There are 6 ways to get from Halifax to Fredericton by train, bus and ferry, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus and ferry  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Halifax to Moncton VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Moncton - 477 Paul street to Fredericton / Oromocto - 1 Gateway drive

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Fly to Fredericton  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Fredericton (YFC) YHZ - YFC

$42 - $257

4 alternative options

Bus  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Halifax, NS to Moncton, NB
  2. Take the bus from Moncton, NB to Saint John, NB
  3. Take the bus from Saint John, NB to Fredericton, NB

$75 - $103

Train, bus  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Halifax to Moncton
  2. Take the bus from Moncton, NB to Saint John, NB
  3. Take the bus from Saint John, NB to Fredericton, NB

$76 - $170

Drive  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Halifax to Fredericton 271.7 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to St John, bus  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to St John (YSJ) YHZ - YSJ
  2. Take the bus from Saint John, NB to Fredericton, NB

$210 - $826

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Halifax to Fredericton. However, there are services departing from Halifax, NS and arriving at Fredericton, NB via Moncton, NB and Saint John, NB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 20 min.

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The distance between Halifax and Fredericton is 282 km. The road distance is 434.8 km.

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The best way to get from Halifax to Fredericton without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 8 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 36 min to get from Halifax to Fredericton, including transfers.

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Halifax to Fredericton bus services, operated by Maritimebus, depart from Halifax, NS station.

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The best way to get from Halifax to Fredericton is to bus which takes 9 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 3 h 48 min.

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The quickest flight from Halifax Airport to Fredericton Airport is the direct flight which takes 53 min.

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Halifax to Fredericton bus services, operated by Maritimebus, arrive at Fredericton, NB station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Halifax to Fredericton is 435 km. It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to drive from Halifax to Fredericton.

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Sunwing Airlines and Air Canada offer flights from Halifax Airport to Fredericton Airport.

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Map of how to get from Halifax to Fredericton.
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  • Distance: 176.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 36 min

What companies run services between Halifax, NS, Canada and Fredericton, NB, Canada?

You can take a bus from Halifax to Fredericton via Moncton, NB and Saint John, NB in around 9 h 20 min. Alternatively, Air Canada and Sunwing Airlines fly from Halifax to Fredericton 4 times a day.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Halifax to Fredericton
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Halifax to St John
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Sunwing Airlines
Website
sunwing.ca
Flights from Halifax to Fredericton
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$29 - $230
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 - $75
Economy Plus
$80 - $120
Business
$80 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Autobus Les Sillons
Phone
+1(418) 986 3886
Email
info@autobuslessillons.com
Bus and ferry from Moncton - 477 Paul street to Fredericton / Oromocto - 1 Gateway drive
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
autobuslessillons.com
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Halifax, NS to Moncton, NB
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Moncton, NB to Saint John, NB
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Saint John, NB to Fredericton, NB
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Book at
maritimebus.com

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There are 28+ hotels available in Fredericton. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Halifax to Halifax Airport is to Halifax Airport Shuttle which takes 40 min and costs .

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