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Coaches from Saint John to Bathurst

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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity coaches per day from Saint John to Bathurst. Traveling by coach from Saint John to Bathurst usually takes around 8 hours and 33 minutes, but the fastest Maritime Bus coach can make the trip in 7 hours and 50 minutes.

Distance163 mi (263 km)
Shortest duration7h 50m
Cheapest price£43.41
Most frequent serviceMaritime Bus
Coach lines1

Price trends for coaches from Saint John to Bathurst

Monthly average prices


What coach companies travel from Saint John to Bathurst?

On Wanderu there is one intercity coach company that operates from Saint John to Bathurst. Maritime Bus is the one coach line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Maritime Bus28h 33m£44.14
  • Maritime Bus

    Maritime Bus

    Book Maritime Bus from Saint John to Bathurst from £43. There are 2 Maritime Bus schedules from Saint John to Bathurst and you can expect on average to pay for a Maritime Bus ticket to Bathurst. In Saint John, Maritime Bus departs to Bathurst from Maritime Bus Terminal and no other station. In Bathurst, Maritime Bus arrives at Irving Grab N Go and no other station.

    An average trip on Maritime Bus from Saint John to Bathurst takes 8 hours and 33 minutes , while the fastest available Maritime Bus trip will get you to Bathurst in 7 hours and 50 minutes .

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

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Saint John to Bathurst 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.

In addition, federal law requires all coach 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 coach.

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 Saint John to Bathurst?

The coach takes an average of 8 hours and 33 minutes to cover the 163 miles from Saint John to Bathurst. However, the fastest coach only takes 7 hours and 50 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?

"Thursday is usually the day of the week when coaches are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Thursday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

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

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Saint John?

The first coach leaves at 09:00 and the last coach leaves at 11:00. To see the times for all coaches from Saint John to Bathurst, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are usually only 2 coaches per day from Saint John to Bathurst. However, neither coach offers direct service, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to transfer coaches during the trip.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Saint John?

Main departure station: Maritime Bus Terminal

Most coaches depart from the main station in Saint John.

All coach stations in Saint John:

  • Maritime Bus Terminal

Where does the coach arrive in Bathurst?

Main arrival station: Irving Grab N Go

All coaches from Saint John arrive at one main station in Bathurst.

Coach stations in Bathurst:

  • Irving Grab N Go

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