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Journey Information

Fredericton to Saint John bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$26.41
Fastest time1h 15m
Trips per day4
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Fredericton to Saint John 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 Fredericton to Saint John?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $28.73 was the low point for bus fares from Fredericton to Saint John. Buses from Saint John to Fredericton are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $28.73 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.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 1 hour 36 minutes to cover the 55 miles (89 kilometers) from Fredericton, NB to Saint John, NB. However, the fastest bus only takes 1 hour 15 minutes. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short trip.

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

Because many passengers travel from Fredericton to Saint John at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, 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 Fredericton?

The first bus leaves at 10:00am and the last bus leaves at 6:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Fredericton to Saint John, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from Fredericton to Saint John every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 2 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

What bus companies travel from Fredericton to Saint John?

There is one bus company that operates from Fredericton to Saint John. Maritime Bus is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Maritime Bus41h 37m$28.71

Where does the bus leave from in Fredericton?

Fredericton, New Brunswick has two bus stations with service to Saint John, New Brunswick:

  • Fredericton International Airport
  • Maritime Bus Terminal

Where does the bus arrive in Saint John?

All buses from Fredericton arrive at one main station in Saint John, New Brunswick:

  • Maritime Bus Terminal

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Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Fredericton, NB to Saint John, NB
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Users that traveled with Maritime Bus report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
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