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Edmonton - Lloydminster Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 5 intercity buses per day from Edmonton to Lloydminster. Traveling by bus from Edmonton to Lloydminster usually takes around 3 hours and 18 minutes, but the fastest KCTI Passenger Bus Service bus can make the trip in 3 hours,

Distance145 mi (233 km)
Shortest duration3h 0m
Cheapest price$16.64
Trips per day5
Most frequent serviceRider Express
Bus lines2

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Edmonton to Lloydminster

(Based on 6 ratings and reviews)




November 17, 2023- Visiting family

Rider Express

It went fast.



June 9, 2023- Visiting family

KCTI Passenger Bus Service

Pros: The fact that I wasn't crammed, had excellent service of the service. Cons: Have inputs around the seats. Charges for the time. Tips: I can't think of any at this moment.


Stormy Misty

June 4, 2023- Couples trip

KCTI Passenger Bus Service

Pros: I have panic attacks and a lot of anxiety with busses, the service was amazing and I had no issues. Will do that again. Cons: 2 trips, a day apart. Same bus. Same crumbs on the table. A little wipe down would of been nice. Also the bathroom was locked. Tips: Be on time or early.

Price trends for buses from Edmonton to Lloydminster

Monthly average prices


What bus companies travel from Edmonton to Lloydminster?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Edmonton to Lloydminster that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Rider Express usually offers more choice, with 4 scheduled trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
KCTI Passenger Bus Service33h 8m$37.47
Rider Express43h 19m$37.58
  • Book KCTI Passenger Bus Service from Edmonton to Lloydminster from $37. There are 3 KCTI Passenger Bus Service schedules from Edmonton to Lloydminster and you can expect on average to pay for a KCTI Passenger Bus Service ticket to Lloydminster. In Edmonton, KCTI Passenger Bus Service departs to Lloydminster from Kingsway Transit Stop 1109 and 2 other stations. In Lloydminster, KCTI Passenger Bus Service arrives at Shell Gas Bar - 5635 44 St and no other station.

    An average trip on KCTI Passenger Bus Service from Edmonton to Lloydminster takes 3 hours and 8 minutes , while the fastest available KCTI Passenger Bus Service trip will get you to Lloydminster in 3 hours and 0 minutes .

    On weekends, KCTI Passenger Bus Service offers 3 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to Lloydminster.

  • Rider Express is a bus company with services across several provinces in Canada with daily stops at major cities like Regina, Edmonton, Calgary, and Vancouver. Rider Express is known for their friendly customer service, the cleanliness of vehicles, and the onboard WiFi.

Frequently Asked Questions

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The bus takes an average of 3 hours and 18 minutes to cover the 233 kilometers from Edmonton to Lloydminster. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. 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.

Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Lloydminster, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

The first bus leaves at 11:00am and the last bus leaves at 12:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Edmonton to Lloydminster, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 5 scheduled buses that travel from Edmonton to Lloydminster every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Edmonton to Lloydminster without transferring.

City Information


An urban center coexisting peacefully with nature, Edmonton offers plenty of exciting outdoor activities that will keep you engaged. One of the city’s most notable trails is the North Saskatchewan River Trail, which features 150 km of trails. Adventure-seekers can explore the trail on bikes or on foot, and the scenery will certainly amaze you. If you wish to explore the city’s art scene or cultural life, head over to Downtown Spark, which is an immersive art program made by local artists. For those who just want to lay back and enjoy the sun, the perfect spot would be Sir Wilfrid Laurier Park.

If you are looking for a unique pub experience, head over to Central Social Hall, which offers amazing local dishes. For those who are simply looking for a cup of coffee, Nook Cafe considers itself to be the coziest hangout spot around.

The city’s primary railway station is the Edmonton Train Station, which is served by VIA Rail. The city’s principal airport is the Edmonton International Airport, which is located 14 miles south-southwest of the city.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Edmonton?

Main departure station: Downtown - 10180 105 St NW

Buses to Lloydminster leave from 5 stations in Edmonton.

All bus stations in Edmonton:

  • Downtown - 10180 105 St NW

  • Southgate LRT 2217

  • Kingsway Transit Stop 1109

  • 10823 Kingsway NW

  • 10014 104 St

Where does the bus arrive in Lloydminster?

Main arrival station: 5909 44 St

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Lloydminster.

Bus stations in Lloydminster:

  • 5909 44 St

  • Shell Gas Bar - 5635 44 St

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