Directions from Buffalo to Nova Scotia

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Recommended option

Train to Toronto, fly to Sydney  •  7 h 27 min

  1. YYZ - YQY

$199 - $628

Cheapest option

Train to Toronto, fly to Moncton, bus  •  10 h 13 min

  1. YYZ - YQM

$142 - $699

7 alternative options

Fly Buffalo to Halifax  •  9 h

  1. BUF - YHZ

$202 - $770

Train to Toronto, fly to Halifax  •  9 h 8 min

  1. YYZ - YHZ

$158 - $593

Train to Toronto Island, fly to Halifax  •  9 h 12 min

  1. YTZ - YHZ

$147 - $516

Bus, carferry  •  28 h 26 min

  1. 255 / ...

$305 - $410

Train  •  31 h 34 min

  1. Lw

$170 - $629

Bus, train  •  32 h 21 min

  1. 300

$146 - $446

Drive  •  19 h 1 min

  1. 1149.9 miles

$150 - $220

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

United Airlines, Delta and four other airlines fly from Buffalo to Lower Sackville hourly. 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 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Sydney via Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Halifax via Chicago O'Hare, Newark
Ave. Duration
9 h 54 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from Buffalo to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,800
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Halifax via Fredericton
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Toronto Island to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Moncton
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Moncton via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Moncton via Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Moncton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Sydney
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Sydney via Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 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 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Moncton
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Halifax via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Halifax via Washington Dulles, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $2,000
Flights from Buffalo to Halifax via Chicago O'Hare, Newark
Ave. Duration
9 h 54 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from Buffalo to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,800
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Toronto Island to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Toronto Island to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Toronto Island to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Sydney
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Buffalo to Halifax via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Buffalo to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Halifax via Detroit, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Sunday
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 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
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
$50 - $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 - $360
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$100 - $150
Economy
$180 - $250
Economy Plus
$250 - $360
Business
$270 - $380
Business Plus/Sleeper
$480 - $700
GO Transit
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Niagara Falls GO to Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
gotransit.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $80
Flexible
$95 - $130
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
Amero Shuttle
Website
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Bus from Yarmouth to Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Megabus CA
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
Schedules at
ca.megabus.com
Book at
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ca.megabus.com
Book at
ca.megabus.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

The distance between Buffalo and Nova Scotia is 1280 km. The road distance is 1840 km.

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

The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Nova Scotia is to train and fly which takes 7 h 27 min and costs $190 - $650.

It takes approximately 7 h 27 min to get from Buffalo to Nova Scotia, including transfers.