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.

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Bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Dartmouth to Moncton, NB Halifax / Moncton

$35 - $50

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Halifax to Amherst VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from Amherst, NS to Moncton, NB Halifax / Moncton

$50 - $120

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Halifax to Moncton 164.3 miles

$21 - $35

Fly  •  3 h 28 min

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

$167 - $759

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

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

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The distance between Halifax and Moncton is 187 km. The road distance is 262.8 km.

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The bus from Dartmouth to Moncton, NB takes 3 h 45 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dartmouth and arriving at Moncton, NB. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Halifax to Moncton.
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  • Distance: 117.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

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

Maritimebus operates a bus from Halifax to Moncton 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, Air Canada flies from Halifax to Moncton 4 times a day.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
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 Dartmouth to Moncton, NB
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Amherst, NS to Moncton, NB
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com

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