesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Tuesday ticket is the way to go."
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Calgary?
The first bus leaves at 6:00am and the last bus leaves at 6:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Calgary to Fort MacLeod, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many bus departures serve Fort MacLeod each day?
Originally an outpost for the mounted police, Calgary has recently transformed into a commercial powerhouse and a top-tier destination for visitors of Canada. That said, the city’s rural traces are still quite prominent, making it a great spot for everyone. One of the most iconic destinations in the city is the WinSport Canada Olympic Park, which is a tribute to the 1988 Winter Olympics. Interested travelers could take up ski lessons here, or they can simply stroll around Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame, which houses the largest collection in the competition’s history. Another great destination you should check out is the Glenbow Museum, which features amazing collections on the First Nations as well as military memorabilia. If you simply want to stroll around and enjoy a good view, Prince's Island Park, with tree-lined trails, will also be a great choice.
Its nickname Cowtown is true: Alberta beef is the staple local specialty. If you are looking for a bite of this amazing delicacy, head over to Silver Inn Restaurant. Another great local favorite is cheese buns from Glamorgan Bakery, which sells out quite quickly.
The main bus station in Calgary is the Downtown Greyhound Station located at 850 16 St SW. It is served by several leading bus carriers, including Greyhound, Cold Shot, Ebus, Rider Express and Red Arrow. The city currently does not have a dedicated intercity rail service. The city’s main airport is the Calgary International Airport, which is located northeast of the city itself.
Where does the bus leave from in Calgary?
Main departure station: 304 35 Ave NE
Buses to Fort MacLeod leave from 3 stations in Calgary.
All bus stations in Calgary:
304 35 Ave NE
205 9 Ave SE
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Where does the bus arrive in Fort MacLeod?
Main arrival station: Circle K Shell Station
All buses from Calgary arrive at one main station in Fort MacLeod.
Bus stations in Fort MacLeod:
Circle K Shell Station
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