There are 5 ways to get from Charlotte to Halifax by plane, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  8 h 25 min

  1. CLT - YHZ

$262 - $1,114

Cheapest option

Megabus, bus, train  •  2 days 3 h

$211 - $592

3 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  34 h 7 min

$239 - $376

Train  •  47 h 58 min

$259 - $807

Drive  •  25 h 37 min

  1. 1531.1 miles

$200 - $300

What companies run services between Charlotte, NC, USA and Halifax, NS, Canada?

United Airlines, Air Canada and three other airlines fly from Charlotte to Halifax hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Charlotte to Halifax via New York Penn Station, St-Lambert Amtrak, and Saint-Lambert in around 47 h 58 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charlotte to Halifax via Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Charlotte to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $2,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charlotte to Halifax via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,800
Flights from Charlotte to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Charlotte to Halifax via Detroit, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Charlotte to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $2,300
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Charlotte to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlotte Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $280
Room
$400 - $600
Train from New York Penn Station to St-Lambert Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to St-Lambert Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Saint-Lambert to Halifax
Ave. Duration
21 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$100 - $150
Economy
$180 - $260
Economy Plus
$260 - $360
Business
$270 - $380
Business Plus/Sleeper
$480 - $700
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Charlotte, Nc to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $160
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
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Charlotte NC to New York
Ave. Duration
15 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Albany-Rensselaer
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $26
Schedules at
us.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 Charlotte and Halifax is 1801 km. The road distance is 2450 km.

The cheapest way to get from Charlotte to Halifax is to drive which costs $200 - $300 and takes 25 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Charlotte to Halifax is to fly which takes 8 h 25 min and costs $260 - $1,200.

No, there is no direct train from Charlotte to Halifax. However, there are services departing from Charlotte Amtrak and arriving at Halifax via New York Penn Station and Saint-Lambert. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 h 58 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 25 min to get from Charlotte to Halifax, including transfers.