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There are 2 intercity buses per day from Moncton to Québec City. Traveling by bus from Moncton to Québec City usually takes around 9 hours and 48 minutes, but the fastest Maritime Bus bus can make the trip in 9 hours and 35 minutes.
|Distance||310 mi (499 km)|
|Shortest duration||9h 35m|
|Most frequent service||Maritime Bus|
What bus companies travel from Moncton to Québec City?
There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Moncton to Québec City. Maritime 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.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Maritime Bus||2||9h 48m||$92.07|
Maritime Bus is a Canadian bus company based in Charlottetown, on Canada’s east coast. Its passenger services are based around Canada’s ‘Maritimes’ (hence the name), which incorporates the provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia as well as Prince Edward Island. Onboard their modern buses, you’ll have access to clean restrooms and plenty of legroom.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Moncton to Québec 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 Moncton to Québec?
The bus takes an average of 9 hours and 48 minutes to cover the 310 miles from Moncton to Québec City. However, the fastest bus only takes 9 hours and 35 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road 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?
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Moncton?
The first bus leaves at 11:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00am. To see the times for all buses from Moncton to Québec City, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many bus departures serve Québec City each day?
There are usually only 2 buses per day from Moncton to Québec City. However, neither bus offers direct service, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to transfer buses during the trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Moncton to Québec City; ticket prices start at $71.99.
Boasting quaint cobblestone streets and towering cathedrals, Québec City will make you feel like you are in France, with a unique Canadian touch. The city’s prime attraction lies in its Old Quarter, which features winding cobblestone streets and some of the city’s most iconic architectural marvels such as the Citadel or the Notre-Dame Basilica. Take a stroll around the quarter, and you might find yourself transported to Europe. If you wish to take a break from the hustles and bustles of a big city for a while, drive 9 miles northeast of the Old Town and you will reach Montmorency Falls Park, with its iconic 272-foot fall. The park’s idyllic beauty and its amazing landmarks will certainly strike a chord with nature lovers. For those who just can’t have enough with the town’s interesting history, head over to Place-Royale, which was the original birthplace of the French Colony and the French-American community.
Québec City’s food scene features a very strong French influence. If you want to try local specialties with a distinctive French twist, try La Traite or Le Clocher Penché. For lavish dinners, head over to Restaurant Initiale. And for a chic bachelorette party trip, plan to hit up Québec City's spas and book an afternoon tea.
The city’s principal VIA Rail train station is the Gare du Palais, and the main bus station is right next to it. The main airport in the city is the Jean Lesage International Airport, 8.1 miles west of the city.
Where does the bus leave from in Moncton?
Main departure station: Maritime Bus Terminal
Most buses depart from the main station in Moncton.
All bus stations in Moncton:
Maritime Bus Terminal
Where does the bus arrive in Québec City?
Main arrival station: Quebec City Bus Terminal
These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Québec.
All bus stations in Québec City:
Quebec City Bus Terminal
Gare d'autocars de Sainte-Foy
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