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Trains from Moncton to Bathurst

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Moncton - Bathurst Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There is one daily train from Moncton to Bathurst. Traveling by train from Moncton to Bathurst usually takes around 3 hours and 46 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance114 mi (183 km)
Fastest train3h 46m
Lowest price$49.35
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceVIA Rail
Train lines1

Price trends for trains from Moncton to Bathurst

Monthly average prices


Which train should you take from Moncton to Bathurst?

VIA Rail is the one and only train line which connects Moncton to Bathurst. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
VIA Rail13h 46m$52.18
  • VIA Rail

    VIA Rail

    VIA Rail train tickets from Moncton to Bathurst start from $49, and on average cost . Daily there are 1 VIA Rail schedules to Bathurst. VIA Rail in Moncton leaves from Moncton VIA Station . And in Bathurst trains arrive at Bathurst VIA Station .

    From Moncton to Bathurst train travel on VIA Rail takes 3 hours and 46 minutes.

    If you are looking to travel to Bathurst on a weekend there is typically one VIA Rail scheduled trip per day, which will cost for a one-way weekend reservation from Moncton.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Moncton to Bathurst during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train 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, train 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 train 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 train.

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 train journey from Moncton to Bathurst?

The distance between Moncton and Bathurst is approximately 114 miles, or 183 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 3 hours and 46 minutes,

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

On a weekly basis, the greatest number of passengers tend to travel by trains from Moncton to Bathurst on Thursday. Tickets for Thursday tend to also be the most expensive. For savvy travelers looking for cheaper priced tickets search for travel departing on Saturday. Saturday also tend to have less passengers which may make boarding faster and let you snag your perfect seat.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Moncton at 5:00pm and arrives in Bathurst around 3 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Moncton to Bathurst?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Bathurst with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Bathurst to Moncton.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Moncton?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Moncton.

All train stations in Moncton:

  • Moncton VIA Station

Where is the train station in Bathurst?

Arrival stations

Bathurst has one train station.

Train stations in Bathurst:

  • Bathurst VIA Station

Need a return trip from Bathurst to Moncton?

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