There are 4 ways to get from Bar Harbor to Nova Scotia by bus, car ferry, train or car

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  •  14 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Bar Harbor - Hannaford's Supermarket to Bangor International Airport
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach to Houlton, Maine
  3. Take the bus from Woodstock, NB to Moncton, NB 708 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Moncton, NB to Marriott Harbourfront Hotel 101

$103 - $139

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Bus, car ferry  •  18 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Bar Harbor - Hannaford's Supermarket to Bangor International Airport
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, ME to Portland, ME
  3. Take the car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
  4. Take the bus from Yarmouth to Halifax

$146 - $228

Bus, train  •  27 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Bar Harbor - Village Green to Bangor - Pickering Square
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, Maine - Greyhound to Houlton, Maine
  3. Take the bus from Woodstock, NB to Moncton, NB 708 / ...
  4. Take the train from Moncton to Halifax

$106 - $211

Drive  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Bar Harbor to Halifax 443.5 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Bar Harbor to Nova Scotia is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 8 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bar Harbor to Nova Scotia is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 8 h 2 min.

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The distance between Bar Harbor and Nova Scotia is 254 miles. The road distance is 443.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 14 h 36 min to get from Bar Harbor to Nova Scotia, including transfers.

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

You can take a bus from Bar Harbor to Halifax via Bangor International Airport, Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach, Houlton, Maine, Woodstock, NB, and Moncton, NB in around 14 h 36 min.

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 - $55
Economy
$55 - $75
Economy Plus
$80 - $120
Business
$75 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Downeast Transportation Inc.
Phone
(207) 667-5796
Website
downeasttrans.org
Bus from Bar Harbor - Hannaford's Supermarket to Bangor International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
downeasttrans.org
Bus from Bar Harbor - Village Green to Bangor - Pickering Square
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
downeasttrans.org
Cyr Bus Line
Website
johntcyrandsons.com
Bus from Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach to Houlton, Maine
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
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
Amero Shuttle
Website
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Bus from Yarmouth to Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
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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