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There are 5 ways to get from Edmonton to Halifax by plane, bus, train, car or car ferry

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Fly from Edmonton  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Halifax (YHZ) YEG - YHZ

$364 - $576

Cheapest option

Bus to Calgary, fly  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Edmonton - Downtown Office to Calgary International Airport
  2. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Halifax (YHZ) YYC - YHZ

$265 - $681

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 days 22 h

  1. Take the train from Edmonton to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Montréal
  3. Take the train from Montréal to Halifax

$548 - $976

Train, bus, drive, car ferry  •  4 days 4 h

  1. Take the train from Edmonton to Toronto
  2. Take the bus from Toronto to 30th St. Station Philadelphia
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New London Union Station
  4. Drive from New London Union Station to Portland, ME
  5. Take the car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
  6. Take the bus from Yarmouth to Halifax

$586 - $1,069

Drive  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Drive from Edmonton to Halifax 3367.9 miles

$440 - $650

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The cheapest way to get from Edmonton to Halifax is to fly which costs $470 - $800 and takes 7 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edmonton to Halifax is to fly which costs $470 - $800 and takes 7 h 56 min.

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The distance between Edmonton and Halifax is 3683 km. The road distance is 5388.7 km.

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The best way to get from Edmonton to Halifax without a car is to train which takes 3 days 22 h and costs $700 - $1,300.

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It takes approximately 7 h 56 min to get from Edmonton to Halifax, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Edmonton to Halifax is to fly which takes 7 h 56 min and costs $470 - $800. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $700 - $1,300 and takes 3 days 22 h.

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The quickest flight from Edmonton Airport to Halifax Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 42 min.

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Halifax is 3 h ahead of Edmonton. It is currently 4:53 AM in Edmonton and 7:53 AM in Halifax.

Yes, the driving distance between Edmonton to Halifax is 5389 km. It takes approximately 2 days 9 h to drive from Edmonton to Halifax.

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Air Canada and WestJet offer flights from Edmonton Airport to Halifax Airport.

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Map of how to get from Edmonton to Halifax.
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  • Distance: 2301.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 56 min

What companies run services between Edmonton, AB, Canada and Halifax, NS, Canada?

WestJet and Air Canada fly from Edmonton to Halifax hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Edmonton to Halifax via Edmonton, Toronto, and Montréal in around 3 days 22 h.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Edmonton to Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $900
Flights from Edmonton to Halifax via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $900
Flights from Edmonton to Halifax via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $900
Flights from Edmonton to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $900
Flights from Edmonton to Halifax via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$450 - $900
Flights from Edmonton to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
9 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $900
Flights from Calgary to Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,000
Flights from Calgary to Halifax via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,000
Flights from Calgary to Halifax via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,000
Flights from Calgary to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,000
Flights from Calgary to Halifax via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Edmonton to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Edmonton to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Edmonton to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
9 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Calgary to Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $800
Flights from Calgary to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $800
Flights from Calgary to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $800
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Edmonton to Toronto
Ave. Duration
2 days 17 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$310 - $550
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$275 - $290
Economy
$310 - $440
EconomyPlus
$370 - $550
Business
$550 - $850
Train from Toronto to Montréal
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$55 - $75
Economy
$75 - $110
EconomyPlus
$100 - $150
Business
$130 - $180
Train from Montréal to Halifax
Ave. Duration
21 h 51 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $260
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$120 - $140
Economy
$150 - $210
EconomyPlus
$180 - $260
Business
$270 - $380
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New London Union Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Bus operators
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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