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Journey Information

There are 6 intercity buses per day from Truro to Halifax. Traveling by bus from Truro to Halifax usually takes around one hour and 13 minutes, but the fastest Maritime Bus bus can make the trip in 35 minutes.

Distance52 mi (83 km)
Shortest duration0h 35m
Cheapest price€9.80
Trips per day6
Most frequent serviceMaritime Bus
Bus lines2

How much is a bus ticket from Truro to Halifax?

€13.75 is the average price of a bus ticket from Truro to Halifax. This is currently one of the best deals in bus travel. 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

€28€19€9FebMar

Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from Truro to Halifax is expected to range from €19 to €21. If you are looking to travel to Halifax within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from €19. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are €19 and can be found on 4 March 2024.

Monthly average prices

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Bus tickets from Truro to Halifax are usually around €14 and prices do not fluctuate very much throughout the year.

What bus companies travel from Truro to Halifax?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Truro to Halifax that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Maritime Bus usually offers more choice, with 5 scheduled trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Maritime Bus21h 28m€26.49
Maritime Bus51h 8m€13.81
  • Book Maritime Bus from Truro to Halifax from €26. There are 2 trips per day offered by Maritime Bus from Truro to Halifax and you can expect on average to pay for a Maritime Bus ticket to Halifax. In Truro, Maritime Bus departs to Halifax from Maritime Bus Terminal . In Halifax, Maritime Bus arrives at Maritime Bus Terminal .

    An average trip on Maritime Bus from Truro to Halifax takes 1 hours and 28 minutes , while the fastest available Maritime Bus trip will get you to Halifax in 0 hours and 35 minutes .

    On weekends, Maritime Bus offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs for a weekend trip to Halifax.

  • 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 one hour and 13 minutes to cover the 83 kilometers from Truro to Halifax. However, the fastest bus only takes 35 minutes. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short bus 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.

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Halifax. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, 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.

The first bus leaves at 08:00 and the last bus leaves at 16:00. To see the times for all buses from Truro to Halifax, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 6 scheduled buses that travel from Truro to Halifax every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Truro to Halifax without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Truro to Halifax; ticket prices start at €17.20.

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 Truro?

Main departure station: Maritime Bus Terminal

Most buses depart from the main station in Truro.

All bus stations in Truro:

  • Maritime Bus Terminal

Where does the bus arrive in Halifax?

Maritime Bus Terminal, Halifax, NS - CAXDGCAMTB-0

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Main arrival 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.

Bus stations in Halifax:

  • Maritime Bus Terminal

  • Halifax Stanfield International Airport

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