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

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

$109 - $193

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

$36 - $47

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 57 min

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

$91 - $126

Drive  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Halifax to Cavendish Beach 198.6 miles

$26 - $40

Fly  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Charlottetown (YYG) YHZ - YYG

$237 - $442

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Halifax to Cavendish Beach is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 3 h 44 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Halifax to Cavendish Beach is to fly which costs $310 - $600 and takes 2 h 52 min.

More details

The distance between Halifax and Cavendish Beach is 207 km. The road distance is 317.7 km.

Get driving directions

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

More details

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. Alternatively, Air Canada flies from Halifax to Cavendish Beach 4 times a day.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Halifax to Charlottetown
Ave. Duration
38 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 - $95
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$45 - $65
Economy Plus
$70 - $95
Business
$65 - $90
Business Plus/Sleeper
$110 - $170
Bus operators
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
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
$27 - $40
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 - $21
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Ferry operators
Northumberland Ferries
Phone
+1 877-762-7245
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Caribou, NS to Wood Islands, PEI
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
ferries.ca
Book at
ferries.ca

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Slovenia: Getting from Ljubljana to Lake Bled, Train travel in Spain: A guide to Renfe and Want to know more about US trains? - to help you get the most out of your next trip.