There are 3 ways to get from Halifax to Summerside by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Marriott Harbourfront Hotel to Amherst, NS Halifax / Moncton
  2. Take the bus from Amherst to Summerside Amherst / Charlottetown

$49 - $72

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Halifax to Amherst VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from Amherst to Summerside Amherst / Charlottetown

$48 - $120

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Halifax to Summerside 185.4 miles

$24 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Halifax to Summerside is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Halifax to Summerside is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The distance between Halifax and Summerside is 195 km. The road distance is 296.6 km.

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The best way to get from Halifax to Summerside without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 23 min and costs $60 - $95.

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Halifax to Summerside, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Halifax to Summerside is 297 km. It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to drive from Halifax to Summerside.

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There are 30+ hotels available in Summerside. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Halifax to Summerside.
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  • Distance: 122 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 23 min

What companies run services between Halifax, NS, Canada and Summerside, PE, Canada?

You can take a bus from Halifax to Summerside via Amherst, NS and Amherst in around 5 h 23 min.

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 - $95
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $170
Bus operators
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Marriott Harbourfront Hotel to Amherst, NS
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $45
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maritimebus.com
Bus from Amherst to Summerside
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Book at
maritimebus.com

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