There are 6 ways to get from Halifax to New York by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to New York La Guardia  •  5h 32m

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to New York La Guardia (LGA) YHZ - LGA

$149 - $567

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Fly to New York JFK  •  7h 35m

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to New York JFK (JFK) YHZ - JFK

$126 - $569

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Fly to Newark  •  5h 47m

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Newark (EWR) YHZ - EWR

$128 - $465

Train, bus  •  30h 31m

  1. Take the train from Halifax to Saint-Lambert VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from Longueuil, QC to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal

$207 - $332

Train  •  32h 59m

  1. Take the train from Halifax to Saint-Lambert VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from St-Lambert Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station Adirondack

$194 - $319

Drive  •  15h 6m

  1. Drive from Halifax to New York 908.3 miles

$120 - $180

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Halifax to New York is to drive which costs $160 - $240 and takes 15h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Halifax to New York is to fly which costs $200 - $800 and takes 5h 32m.

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No, there is no direct train from Halifax to New York station. However, there are services departing from Halifax and arriving at New York Penn Station via St-Lambert Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 59m.

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The distance between Halifax and New York is 597 miles. The road distance is 908.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Halifax to New York without a car is to train and bus which takes 30h 31m and costs $280 - $460.

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It takes approximately 5h 32m to get from Halifax to New York, including transfers.

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Halifax to New York train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Halifax station.

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The best way to get from Halifax to New York is to fly which takes 5h 32m and costs $200 - $800. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $260 - $440 and takes 32h 59m.

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The quickest flight from Halifax Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 12m.

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New York is 1h behind Halifax. It is currently 2:39 AM in Halifax and 1:39 AM in New York.

Map of how to get from Halifax to New York.
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  • Distance: 597.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 32m

What companies run services between Halifax, NS, Canada and New York, NY, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Halifax to New York every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Halifax to New York via St-Lambert Amtrak Station in around 32h 59m.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Halifax to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $440
Flights from Halifax to Newark via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Halifax to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Halifax to Newark via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $370
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $550
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $550
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via Montreal
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via New York La Guardia, Boston
Ave. Duration
8h 58m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $550
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $550
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $550
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via Montreal
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Halifax to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $440
Flights from Halifax to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Halifax to Saint-Lambert
Ave. Duration
21h 44m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $250
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$110 - $140
Economy
$140 - $200
EconomyPlus
$170 - $250
Business
$250 - $360
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St-Lambert Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Premium
$230 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Seat
$95 - $140
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Longueuil, QC to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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Halifax to New York train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Halifax to New York is 908 miles. It takes approximately 15h 6m to drive from Halifax to New York.

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American Airlines, Delta, WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Halifax Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 2336+ hotels available in New York. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Halifax to Halifax Airport is to line 320 bus which takes 32 min and costs $5.

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