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Buses from Truro to Halifax

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Journey Information

There are 5 intercity buses per day from Truro to Halifax. Traveling by bus from Truro to Halifax usually takes around one hour and 5 minutes, but the fastest Maritime Bus bus can make the trip in 45 minutes.

Distance52 mi (83 km)
Shortest duration0h 45m
Cheapest price$11.14
Trips per day5
Most frequent serviceMaritime Bus
Bus lines1

Price trends for buses from Truro to Halifax

Average prices by travel date

$30$20$10NovDec

Monthly average prices

$25$20$15$10$5JFMAMJJASOND

What bus companies travel from Truro to Halifax?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Truro to Halifax. 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 Bus51h 6m$15.85
  • Maritime Bus

    Maritime Bus

    Book Maritime Bus from Truro to Halifax from $11. There are 5 trips per day offered by Maritime Bus from Truro to Halifax and you can expect on average to pay for a Maritime Bus ticket to Halifax. In Truro, 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 Truro to Halifax takes 1 hours and 6 minutes , while the fastest available Maritime Bus trip will get you to Halifax in 0 hours and 45 minutes .

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

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Truro 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 long is the bus ride from Truro to Halifax?

The bus takes an average of one hour and 5 minutes to cover the 52 miles from Truro to Halifax. However, the fastest bus only takes 45 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?

Travelers prefer riding the bus on Saturday to enjoy the weekend in Halifax. 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, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Truro?

The first bus leaves at 8:00am and the last bus leaves at 4:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Truro to Halifax, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus trips to Halifax are there per day?

There are 5 scheduled buses that travel from Truro to Halifax every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Nova Scotia to Nova Scotia without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Truro to Halifax; ticket prices start at $18.76.

City Information

Halifax

A historic city that boasts a rich cultural heritage, Halifax is heaven for culturally-inclined travelers and nature lovers alike. To fully understand the city’s amazing history, head over to the Halifax Citadel National Historic Site, which is a testament of the city’s military’s past. At noon, reenactors of the Royal Artillery will fire salvoes of the fortress’ noon guns, offering you a unique experience. As Halifax is also a seaport, don’t miss out on the chance to browse around the city’s Seaport Farmers Market, which was first opened nearly 300 years ago. In addition to some of the freshest sea produce around, the market also sells baked products, treats, soaps, and jewelry. If you wish to find some shade and stay away from the busy streets, Halifax Public Gardens, which features an unmistakable Victorian influence, will be a great choice.

The city is the absolute heaven for seafood lovers. For a fine-dining experience, The Press Gang Restaurant and Oyster Bar opens its door for you.

The city’s main VIA Rail train station is the Halifax Railway Station, which also serves as the main hub for intercity buses. The city’s main airport is the Halifax Stanfield International Airport.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Truro?

Departure stations

Most buses depart from the main station in Truro.

All bus stations in Truro:

  • Maritime Bus Terminal

Where does the bus arrive in Halifax?

Arrival stations

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

All bus stations in Halifax:

  • Halifax Stanfield International Airport

  • Maritime Bus Terminal

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