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Fort McMurray to Edmonton bus - cost & duration
|Fastest time||4h 40m|
|Trips per day||15|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Fort McMurray to Edmonton right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a bus ticket from Fort McMurray to Edmonton?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $73.26 was the low point for bus fares from Fort McMurray to Edmonton. Buses from Edmonton to Fort McMurray are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $73.26 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 16 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $15.33 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 5 hours and 40 minutes to cover the 235 miles (378 kilometers) from Fort McMurray, AB to Edmonton, AB. However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours and 40 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Fort McMurray to Edmonton for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, 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 Edmonton, book your ticket for the last day of the week.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Fort McMurray?
The first bus leaves at 8:00am and the last bus leaves at 8:00am. To see the times for all buses from Fort McMurray to Edmonton, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
What bus companies travel from Fort McMurray to Edmonton?
There are 3 bus lines from Fort McMurray, Alberta to Edmonton, Alberta. With 8 daily trips, Cold Shot Bus usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:
Where does the bus leave from in Fort McMurray?
Buses to Edmonton leave from multiple locations in Fort McMurray, Alberta. These are the 5 most popular bus stations:
- Quality Inn and Conference Center
- 8217 Franklin Ave
- Flying J
- Shell Gas Station
- Shell Gas Station
Where does the bus arrive in Edmonton?
Buses arrive in Edmonton at 6 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Edmonton, Alberta:
- 11204 119 St
- 9850 34 Ave NW
- 10014 104 St
- Rosslyn Inn
- Edmonton International Airport
- Kingsway Transit Stop 1109
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