Edmonton to Fort St John coach
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There are 3 intercity coaches per day from Edmonton to Fort St John. Traveling by coach from Edmonton to Fort St John usually takes around 12 hours and 3 minutes, but the fastest Cold Shot Bus coach can make the trip in 10 hours and 45 minutes.
|Distance||347 mi (558 km)|
|Shortest duration||10h 45m|
|Most frequent service||Cold Shot Bus|
Price trends for coaches from Edmonton to Fort St John
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What coach companies travel from Edmonton to Fort St John?
There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Edmonton to Fort St John. Cold Shot Bus connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.
|Coach||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Cold Shot Bus||3||12h 4m||£94.34|
Cold Shot Bus
Cold Shot Bus has been operating in the Canadian province of Alberta since 2005. The regional coach company runs smaller shuttle buses with a maximum capacity of around 20 passengers. Because Cold Shot keeps prices low, passengers should expect a more basic experience without onboard Wi-Fi or power outlets. Cold Shot offers 3 daily trips on average from Edmonton to Fort St John, with prices at an average of .
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by coach from Edmonton to Fort St John during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our coach 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, coach 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.
Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the coach or in stations.
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 coach ride from Edmonton to Fort St John?
The coach takes an average of 12 hours and 3 minutes to cover the 347 miles from Edmonton to Fort St John. However, the fastest coach only takes 10 hours and 45 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual coach 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 coach?
"Tuesday is usually the day of the week when coaches are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, 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 coach 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 coaches leave Edmonton?
The first coach leaves at 21:00 and the last coach leaves at 23:00. To see the times for all coaches from Edmonton to Fort St John, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many coach schedules are there most days?
An urban center coexisting peacefully with nature, Edmonton offers plenty of exciting outdoor activities that will keep you engaged. One of the city’s most notable trails is the North Saskatchewan River Trail, which features 150 km of trails. Adventure-seekers can explore the trail on bikes or on foot, and the scenery will certainly amaze you. If you wish to explore the city’s art scene or cultural life, head over to Downtown Spark, which is an immersive art program made by local artists. For those who just want to lay back and enjoy the sun, the perfect spot would be Sir Wilfrid Laurier Park.
If you are looking for a unique pub experience, head over to Central Social Hall, which offers amazing local dishes. For those who are simply looking for a cup of coffee, Nook Cafe considers itself to be the coziest hangout spot around.
The city’s primary railway station is the Edmonton Train Station, which is served by VIA Rail. The city’s principal airport is the Edmonton International Airport, which is located 14 miles south-southwest of the city.
Where does the coach leave from in Edmonton?
Main departure station: 9850 34 Ave NW
Edmonton has two coach stations with service to Fort St John.
All coach stations in Edmonton:
9850 34 Ave NW
Cold Shot Terminal - 154 Street NW
Where does the coach arrive in Fort St John?
Main arrival station: 10421 100 St
All coaches from Edmonton arrive at one main station in Fort St John.
Coach stations in Fort St John:
10421 100 St
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