There are 10 ways to get from Halifax to Philadelphia by plane, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Philadelphia  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Philadelphia (PHL) YHZ - PHL

$189 - $1,309

Cheapest option

Fly to Newark, train  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Newark (EWR) YHZ - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$138 - $437

8 alternative options

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  7 h 10 min

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

$202 - $554

Fly to Baltimore, train  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Baltimore (BWI) YHZ - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$232 - $527

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  9 h 22 min

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

$236 - $773

Bus, car ferry, train  •  20 h 26 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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$298 - $664

Bus, car ferry  •  21 h 17 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 bus from Boston, Ma to Philadelphia, Pa

$168 - $319

Bus  •  27 h 30 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
  5. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa

$215 - $327

Train  •  34 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Halifax to Saint-Lambert
  2. Take the train from St-Lambert Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$236 - $723

Drive  •  16 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Halifax to Philadelphia 1001.8 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Halifax to Philadelphia is to drive which costs $170 - $260 and takes 16 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Halifax to Philadelphia is to fly and train which costs $260 - $750 and takes 7 h 10 min.

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The distance between Halifax and Philadelphia is 1085 km. The road distance is 1602.8 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 7 h 15 min to get from Halifax to Philadelphia, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Halifax to Philadelphia. However, there are services departing from Marriott Harbourfront Hotel and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa via Moncton, NB, Rivière-du-Loup, Montreal, QC and New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Halifax to Philadelphia station. However, there are services departing from Halifax and arriving at Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak via St-Lambert Amtrak and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 31 min.

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What companies run services between Halifax, NS, Canada and Philadelphia, PA, USA?

Air Canada, WestJet and five other airlines fly from Halifax to Philadelphia every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Halifax to Philadelphia via Moncton, NB, Rivière-du-Loup, PQ, Rivière-du-Loup, Montréal, Montreal, QC, New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, and New York, Ny in around 27 h 30 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Halifax to Philadelphia via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $3,300
Flights from Halifax to Philadelphia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $3,300
Flights from Halifax to Philadelphia via Ottawa, Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,300
Flights from Halifax to Philadelphia via St John, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $3,300
Flights from Halifax to Philadelphia via Moncton, Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,300
Flights from Halifax to Philadelphia via Boston, Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,300
Flights from Halifax to Philadelphia via Sydney, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $3,300
Flights from Halifax to Philadelphia via Charlottetown, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $3,300
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
Flights from Halifax to Baltimore via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,800
Flights from Halifax to Baltimore via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,700
Flights from Halifax to Baltimore via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,800
Flights from Halifax to Baltimore via Boston, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,800
Flights from Halifax to Baltimore via Moncton, Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,700
Flights from Halifax to Baltimore via St John, Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,700
Flights from Halifax to Baltimore via Ottawa, Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,800
Flights from Halifax to Baltimore via Charlottetown, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,800
Flights from Halifax to Baltimore via St John, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,800
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
Monday to Friday
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
Monday to Friday
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 Philadelphia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $3,300
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
Flights from Halifax to Baltimore via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,800
Flights from Halifax to Baltimore via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
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
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$160 - $310
First Class Seat
$260 - $430
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
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
Bus from Boston, Ma to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $85
Bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
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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