There are 9 ways to get from Buffalo to Nova Scotia by train, plane, bus, bus and 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.

Recommended option

Train to Toronto, fly to Sydney  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Sydney (YQY) YYZ - YQY

$214 - $628

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  32 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Toronto, On 300
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Montreal
  3. Take the train from Montréal to Halifax

$146 - $436

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Fly Buffalo to Halifax  •  9 h 13 min

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

$202 - $770

Train to Toronto, fly to Halifax  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Halifax (YHZ) YYZ - YHZ

$173 - $593

Train to Billy Bishop Toronto City, fly to Halifax  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Halifax (YHZ) YTZ - YHZ

$162 - $516

Train to Toronto, fly to Moncton, bus  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Moncton (YQM) YYZ - YQM
  3. Take the bus from Moncton Airport to Truro, NS

$157 - $699

Train  •  31 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Montréal
  3. Take the train from Montréal to Halifax

$185 - $619

Bus, bus and ferry  •  33 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 317 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Albany, Ny 204
  3. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Montreal, Pq
  4. Take the bus from Gare d'autocars de Montréal to Quebec Station
  5. Take the bus and ferry from Quebec - 3001, Chemin-des-Quatre-Bourgeois, St Foy to Moncton - 477 Paul street
  6. Take the bus from Moncton, NB to Halifax

$343 - $473

Drive  •  19 h 1 min

  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 19 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Nova Scotia is to train and fly which costs $210 - $650 and takes 7 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Buffalo to Nova Scotia. However, there are services departing from Buffalo, Ny and arriving at Halifax via Syracuse, Ny, Albany, Ny, Gare d'autocars de Montréal, Quebec - 3001, Chemin-des-Quatre-Bourgeois, St Foy and Moncton, NB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 44 min.

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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 train which takes 31 h 34 min and costs $180 - $650.

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It takes approximately 7 h 25 min to get from Buffalo to Nova Scotia, including transfers.

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Buffalo to Nova Scotia bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Buffalo, Ny station.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Nova Scotia is to fly which takes 9 h 13 min and costs $200 - $800. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $180 - $650 and takes 31 h 34 min.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 17 min.

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Buffalo to Nova Scotia bus services, operated by Maritimebus, arrive at Halifax station.

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Map of how to get from Buffalo to Nova Scotia.
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  • Distance: 799.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 25 min

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

United Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from Buffalo to Lower Sackville every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Buffalo to Halifax via Niagara Falls, On, Niagara Falls, Toronto, and Montréal in around 31 h 34 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Sydney
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Sydney via Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Halifax via Chicago O'Hare, Newark
Ave. Duration
10 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Moncton
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Moncton via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Moncton via Halifax
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Moncton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Sydney via Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Moncton
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Halifax via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Halifax via Chicago O'Hare, Newark
Ave. Duration
10 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to Halifax via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Buffalo to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Halifax via Detroit, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Moncton
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flair Airlines
Website
flairair.ca
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
Train from Toronto to Montréal
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $75
Economy
$85 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$220 - $310
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 - $150
Economy
$180 - $250
Economy Plus
$250 - $350
Business
$270 - $380
Business Plus/Sleeper
$480 - $700
Bus operators
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Moncton Airport to Truro, NS
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Moncton, NB to Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
maritimebus.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 Buffalo, Ny to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Albany, Ny to Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
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
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Book at
megabus.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
megabus.ca
Intercar
Phone
+1 800-806-2167
Website
intercar.qc.ca
Bus from Gare d'autocars de Montréal to Quebec Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
intercar.ca
Book at
intercar.ca
Autobus Les Sillons
Phone
+1(418) 986 3886
Email
info@autobuslessillons.com
Bus and ferry from Quebec - 3001, Chemin-des-Quatre-Bourgeois, St Foy to Moncton - 477 Paul street
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$206
Schedules at
autobuslessillons.com

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