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There are 9 ways to get from Buffalo to Nova Scotia by bus, plane, car ferry, train 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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Bus to Toronto, fly to Sydney  •  6h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Toronto, ON - Royal York Hotel
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Sydney (YQY) YYZ - YQY

$193 - $564

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Bus to Hamilton, fly to Halifax  •  8h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Hamilton, ON
  2. Fly from Hamilton (YHM) to Halifax (YHZ) YHM - YHZ

$139 - $987

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Bus to Toronto, fly to Halifax  •  8h

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Toronto, ON - Royal York Hotel
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Halifax (YHZ) YYZ - YHZ

$152 - $529

Bus to Billy Bishop Toronto City, fly to Halifax  •  9h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Toronto, ON - Royal York Hotel
  2. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Halifax (YHZ) YTZ - YHZ

$141 - $452

Fly Buffalo to Halifax  •  8h 42m

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Halifax (YHZ) BUF - YHZ

$196 - $756

Bus, car ferry  •  28h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Boston, Ma 255 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Brunswick, ME
  3. Take the car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
  4. Take the bus from Yarmouth to Halifax

$285 - $458

Bus, train via Toronto  •  31h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Toronto, ON - Royal York Hotel Ny
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Montréal
  3. Take the train from Montréal to Halifax

$239 - $445

Bus, train  •  31h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street Ny / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street to Montreal, QC- 997 Saint-Antoine St W
  3. Take the train from Montréal to Halifax

$186 - $346

Drive  •  19h 1m

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Halifax 1149.9 miles

$150 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Nova Scotia is to drive which costs $150 - $220 and takes 19h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Nova Scotia is to bus and fly which costs $190 - $600 and takes 6h 22m.

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The distance between Buffalo and Nova Scotia is 800 miles. The road distance is 1149.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Nova Scotia without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 28h 26m and costs $280 - $460.

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It takes approximately 6h 22m to get from Buffalo to Nova Scotia, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 19m.

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Nova Scotia is 1h ahead of Buffalo. It is currently 4:02 PM in Buffalo and 5:02 PM in Nova Scotia.

Yes, the driving distance between Buffalo to Nova Scotia is 1150 miles. It takes approximately 19h 1m to drive from Buffalo to Nova Scotia.

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WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Toronto 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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Map of how to get from Buffalo to Nova Scotia.
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  • Distance: 799.8 miles
  • Duration: 6h 22m

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Nova Scotia, Canada?

United Airlines, Delta and five other airlines fly from Buffalo to Lower Sackville hourly.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Sydney
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Sydney via Halifax
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Halifax via Montreal, Charlottetown
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Halifax via Montreal, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
6h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Halifax via Montreal, Saint John
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Halifax via Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Halifax via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to Halifax via Newark, Boston
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,800
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Halifax via La Macaza, Montreal
Ave. Duration
6h 11m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Halifax via La Macaza, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Sydney
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Sydney via Halifax
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Sydney
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Halifax via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Swoop
Website
flyswoop.com
Flights from Hamilton to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Halifax via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Montréal
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$55 - $75
Economy
$75 - $110
EconomyPlus
$100 - $150
Business
$130 - $180
Train from Montréal to Halifax
Ave. Duration
21h 51m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $260
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$120 - $140
Economy
$150 - $210
EconomyPlus
$180 - $260
Business
$270 - $380
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Toronto, ON - Royal York Hotel
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$14 - $21
Online Fare
$16 - $35
Standard Fare
$25 - $40
Refundable
$28 - $45
Bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Hamilton, ON
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$13 - $27
Standard Fare
$21 - $35
Refundable
$25 - $35
Bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$14 - $21
Online Fare
$16 - $35
Standard Fare
$25 - $40
Refundable
$29 - $45
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 Buffalo, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $80
Flexible
$95 - $130
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Amero Shuttle
Website
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Bus from Yarmouth to Halifax
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Book at
megabus.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Montreal
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Book at
megabus.ca
First Choice Bus Service
Phone
647-561-9346
Website
firstchoicebusservice.com
Bus from Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street to Montreal, QC- 997 Saint-Antoine St W
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
firstchoicebusservice.com
Ferry operators
Northumberland Ferries
Phone
+1 877-762-7245
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Schedules at
ferries.ca
Book at
ferries.ca
Adult Off-Peak
$80
Adult Peak (July1 - Sept14)
$107
Vehicle Off-Peak
$149
Vehicle Peak (July1 - Sept14)
$199

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Buffalo Airport is to line 204 bus which takes 17m and costs $2.

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