Antigonish to Halifax coach
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There are 2 intercity coaches per day from Antigonish to Halifax. Traveling by coach from Antigonish to Halifax usually takes around 2 hours and 55 minutes, but the fastest Maritime Bus coach can make the trip in 2 hours and 35 minutes.
|Distance||102 mi (165 km)|
|Shortest duration||2h 35m|
|Trips per day||2|
|Most frequent service||Maritime Bus|
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What coach companies travel from Antigonish to Halifax?
There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Antigonish to Halifax. Maritime Bus is the one bus line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.
|Coach||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Maritime Bus||2||2h 56m||£23.96|
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.
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The coach takes an average of 2 hours and 55 minutes to cover the 102 miles from Antigonish to Halifax. However, the fastest coach only takes 2 hours and 35 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.
"With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for coach travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, 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 11:00 and the last coach leaves at 11:00. To see the times for all coaches from Antigonish to Halifax, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
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.
Where does the coach leave from in Antigonish?
Main departure station: St Francis Xavier University
Most coaches depart from the main station in Antigonish.
All coach stations in Antigonish:
St Francis Xavier University
Where does the coach arrive in Halifax?
Main arrival station: Halifax Stanfield International Airport
These are the two stations where coaches may stop when they arrive in Halifax.
Coach stations in Halifax:
Halifax Stanfield International Airport
Maritime Bus Terminal
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