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There are 10 ways to get from Baltimore to Nova Scotia by plane, train, bus, car ferry 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.

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Fly Baltimore to Sydney  •  8h 22m

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Sydney (YQY) BWI - YQY

$287 - $1,121

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Fly Baltimore to Halifax  •  8h 26m

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Halifax (YHZ) BWI - YHZ

$156 - $306

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Train to Reagan Washington, fly to Halifax  •  9h 13m

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Halifax (YHZ) DCA - YHZ

$248 - $556

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Halifax  •  8h 6m

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Halifax (YHZ) PHL - YHZ

$270 - $1,518

Train to Newark, fly to Halifax  •  8h 43m

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Halifax (YHZ) EWR - YHZ

$172 - $513

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Halifax  •  8h 57m

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

$241 - $640

Bus, train  •  35h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Longueuil, PQ
  3. Take the train from Saint-Lambert to Halifax

$233 - $389

Train  •  36h 20m

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to St-Lambert Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Saint-Lambert to Halifax

$322 - $724

Bus, car ferry  •  38h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Montreal, Pq
  3. Take the bus from Gare d'autocars de Montréal to Saint Simeon, QC
  4. Take the car ferry from Saint Simeon, QC to Riviere-du-Loup, QC
  5. Take the bus from Rivière-du-Loup to Moncton, NB
  6. Take the bus from Moncton, NB to Halifax, NS

$229 - $383

Drive  •  18h 10m

  1. Drive from Baltimore to Halifax 1092.8 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Baltimore to Nova Scotia is to drive which costs $140 - $210 and takes 18h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore to Nova Scotia is to train and fly which costs $270 - $1,600 and takes 8h 6m.

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No, there is no direct train from Baltimore station to Nova Scotia. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Penn Station and arriving at Halifax via New York Penn Station and Saint-Lambert. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36h 20m.

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The distance between Baltimore and Nova Scotia is 803 miles. The road distance is 1092.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Nova Scotia without a car is to bus and train which takes 35h 21m and costs $230 - $390.

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It takes approximately 8h 22m to get from Baltimore to Nova Scotia, including transfers.

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Baltimore to Nova Scotia train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Baltimore Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Nova Scotia is to fly which takes 8h 22m and costs $280 - $1,200. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $320 - $750 and takes 36h 20m.

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There is no direct flight from Baltimore Airport to Sydney Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 46m and has one stopover.

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Nova Scotia is 1h ahead of Baltimore. It is currently 8:43 AM in Baltimore and 9:43 AM in Nova Scotia.

Map of how to get from Baltimore to Nova Scotia.
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  • Distance: 802.8 miles
  • Duration: 8h 22m

What companies run services between Baltimore, MD, USA and Nova Scotia, Canada?

Air Canada, WestJet and Delta fly from Baltimore to Glace Bay every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Baltimore to Halifax via New York Penn Station and Saint-Lambert in around 36h 20m.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Baltimore to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6h 46m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $2,400
Flights from Baltimore to Sydney via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $2,500
Flights from Baltimore to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $2,100
Flights from Baltimore to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $2,000
Flights from Baltimore to Halifax via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7h 23m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $2,100
Flights from Baltimore to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $2,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Halifax via Ottawa, Moncton
Ave. Duration
6h 41m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Halifax via Montreal, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
7h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Halifax via Ottawa, Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,300
Flights from Newark to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Baltimore to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $2,100
Flights from Baltimore to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $2,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Halifax via Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Halifax via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Flights from Newark to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Baltimore to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Sydney via Atlanta, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h 58m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Sydney via Detroit, Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 22m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Halifax via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Baltimore to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Sydney via Atlanta, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h 58m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Sydney via Detroit, Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 22m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Halifax via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Halifax via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $230
First Class Seat
$190 - $300
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $120
Business Seat
$85 - $140
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Saint-Lambert to Halifax
Ave. Duration
21h 26m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $260
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$120 - $140
Economy
$150 - $210
EconomyPlus
$180 - $260
Business
$270 - $370
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to St-Lambert Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
10h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Longueuil, PQ
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Intercar
Phone
+1 800-806-2167
Email
info@intercar.ca
Website
intercar.qc.ca
Bus from Gare d'autocars de Montréal to Saint Simeon, QC
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Book at
intercar.ca
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Rivière-du-Loup to Moncton, NB
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Moncton, NB to Halifax, NS
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
maritimebus.com
Ferry operators
Traverse Ferry
Phone
418-862-5094
Website
traverserdl.com
Car ferry from Saint Simeon, QC to Riviere-du-Loup, QC
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
traverserdl.com

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Baltimore to Nova Scotia train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Halifax station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Baltimore to Nova Scotia is 1093 miles. It takes approximately 18h 10m to drive from Baltimore to Nova Scotia.

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WestJet, Delta and Air Canada offer flights from Baltimore Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 15+ hotels available in Nova Scotia. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Baltimore Airport is to tram which takes 29m and costs $2.

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