There are 11 ways to get from Albany to Halifax by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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

Fly from Albany  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Halifax (YHZ) ALB - YHZ

$222 - $912

Cheapest option

Bus to Boston, fly  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Halifax (YHZ) BOS - YHZ

$126 - $413

9 alternative options

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Halifax (YHZ) LGA - YHZ

$169 - $434

Night bus to Montreal, fly  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take the night bus from Albany, Ny to Montreal, Pq
  2. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Halifax (YHZ) YUL - YHZ

$145 - $375

Train to Newark, fly  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Halifax (YHZ) EWR - YHZ

$170 - $482

Bus to Hartford, fly  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Springfield, Ma
  2. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Halifax (YHZ) BDL - YHZ

$196 - $1,368

Bus  •  21 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma 220 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Bangor, ME
  3. Take the bus from Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach to Houlton, Maine
  4. Take the bus from Woodstock, NB to Moncton, NB 708 / ...
  5. Take the bus from Moncton, NB to Marriott Harbourfront Hotel 101

$147 - $229

Bus, train  •  27 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Longueuil, QC Albany
  2. Take the train from Saint-Lambert to Halifax VIA Rail / ...

$140 - $408

Night bus, train  •  27 h 42 min

  1. Take the night bus from Albany, Ny to Montreal, Pq 4038
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Halifax VIA Rail / ...

$130 - $416

Train  •  30 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to St-Lambert Amtrak Adirondack
  2. Take the train from Saint-Lambert to Halifax VIA Rail / ...

$146 - $462

Drive  •  14 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Albany to Halifax 862.2 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Albany to Halifax is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 14 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albany to Halifax is to train and fly which costs $160 - $440 and takes 8 h 29 min.

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The distance between Albany and Halifax is 530 miles. The road distance is 862.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 8 h 35 min to get from Albany to Halifax, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Albany to Halifax. However, there are services departing from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak and arriving at Halifax via Saint-Lambert. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 13 min.

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What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and Halifax, NS, Canada?

United Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from Albany to Halifax hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Albany to Halifax via Boston, Ma, Boston, MA - South Station, Bangor, ME, Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach, Houlton, Maine, Woodstock, NB, and Moncton, NB in around 21 h 11 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Boston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Boston to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Montreal to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Montreal to Halifax via Fredericton
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Montreal to Halifax via Charlottetown
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Newark to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,100
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Montreal, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,100
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Toronto, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,300
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Halifax via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Albany to Halifax via Newark, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,900
Flights from Albany to Halifax via Washington Dulles, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $2,000
Flights from Boston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Newark to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Boston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Montreal to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Montreal to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Albany to Halifax via Detroit, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Boston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bedroom
$270 - $330
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to St-Lambert Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Saint-Lambert to Halifax
Ave. Duration
21 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$100 - $140
Economy
$180 - $250
Economy Plus
$250 - $350
Business
$260 - $370
Business Plus/Sleeper
$470 - $650
Train from Montréal to Halifax
Ave. Duration
21 h 51 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$100 - $140
Economy
$180 - $250
Economy Plus
$250 - $350
Business
$260 - $370
Business Plus/Sleeper
$470 - $650
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Night bus from Albany, Ny to Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Albany, Ny to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Cyr Bus Line
Website
johntcyrandsons.com
Bus from Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach to Houlton, Maine
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
johntcyrandsons.com
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Woodstock, NB to Moncton, NB
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Moncton, NB to Marriott Harbourfront Hotel
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Longueuil, QC
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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