Halifax to Lunenburg coach

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Halifax - Lunenburg Coach Timetable

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Journey Information

There are 7 intercity coaches per day from Halifax to Lunenburg. Traveling by coach from Halifax to Lunenburg usually takes around one hour and 58 minutes, but the fastest Maritime Bus coach can make the trip in just one hour and 27 minutes.

Distance41 mi (66 km)
Shortest duration1h 27m
Cheapest price£15.06
Trips per day6
Most frequent serviceMaritime Bus
Coach lines2

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What coach companies travel from Halifax to Lunenburg?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Halifax to Lunenburg that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Maritime Bus usually offers more choice, with 6 scheduled trips per day.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Maritime Bus21h 39m£21.10
Maritime Bus62h 3m£16.05
  • Book Maritime Bus from Halifax to Lunenburg from £21. There are 2 Maritime Bus schedules from Halifax to Lunenburg and you can expect on average to pay for a Maritime Bus ticket to Lunenburg. In Halifax, Maritime Bus departs to Lunenburg from Maritime Bus Terminal and 1 other station. In Lunenburg, Maritime Bus arrives at 1 Falkland St and no other station.

    An average trip on Maritime Bus from Halifax to Lunenburg takes 1 hours and 39 minutes , while the fastest available Maritime Bus trip will get you to Lunenburg in 1 hours and 27 minutes .

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

  • 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 one hour and 58 minutes to cover the 41 miles from Halifax to Lunenburg. However, the fastest coach only takes an hour and 27 minutes. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short coach 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.

Saturday is usually the day when coaches are busiest, as many travelers take the coach to enjoy the weekend in Lunenburg. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded coaches to Lunenburg, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

The first coach leaves at 12:00 and the last coach leaves at 16:00. To see the times for all coaches from Halifax to Lunenburg, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 7 scheduled coaches that travel from Halifax to Lunenburg every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 6 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.

City Information


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 Halifax?

Main departure station: Halifax Shopping Centre

Coaches to Lunenburg leave from 6 stations in Halifax.

All coach stations in Halifax:

  • Halifax Shopping Centre

  • Maritime Bus Terminal

  • Halifax Stanfield International Airport

  • 1940 Barrington St

  • 2393 Robie St

  • HFX Infirmary (3 Hr Adv Booking - Bridgewater Rt Only)

Where does the coach arrive in Lunenburg?

Main arrival station: 1 Falkland St

All coaches from Halifax arrive at one main station in Lunenburg.

Coach stations in Lunenburg:

  • 1 Falkland St

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