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There are 14 intercity buses per day from Calgary to Nisku. Traveling by bus from Calgary to Nisku usually takes around 4 hours and 59 minutes, but the fastest Ebus bus can make the trip in 3 hours and 25 minutes.
|Distance||160 mi (257 km)|
|Shortest duration||3h 25m|
|Trips per day||8|
|Most frequent service||Ebus|
How much is a bus ticket from Calgary to Nisku?
$44.59 is the average price of a bus ticket from Calgary to Nisku. Any tickets cheaper than $44.59 can be considered a great deal. 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.
Monthly average prices
The lowest bus ticket prices on this route can usually be found in November. That’s when the average price of a bus ticket is expected to be just $57 – the lowest of the year.
Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Calgary to Nisku in October, expect to spend more on your bus trip, as the average ticket price may surge to $65 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you can still score a ticket at a lower price.
What bus companies travel from Calgary to Nisku?
There are two bus lines that have daily service from Calgary to Nisku that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Ebus usually offers more choice, with 8 scheduled trips per day.
ebus is a family-owned bus carrier that serves Alberta and British Columbia. ebus service offers passengers a comfortable yet budget-friendly way to travel. On your trip from Calgary to Nisku, you can expect Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard restrooms on the ebus coach. On ebus' 8 daily trips from Calgary to Nisku, the journey usually takes about 3 hours and 35 minutes.
Red Arrow Motorcoach
Red Arrow buses connect popular destinations throughout Alberta in luxurious buses with the best amenities. Passengers enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi, movies, power outlets, and extra legroom. Free water and snacks available for purchase round out the high-end vehicle's offerings. Red Arrow runs 6 trips each day from Calgary to Nisku, and tickets on this route usually cost about .
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Calgary to Nisku 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 Calgary to Nisku?
The bus takes an average of 4 hours and 59 minutes to cover the 160 miles from Calgary to Nisku. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 25 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.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, 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 Calgary?
The first bus leaves at 6:00am and the last bus leaves at 6:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Calgary to Nisku, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many bus departures serve Nisku each day?
Originally an outpost for the mounted police, Calgary has recently transformed into a commercial powerhouse and a top-tier destination for visitors of Canada. That said, the city’s rural traces are still quite prominent, making it a great spot for everyone. One of the most iconic destinations in the city is the WinSport Canada Olympic Park, which is a tribute to the 1988 Winter Olympics. Interested travelers could take up ski lessons here, or they can simply stroll around Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame, which houses the largest collection in the competition’s history. Another great destination you should check out is the Glenbow Museum, which features amazing collections on the First Nations as well as military memorabilia. If you simply want to stroll around and enjoy a good view, Prince's Island Park, with tree-lined trails, will also be a great choice.
Its nickname Cowtown is true: Alberta beef is the staple local specialty. If you are looking for a bite of this amazing delicacy, head over to Silver Inn Restaurant. Another great local favorite is cheese buns from Glamorgan Bakery, which sells out quite quickly.
The main bus station in Calgary is the Downtown Greyhound Station located at 850 16 St SW. It is served by several leading bus carriers, including Greyhound, Cold Shot, Ebus, Rider Express and Red Arrow. The city currently does not have a dedicated intercity rail service. The city’s main airport is the Calgary International Airport, which is located northeast of the city itself.
Where does the bus leave from in Calgary?
Main departure station: 205 9 Ave SE
Buses to Nisku leave from 4 stations in Calgary.
All bus stations in Calgary:
205 9 Ave SE
Calgary Whitehorn LRT
304 35 Ave NE
Where does the bus arrive in Nisku?
Main arrival station: Edmonton Airport - Arrivals Level
All buses from Calgary arrive at one main station in Nisku.
All bus stations in Nisku:
Edmonton Airport - Arrivals Level
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