Duration 5h 16m
Distance 2178.8 km
Average price $600
Possible routes 6 found

Detroit Airport (DTW) to Nova Scotia

Rome2rio has found 6 ways to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Nova Scotia by flight, train, bus and car. We recommend flying from Detroit to Sydney, which is the fastest option and takes around 5h 16m. Alternatively, driving from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Halifax is the cheapest option and takes around 23h 54m.

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Fly to Sydney

  1. Detroit
  2. Glace Bay
Fastest
5h 16m
$435 - $1,650
Alternative routes

Fly to Halifax

  1. Detroit
  2. Lower Sackville
7h 10m
$353 - $1,355

Fly to Moncton, train

  1. Detroit
  2. Moncton
  3. Truro
9h 2m
$424 - $1,518

Train

  1. Windsor
  2. Toronto
  3. Montréal
  4. Halifax
34h 48m
$374 - $695

Bus, train

  1. Detroit, Mi
  2. Toronto, ON
  3. Montréal
  4. Halifax
37h 44m
$278 - $468

Drive

  1. Detroit Airport (DTW)
  2. Halifax
23h 54m
Cheapest
$230 - $350

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Nova Scotia? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Nova Scotia is to drive which costs $180 - $270 and takes 23h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Nova Scotia is to fly which costs $320 - $1,300 and takes 5h 16m.

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The distance between Detroit Airport (DTW) and Nova Scotia is 1652 km. The road distance is 2178.8 km.

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The best way to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Nova Scotia without a car is to bus and train which takes 37h 44m and costs $210 - $360.

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It takes approximately 5h 16m to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Nova Scotia, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Nova Scotia is to fly which takes 5h 16m and costs $320 - $1,300. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $280 - $550 and takes 34h 48m.

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There is no direct flight from Detroit Airport to Sydney Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 7m and has one stopover.

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Nova Scotia is 1h ahead of Detroit Airport (DTW). It is currently 5:23 PM in Detroit Airport (DTW) and 6:23 PM in Nova Scotia.

Yes, the driving distance between Detroit Airport (DTW) to Nova Scotia is 2179 km. It takes approximately 23h 54m to drive from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Nova Scotia.

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United Airlines, WestJet, Delta and Air Canada offer flights from Detroit Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 16+ hotels available in Nova Scotia. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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How to travel from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Nova Scotia

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Nova Scotia right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between Detroit Airport (DTW) and Nova Scotia?

Air Canada, Delta and two other airlines fly from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Glace Bay every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Halifax via Cass & Michigan, Windsor, Toronto, and Montréal in around 34h 48m.
Airlines
Ave. Duration
6h 39m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $3,700
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
Frequency
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
Frequency
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $2,100
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
Frequency
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Train operators
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $160

Truro, Canada

Truro is a town in central Nova Scotia, Canada. Truro is the shire town of Colchester County and is located on the south side of the Salmon River floodplain, close to the river's mouth at the eastern end of Cobequid Bay. - Wikipedia

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