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Buses from Fredericton to Saint-John

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Fredericton - Saint-John Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 4 intercity buses per day from Fredericton to Saint-John. Traveling by bus from Fredericton to Saint-John usually takes around one hour and 36 minutes, but the fastest Maritime Bus bus can make the trip in just one hour and 15 minutes.

Distance55 mi (89 km)
Shortest duration1h 15m
Cheapest price$19.57
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceMaritime Bus
Bus lines1

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Fredericton to Saint John

(Based on 2 ratings and reviews)




December 17, 2021- Solo travel

Maritime Bus

Pros: on time friendly drivers its all good. Cons: I would really enjoy hot hors d'oeuvres and an assortment of cold refreshing drinks and maybe a dance floor and dj. Tips: Book with confidence, they will get you there on time and in one piece.

Pros: on time friendly drivers its all good. Cons: I would really enjoy hot hors d'oeuvres and an assortment of cold refreshing drinks and maybe a dance floor and dj. Tips: Book with confidence, they will get you there on time and in one piece.

Price trends for buses from Fredericton to Saint-John

Monthly average prices


What bus companies travel from Fredericton to Saint-John?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Fredericton to Saint-John. Maritime Bus connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Maritime Bus41h 37m$21.37
  • Maritime Bus

    Maritime Bus

    Book Maritime Bus from Fredericton to Saint John from $20. There are 4 trips per day offered by Maritime Bus from Fredericton to Saint-John and you can expect on average to pay for a Maritime Bus ticket to Saint John. In Fredericton, Maritime Bus departs to Saint John from Maritime Bus Terminal and one other station. In Saint John, Maritime Bus arrives at Maritime Bus Terminal .

    An average trip on Maritime Bus from Fredericton to Saint John takes 1 hours and 37 minutes , while the fastest available Maritime Bus trip will get you to Saint John in 1 hours and 15 minutes .

    On weekends, Maritime Bus offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs for a weekend trip to Saint John.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Fredericton to Saint John 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 Fredericton to Saint John?

The bus takes an average of one hour and 36 minutes to cover the 55 miles from Fredericton to Saint-John. However, the fastest bus only takes an hour and 15 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 Fredericton to Saint-John 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 Fredericton?

The first bus leaves at 10:00am and the last bus leaves at 6:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Fredericton to Saint-John, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus trips to Saint-John are there per day?

There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from Fredericton to Saint-John every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 2 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Fredericton?

Main departure station: Maritime Bus Terminal

Fredericton has two bus stations with service to Saint John.

All bus stations in Fredericton:

  • Maritime Bus Terminal

  • Fredericton International Airport

Where does the bus arrive in Saint-John?

Main arrival station: Maritime Bus Terminal

All buses from Fredericton arrive at one main station in Saint John.

All bus stations in Saint-John:

  • Maritime Bus Terminal

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