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There are 7 ways to get from Cape Cod Canal to Nova Scotia by bus, plane, car or car ferry

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Bus to Boston, fly to Sydney  •  8h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Park & Ride Lot, Sagamore Circle, MA to Boston
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Sydney (YQY) BOS - YQY

$161 - $264

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Drive to Provincetown, fly to Halifax  •  7h 10m

  1. Drive from Cape Cod Canal to Provincetown
  2. Fly from Provincetown (PVC) to Halifax (YHZ) PVC - YHZ

$112 - $171

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Bus to Boston, fly to Halifax  •  7h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Park & Ride Lot, Sagamore Circle, MA to Boston
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Halifax (YHZ) BOS - YHZ

$149 - $207

Bus to Providence, fly to Halifax  •  11h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Cape Side Convenience, Bourne, MA to Convention Center, Providence, RI
  2. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Halifax (YHZ) PVD - YHZ

$314 - $720

Bus, car ferry  •  20h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Park & Ride Lot to Boston South Buses
  2. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to Bangor, ME 50 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Bangor International Airport to Bar Harbor - Harbor Hill
  4. Take the car ferry from Bar Harbour to Yarmouth
  5. Take the bus from Yarmouth to Halifax

$253 - $411

Bus, car ferry via Boston Airport (BOS)  •  20h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Park & Ride Lot to Logan International Airport
  2. Take the bus from Boston / Logan Airport to Bangor, ME 58 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Bangor International Airport to Bar Harbor - Harbor Hill
  4. Take the car ferry from Bar Harbour to Yarmouth
  5. Take the bus from Yarmouth to Halifax

$254 - $411

Drive  •  12h 34m

  1. Drive from Cape Cod Canal to Halifax 1203.6 km

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Cape Cod Canal to Nova Scotia is to drive and fly which costs $80 - $130 and takes 7h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Cape Cod Canal to Nova Scotia is to drive and fly which costs $80 - $130 and takes 7h 10m.

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The distance between Cape Cod Canal and Nova Scotia is 658 km. The road distance is 1203.6 km.

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The best way to get from Cape Cod Canal to Nova Scotia without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 20h 6m and costs $180 - $310.

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It takes approximately 8h 9m to get from Cape Cod Canal to Nova Scotia, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Boston Airport to Sydney Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 20m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cape Cod Canal to Nova Scotia is 1204 km. It takes approximately 12h 34m to drive from Cape Cod Canal to Nova Scotia.

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WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Boston Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Nova Scotia. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cape Cod Canal to Nova Scotia.
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  • Distance: 657.7 km
  • Duration: 8h 9m

What companies run services between Cape Cod Canal, MA, USA and Nova Scotia, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Cape Cod Canal to Nova Scotia. However, you can take the taxi to Park & Ride Lot, Sagamore Circle, MA, take the bus to Boston, take the walk to Boston airport, fly to Sydney, then take the taxi to Glace Bay. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Park & Ride Lot, Sagamore Circle, MA, take the bus to Boston, take the walk to Boston airport, fly to Halifax, take the walk to Silver Dart Dr At Halifax Airport, take the line 320 bus to Albemarle St After Duke St, take the walk to Barrington St At Scotia Square Bay 3, then take the line 84 bus to Lower Sackville.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $250
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Halifax
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Ottawa, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $390
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Montreal, Halifax
Ave. Duration
9h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
9h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Flights from Boston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Flights from Boston to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $230
Flights from Provincetown to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Flights from Provincetown to Halifax via Boston, Montreal
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Flights from Provincetown to Halifax via Boston, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6h 54m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Flights from Providence to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Providence to Halifax via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Providence to Halifax via Toronto, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
7h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Providence to Halifax via Toronto, Saint John
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Flights from Provincetown to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Flights from Provincetown to Halifax via Boston, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 14m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Flights from Provincetown to Halifax via Boston, Newark
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Providence to Halifax via Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Providence to Halifax via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,700
Flights from Providence to Halifax via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
7h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Provincetown to Halifax via Boston, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6h 44m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Provincetown to Halifax via Boston, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Provincetown to Halifax via Boston, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Providence to Halifax via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Park & Ride Lot, Sagamore Circle, MA to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Cape Side Convenience, Bourne, MA to Convention Center, Providence, RI
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Park & Ride Lot, Sagamore Circle, MA to South Station, Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
peterpanbus.com
Plymouth & Brockton
Phone
(508) 746-0378
Email
info@p-b.com
Website
p-b.com
Bus from Park & Ride Lot to Boston South Buses
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
p-b.com
Bus from Park & Ride Lot to Logan International Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
p-b.com
Concord Coach Lines
Website
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston South Buses to Bangor, ME
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston / Logan Airport to Bangor, ME
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Downeast Transportation Inc.
Phone
(207) 667-5796
Email
info@downeasttrans.org
Website
downeasttrans.org
Bus from Bangor International Airport to Bar Harbor - Harbor Hill
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$0 - $13
Schedules at
downeasttrans.org
Acadia free shuttles
$0
Down East services
$9 - $13
Amero Shuttle
Website
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Bus from Yarmouth to Halifax
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Ferry operators
Northumberland Ferries
Phone
+1 877-762-7245
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Bar Harbour to Yarmouth
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $210
Schedules at
ferries.ca
Book at
ferries.ca
Adult Off-Peak
$109
Adult Peak (July1 - Sept14)
$146
Vehicle Off-Peak
$203
Vehicle Peak (July1 - Sept14)
$270

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