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There are 2 ways to get from Halifax to Point Tupper by bus or car

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Bus  •  3h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Dartmouth to Port Hawkesbury, NS Halifax

$45 - $65

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Drive  •  3h 1m

  1. Drive from Halifax to Point Tupper 272.1 km

$28 - $45

Halifax to Point Tupper by bus

The bus journey time between Halifax and Point Tupper is around 3h 30m and covers a distance of around 274 km. The fastest bus normally takes 3h 30m. Operated by Maritimebus, the Halifax to Point Tupper bus service departs from Dartmouth and arrives in Port Hawkesbury, NS. Typically four buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
3h 30m
Fastest bus time:
3h 30m
Bus distance:
274 km
Buses per week:
4
Cheapest price:
$45
Carbon emissions:
34 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
15:20
Last bus departs at:
15:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Halifax to Point Tupper bus schedules

Halifax → Point Tupper
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Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
Regional restriction measures in place

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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1-833-784-4397

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Point Tupper is 1-833-784-4397.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Point Tupper is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Point Tupper is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1-833-784-4397.

Last updated: 27 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Government of Canada.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Halifax to Point Tupper is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 3h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Halifax to Point Tupper is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 3h 1m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dartmouth and arriving at Port Hawkesbury, NS. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3h 30m.

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It is 203 km from Halifax to Point Tupper. It is approximately 272.1 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Halifax to Point Tupper without a car is to bus which takes 3h 30m and costs $45 - $65.

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The bus from Dartmouth to Port Hawkesbury, NS takes 3h 30m including transfers and departs four times a week.

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Halifax to Point Tupper bus services, operated by Maritimebus, depart from Dartmouth station.

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Halifax to Point Tupper bus services, operated by Maritimebus, arrive at Port Hawkesbury, NS station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Halifax to Point Tupper is 272 km. It takes approximately 3h 1m to drive from Halifax to Point Tupper.

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  • Distance: 203.4 km
  • Duration: 3h 30m

What companies run services between Halifax, NS, Canada and Point Tupper, NS, Canada?

Maritimebus operates a bus from Dartmouth to Port Hawkesbury, NS 4 times a week. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 3h 30m.

Bus operators
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Dartmouth to Port Hawkesbury, NS
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
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maritimebus.com

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