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There are 3 ways to get from Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Thunder Bay by plane or car

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  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Thunder Bay (YQT)

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Halifax (YHZ) to Thunder Bay (YQT) flights

The flight time between Halifax (YHZ) and Thunder Bay (YQT) is around 8h 10m and covers a distance of around 1998 km. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 31m. The fastest flight normally takes 5h 5m. Services are operated by Air Canada, WestJet, Swoop and others. Typically 131 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
4h 38m
Layover time:
3h 31m
Total time:
8h 10m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
5h 5m
Flight distance:
1998 km
Flights per week:
131
Cheapest price:
$170
Carbon emissions:
661 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
05:45
Last flight departs at:
18:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Halifax (YHZ) to Thunder Bay (YQT) flight schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Thunder Bay is to drive which costs $290 - $430 and takes 33h 21m.

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The fastest way to get from Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Thunder Bay is to fly. Taking this option will cost $390 - $1,300 and takes 5h 11m.

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The distance between Halifax Airport (YHZ) and Thunder Bay is 1993 km. The road distance is 2789.7 km.

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It takes approximately 5h 11m to get from Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Thunder Bay, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Halifax Airport to Thunder Bay Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 5m and has one stopover.

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Thunder Bay is 1h behind Halifax Airport (YHZ). It is currently 12:18 PM in Halifax Airport (YHZ) and 11:18 AM in Thunder Bay.

Yes, the driving distance between Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Thunder Bay is 2790 km. It takes approximately 33h 21m to drive from Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Thunder Bay.

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WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Halifax Airport to Thunder Bay Airport.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Thunder Bay. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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Map of how to get from Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Thunder Bay.
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  • Distance: 1993.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 11m

What companies run services between Halifax Airport (YHZ), Canada and Thunder Bay, ON, Canada?

Air Canada, WestJet and two other airlines fly from Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Thunder Bay hourly.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Halifax to Thunder Bay via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Halifax to Thunder Bay via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Halifax to Thunder Bay via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Halifax to Thunder Bay via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Halifax to Hancock via Toronto, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,700
Flights from Halifax to Hancock via Montreal, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,700
Flights from Halifax to Hancock via Toronto, Cleveland, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,700
Flights from Halifax to Hancock via Philadelphia, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Halifax to Hancock via Philadelphia, Columbus, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Halifax to Hancock via Philadelphia, Indianapolis, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Halifax to Thunder Bay via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Flights from Halifax to Thunder Bay via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $2,000
Flights from Halifax to Thunder Bay via Toronto, Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $2,100

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