There are 9 ways to get from Saint John to Quebec by bus, bus and ferry, 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, bus and ferry  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint John, NB to Oromocto, NB 501
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Fredericton / Oromocto - 1 Gateway drive to Quebec - St Foy bus terminal

$190 - $203

Cheapest option

Bus via Fredericton, NB  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint John, NB to Fredericton, NB 501
  2. Take the bus from Fredericton, NB to Rivière-du-Loup, PQ 700
  3. Take the bus from Rivière-du-Loup to Québec

$88 - $136

7 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry via Rivière-du-Loup, PQ  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint John, NB to Oromocto, NB 501
  2. Take the bus from Oromocto, NB to Rivière-du-Loup, PQ 700
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Riviere du Loup - 317 Hôtel de ville Ouest to Lévis - 165 Président Kennedy

Bus  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint John, NB to Oromocto, NB 501
  2. Take the bus from Oromocto, NB to Rivière-du-Loup, PQ 700
  3. Take the bus from Rivière-du-Loup to Quebec, PQ

$90 - $135

Bus, train  •  17 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint John, NB to Moncton, NB 351
  2. Take the train from Moncton to Sainte-Foy VIA Rail

$104 - $271

Drive  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Saint John to Quebec 433.3 miles

$55 - $85

Fly St John to Quebec  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from St John (YSJ) to Quebec (YQB) YSJ - YQB

$230 - $885

Bus to Fredericton, fly to Quebec  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint John, NB to Fredericton Airport
  2. Fly from Fredericton (YFC) to Quebec (YQB) YFC - YQB

$218 - $930

Fly St John to Montreal, train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from St John (YSJ) to Montreal (YUL) YSJ - YUL
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Québec

$237 - $554

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Saint John to Quebec is to drive which costs $75 - $110 and takes 7 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saint John to Quebec is to fly which takes 5 h 34 min and costs $300 - $1,200.

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The distance between Saint John and Quebec is 432 km. The road distance is 693 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 16 min to get from Saint John to Quebec, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Saint John to Quebec. However, there are services departing from Saint John, NB and arriving at Lévis - 165 Président Kennedy via Oromocto, NB and Riviere du Loup - 317 Hôtel de ville Ouest. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 18 min.

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What companies run services between Saint John, NB, Canada and Quebec, QC, Canada?

You can take a bus from Saint John to Quebec via Oromocto, NB, Rivière-du-Loup, PQ, and Rivière-du-Loup in around 9 h 53 min. Alternatively, Air Canada and Porter Airlines fly from Saint John to Quebec hourly.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from St John to Quebec via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from St John to Quebec via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from St John to Quebec via Halifax, Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from St John to Quebec via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from St John to Quebec via Toronto, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from St John to Quebec via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Fredericton to Quebec via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Fredericton to Quebec via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Fredericton to Quebec via Halifax, Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Fredericton to Quebec via Toronto, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Fredericton to Quebec via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Fredericton to Quebec via Halifax, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from St John to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Fredericton to Quebec via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from St John to Quebec via Ottawa, Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Moncton to Sainte-Foy
Ave. Duration
13 h 41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $220
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$65 - $95
Economy
$110 - $160
Economy Plus
$160 - $220
Business
$160 - $230
Business Plus/Sleeper
$290 - $410
Train from Montréal to Québec
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $50
Economy
$50 - $70
Economy Plus
$75 - $110
Business
$70 - $100
Business Plus/Sleeper
$130 - $180
Bus operators
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Saint John, NB to Oromocto, NB
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $26
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Oromocto, NB to Rivière-du-Loup, PQ
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Rivière-du-Loup to Quebec, PQ
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Saint John, NB to Fredericton, NB
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Fredericton, NB to Rivière-du-Loup, PQ
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Saint John, NB to Moncton, NB
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Saint John, NB to Fredericton Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Autobus Les Sillons
Phone
+1(418) 986 3886
Email
info@autobuslessillons.com
Bus and ferry from Fredericton / Oromocto - 1 Gateway drive to Quebec - St Foy bus terminal
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$167
Schedules at
autobuslessillons.com
Bus and ferry from Riviere du Loup - 317 Hôtel de ville Ouest to Lévis - 165 Président Kennedy
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
autobuslessillons.com

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