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There are 9 ways to get from Halifax to New York by plane, subway, train, bus, car ferry 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.

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Fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  5h 31m

  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

$133 - $359

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Fly to Newark  •  5h 56m

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

$135 - $406

Fly to New York JFK  •  7h 26m

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

$167 - $580

Fly to Philadelphia, train  •  7h 10m

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Philadelphia (PHL) YHZ - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station

$270 - $1,536

Fly to Islip, train  •  11h 40m

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Islip (ISP) YHZ - ISP
  2. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station

$341 - $2,447

Bus, car ferry  •  19h 22m

  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 New York, NY

$170 - $262

Train, bus  •  30h 34m

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

$217 - $347

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

$211 - $426

Drive  •  15h 3m

  1. Drive from Halifax to New York 908.5 miles

$120 - $180

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

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The quickest way to get from Halifax to New York is to fly and subway which costs $170 - $470 and takes 5h 31m.

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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 956 km. The road distance is 1453.6 km.

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The best way to get from Halifax to New York without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 19h 22m and costs $220 - $350.

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It takes approximately 5h 31m 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 56m and costs $170 - $550. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $270 - $600 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.

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New York is 1h behind Halifax. It is currently 8:39 PM in Halifax and 7:39 PM in New York.

Map of how to get from Halifax to New York.
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  • Distance: 597.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 31m

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

United Airlines and Air Canada fly from Halifax to New York every 2 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 Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Halifax to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Halifax to Newark via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Halifax to Newark via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Halifax to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Halifax to Philadelphia via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $3,300
Flights from Halifax to Philadelphia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $3,300
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via Montreal
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via New York La Guardia, Boston
Ave. Duration
7h 51m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Halifax to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Halifax to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Halifax to Newark via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Halifax to Philadelphia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $3,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via Philadelphia, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
7h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,500
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
Flights from Halifax to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
Flights from Halifax to Islip via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8h 14m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $2,400
Flights from Halifax to Islip via Montreal, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via New York La Guardia, Boston
Ave. Duration
7h 51m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Halifax to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,500
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Halifax to Islip via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,900
Flights from Halifax to Islip via Tampa
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,800
Flights from Halifax to Islip via Orlando
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
Flights from Halifax to Islip via Montreal, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $4,000
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Halifax to Islip via Orlando
Ave. Duration
9h 24m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,700
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
LIRR
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
$150 - $260
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$120 - $140
Economy
$150 - $210
EconomyPlus
$180 - $260
Business
$270 - $370
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
$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
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Longueuil, PQ to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
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
5h 30m
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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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 1454 km. It takes approximately 15h 3m to drive from Halifax to New York.

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

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There are 2071+ hotels available in New York. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Halifax to Halifax Airport is to Halifax Airport Shuttle which takes 40m and costs $10 - $25.

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