Summerside to Amherst bus
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There is one daily bus from Summerside to Amherst. Traveling by bus from Summerside to Amherst usually takes around one hour and 32 minutes, but the fastest Maritime Bus bus can make the trip in just one hour and 30 minutes.
|Distance||45 mi (72 km)|
|Shortest duration||1h 30m|
|Most frequent service||Maritime Bus|
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What bus companies travel from Summerside to Amherst?
There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Summerside to Amherst. Maritime Bus is the only company that has bus schedules available to search and book at the moment. It only makes the trip once a day on most days.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Maritime Bus||1||1h 32m||€17.41|
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 Summerside to Amherst 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 Summerside to Amherst?
The bus takes an average of one hour and 32 minutes to cover the 72 kilometers from Summerside to Amherst. However, the fastest bus only takes an hour and 30 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.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
"Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Summerside to Amherst for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your bus travel for the beginning of the week."
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Summerside?
There is usually only one bus per day from Summerside to Amherst. It leaves the station in Summerside at 13:00 each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.
How many buses are there each day?
Where does the bus leave from in Summerside?
Main departure station: 96 Water St
Most buses depart from the main station in Summerside.
All bus stations in Summerside:
96 Water St
Where does the bus arrive in Amherst?
Main arrival station: 34 Highway 6
All buses from Summerside arrive at one main station in Amherst.
Bus stations in Amherst:
34 Highway 6
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