There are 5 ways to get from Bar Harbor to Halifax by bus, car 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  •  14 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Bar Harbor - Hannaford's Supermarket to Bangor International Airport
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach to Houlton, Maine
  3. Take the bus from Woodstock, NB to Moncton, NB 708 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Moncton, NB to Marriott Harbourfront Hotel

$104 - $144

4 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  19 h

  1. Take the bus from Bar Harbor - Hannaford's Supermarket to Bangor International Airport
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, ME to Portland, ME
  3. Take the car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
  4. Take the bus from Yarmouth to Halifax

$174 - $182

Bus, train  •  26 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Bar Harbor - Village Green to Bangor - Pickering Square
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, Maine - Greyhound to Houlton, Maine
  3. Take the bus from Woodstock, NB to Moncton, NB 708 / ...
  4. Take the train from Moncton to Halifax

$107 - $216

Drive  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Bar Harbor to Halifax 443.5 miles

$55 - $85

Fly  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Bar Harbor (BHB) to Halifax (YHZ) BHB - YHZ

$126 - $481

What companies run services between Bar Harbor, ME, USA and Halifax, NS, Canada?

You can take a bus from Bar Harbor to Halifax via Bangor International Airport, Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach, Houlton, Maine, Woodstock, NB, and Moncton, NB in around 14 h 36 min. Alternatively, Peninsula Airways, Air Canada and four other airlines fly from Bar Harbor to Halifax every 3 hours.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Bar Harbor to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Bar Harbor to Halifax via Boston, Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from Bar Harbor to Halifax via Boston, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Bar Harbor to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Bar Harbor to Halifax via Boston, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Bar Harbor to Halifax via Boston, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $950
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Bar Harbor to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Bar Harbor to Halifax via Boston, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Moncton to Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $55
Economy
$55 - $80
Economy Plus
$85 - $120
Business
$80 - $120
Business Plus/Sleeper
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Downeast Transportation Inc.
Phone
(207) 667-5796
Website
downeasttrans.org
Bus from Bar Harbor - Hannaford's Supermarket to Bangor International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
downeasttrans.org
Bus from Bar Harbor - Village Green to Bangor - Pickering Square
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
downeasttrans.org
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
Bus from Bangor, Maine - Greyhound to Houlton, Maine
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $29
Schedules at
johntcyrandsons.com
Maritimebus
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Woodstock, NB to Moncton, NB
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Moncton, NB to Marriott Harbourfront Hotel
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Amero Shuttle
Website
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Bus from Yarmouth to Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Ferry operators
Northumberland Ferries
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$107
Schedules at
ferries.ca
Book at
ferries.ca

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bar Harbor to Halifax?

The distance between Bar Harbor and Halifax is 368 km. The road distance is 710 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bar Harbor to Halifax?

The cheapest way to get from Bar Harbor to Halifax is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 8 h 2 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bar Harbor to Halifax?

The quickest way to get from Bar Harbor to Halifax is to fly which takes 7 h 45 min and costs $120 - $490.

How long does it take to get from Bar Harbor to Halifax?

It takes approximately 14 h 36 min to get from Bar Harbor to Halifax, including transfers.