Border restrictions & public health mandates are in effect.
😷Wear a mask (Procedural, medical or N95)
💪Get Vaxxed （Proof of vaccination required)
Note: You must be fully vaccinated (last dose at least 14 days ago) due to border restrictions.
We recognize VaxiCode Québec, NY Excelsior Pass Plus, ArriveCAN, NYC Covid Safe (Key to NYC), EU Vaccine Certificate/TousAntiCovid, or any paper or digital proof of vaccination in English or French.
Up to 72 hours before departure, you can check-in online.
On the day of travel, you can board the bus contact-free and hassle-free.
🏥Schedule a PCR test in the U.S. (Make an appointment, check ahead, plan ahead)
In order to re-enter Canada, you must have a negative PCR test done in the United States within 72 hours of seeking entry into Canada. Therefore, you must get tested on Saturday in the U.S., if you plan on getting back Sunday night.
For New York City: Anyone can schedule a free COVID PCR test at NYC Health+ locations, and if you have access to a car, use CVS drive-thru testing, which is also free, regardless of insurance coverage or immigration status.
For Boston: If you don’t have access to a car, plan ahead to visit a COVID-19 Testing Sites funded by the City of Boston. Link HERE. (Appointment may be required. Saturday hours may be limited. Please check ahead and plan ahead)
If you have access to a car, CVS drive-thru testing is available free of charge nationwide.
📱🇨🇦You must download and fill out ArriveCAN before entering Canada
The use of ArriveCAN mobile application is MANDATORY for re-entering Canada, regardless of citizenship.
If you have symptoms, do not travel.
Need help? Tested positive while in the U.S.?
Travel assistance in the United States
Tested positive in the U.S.?
If you need any travel assistance while in the United States, call of text 616-BUS-COOP (616-287-2667) and our onboard volunteers will assist you where possible.
Available from arrival in New York or Boston till departure.
Always dial 911 for emergencies.
If you are New Yorker with difficulty finding accomodation, you may qualify for a free hotel room up to 10 days with lodging and food included under the NYC Test & Trace Program.
You will need to stay in the U.S. for at least 14 days, and on the 15th day, bring the proof of the positive test and you will be allowed entry into Canada.
Get in touch
McGill University Bus Co-op - MUSTBUS is an independent service group affiliated with the Students' Society of McGill University (SSMU)
MUSTBUS is based out of Kanien'kehá:ka territory
Title VI statement (for the United States only)
MUSTBUS operates programs and transit services without regard to race, colour, national origin and/or disability; in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act 1964 and the American with Disabilities Act of 1990. complaints or requests for information about Title VI may be directed to MUSTBUS via USPS mail, e-mail, website chat and/or by telephone. MUSTBUS will also provide information in languages other than English upon request. Advance notice is required in order to ensure availability.