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Journey Information

Halifax to North Sydney bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$62.94
Shortest duration4h 55m
Trips per day2
Bus lines1

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 much is a bus ticket from Halifax to North Sydney?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $63.38 was the low point for bus fares from Halifax to North Sydney. Buses from North Sydney to Halifax are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $63.38 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 5 hours and 17 minutes to cover the 194 miles (312 kilometers) from Halifax, NS to North Sydney, NS. However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours and 55 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

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

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in North Sydney. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, 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 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 buses are there each day?

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

What bus companies travel from Halifax to North Sydney?

There is one bus company that operates from Halifax to North Sydney. 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 Bus25h 17m$65.74

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 $66 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 17 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 $66 for a weekend getaway trip to North Sydney.

Price trends for buses from Halifax to North Sydney

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