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Journey Information

Moncton to Halifax bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$50.83
Fastest time3h 5m
Trips per day2
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Moncton to Halifax 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 Moncton to Halifax?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $51.57 was the low point for bus fares from Moncton to Halifax. Buses from Halifax to Moncton are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $51.57 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 3 hours and 25 minutes to cover the 115 miles (186 kilometers) from Moncton, NB to Halifax, NS. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 5 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?

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Halifax at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Moncton?

The first bus leaves at 2:00pm and the last bus leaves at 2:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Moncton to Halifax, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

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

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Moncton to Halifax; ticket prices start at $55.49.

What bus companies travel from Moncton to Halifax?

There is one bus company that operates from Moncton to Halifax. Maritime Bus is the one bus line that services this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different travel times to choose from each day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Maritime Bus23h 25m$53.47

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 Halifax?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Halifax, Nova Scotia:

  • Maritime Bus Terminal
  • Halifax Stanfield International Airport

Price trends for buses from Moncton to Halifax

Average prices by travel date

$80$53$27JanFeb

Monthly average prices

$67$53$40$27$13FMAMJJASONDJ

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Moncton, NB to Halifax, NS
4.0
Based on 1 ratings and reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Maritime Bus report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
5.0
Value
4.0
Condition
4.0
Delisca
4.0
June 28, 2019Vacation
Pros
I was comfortable and got to go out 2 times for a cigarette so that helped cut the trip up. I was comfortable and got to go out 2 times for a cigarette so that helped cut the trip up.
Cons
Can’t think of anything. Can’t think of anything.

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