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There are 5 intercity coaches per day from Halifax to Truro. Traveling by coach from Halifax to Truro usually takes around one hour and 20 minutes, but the fastest Maritime Bus coach can make the trip in 45 minutes.
|Distance||52 mi (83 km)|
|Shortest duration||0h 45m|
|Trips per day||5|
|Most frequent service||Maritime Bus|
How much is a coach ticket from Halifax to Truro?
£11.38 is the average price of a bus ticket from Halifax to Truro. This is currently one of the best deals in bus travel. 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
Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from Halifax to Truro is expected to range from £16 to £17. If you are looking to travel to Truro within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from £16. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are £16 and can be found on 4 December 2023.
Monthly average prices
What coach companies travel from Halifax to Truro?
There are two bus lines that have daily service from Halifax to Truro that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Maritime Bus usually offers more choice, with 5 scheduled trips per day.
Book Maritime Bus from Halifax to Truro from £20. There are 2 Maritime Bus schedules from Halifax to Truro and you can expect on average to pay for a Maritime Bus ticket to Truro. In Halifax, Maritime Bus departs to Truro from Maritime Bus Terminal and no other station. In Truro, Maritime Bus arrives at Maritime Bus Terminal and no other station.
An average trip on Maritime Bus from Halifax to Truro takes 1 hours and 38 minutes , while the fastest available Maritime Bus trip will get you to Truro in 0 hours and 45 minutes .
On weekends, Maritime Bus offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Truro.
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 20 minutes to cover the 52 miles from Halifax to Truro. However, the fastest coach only takes 45 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.
Because many passengers travel from Halifax to Truro at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for coaches. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, 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 Truro, book your ticket for the last day of the week.
The first coach leaves at 07:00 and the last coach leaves at 15:00. To see the times for all coaches from Halifax to Truro, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
There are 5 scheduled coaches that travel from Halifax to Truro every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct coaches which you can take the entire route from Halifax to Truro without transferring.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Halifax to Truro; ticket prices start at £14.85.
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 Halifax?
Main departure 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.
All coach stations in Halifax:
Maritime Bus Terminal
Halifax Stanfield International Airport
Where does the coach arrive in Truro?
Main arrival station: Maritime Bus Terminal
All coaches from Halifax arrive at one main station in Truro.
Coach stations in Truro:
Maritime Bus Terminal
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