There are 3 ways to get from Halifax to St. John's by plane, bus, ferry, car or car ferry

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Fly  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to St Johns (YYT) YHZ - YYT

$120 - $571

2 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  26 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Dartmouth to North Sydney, NS
  2. Take the ferry from North Sydney, NS to Argentia
  3. Take the bus from Whitbourne to St. John’s MUN University Centre

$238 - $289

Drive, car ferry  •  21 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Halifax to North Sydney, NS
  2. Take the car ferry from North Sydney, NS to Port aux Basques
  3. Drive from Port aux Basques to St. John's

$135 - $191

Questions & Answers

The distance between Halifax and St. John's is 897 km.

The best way to get from Halifax to St. John's without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 26 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to get from Halifax to St. John's, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Halifax Airport to St Johns Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 28 min.

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St. John's is 30 min ahead of Halifax. It is currently 10:01 AM in Halifax and 10:31 AM in St. John's.

WestJet, Air Canada and Porter Airlines offer flights from Halifax Airport to St Johns Airport.

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There are 66+ hotels available in St. John's. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Halifax to Halifax Airport is to Halifax Airport Shuttle which takes 40 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Halifax to St. John's.
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  • Distance: 560.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 23 min

What companies run services between Halifax, NS, Canada and St. John's, NL, Canada?

Air Canada, Porter Airlines and WestJet fly from Halifax to St. John's every 2 hours.

Airlines
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Halifax to St Johns
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Halifax to St Johns
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Halifax to St Johns
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Bus operators
DRL-LR
Website
drl-lr.com
Bus from Whitbourne to St. John’s MUN University Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
drl-lr.com
Ferry operators
Marine Atlantic
Phone
+1 800-341-7981
Website
marineatlantic.ca
Ferry from North Sydney, NS to Argentia
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$88 - $93
Schedules at
marineatlantic.ca
Car ferry from North Sydney, NS to Port aux Basques
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Schedules at
marineatlantic.ca

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