There are 5 ways to get from Halifax to Bar Harbor by bus, train, car ferry 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  14 h 34 min

  1. 101
  2. 708 / ...

$104 - $137

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  16 h 12 min

  1. 708 / ...

$107 - $205

Bus, carferry  •  18 h 48 min

$172 - $182

Bus, carferry via Brunswick, ME  •  22 h 1 min

$172 - $184

Drive  •  8 h 2 min

  1. 443.6 miles

$55 - $85

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

You can take a bus from Halifax to Bar Harbor via Moncton, NB, Woodstock, NB, Houlton, Maine, Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach, and Bangor International Airport in around 14 h 34 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Halifax to Moncton
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $55
Economy
$55 - $80
Economy Plus
$80 - $120
Business
$80 - $120
Business Plus/Sleeper
$140 - $200
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
Cyr Bus Line
Website
johntcyrandsons.com
Bus from Houlton, Maine to Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
johntcyrandsons.com
Downeast Transportation Inc.
Phone
(207) 667-5796
Website
downeasttrans.org
Bus from Bangor International Airport to Bar Harbor - Hannaford's Supermarket
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
downeasttrans.org
Bus from Bangor International Airport to Bar Harbor - Village Green
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
downeasttrans.org
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
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Yarmouth to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$107
Schedules at
ferries.ca
Book at
ferries.ca

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Halifax and Bar Harbor is 368 km. The road distance is 710 km.

The cheapest way to get from Halifax to Bar Harbor is to drive which costs $75 - $110 and takes 8 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Halifax to Bar Harbor is to drive which takes 8 h 2 min and costs $75 - $110.

It takes approximately 14 h 34 min to get from Halifax to Bar Harbor, including transfers.