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Journey Information

Halifax to Elmsdale bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$8.23
Fastest time0h 15m
Trips per day4
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $10.46 was the low point for bus fares from Halifax to Elmsdale. Buses from Elmsdale to Halifax are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $10.46 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 36 minutes to cover the 22 miles (36 kilometers) from Halifax, NS to Elmsdale, NS. However, the fastest bus only takes 15 minutes. It's a short trip that goes by very quickly.

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

Because many passengers travel from Halifax to Elmsdale 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, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Halifax?

The first bus leaves at 12:00pm and the last bus leaves at 3:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Halifax to Elmsdale, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from Halifax to Elmsdale 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 Nova Scotia to Nova Scotia without transferring.

What bus companies travel from Halifax to Elmsdale?

There is one bus company that operates from Halifax to Elmsdale. 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 Bus40h 37m$10.40

Where does the bus leave from in Halifax?

Most buses depart from the main station in Halifax, Nova Scotia:

  • Halifax Stanfield International Airport
  • Maritime Bus Terminal

Where does the bus arrive in Elmsdale?

All buses from Halifax arrive at one main station in Elmsdale, Nova Scotia:

  • 291 NS-214

Price trends for buses from Halifax to Elmsdale

Monthly average prices


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