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There are 5 ways to get from Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Prince Edward Island by plane, bus, car or car ferry

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Fly to Charlottetown, line 1 bus  •  2h 25m

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Charlottetown (YYG) YHZ - YYG
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Charlottetown Mall to Confederation Centre

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Drive, car ferry  •  3h 31m

  1. Drive from Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Caribou, NS
  2. Take the car ferry from Caribou, NS to Wood Islands, PEI
  3. Drive from Wood Islands, PEI to Charlottetown

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Fly to Moncton, bus  •  4h 50m

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Moncton (YQM) YHZ - YQM
  2. Take the bus from Moncton Airport to Amherst, NS
  3. Take the bus from Amherst, NS to Summerside

Bus  •  7h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Dartmouth to Truro, NS
  2. Take the bus from Truro, NS to Amherst, NS
  3. Take the bus from Amherst, NS to Charlottetown

Drive  •  3h 23m

  1. Drive from Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Charlottetown 297.3 km

Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Prince Edward Island by bus and walk

The journey time between Halifax Airport (YHZ) and Prince Edward Island is around 5h 40m and covers a distance of around 368 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 40m. Operated by Metro Transit - HRM and Maritimebus, the Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Prince Edward Island service departs from Silver Dart Dr At Halifax Airport and arrives in Charlottetown. Typically four services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
4h 39m
Layover time:
1h
Total time:
5h 40m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
5h 40m
Journey distance:
368 km
Services per week:
4
Cheapest price:
$72
Carbon emissions:
45 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
11:15
Last service departs at:
11:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Prince Edward Island bus and walk schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Prince Edward Island is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 3h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Prince Edward Island is to fly and line 1 bus which costs $100 - $1,300 and takes 2h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Prince Edward Island. However, there are services departing from Silver Dart Dr At Halifax Airport and arriving at Charlottetown via Dartmouth, Truro, NS and Amherst, NS. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 45m.

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The distance between Halifax Airport (YHZ) and Prince Edward Island is 164 km. The road distance is 297.3 km.

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The best way to get from Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Prince Edward Island without a car is to bus which takes 7h 45m and costs $70 - $160.

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It takes approximately 2h 25m to get from Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Prince Edward Island, including transfers.

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Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Prince Edward Island bus services, operated by Maritimebus, depart from Dartmouth station.

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The quickest flight from Halifax Airport to Charlottetown Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Prince Edward Island bus services, operated by Maritimebus, arrive at Charlottetown station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Prince Edward Island is 297 km. It takes approximately 3h 23m to drive from Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Prince Edward Island.

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Map of how to get from Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Prince Edward Island.
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  • Distance: 163.8 km
  • Duration: 2h 25m

What companies run services between Halifax Airport (YHZ), Canada and Prince Edward Island, Canada?

You can take a bus from Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Charlottetown via Bridge Terminal Bay 10, Dartmouth, Truro, NS, and Amherst, NS in around 7h 45m.

Airlines
PAL Airlines
Website
palaerospace.com
Flights from Halifax to Charlottetown
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $240
Flights from Halifax to Moncton
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $210
Bus operators
T3 Transit
Phone
+1 902-566-9962
Website
t3transit.ca
Bus from Charlottetown Mall to Confederation Centre
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
T3 Transit
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Moncton Airport to Amherst, NS
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Amherst, NS to Summerside
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Dartmouth to Truro, NS
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $75
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Truro, NS to Amherst, NS
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Amherst, NS to Charlottetown
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Book at
maritimebus.com
Ferry operators
Northumberland Ferries
Phone
+1 877-762-7245
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Caribou, NS to Wood Islands, PEI
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $80
Schedules at
ferries.ca
Book at
ferries.ca
Adult
$20
Vehicle + Passenger
$79

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PAL Airlines offers flights from Halifax Airport to Charlottetown Airport.

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There are 66+ hotels available in Prince Edward Island. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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