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Moncton-Amherst Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

Moncton to Amherst bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$14.06
Fastest time0h 45m
Trips per day1
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Moncton to Amherst 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.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

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 much is a bus ticket from Moncton to Amherst?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $14.23 was the low point for bus fares from Moncton to Amherst. Buses from Amherst to Moncton are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $14.23 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 45 minutes to cover the 33 miles (53 kilometers) from Moncton, NB to Amherst, NS. It's a short trip that goes by very quickly.

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

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, 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 Moncton?

There is usually only one bus per day from Moncton to Amherst. It leaves the station in Moncton at 2:00pm each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many buses are there each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Moncton to Amherst. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct bus, meaning that you do not have to get on a different bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Moncton to Amherst; ticket prices start at $18.87.

What bus companies travel from Moncton to Amherst?

There is one bus company that operates from Moncton to Amherst. Maritime Bus is the only company to provide bus transportation at the moment. It only operates one bus trip per day, which really narrows down the options.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Maritime Bus10h 45m$14.22

Book Maritime Bus from Moncton to Amherst from $14. There are 1 Maritime Bus schedules from Moncton to Amherst and you can expect on average to pay $14 for a Maritime Bus ticket to Amherst. In Moncton, Maritime Bus departs to Amherst from Maritime Bus Terminal and no other station. In Amherst, Maritime Bus arrives at 34 Highway 6 and no other station. An average trip on Maritime Bus from Moncton to Amherst takes 0 hours and 45 minutes, On weekends, Maritime Bus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $14 for a weekend getaway trip to Amherst.

Where does the bus leave from in Moncton?

Most buses depart from the main station in Moncton, New Brunswick:

  • Maritime Bus Terminal

Where does the bus arrive in Amherst?

All buses from Moncton arrive at one main station in Amherst, Nova Scotia:

  • 34 Highway 6

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