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Halifax - Kentville Bus Timetable

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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity buses per day from Halifax to Kentville. Traveling by bus from Halifax to Kentville usually takes around 2 hours and 18 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€18.08
Trips per day1
Most frequent serviceMaritime Bus
Bus lines1

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Halifax to Kentville

(Based on 2 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

Alexa

14 November 2022- Visiting family

Maritime Bus

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

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

Price trends for buses from Halifax to Kentville

Average prices by travel date

€29€19€10NovDec

Monthly average prices

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What bus companies travel from Halifax to Kentville?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Halifax to Kentville. Maritime Bus is the one bus line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Maritime Bus22h 18m€20.25
  • Maritime Bus

    Maritime Bus

    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

Is it safe to travel by bus from Halifax to Kentville during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride from Halifax to Kentville?

The bus takes an average of 2 hours and 18 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.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

"Because many passengers travel from Halifax to Kentville at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. 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, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go."

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Halifax?

The first bus leaves at 17:00 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.

How many bus schedules are there most days?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Halifax to Kentville. One bus is a direct connection, meaning that you can stay on the same vehicle for the entire trip, without having to transfer onto a connecting bus at any point.

City Information

Halifax

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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