Halifax to Kentville bus

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Halifax - Kentville Bus Timetable

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Journey Information

There are 3 intercity buses per day from Halifax to Kentville. Traveling by bus from Halifax to Kentville usually takes around 3 hours and 5 minutes, but the fastest Maritime Bus bus can make the trip in 2 hours and 2 minutes.

Distance54 mi (87 km)
Shortest duration2h 2m
Cheapest price€17.55
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceMaritime Bus
Bus lines2

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Halifax to Kentville

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14 November 2022- Visiting family

Maritime Bus

Pros: Easy booking Always seats available Fast and effective. Cons: Nothing. Tips: None.

How much is a bus ticket from Halifax to Kentville?

€19.51 is the average price of a bus ticket from Halifax to Kentville. Taking a bus is an affordable way to make this trip. 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 Kentville is expected to range from €26 to €26. If you are looking to travel to Kentville within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from €26. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are €26 and can be found on 19 February 2024.

Monthly average prices

Bus tickets from Halifax to Kentville are usually around €20 and prices do not fluctuate very much throughout the year.

What bus companies travel from Halifax to Kentville?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Halifax to Kentville that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Maritime Bus usually offers more choice, with 3 scheduled trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Maritime Bus12h 2m€26.44
Maritime Bus33h 21m€19.51
  • Book Maritime Bus from Halifax to Kentville from €25. Typically there is one Maritime Bus schedule per day from Halifax to Kentville and you can expect on average to pay for a Maritime Bus ticket to Kentville. In Halifax, Maritime Bus departs to Kentville from Maritime Bus Terminal . In Kentville, Maritime Bus arrives at Annapolis Valley Chamber of Commerce .

    An average trip on Maritime Bus from Halifax to Kentville takes 2 hours and 2 minutes .

    On weekends, Maritime Bus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Kentville.

  • 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.

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 3 hours and 5 minutes to cover the 87 kilometers from Halifax to Kentville. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 2 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.

"Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Kentville at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet."

The first bus leaves at 14:00 and the last bus leaves at 17:00. To see the times for all buses from Halifax to Kentville, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from Halifax to Kentville every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 2 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus 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 bus leave from in Halifax?

Main departure station: Halifax Stanfield International Airport

Halifax has two bus stations with service to Kentville.

All bus stations in Halifax:

  • Halifax Stanfield International Airport

  • Maritime Bus Terminal

Where does the bus arrive in Kentville?

Main arrival station: Annapolis Valley Chamber of Commerce

All buses from Halifax arrive at one main station in Kentville.

Bus stations in Kentville:

  • Annapolis Valley Chamber of Commerce

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