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Edmonton - Cold Lake Bus Schedule

Cold Shot Bus
  1. Tue,
  2. Wed,
  3. Thu,
  4. Fri
7:30 AM
EdmontonCold Shot Terminal - 154 Street NW
12:15 PM
Cold LakeMac's - 1414 8 Ave
from $62.61
Cold Shot Bus
  1. Tue,
  2. Wed,
  3. Thu,
  4. Fri
7:30 AM
EdmontonCold Shot Terminal - 154 Street NW
12:00 PM
Cold LakeLakeland Inn
from $62.61

Journey Information

There are 2 intercity buses per day from Edmonton to Cold Lake. Traveling by bus from Edmonton to Cold Lake usually takes around 4 hours and 38 minutes, but the fastest Cold Shot Bus bus can make the trip in 4 hours and 30 minutes.

Distance149 mi (240 km)
Shortest duration4h 30m
Cheapest price$61.69
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceCold Shot Bus
Bus lines1

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Average score for buses from Edmonton to Cold Lake

(Based on 1 ratings and reviews)




June 14, 2019- Visiting family

Cold Shot Bus

Pros: I like it,. Cons: St poul stop at 711 or some other and advertise st poul and cold lake and bonnyville then u will get business. Tips: Best service , blessing for cold lake and bonny vill and also st poul.

Price trends for buses from Edmonton to Cold Lake

Monthly avg. prices


What bus companies travel from Edmonton to Cold Lake?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Edmonton to Cold Lake. Cold Shot 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
Cold Shot Bus24h 38m$62.05
  • Cold Shot Bus has been operating in the Canadian province of Alberta since 2005. The regional bus company runs smaller shuttle buses with a maximum capacity of around 20 passengers. Because Cold Shot keeps prices low, passengers should expect a more basic experience without onboard Wi-Fi or power outlets. Cold Shot offers 2 daily trips on average from Edmonton to Cold Lake, with prices at an average of .

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 4 hours and 38 minutes to cover the 149 miles from Edmonton to Cold Lake. However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours and 30 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.

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Cold Lake. 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 7:00am and the last bus leaves at 7:00am. To see the times for all buses from Edmonton to Cold Lake, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Edmonton to Cold Lake. 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


An urban center coexisting peacefully with nature, Edmonton offers plenty of exciting outdoor activities that will keep you engaged. One of the city’s most notable trails is the North Saskatchewan River Trail, which features 150 km of trails. Adventure-seekers can explore the trail on bikes or on foot, and the scenery will certainly amaze you. If you wish to explore the city’s art scene or cultural life, head over to Downtown Spark, which is an immersive art program made by local artists. For those who just want to lay back and enjoy the sun, the perfect spot would be Sir Wilfrid Laurier Park.

If you are looking for a unique pub experience, head over to Central Social Hall, which offers amazing local dishes. For those who are simply looking for a cup of coffee, Nook Cafe considers itself to be the coziest hangout spot around.

The city’s primary railway station is the Edmonton Train Station, which is served by VIA Rail. The city’s principal airport is the Edmonton International Airport, which is located 14 miles south-southwest of the city.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Edmonton?

Main departure station: Cold Shot Terminal - 154 Street NW

The station located on 11204 119 St in Edmonton is a popular intercity bus station, where commuters can catch buses in and out of the city. The station is served by various bus companies, including Rider Express, Ebus, Red Arrow, Cold Shot, and more. The most popular destinations for buses leaving this station are Calgary, Red Deer, and Fort McMurray. The station does not come with a waiting lounge, and there are very few amenities. However, travelers can stop by a pharmacy, a Tim Hortons doughnut shop, and a coffee shop in the surrounding area.

All bus stations in Edmonton:

  • Cold Shot Terminal - 154 Street NW

Where does the bus arrive in Cold Lake?

Main arrival station: Lakeland Inn

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Cold Lake.

All bus stations in Cold Lake:

  • Lakeland Inn

  • Mac's - 1414 8 Ave

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