There are 5 ways to get from Bangor to Nova Scotia by bus, train, car ferry, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  11 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangor, Maine - Greyhound to Houlton, Maine
  2. Take the bus from Woodstock, NB to Moncton, NB 708 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Moncton, NB to Marriott Harbourfront Hotel 101

$97 - $132

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Bus, train  •  13 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangor, Maine - Greyhound to Houlton, Maine
  2. Take the bus from Woodstock, NB to Moncton, NB 708 / ...
  3. Take the train from Moncton to Halifax

$99 - $204

Bus, car ferry  •  17 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangor, ME to Portland, ME
  2. Take the car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
  3. Take the bus from Yarmouth to Halifax

$140 - $222

Drive  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Bangor to Halifax 425.6 miles

$55 - $85

Bus, fly  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangor, Maine - Greyhound to Houlton, Maine
  2. Take the bus from Woodstock, NB to Fredericton Airport
  3. Fly from Fredericton (YFC) to Halifax (YHZ) YFC - YHZ

$198 - $760

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The cheapest way to get from Bangor to Nova Scotia is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 7 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bangor to Nova Scotia is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 7 h 26 min.

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The distance between Bangor and Nova Scotia is 277 miles. The road distance is 425.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 11 h 56 min to get from Bangor to Nova Scotia, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Bangor, ME, USA and Nova Scotia, Canada?

You can take a bus from Bangor to Halifax via Houlton, Maine, Woodstock, NB, and Moncton, NB in around 11 h 56 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Fredericton to Halifax
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Moncton to Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $50
Economy
$55 - $75
Economy Plus
$80 - $120
Business
$75 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Cyr Bus Line
Website
johntcyrandsons.com
Bus from Bangor, Maine - Greyhound to Houlton, Maine
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $29
Schedules at
johntcyrandsons.com
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Woodstock, NB to Moncton, NB
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Moncton, NB to Marriott Harbourfront Hotel
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Woodstock, NB to Fredericton Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Amero Shuttle
Website
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Bus from Yarmouth to Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Ferry operators
Northumberland Ferries
Phone
+1 877-762-7245
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Schedules at
ferries.ca
Book at
ferries.ca
Adult Off-Peak
$80
Adult Peak (July1 - Sept14)
$107
Vehicle Off-Peak
$149
Vehicle Peak (July1 - Sept14)
$199

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