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Buses from Saint-John to Fredericton

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Saint-John - Fredericton Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 6 intercity buses per day from Saint-John to Fredericton. Traveling by bus from Saint-John to Fredericton usually takes around 3 hours and 5 minutes, but the fastest Maritime Bus bus can make the trip in 55 minutes.

Distance55 mi (89 km)
Shortest duration0h 55m
Cheapest price$15.54
Trips per day4
Most frequent serviceMaritime Bus
Bus lines1

Price trends for buses from Saint-John to Fredericton

Monthly average prices


What bus companies travel from Saint-John to Fredericton?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Saint-John to Fredericton. 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 Bus63h 5m$17.79
  • Maritime Bus

    Maritime Bus

    Book Maritime Bus from Saint John to Fredericton from $16. There are 6 trips per day offered by Maritime Bus from Saint-John to Fredericton and you can expect on average to pay for a Maritime Bus ticket to Fredericton. In Saint John, Maritime Bus departs to Fredericton from Maritime Bus Terminal . In Fredericton, Maritime Bus arrives at Maritime Bus Terminal and one other station.

    An average trip on Maritime Bus from Saint John to Fredericton takes 3 hours and 5 minutes , while the fastest available Maritime Bus trip will get you to Fredericton in 0 hours and 55 minutes .

    On weekends, Maritime Bus offers 6 trips per day. A one way ticket costs for a weekend trip to Fredericton.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

The bus takes an average of 3 hours and 5 minutes to cover the 55 miles from Saint-John to Fredericton. However, the fastest bus only takes 55 minutes. 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.

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

With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for bus travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Tuesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Tuesday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Saint-John?

The first bus leaves at 9:00am and the last bus leaves at 4:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Saint-John to Fredericton, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus schedules are there most days?

There are 6 scheduled buses that travel from Saint-John to Fredericton every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 4 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 Saint-John?

Main departure station: Maritime Bus Terminal

Most buses depart from the main station in Saint John.

All bus stations in Saint-John:

  • Maritime Bus Terminal

Where does the bus arrive in Fredericton?

Main arrival station: Fredericton International Airport

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Fredericton.

All bus stations in Fredericton:

  • Fredericton International Airport

  • Maritime Bus Terminal

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