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Grassland to Fort McMurray bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$48.85
Fastest time2h 20m
Trips per day7
Bus lines3

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Grassland to Fort McMurray 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 Grassland to Fort McMurray?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $54.11 was the low point for bus fares from Grassland to Fort McMurray. Buses from Fort McMurray to Grassland are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $54.11 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 15 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $7.49 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 2 hours and 45 minutes to cover the 141 miles (227 kilometers) from Grassland, AB to Fort McMurray, AB. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 20 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Grassland to Fort McMurray 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 Fort McMurray, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Grassland?

The first bus leaves at 3:00am and the last bus leaves at 3:00am. To see the times for all buses from Grassland to Fort McMurray, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 7 scheduled buses that travel from Grassland to Fort McMurray 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 Alberta to Alberta without transferring.

What bus companies travel from Grassland to Fort McMurray?

There are 3 bus lines from Grassland, Alberta to Fort McMurray, Alberta. With 5 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:

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Cold Shot Bus52h 45m$49.41
Ebus32h 45m$53.91
Red Arrow Motorcoach32h 46m$71.62

Where does the bus leave from in Grassland?

Buses to Fort McMurray leave from multiple locations in Grassland, Alberta. These are the 7 most popular bus stations:

  • 6550 Main Ave

Where does the bus arrive in Fort McMurray?

Buses arrive in Fort McMurray at 7 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Fort McMurray, Alberta:

  • Quality Inn and Conference Center
  • 8217 Franklin Ave
  • Shell Gas Station
  • Flying J
  • Shell Gas Station
  • 9601 Franklin Ave
  • Peter Pond Mall

Price trends for buses from Grassland to Fort McMurray

Monthly average prices


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