Saint-John to Summerside bus
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There are 2 intercity buses per day from Saint-John to Summerside. Traveling by bus from Saint-John to Summerside usually takes around 6 hours and 20 minutes, but the fastest Maritime Bus bus can make the trip in 5 hours and 35 minutes.
|Distance||134 mi (216 km)|
|Shortest duration||5h 35m|
|Most frequent service||Maritime Bus|
Price trends for buses from Saint-John to Summerside
Monthly average prices
What bus companies travel from Saint-John to Summerside?
There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Saint-John to Summerside. 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||6h 20m||$43.21|
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 Saint John to Summerside 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 Summerside?
The bus takes an average of 6 hours and 20 minutes to cover the 134 miles from Saint-John to Summerside. However, the fastest bus only takes 5 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?
Travelers prefer riding the bus on Saturday to enjoy the weekend in Summerside. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, 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 11:00am. To see the times for all buses from Saint-John to Summerside, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
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 Summerside?
Main arrival station: 96 Water St
All buses from Saint-John arrive at one main station in Summerside.
All bus stations in Summerside:
96 Water St
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