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Fredericton - Halifax Coach Timetable

Coach
Maritime Bus
  1. Mon,
  2. Sat
10:40 AM
FrederictonFredericton International Airport
6:00 PM
HalifaxMaritime Bus Terminal
from £58.42
Coach
Maritime Bus
  1. Sun,
  2. Mon,
  3. Tue,
  4. Wed,
  5. Thu,
  6. Fri,
  7. Sat
10:40 AM
FrederictonFredericton International Airport
5:20 PM
HalifaxHalifax Stanfield International Airport
from £42.30
Coach
Maritime Bus
  1. Sun,
  2. Mon,
  3. Tue,
  4. Wed,
  5. Thu,
  6. Fri,
  7. Sat
10:40 AM
FrederictonFredericton International Airport
6:00 PM
HalifaxMaritime Bus Terminal
from £42.30
Coach
Maritime Bus
  1. Mon,
  2. Sat
11:25 AM
FrederictonMaritime Bus Terminal
6:00 PM
HalifaxMaritime Bus Terminal
from £58.42
Coach
Maritime Bus
  1. Sun,
  2. Mon,
  3. Tue,
  4. Wed,
  5. Thu,
  6. Fri,
  7. Sat
11:25 AM
FrederictonMaritime Bus Terminal
5:20 PM
HalifaxHalifax Stanfield International Airport
from £42.30

Journey Information

There are 5 intercity coaches per day from Fredericton to Halifax. Traveling by coach from Fredericton to Halifax usually takes around 6 hours and 43 minutes, but the fastest Maritime Bus coach can make the trip in 5 hours and 55 minutes.

Distance175 mi (281 km)
Shortest duration5h 55m
Cheapest price£41.77
Most frequent serviceMaritime Bus
Coach lines2

Price trends for coaches from Fredericton to Halifax

Average prices by travel date

£60£40£20MayMay

Monthly average prices

£60£48£36£24£12JJASONDJFMAM

What coach companies travel from Fredericton to Halifax?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Fredericton to Halifax that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Maritime Bus usually offers more choice, with 4 scheduled trips per day.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Maritime Bus26h 58m£58.41
Maritime Bus46h 38m£42.01
  • Book Maritime Bus from Fredericton to Halifax from £58. There are 2 Maritime Bus schedules from Fredericton to Halifax and you can expect on average to pay for a Maritime Bus ticket to Halifax. In Fredericton, Maritime Bus departs to Halifax from Fredericton International Airport and 1 other station. In Halifax, Maritime Bus arrives at Maritime Bus Terminal and no other station.

    An average trip on Maritime Bus from Fredericton to Halifax takes 6 hours and 58 minutes , while the fastest available Maritime Bus trip will get you to Halifax in 5 hours and 55 minutes .

    On weekends, Maritime Bus offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Halifax.

  • Maritime Bus is a Canadian coach company based in Charlottetown, on Canada’s east coast. Its passenger services are based around Canada’s ‘Maritimes’ (hence the name), which incorporates the provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia as well as Prince Edward Island. Onboard their modern coaches, you’ll have access to clean restrooms and plenty of legroom.

Frequently Asked Questions

The coach takes an average of 6 hours and 43 minutes to cover the 175 miles from Fredericton to Halifax. However, the fastest coach only takes 5 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 coach may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for coaches, as many passengers take the coach to Halifax at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Tuesday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Tuesday ticket is the way to go.

The first coach leaves at 10:00 and the last coach leaves at 11:00. To see the times for all coaches from Fredericton to Halifax, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 5 scheduled coaches that travel from Fredericton to Halifax every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so no matter which coach you take, you will have to transfer coaches at least once during your journey.

City Information

Halifax

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.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Fredericton?

Main departure station: Maritime Bus Terminal

Coaches to Halifax leave from 3 stations in Fredericton.

All coach stations in Fredericton:

  • Maritime Bus Terminal

  • Fredericton International Airport

  • Fredericton International Airport

Where does the coach arrive in Halifax?

Maritime Bus Terminal, Halifax, NS - CAXDGCAMTB-0

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Main arrival station: Maritime Bus Terminal

The Maritime Bus Terminal in Halifax is a hub for intercity bus travel for Maritime Bus trips to destinations including Charlottetown, Wolfville, and Moncton. Travelers continuing on past Halifax can transfer to the next door VIA Rail station or walk to several nearby car rental agencies. The bus station offers an indoor waiting room with restrooms, and make sure to stop by the nearby Tim Hortons for a pre-travel doughnut.

Coach stations in Halifax:

  • Maritime Bus Terminal

  • Halifax Stanfield International Airport

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