Edmonton to Whitecourt bus
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There are 4 intercity buses per day from Edmonton to Whitecourt. Traveling by bus from Edmonton to Whitecourt usually takes around 2 hours and 31 minutes, but the fastest Cold Shot Bus bus can make the trip in just one hour and 50 minutes.
|Distance||99 mi (159 km)|
|Shortest duration||1h 50m|
|Trips per day||2|
|Most frequent service||Cold Shot Bus|
Price trends for buses from Edmonton to Whitecourt
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What bus companies travel from Edmonton to Whitecourt?
There are two bus lines that have daily service from Edmonton to Whitecourt that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Cold Shot Bus usually offers more choice, with 4 scheduled trips per day.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Cold Shot Bus||4||2h 35m||€52.22|
Cold Shot Bus has been operating in the Canadian province of Alberta since 2005. The regional bus company runs smaller shuttle buses with a maximum capacity of around 20 passengers. Because Cold Shot keeps prices low, passengers should expect a more basic experience without onboard Wi-Fi or power outlets. Cold Shot offers 4 daily trips on average from Edmonton to Whitecourt, with prices at an average of .
ebus is a family-owned bus carrier that serves Alberta and British Columbia. ebus service offers passengers a comfortable yet budget-friendly way to travel. On your trip from Edmonton to Whitecourt, you can expect Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard restrooms on the ebus coach. On ebus' 1 daily trips from Edmonton to Whitecourt, the journey usually takes about 2 hours and 0 minutes.
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The bus takes an average of 2 hours and 31 minutes to cover the 159 kilometers from Edmonton to Whitecourt. However, the fastest bus only takes an hour and 50 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 bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.
Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, 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 bus travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your bus travel for the beginning of the week.
The first bus leaves at 10:00 and the last bus leaves at 23:00. To see the times for all buses from Edmonton to Whitecourt, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
An urban center coexisting peacefully with nature, Edmonton offers plenty of exciting outdoor activities that will keep you engaged. One of the city’s most notable trails is the North Saskatchewan River Trail, which features 150 km of trails. Adventure-seekers can explore the trail on bikes or on foot, and the scenery will certainly amaze you. If you wish to explore the city’s art scene or cultural life, head over to Downtown Spark, which is an immersive art program made by local artists. For those who just want to lay back and enjoy the sun, the perfect spot would be Sir Wilfrid Laurier Park.
If you are looking for a unique pub experience, head over to Central Social Hall, which offers amazing local dishes. For those who are simply looking for a cup of coffee, Nook Cafe considers itself to be the coziest hangout spot around.
The city’s primary railway station is the Edmonton Train Station, which is served by VIA Rail. The city’s principal airport is the Edmonton International Airport, which is located 14 miles south-southwest of the city.
Where does the bus leave from in Edmonton?
Main departure station: Cold Shot Terminal - 154 Street NW
The station located on 11204 119 St in Edmonton is a popular intercity bus station, where commuters can catch buses in and out of the city. The station is served by various bus companies, including Rider Express, Ebus, Red Arrow, Cold Shot, and more. The most popular destinations for buses leaving this station are Calgary, Red Deer, and Fort McMurray. The station does not come with a waiting lounge, and there are very few amenities. However, travelers can stop by a pharmacy, a Tim Hortons doughnut shop, and a coffee shop in the surrounding area.
All bus stations in Edmonton:
Cold Shot Terminal - 154 Street NW
9850 34 Ave NW
10014 104 St
Where does the bus arrive in Whitecourt?
Main arrival station: 3711 Caxton Street
These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Whitecourt.
Bus stations in Whitecourt:
3711 Caxton Street
5123 Kepler St W
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