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Moncton-Halifax Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

Moncton to Halifax bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$38.39
Shortest duration3h 5m
Trips per day2
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Moncton to Halifax 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.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

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 much is a bus ticket from Moncton to Halifax?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $40.32 was the low point for bus fares from Moncton to Halifax. Buses from Halifax to Moncton are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $40.32 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.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 3 hours and 25 minutes to cover the 115 miles (186 kilometers) from Moncton, NB to Halifax, NS. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 5 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

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

Because many passengers travel from Moncton to Halifax 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, Saturday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Moncton?

The first bus leaves at 2:00pm and the last bus leaves at 2:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Moncton to Halifax, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Moncton to Halifax. Both of these are direct buses, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring buses at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Moncton to Halifax; ticket prices start at $41.55.

What bus companies travel from Moncton to Halifax?

There is one bus company that operates from Moncton to Halifax. Maritime Bus is the one bus line that services this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different travel times to choose from each day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Maritime Bus23h 25m$40.31

Book Maritime Bus from Moncton to Halifax from $38. There are 2 trips per day offered by Maritime Bus from Moncton to Halifax and you can expect on average to pay $40 for a Maritime Bus ticket to Halifax. In Moncton, Maritime Bus departs to Halifax from Maritime Bus Terminal, In Halifax, Maritime Bus arrives at Maritime Bus Terminal and one other station. An average trip on Maritime Bus from Moncton to Halifax takes 3 hours and 25 minutes, while the fastest available Maritime Bus trip will get you to Halifax in 3 hours and 5 minutes, On weekends, Maritime Bus offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $40 for a weekend trip to Halifax.

Where does the bus leave from in Moncton?

Most buses depart from the main station in Moncton, New Brunswick:

  • Maritime Bus Terminal

Where does the bus arrive in Halifax?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Halifax, Nova Scotia:

  • Maritime Bus Terminal
  • Halifax Stanfield International Airport

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Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Moncton, NB to Halifax, NS

(Based on 1 ratings and reviews)




June 28, 2019 - Vacation

Maritime Bus

Pros: I was comfortable and got to go out 2 times for a cigarette so that helped cut the trip up. Cons: Can’t think of anything. Pros: I was comfortable and got to go out 2 times for a cigarette so that helped cut the trip up. Cons: Can’t think of anything.

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