There are 4 ways to get from Halifax to Moncton by bus, train, 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Marriott Harbourfront Hotel to Moncton, NB 101

$35 - $50

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Halifax to Moncton VIA Rail / ...

$35 - $120

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Halifax to Moncton 164.3 miles

$21 - $35

Fly  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Moncton (YQM) YHZ - YQM

$179 - $773

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

Maritimebus operates a bus from Halifax to Moncton every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min. Alternatively, VIA Rail operates a train from Halifax to Moncton 4 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $120 and the journey takes 4 h 17 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Halifax to Moncton
Ave. Duration
42 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 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 - $210
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Halifax and Moncton is 187 km. The road distance is 263 km.

The cheapest way to get from Halifax to Moncton is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 2 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Halifax to Moncton is to fly which takes 2 h 24 min and costs $230 - $1,000.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Halifax and arriving at Moncton. Services depart four times a day, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 17 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Marriott Harbourfront Hotel and arriving at Moncton, NB. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

The bus from Marriott Harbourfront Hotel to Moncton, NB takes 3 h 50 min including transfers and departs every four hours.