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Journey Information

Vancouver to Merritt bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$44.00
Shortest Duration3h 35m
Trips per day5
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Vancouver to Merritt right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from Vancouver to Merritt?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $69.70 was the low point for bus fares from Vancouver to Merritt. Buses from Merritt to Vancouver are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $69.70 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 14 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $1.54 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 5 hours and 46 minutes to cover the 119 miles (192 kilometers) from Vancouver, BC to Merritt, BC. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 35 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Because many passengers travel from Vancouver to Merritt at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, 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.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Vancouver?

The first bus leaves at 7:00am and the last bus leaves at 3:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Vancouver to Merritt, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 5 scheduled buses that travel from Vancouver to Merritt 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 British Columbia to British Columbia without transferring.

What bus companies travel from Vancouver to Merritt?

There is one bus company that operates from Vancouver to Merritt. Ebus is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Ebus55h 47m$70.90

Where does the bus leave from in Vancouver?

Most buses depart from the main station in Vancouver, British Columbia:

  • Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St

Where does the bus arrive in Merritt?

All buses from Vancouver arrive at one main station in Merritt, British Columbia:

  • Across Best Western Plus Merritt Hotel

Price trends for buses from Vancouver to Merritt

Monthly average prices

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bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Vancouver, BC to Merritt, BC
5.0
Based on 1 ratings and reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
5.0
Value
4.0
Condition
5.0
Jennifer
5.0
June 9, 2019Solo travel
Pros
The sceener
Cons
Nothing

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