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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Halifax to Amherst VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the bus from Amherst to Borden 305

$115 - $202

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Halifax to Caribou, NS
  2. Take the car ferry from Caribou, NS to Wood Islands, PEI
  3. Drive from Wood Islands, PEI to Cavendish Beach

$37 - $48

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Marriott Harbourfront Hotel to Amherst, NS 101, 103,105
  2. Take the bus from Amherst, NS to Crapaud 301, 303, 304

$98 - $134

Drive  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Halifax to Cavendish Beach 198.6 miles

$26 - $40

Fly, taxi  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Charlottetown (YYG) YHZ - YYG
  2. Take a taxi from Charlottetown to Cavendish Beach

$242 - $447

What companies run services between Halifax, NS, Canada and Cavendish Beach, PE, Canada?

You can take a bus from Halifax to Cavendish Beach via Amherst, NS and Crapaud in around 5 h 57 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Halifax to Charlottetown
Ave. Duration
36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $600
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Halifax to Amherst
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $50
Economy
$45 - $65
Economy Plus
$70 - $100
Business
$65 - $95
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $170
Bus operators
Maritimebus
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Amherst to Borden
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Marriott Harbourfront Hotel to Amherst, NS
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Amherst, NS to Crapaud
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Ferry operators
Northumberland Ferries
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Caribou, NS to Wood Islands, PEI
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
ferries.ca
Book at
ferries.ca
Other operators
Taxi from Charlottetown to Cavendish Beach
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
City Taxi
Phone
+1 902-892-6567
Website
citytaxipei.com
Yellow Cab Pei
Phone
+1 902-566-6666
Website
yellowcabpei.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Halifax to Cavendish Beach?

The distance between Halifax and Cavendish Beach is 207 km. The road distance is 318 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Halifax to Cavendish Beach?

The cheapest way to get from Halifax to Cavendish Beach is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 3 h 44 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Halifax to Cavendish Beach?

The quickest way to get from Halifax to Cavendish Beach is to fly and taxi which takes 2 h 49 min and costs $300 - $600.

How long does it take to get from Halifax to Cavendish Beach?

It takes approximately 5 h 54 min to get from Halifax to Cavendish Beach, including transfers.