There are 10 ways to get from Connecticut to Nova Scotia by train, plane, subway, bus, car 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.

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Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Sydney  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford to Grand Central
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Sydney (YQY) LGA - YQY

$251 - $949

Cheapest option

Bus to Boston, fly to Halifax  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Boston, Ma
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Halifax (YHZ) BOS - YHZ

$122 - $390

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Train to Newark, fly to Sydney  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford to Grand Central
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Sydney (YQY) EWR - YQY

$263 - $706

Train, line 7 subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Halifax, line 87 bus  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford to Grand Central
  2. Take the line 7 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to 74 St - Broadway
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Halifax (YHZ) LGA - YHZ
  4. Take the line 87 bus from Bridge Terminal Bay 15 to Glendale Dr Before Metropolitan Ave

$140 - $365

Fly Hartford to Halifax  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Halifax (YHZ) BDL - YHZ

$176 - $1,308

Train to Newark, fly to Halifax  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford to Grand Central
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Halifax (YHZ) EWR - YHZ

$142 - $412

Bus, car ferry  •  19 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to Hartford, Ct
  2. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Boston, Ma
  3. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me
  4. Take the car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
  5. Take the bus from Yarmouth to Halifax

$176 - $318

Train, bus, car ferry  •  19 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME
  3. Take the car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
  4. Take the bus from Yarmouth to Halifax

$250 - $685

Train  •  35 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Bridgeport to Grand Central
  2. Take the train from New York to St-Lambert Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Saint-Lambert to Halifax

$174 - $549

Drive  •  13 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Bridgeport to Halifax 848.4 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Connecticut to Nova Scotia is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 13 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Connecticut to Nova Scotia is to train and line 7 subway and fly and line 87 bus which costs $140 - $370 and takes 7 h 37 min.

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The distance between Connecticut and Nova Scotia is 542 miles. The road distance is 848.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 8 h 30 min to get from Connecticut to Nova Scotia, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Connecticut to Nova Scotia. However, there are services departing from Bridgeport and arriving at Halifax via New York and Saint-Lambert. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 50 min.

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

United Airlines and Air Canada fly from Hartford to Lower Sackville every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bridgeport to Halifax via Grand Central, New York, St-Lambert Amtrak, and Saint-Lambert in around 35 h 50 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Sydney via Montreal, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $2,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Sydney via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Sydney via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $2,400
Flights from Newark to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Sydney via Montreal, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Sydney via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Sydney via Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Sydney via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Sydney via Ottawa, Halifax
Ave. Duration
9 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,100
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Montreal, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,100
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Toronto, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,300
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Newark to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Boston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Boston to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Newark to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Boston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Sydney via Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Sydney via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Sydney via Boston, Halifax
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Boston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Boston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Stamford to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$16 - $18
Onboard
$15 - $22
At station
$12 - $16
Train from Bridgeport to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $29
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$14 - $16
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$21 - $29
At station
$19 - $22
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$100 - $220
First Class Seat
$180 - $270
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York to St-Lambert Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 49 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
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 - $350
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$100 - $140
Economy
$180 - $250
Economy Plus
$250 - $350
Business
$260 - $370
Business Plus/Sleeper
$470 - $650
Bus operators
Metro Transit - HRM
Website
halifax.ca
Bus from Bridge Terminal Bay 15 to Glendale Dr Before Metropolitan Ave
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
halifax.ca
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Hartford, Ct to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from New Haven, Ct to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Concord Coach Lines
Website
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
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
Ferry operators
Northumberland Ferries
Phone
+1 877-762-7245
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
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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