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Halifax to Port Hawkesbury bus

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Halifax - Port Hawkesbury Bus Timetable

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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity buses per day from Halifax to Port Hawkesbury. Traveling by bus from Halifax to Port Hawkesbury usually takes around 4 hours and 7 minutes, but the fastest Maritime Bus bus can make the trip in 3 hours and 35 minutes.

Distance127 mi (205 km)
Shortest duration3h 35m
Cheapest price€31.65
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceMaritime Bus
Bus lines2

How much is a bus ticket from Halifax to Port Hawkesbury?

€34.36 is the average price of a bus ticket from Halifax to Port Hawkesbury. 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

€56€37€19FebMar

Bus tickets from Halifax to Port Hawkesbury are expected to cost between €47 and €47 over the next four weeks. If you're planning a trip to Port Hawkesbury within the next week, you can find the cheapest bus tickets starting from €47. Don't wait too long to book your ticket, as prices tend to rise as the travel date approaches.

Monthly average prices

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Bus tickets from Halifax to Port Hawkesbury are usually around €35 and prices do not fluctuate very much throughout the year.

What bus companies travel from Halifax to Port Hawkesbury?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Halifax to Port Hawkesbury that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Maritime Bus usually offers more choice, with 2 scheduled trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Maritime Bus14h 25m€51.88
Maritime Bus24h 1m€34.37
  • Book Maritime Bus from Halifax to Port Hawkesbury from €51. Typically there is one Maritime Bus schedule per day from Halifax to Port Hawkesbury and you can expect on average to pay for a Maritime Bus ticket to Port Hawkesbury. In Halifax, Maritime Bus departs to Port Hawkesbury from Maritime Bus Terminal . In Port Hawkesbury, Maritime Bus arrives at Ultramar .

    An average trip on Maritime Bus from Halifax to Port Hawkesbury takes 4 hours and 25 minutes , while the fastest available Maritime Bus trip will get you to Port Hawkesbury in 3 hours and 35 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 Port Hawkesbury.

  • 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 4 hours and 7 minutes to cover the 205 kilometers from Halifax to Port Hawkesbury. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 35 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the road. 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 Port Hawkesbury 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, Tuesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Tuesday ticket is the way to go."

The first bus leaves at 15:00 and the last bus leaves at 15:00. To see the times for all buses from Halifax to Port Hawkesbury, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Halifax to Port Hawkesbury. Both of these are direct buses, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring buses at any point during your trip.

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?

Maritime Bus Terminal, Halifax, NS - CAXDGCAMTB-0

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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 bus stations in Halifax:

  • Maritime Bus Terminal

  • Halifax Stanfield International Airport

Where does the bus arrive in Port Hawkesbury?

Main arrival station: Ultramar

All buses from Halifax arrive at one main station in Port Hawkesbury.

Bus stations in Port Hawkesbury:

  • Ultramar

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