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There are 2 ways to get from Digby to Halifax by car ferry, bus, train or car

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Car ferry, bus, train  •  12h 24m

  1. Take the car ferry from Digby to Saint John, NB
  2. Take the bus from Saint John, NB to Moncton, NB
  3. Take the train from Moncton to Halifax

$141 - $322

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2h 36m

  1. Drive from Digby to Halifax 228.6 km

$23 - $35

Digby → Halifax
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The cost-effective way to get from Digby to Halifax is to drive, which costs $23 - $35 and takes 2h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Digby to Halifax is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 2h 36m.

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The distance between Digby and Halifax is 173 km. The road distance is 228.6 km.

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It takes approximately 12h 24m to get from Digby to Halifax, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Digby to Halifax is 229 km. It takes approximately 2h 36m to drive from Digby to Halifax.

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There are 194+ hotels available in Halifax. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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  • Distance: 173 km
  • Duration: 12h 24m

What companies run services between Digby, NS, Canada and Halifax, NS, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Digby to Halifax. However, you can take the drive to Digby, take the car ferry to Saint John, NB, take the drive to Saint John, NB, take the bus to Moncton, NB, take the walk to Moncton, then take the train to Halifax. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Halifax.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Moncton to Halifax
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$45 - $65
Business
$110 - $130
Economy
$75 - $85
EconomyPlus
$110 - $160
Bus operators
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Saint John, NB to Moncton, NB
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Book at
maritimebus.com
Ferry operators
Northumberland Ferries
Phone
+1 877-762-7245
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Digby to Saint John, NB
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Schedules at
ferries.ca
Book at
ferries.ca
Adult Off-Peak
$39
Adult Peak (May 13 - October 13)
$49
Vehicle Off-Peak
$113
Vehicle Peak (May 13 - October 13)
$118

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