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About Cold Shot Bus

Cold Shot Bus is a bus company that operates in 29 cities in Canada, primarily connecting Edmonton, Calgary, and surrounding towns in Alberta. Cold Shot bus tickets begin at the very affordable price of $6.00. In total, there are 908 routes in service, with roughly 3277 individual trips per month.

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Cold Shot Bus bus coverage

Daily Trips234
stations35
cities29
countries1

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Cold Shot Bus reviews from Wanderu customers

Overall review score for Cold Shot Bus
4.3
Based on 41 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.9
Timeliness
4.7
Staff
4.4
Value
3.7
Condition
4.4
Cold Shot Bus reviews from Wanderu customers
Gabriel
3.0
August 14, 2020Solo travel
Pros
Fast services arrive 20 min earlier
Cons
Unfortunately wifi wasn't available and I think they should improve that point especially when you do a long trip
Tips
Good company nice buses but no wifi available or atleast it wasnot working can't say more about it.
Alice
4.0
May 19, 2020Visiting family
Pros
Fast and direct
Cons
I like the seat belts
Jeanet
5.0
February 11, 2020Visiting family
Pros
I enjoyed visiting my family. Thank you for the drivers for keeping us safe round trip.
Malja
4.0
February 10, 2020Visiting family
Pros
Loved how inexpensive it was for my student budget!
Cons
Probably the fact that my trip back to Calgary, entailed in 2 couples fighting and swearing and hit a woman and I’m not sure if staff saw but it was alarming. The bus was kinda cold but it was good
Tips
Bring your snacks!! Bring a blanket and please shower
Joni
1.0
January 17, 2020Solo travel
Pros
Nothing. Broke down and sat on the side of the road for 2+ hours the temperature outside was -37.
Cons
Better bus maintenance and having driver do a Pre-trip report and maintenance reviews at each stop.
Tips
If you love an adventure giver.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do Cold Shot Bus buses have WiFi?

No, unfortunately Cold Shot Bus does not offer WiFi aboard its buses at this time. However, we find that a good book makes the time fly by and streaming services like Netflix allow you download TV shows and movies that you can then watch during your trip. Plan ahead and you will stay entertained during the entire bus ride.

Are there power outlets or USB plugs on the bus?

Cold Shot Bus does not offer power outlets on their buses at this time. We suggest you charge up your laptop ahead of time and bring a power bank for your phone to extend its battery life for the duration of the trip. And remember - a good book doesn’t require any power.

What is Cold Shot Bus's schedule?

On a typical day, Cold Shot Bus has 234 scheduled bus trips in total. However, the exact departure and arrival times vary depending on the day and route. The best way to find the exact schedule for your trip is to use the search tool on this page.

Can you pick up will call tickets at the station?

No, Cold Shot Bus does not offer will call tickets. You should purchase your tickets online and make sure you have everything you need to board before you arrive at the station.

Do you need an ID to get on the bus?

Yes, Cold Shot Bus requires you to present an ID to an agent to be allowed to board the bus. Make sure you have identification issued by a government agency that meets the carrier’s requirements. Alternative IDs, such as a college ID, won’t work.

Are there bathrooms on Cold Shot Bus buses?

No, there are no bathrooms available on Cold Shot Bus buses. Though there are no bathrooms onboard, typically breaks are scheduled in the itinerary to allow passengers to use bathroom facilities along the way.

Are meals or beverages available?

Cold Shot Bus does not offer meals or beverages onboard. We recommend you bring a drink and some snacks for your trip. We also suggest packing a reusable water bottle with you to reduce your impact on the environment. However, note that most buses do not allow you to bring your own alcoholic drinks.

Do you have to print your Cold Shot Bus ticket?

Cold Shot Bus does not require a printed ticket to board the bus. Instead, an eTicket is sent to you by email when you make your reservation. You can use your smartphone to show this eTicket to the ticketing agent as you board.

Does Cold Shot Bus offer any premium features like extra legroom or movies?

Cold Shot Bus focuses on delivering a great travel experience at a low price and currently does not offer premium features like extra legroom or onboard entertainment. But these days, between your laptop, tablet, smartphone and e-reader, you’re the master of your own entertainment even on longer journeys.

Cheap Cold Shot Bus tickets recently found on Wanderu

With 234 Cold Shot Bus trips per day, there are a lot of great deals to uncover for the bargain hunter and Cold Shot Bus tickets start at just $6.00. Check out some of the latest and greatest deals snatched up by Wanderu users.

Boyle to Fort McMurray
Travel dateThu Nov 26
Lowest price$55.00
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Travel dateThu Nov 26
Lowest price$55.00
Boyle to Grassland
Travel dateThu Nov 26
Lowest price$44.00
Redwater to Grassland
Travel dateThu Nov 26
Lowest price$44.00
Gibbons to Grassland
Travel dateThu Nov 26
Lowest price$44.00

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