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There are 5 intercity coaches per day from Merritt to Kamloops. Traveling by coach from Merritt to Kamloops usually takes around 2 hours and 12 minutes, but the fastest Ebus coach can make the trip in 50 minutes.
|Distance||44 mi (71 km)|
|Shortest duration||0h 50m|
|Trips per day||3|
|Most frequent service||Ebus|
How much is a coach ticket from Merritt to Kamloops?
£21.99 is the average price of a bus ticket from Merritt to Kamloops. Taking a bus is an affordable way to make this trip. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.
Average prices by travel date
Bus tickets from Merritt to Kamloops are expected to cost between £36 and £40 over the next four weeks. If you're planning a trip to Kamloops within the next week, you can find the cheapest bus tickets starting from £36. Don't wait too long to book your ticket, as prices tend to rise as the travel date approaches.
Monthly average prices
What coach companies travel from Merritt to Kamloops?
There are two bus lines that have daily service from Merritt to Kamloops that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Ebus usually offers more choice, with 4 scheduled trips per day.
ebus is a family-owned coach carrier that serves Alberta and British Columbia. ebus service offers passengers a comfortable yet budget-friendly way to travel. On your trip from Merritt to Kamloops, you can expect Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard restrooms on the ebus coach. On ebus' 4 daily trips from Merritt to Kamloops, the journey usually takes about 2 hours and 40 minutes.
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The coach takes an average of 2 hours and 12 minutes to cover the 44 miles from Merritt to Kamloops. However, the fastest coach only takes 50 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. 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.
"Friday is the busiest travel day for coaches as people head from Merritt to Kamloops for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, 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 coach travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your coach travel for the beginning of the week."
The first coach leaves at 10:00 and the last coach leaves at 18:00. To see the times for all coaches from Merritt to Kamloops, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
Kamloops is an exciting, family-friendly city set against a backdrop of jaw-dropping natural beauty in the mountains of British Columbia. A temperate climate, rugged hills, and translucent bodies of water provide the perfect setting for such outdoor activities as mountain biking, hiking, boating, fishing, or simply relaxing on one of the many beaches that line the South Thompson River. Visitors can step back in time at the Secwepemc Museum & Heritage Park, which features the remains of a 2,000-year-old indigenous village, or view stunning landscapes that have remained unchanged for millennia at one of Kamloops' provincial parks. The British Columbia Wildlife Park to the east of the city is home to 65 different animal species, including cougars and bears.
The city boasts four first-rate wineries that offer tours and tastings within beautiful green spaces. Kamloops also features an eclectic food scene comprising luxury restaurants, health-conscious eateries, hearty pub meals, and several mobile food trucks.
Kamloops has a vast network of transport links that allow visitors to travel efficiently. VIA Rail service runs from the central train station while buses take advantage of scenic mountain routes to carry passengers throughout the region.
Where does the coach leave from in Merritt?
Main departure station: Merritt Husky Truck Stop
Merritt has two coach stations with service to Kamloops.
All coach stations in Merritt:
Merritt Husky Truck Stop
Across Best Western Plus Merritt Hotel
Where does the coach arrive in Kamloops?
Main arrival station: Kamloops Sahali Mall
Kamloops' primary bus station is located near the rear entrance to the Sahali Mall. Ebus has a ticket office and waiting room inside the mall, but buses board outside in the parking lot. Sahali Mall is a little outside of downtown Kamloops, but luckily there are a few BC Transit bus stops around the mall where you can connect to the rest of the city. If you need a restroom or a snack before your bus trip, pop inside the mall to take advantage of the restaurants, pharmacies, and grocery stores available.
Coach stations in Kamloops:
Kamloops Sahali Mall
Esso Gas Station
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