There are 3 ways to get from Halifax to Sydney by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Sydney (YQY) YHZ - YQY

$208 - $694

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Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Dartmouth to Sydney, NS Halifax / Sydney

$55 - $75

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Drive  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Halifax to Sydney 250.3 miles

$30 - $50

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dartmouth and arriving at Sydney, NS. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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The distance between Halifax and Sydney is 312 km. The road distance is 400.5 km.

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The best way to get from Halifax to Sydney without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to get from Halifax to Sydney, including transfers.

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Halifax to Sydney bus services, operated by Maritimebus, depart from Dartmouth station.

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The best way to get from Halifax to Sydney is to fly which takes 2 h 44 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Halifax Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 51 min.

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Halifax to Sydney bus services, operated by Maritimebus, arrive at Sydney, NS station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Halifax to Sydney is 401 km. It takes approximately 4 h 41 min to drive from Halifax to Sydney.

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WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Halifax Airport to Sydney Airport.

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Map of how to get from Halifax to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 195.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 44 min

What companies run services between Halifax, NS, Canada and Sydney, NS, Canada?

WestJet and Air Canada fly from Halifax to Sydney every 4 hours. Alternatively, Maritimebus operates a bus from Halifax to Sydney once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $75 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Halifax to Sydney
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Halifax to Sydney
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
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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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