Lethbridge to Red Deer bus

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Lethbridge - Red Deer Bus Timetable

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Journey Information

There are 5 intercity buses per day from Lethbridge to Red Deer. Traveling by bus from Lethbridge to Red Deer usually takes around 7 hours and 38 minutes, but the fastest Red Arrow Motorcoach bus can make the trip in 5 hours and 20 minutes.

Distance183 mi (294 km)
Shortest duration5h 20m
Cheapest price€70.50
Most frequent serviceRed Arrow Motorcoach
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How much is a bus ticket from Lethbridge to Red Deer?

€78.31 is the average price of a bus ticket from Lethbridge to Red Deer. Any tickets cheaper than €78.31 can be considered a good deal. 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


Bus tickets from Lethbridge to Red Deer are expected to cost between €105 and €108 over the next four weeks. If you're planning a trip to Red Deer within the next week, you can find the cheapest bus tickets starting from €105. Don't wait too long to book your ticket, as prices tend to rise as the travel date approaches.

Monthly average prices

Bus tickets from Lethbridge to Red Deer are at their cheapest average price in April. This time of year usually offers the best deals on bus tickets for this route, with ticket prices around €76. On the other hand, traveling on this route during January might cost you a bit more than usual. Bus tickets for January trips cost €82, on average. But no need to stress — booking your bus ticket in advance can help you snag cheaper tickets.

What bus companies travel from Lethbridge to Red Deer?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Lethbridge to Red Deer. Red Arrow Motorcoach connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Red Arrow Motorcoach57h 39m€78.46
  • Red Arrow buses connect popular destinations throughout Alberta in luxurious buses with the best amenities. Passengers enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi, movies, power outlets, and extra legroom. Free water and snacks available for purchase round out the high-end vehicle's offerings. Red Arrow runs 5 trips each day from Lethbridge to Red Deer, and tickets on this route usually cost about .

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 7 hours and 38 minutes to cover the 294 kilometers from Lethbridge to Red Deer. However, the fastest bus only takes 5 hours and 20 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. 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, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Red Deer, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

The first bus leaves at 08:00 and the last bus leaves at 08:00. To see the times for all buses from Lethbridge to Red Deer, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 5 scheduled buses that travel from Lethbridge to Red Deer every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so no matter which bus you take, you will have to transfer buses at least once during your journey.

City Information

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Lethbridge?

Main departure station: Lethbridge University - Transit Loop

Lethbridge has two bus stations with service to Red Deer.

All bus stations in Lethbridge:

  • Lethbridge University - Transit Loop

  • Lethbridge Park and Ride Transit Terminal

Where does the bus arrive in Red Deer?

Main arrival station: Red Deer Quality Inn

All buses from Lethbridge arrive at one main station in Red Deer.

Bus stations in Red Deer:

  • Red Deer Quality Inn

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