There are 5 ways to get from Halifax to Vancouver by plane, train 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 Vancouver  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Vancouver (YVR) YHZ - YVR

$262 - $752

4 alternative options

Fly to Abbotsford  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Abbotsford (YXX) YHZ - YXX

$267 - $957

Train Amtrak  •  3 days 23 h

  1. Take the train from Halifax to Saint-Lambert
  2. Take the train from St-Lambert Amtrak to Schenectady Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Schenectady Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Everett Amtrak
  5. Take the train from Everett Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak

$540 - $1,644

Train  •  4 days 18 h

  1. Take the train from Halifax to Montréal
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Toronto
  3. Take the train from Toronto to Vancouver

$430 - $1,610

Drive  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Drive from Halifax to Vancouver 3940.1 miles

$500 - $800

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Halifax to Vancouver is to fly which costs $340 - $1,000 and takes 8 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Halifax to Vancouver is to fly which takes 8 h 30 min and costs $340 - $1,000.

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The distance between Halifax and Vancouver is 4430 km. The road distance is 6304 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 30 min to get from Halifax to Vancouver, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Halifax to Vancouver. However, there are services departing from Halifax and arriving at Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak via St-Lambert Amtrak, Schenectady Amtrak, Chicago Union Station Amtrak and Everett Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 23 h.

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

WestJet and Air Canada fly from Halifax to Vancouver every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Halifax to Vancouver via Saint-Lambert, St-Lambert Amtrak, Schenectady Amtrak, Chicago Union Station Amtrak, and Everett Amtrak in around 3 days 23 h.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Halifax to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Halifax to Vancouver via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Halifax to Vancouver via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Halifax to Abbotsford via Calgary
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Halifax to Abbotsford via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
9 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Halifax to Abbotsford via Calgary, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Halifax to Abbotsford via Edmonton, Calgary
Ave. Duration
11 h 49 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Halifax to Abbotsford via Toronto, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Halifax to Abbotsford via Toronto, Calgary
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Halifax to Abbotsford via Ottawa, Calgary
Ave. Duration
12 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Halifax to Vancouver via Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Halifax to Vancouver via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
8 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Halifax to Vancouver via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Halifax to Vancouver via Calgary
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Halifax to Abbotsford via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Train operators
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
$95 - $340
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$95 - $140
Economy
$180 - $250
Economy Plus
$250 - $340
Business
$260 - $360
Business Plus/Sleeper
$460 - $650
Train from Halifax to Montréal
Ave. Duration
22 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$100 - $140
Economy
$180 - $250
Economy Plus
$250 - $340
Business
$260 - $370
Business Plus/Sleeper
$470 - $650
Train from Montréal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $70
Economy
$80 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$210 - $300
Train from Toronto to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3 days 14 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$280 - $400
Economy
$550 - $750
Economy Plus
$700 - $1,100
Business
$800 - $1,100
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,400 - $2,000
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St-Lambert Amtrak to Schenectady Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
Train from Schenectady Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Room
$440 - $650
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Everett Amtrak
Ave. Duration
44 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$260 - $390
Flexi Coach Seat
$470 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Train from Everett Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$160 - $240

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