There are 6 ways to get from Halifax to Bangor 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 54 min

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

$98 - $129

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Train, bus  •  13 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Halifax to Amherst
  2. Take the bus from Amherst, NS to Moncton, NB 101
  3. Take the bus from Moncton, NB to Woodstock, NB 708 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Houlton, Maine to Bangor, Maine - Greyhound

$112 - $202

Bus, car ferry  •  17 h 35 min

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

$140 - $222

Drive  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Halifax to Bangor 426.1 miles

$55 - $85

Fly to Fredericton, bus  •  8 h 34 min

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

$196 - $807

Fly to Moncton, bus  •  10 h 26 min

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

$238 - $852

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Halifax to Bangor is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 7 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Halifax to Bangor is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 7 h 27 min.

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The distance between Halifax and Bangor is 412 km. The road distance is 681.8 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 54 min to get from Halifax to Bangor, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Halifax to Halifax Airport is to line 320 bus which takes 33 min and costs $3.

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Map of how to get from Halifax to Bangor.
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  • Distance: 257.2 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 54 min

What companies run services between Halifax, NS, Canada and Bangor, ME, USA?

You can take a bus from Halifax to Bangor via Moncton, NB, Woodstock, NB, and Houlton, Maine in around 11 h 54 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Halifax to Fredericton
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Halifax to Moncton
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Halifax to Amherst
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$45 - $65
Economy Plus
$70 - $100
Business
$65 - $90
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $170
Bus operators
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Marriott Harbourfront Hotel to Moncton, NB
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 Moncton, NB to Woodstock, NB
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Amherst, NS to Moncton, NB
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Fredericton Airport to Woodstock, NB
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Cyr Bus Line
Website
johntcyrandsons.com
Bus from Houlton, Maine to Bangor, Maine - Greyhound
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $29
Schedules at
johntcyrandsons.com
Amero Shuttle
Website
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Bus from Halifax to Yarmouth
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 Yarmouth to Portland, ME
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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