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Lloydminster - Edmonton Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 4 intercity buses per day from Lloydminster to Edmonton. Traveling by bus from Lloydminster to Edmonton usually takes around 3 hours and 29 minutes, but the fastest KCTI Passenger Bus Service bus can make the trip in 3 hours,

Distance145 mi (233 km)
Shortest duration3h 0m
Cheapest price$13.41
Trips per day4
Most frequent serviceRider Express
Bus lines2

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Average score for buses from Lloydminster to Edmonton

(Based on 4 ratings and reviews)




February 20, 2024- Visiting friends

Rider Express

Pros: I enjoyed every bit of my trip and will like to do it again soon. Cons: For me everything was cool. Tips: Stay positive.



August 16, 2019- Visiting friends

Cold Shot Bus

Pros: Spacious. Cons: Better wifi, earlier arrival.



July 5, 2019- Visiting family

Rider Express

Pros: Bus ride was great on the way done. Cons: Not very organized when the bus came in broke down.The drives seemed very frustrating and not sure what to do at all.

How much is a bus ticket from Lloydminster to Edmonton?

Bus tickets for a trip from Lloydminster to Edmonton cost $23.40 on average. Opting to take a bus is a wallet-friendly way to make this trip. If you book your trip ahead of time using Wanderu, you can easily find bus tickets at or below this price.

Monthly average prices

Traveling from Lloydminster to Edmonton by bus will cost you about the same throughout the year. In general, bus ticket prices for this route are fairly consistent, so expect to pay around $28 whenever you decide to travel.

What bus companies travel from Lloydminster to Edmonton?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Lloydminster to Edmonton that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Rider Express usually offers more choice, with 3 scheduled trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
KCTI Passenger Bus Service34h 19m$39.77
Rider Express33h 28m$23.55
  • Book KCTI Passenger Bus Service from Lloydminster to Edmonton from $28. There are 3 trips per day offered by KCTI Passenger Bus Service from Lloydminster to Edmonton and you can expect on average to pay for a KCTI Passenger Bus Service ticket to Edmonton. In Lloydminster, KCTI Passenger Bus Service departs to Edmonton from Shell Gas Bar - 5635 44 St . In Edmonton, KCTI Passenger Bus Service arrives at 10014 104 St and 3 other stations.

    An average trip on KCTI Passenger Bus Service from Lloydminster to Edmonton takes 4 hours and 19 minutes , while the fastest available KCTI Passenger Bus Service trip will get you to Edmonton in 3 hours and 0 minutes .

    On weekends, KCTI Passenger Bus Service offers 3 trips per day. A one way ticket costs for a weekend trip to Edmonton.

  • Rider Express is a bus company with services across several provinces in Canada with daily stops at major cities like Regina, Edmonton, Calgary, and Vancouver. Rider Express is known for their friendly customer service, the cleanliness of vehicles, and the onboard WiFi.

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 3 hours and 29 minutes to cover the 145 miles from Lloydminster to Edmonton. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. 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 Edmonton. 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, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Edmonton, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

The first bus leaves at 10:00am and the last bus leaves at 3:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Lloydminster to Edmonton, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from Lloydminster to Edmonton 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 Lloydminster to Edmonton without transferring.

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 Lloydminster?

Main departure station: 5909 44 St

Lloydminster has two bus stations with service to Edmonton.

All bus stations in Lloydminster:

  • 5909 44 St

  • Shell Gas Bar - 5635 44 St

Where does the bus arrive in Edmonton?

Main arrival station: Downtown - 10180 105 St NW

Buses arrive in Edmonton at 6 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with.

All bus stations in Edmonton:

  • Downtown - 10180 105 St NW

  • Southgate LRT 2217

  • 10014 104 St

  • Kingsway Transit Stop 1109

  • 10823 Kingsway NW

  • Rosslyn Hotel

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