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There are 2 intercity buses per day from Halifax to North Sydney. Traveling by bus from Halifax to North Sydney usually takes around 5 hours and 17 minutes, but the fastest Maritime Bus bus can make the trip in 4 hours and 55 minutes.
|Distance||194 mi (312 km)|
|Shortest duration||4h 55m|
|Trips per day||2|
|Most frequent service||Maritime Bus|
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What bus companies travel from Halifax to North Sydney?
On Wanderu there is one intercity bus company that operates from Halifax to North Sydney. Maritime 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.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Maritime Bus||2||5h 18m||$66.54|
Book Maritime Bus from Halifax to North Sydney from $63. There are 2 Maritime Bus schedules from Halifax to North Sydney and you can expect on average to pay for a Maritime Bus ticket to North Sydney. In Halifax, Maritime Bus departs to North Sydney from Maritime Bus Terminal and 1 other station. In North Sydney, Maritime Bus arrives at 13 Blower St and no other station.
An average trip on Maritime Bus from Halifax to North Sydney takes 5 hours and 18 minutes , while the fastest available Maritime Bus trip will get you to North Sydney in 4 hours and 55 minutes .
On weekends, Maritime Bus offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to North Sydney.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Halifax to North Sydney 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 long is the bus ride from Halifax to North Sydney?
The bus takes an average of 5 hours and 17 minutes to cover the 312 kilometers from Halifax to North Sydney. However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours and 55 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road 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?
Because many passengers travel from Halifax to North Sydney 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 3:00pm and the last bus leaves at 3:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Halifax to North Sydney, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many bus trips to North Sydney are there per day?
A historic city that boasts a rich cultural heritage, Halifax is heaven for culturally-inclined travelers and nature lovers alike. To fully understand the city’s amazing history, head over to the Halifax Citadel National Historic Site, which is a testament of the city’s military’s past. At noon, reenactors of the Royal Artillery will fire salvoes of the fortress’ noon guns, offering you a unique experience. As Halifax is also a seaport, don’t miss out on the chance to browse around the city’s Seaport Farmers Market, which was first opened nearly 300 years ago. In addition to some of the freshest sea produce around, the market also sells baked products, treats, soaps, and jewelry. If you wish to find some shade and stay away from the busy streets, Halifax Public Gardens, which features an unmistakable Victorian influence, will be a great choice.
The city is the absolute heaven for seafood lovers. For a fine-dining experience, The Press Gang Restaurant and Oyster Bar opens its door for you.
The city’s main VIA Rail train station is the Halifax Railway Station, which also serves as the main hub for intercity buses. The city’s main airport is the Halifax Stanfield International Airport.
Where does the bus leave from in Halifax?
Main departure station: Halifax Stanfield International Airport
Halifax has two bus stations with service to North Sydney.
All bus stations in Halifax:
Halifax Stanfield International Airport
Maritime Bus Terminal
Where does the bus arrive in North Sydney?
Main arrival station: 13 Blower St
All buses from Halifax arrive at one main station in North Sydney.
Bus stations in North Sydney:
13 Blower St
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