There are 8 ways to get from Halifax to New York by plane, subway, train, bus, car ferry, night bus or car

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

Fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to New York La Guardia (LGA) YHZ - LGA
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to W 4 St

$127 - $342

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Fly to Newark, train  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Newark (EWR) YHZ - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station

$128 - $392

Fly to New York JFK  •  7 h 50 min

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

$161 - $563

Bus, car ferry, train  •  19 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Halifax to Yarmouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Yarmouth to Portland, ME
  3. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
  4. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station

$213 - $394

Bus  •  25 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Marriott Harbourfront Hotel to Moncton, NB 101
  2. Take the bus from Moncton, NB to Rivière-du-Loup, PQ 700
  3. Take the bus from Rivière-du-Loup to Montréal
  4. Take the bus from Montreal, QC to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal

$201 - $292

Train, night bus  •  30 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Halifax to Montréal VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Montreal, Pq to New York, Ny 4029 / ...

$147 - $451

Train  •  32 h 59 min

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

$161 - $513

Drive  •  15 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Halifax to New York 908.5 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Halifax to New York is to drive which costs $150 - $230 and takes 15 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Halifax to New York is to fly and subway which costs $160 - $450 and takes 5 h 40 min.

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The distance between Halifax and New York is 956 km. The road distance is 1453.6 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from Halifax to New York, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Halifax to New York. However, there are services departing from Marriott Harbourfront Hotel and arriving at New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal via Moncton, NB, Rivière-du-Loup and Montreal, QC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 20 min.

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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. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 59 min.

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

WestJet, Delta and four other airlines fly from Halifax to New York hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Halifax to New York via Moncton, NB, Rivière-du-Loup, PQ, Rivière-du-Loup, Montréal, and Montreal, QC in around 25 h 20 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Halifax to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Halifax to Newark via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Halifax to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Halifax to Newark via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via New York La Guardia, Boston
Ave. Duration
9 h 21 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via New York La Guardia, Boston
Ave. Duration
9 h 21 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via New York La Guardia, Burlington
Ave. Duration
9 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Halifax to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Halifax to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Halifax to Newark via Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,500
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$75 - $160
Business Class
$110 - $200
First Class
$291
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Halifax to Montréal
Ave. Duration
22 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$100 - $140
Economy
$180 - $250
Economy Plus
$250 - $350
Business
$260 - $370
Business Plus/Sleeper
$470 - $650
Train from Halifax to Saint-Lambert
Ave. Duration
21 h 44 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$100 - $140
Economy
$180 - $250
Economy Plus
$250 - $350
Business
$260 - $370
Business Plus/Sleeper
$470 - $650
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St-Lambert Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Bus operators
Amero Shuttle
Website
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Bus from Halifax to Yarmouth
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Night bus from Montreal, Pq to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Marriott Harbourfront Hotel to Moncton, NB
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Moncton, NB to Rivière-du-Loup, PQ
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Montreal, QC to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Ferry operators
Northumberland Ferries
Phone
+1 877-762-7245
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Yarmouth to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Schedules at
ferries.ca
Book at
ferries.ca
Adult Off-Peak
$80
Adult Peak (July1 - Sept14)
$107
Vehicle Off-Peak
$149
Vehicle Peak (July1 - Sept14)
$199

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