Red Deer to Airdrie bus

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Red Deer - Airdrie Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity buses per day from Red Deer to Airdrie. Traveling by bus from Red Deer to Airdrie usually takes around one hour and 7 minutes, but the fastest Cold Shot Bus bus can make the trip in just one hour and 5 minutes.

Distance68 mi (109 km)
Shortest duration1h 5m
Cheapest price$31.67
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceCold Shot Bus
Bus lines1

How much is a bus ticket from Red Deer to Airdrie?

$32.04 is the average price of a bus ticket from Red Deer to Airdrie. Taking a bus is an affordable way to make this trip. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Average prices by travel date


Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from Red Deer to Airdrie is expected to range from $44 to $44. If you are looking to travel to Airdrie within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from $44. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are $44 and can be found on March 20, 2023.

Monthly average prices

Traveling from Red Deer to Airdrie by bus will cost you about the same throughout the year. In general, bus ticket prices for that route are fairly consistent, so expect to pay around $33 whenever you decide to travel.

What bus companies travel from Red Deer to Airdrie?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Red Deer to Airdrie. Cold Shot Bus is the one bus line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Cold Shot Bus21h 8m$32.10
  • Cold Shot Bus

    Cold Shot Bus

    Cold Shot Bus has been operating in the Canadian province of Alberta since 2005. The regional bus company runs smaller shuttle buses with a maximum capacity of around 20 passengers. Because Cold Shot keeps prices low, passengers should expect a more basic experience without onboard Wi-Fi or power outlets. Cold Shot offers 2 daily trips on average from Red Deer to Airdrie, with prices at an average of .

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Red Deer to Airdrie 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 Red Deer to Airdrie?

The bus takes an average of one hour and 7 minutes to cover the 109 kilometers from Red Deer to Airdrie. However, the fastest bus only takes an hour and 5 minutes. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short bus trip. 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?

"Travelers prefer riding the bus on Saturday to enjoy the weekend in Airdrie. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your bus travel for the beginning of the week."

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Red Deer?

The first bus leaves at 1:00am and the last bus leaves at 1:00am. To see the times for all buses from Red Deer to Airdrie, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus departures serve Airdrie each day?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Red Deer to Airdrie. Both of these are direct buses, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring buses at any point during your trip.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Red Deer?

Main departure station: 6607 67 St

Most buses depart from the main station in Red Deer.

All bus stations in Red Deer:

  • 6607 67 St

Where does the bus arrive in Airdrie?

Main arrival station: 85 East Lake Crescent

All buses from Red Deer arrive at one main station in Airdrie.

Bus stations in Airdrie:

  • 85 East Lake Crescent

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