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There are 7 ways to get from Edmonton to Nova Scotia by plane, bus, train, car or car ferry

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Fly Edmonton to Sydney  •  9h 14m

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Sydney (YQY) YEG - YQY

$421 - $1,525

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Bus to Calgary, fly to Halifax  •  11h 26m

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

$261 - $665

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Fly Edmonton to Halifax  •  9h

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

$360 - $560

Fly Edmonton to Moncton, train  •  13h 10m

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Moncton (YQM) YEG - YQM
  2. Take the train from Moncton to Truro

$406 - $1,408

Train  •  3 days 22h

  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 9h

  1. Take the train from Edmonton to Toronto
  2. Take the bus from Toronto to Washington
  3. Take the train from Washington Union 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

$611 - $1,084

Drive  •  2 days 9h

  1. Drive from Edmonton to Halifax 3367.9 miles

$440 - $650

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The cheapest way to get from Edmonton to Nova Scotia is to fly which costs $470 - $750 and takes 9h.

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The quickest way to get from Edmonton to Nova Scotia is to fly which costs $470 - $750 and takes 9h.

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The distance between Edmonton and Nova Scotia is 3676 km. The road distance is 5388.7 km.

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

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It takes approximately 9h 14m to get from Edmonton to Nova Scotia, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Edmonton to Nova Scotia is to fly which takes 9h 14m and costs $550 - $2,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $700 - $1,300 and takes 3 days 22h.

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There is no direct flight from Edmonton Airport to Sydney Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 24m and has one stopover.

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Nova Scotia is 3h ahead of Edmonton. It is currently 5:14 AM in Edmonton and 8:14 AM in Nova Scotia.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Edmonton to Nova Scotia.
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  • Distance: 2297.3 miles
  • Duration: 9h 14m

What companies run services between Edmonton, AB, Canada and Nova Scotia, Canada?

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

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Edmonton to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
10h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,400
Flights from Edmonton to Sydney via Montreal, Halifax
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Edmonton to Sydney via Calgary, Halifax
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,400
Flights from Edmonton to Sydney via Ottawa, Halifax
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Edmonton to Sydney via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,400
Flights from Edmonton to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Edmonton to Halifax via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Edmonton to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Calgary to Halifax
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $800
Flights from Calgary to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $800
Flights from Calgary to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $800
Flights from Edmonton to Moncton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Edmonton to Moncton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Edmonton to Moncton via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Edmonton to Moncton via Calgary, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Edmonton to Moncton via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Edmonton to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,600
Flights from Edmonton to Sydney via Calgary, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9h 9m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,600
Flights from Edmonton to Sydney via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 49m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Flights from Edmonton to Sydney via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
12h 9m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,600
Flights from Edmonton to Sydney via Ottawa, Halifax
Ave. Duration
12h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,500
Flights from Edmonton to Halifax
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $900
Flights from Edmonton to Halifax via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $900
Flights from Edmonton to Halifax via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 54m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $900
Flights from Edmonton to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $900
Flights from Edmonton to Halifax via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8h 3m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$450 - $900
Flights from Calgary to Halifax
Ave. Duration
4h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,000
Flights from Calgary to Halifax via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,000
Flights from Calgary to Halifax via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,000
Flights from Calgary to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,000
Flights from Calgary to Halifax via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8h 3m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,000
Flights from Edmonton to Moncton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Edmonton to Moncton via Calgary, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9h 12m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Swoop
Website
flyswoop.com
Flights from Edmonton to Halifax via Hamilton
Ave. Duration
8h 33m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Moncton to Truro
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $50
Economy
$45 - $70
EconomyPlus
$65 - $95
Business
$70 - $100
Train from Edmonton to Toronto
Ave. Duration
2 days 17h
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
4h 54m
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
21h 51m
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New London Union Station
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Business Seat
$140 - $220
Bus operators
Amero Shuttle
Website
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Bus from Yarmouth to Halifax
Ave. Duration
5h
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
5h 30m
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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There are 15+ hotels available in Nova Scotia. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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