There are 10 ways to get from Milwaukee to Nova Scotia by plane, bus, car, car ferry or train

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 Milwaukee to Sydney  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Sydney (YQY) MKE - YQY

$307 - $1,221

Cheapest option

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Halifax  •  10 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Halifax (YHZ) ORD - YHZ

$175 - $417

8 alternative options

Fly Milwaukee to Halifax  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Halifax (YHZ) MKE - YHZ

$256 - $1,506

Fly Milwaukee to Charlottetown, drive, car ferry  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Charlottetown (YYG) MKE - YYG
  2. Drive from Charlottetown to Wood Islands, PEI
  3. Take the car ferry from Wood Islands, PEI to Caribou, NS

$343 - $1,328

Fly Milwaukee to Moncton, bus  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Moncton (YQM) MKE - YQM
  2. Take the bus from Moncton Airport to Truro, NS

$265 - $1,042

Train via Toronto  •  40 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Detroit Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Windsor to Toronto
  4. Take the train from Toronto to Montréal
  5. Take the train from Montréal to Halifax

$266 - $807

Bus, train via Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport  •  44 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Toronto - Royal York Hotel
  3. Take the train from Toronto to Montréal
  4. Take the train from Montréal to Halifax

$218 - $678

Bus, train  •  44 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Toronto, On
  3. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Montreal
  4. Take the train from Montréal to Halifax

$200 - $574

Train  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Schenectady Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Schenectady Amtrak to St-Lambert Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Saint-Lambert to Halifax

$275 - $805

Drive  •  29 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Milwaukee to Halifax 1781.4 miles

$230 - $350

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Milwaukee to Nova Scotia is to bus and fly which costs $170 - $420 and takes 10 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milwaukee to Nova Scotia is to fly which costs $300 - $1,300 and takes 7 h 20 min.

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The distance between Milwaukee and Nova Scotia is 1239 miles. The road distance is 1781.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 20 min to get from Milwaukee to Nova Scotia, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Milwaukee station to Nova Scotia. However, there are services departing from Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak and arriving at Halifax via Chicago Union Station Amtrak, Schenectady Amtrak and Saint-Lambert. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 0 h.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to Nova Scotia is to fly which takes 7 h 20 min and costs $300 - $1,300. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $260 - $850 and takes 40 h 19 min.

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Map of how to get from Milwaukee to Nova Scotia.
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  • Distance: 1238.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 20 min

What companies run services between Milwaukee, WI, USA and Nova Scotia, Canada?

Air Canada, Delta and WestJet fly from Milwaukee to Glace Bay every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Milwaukee to Halifax via Chicago Union Station Amtrak, Detroit Amtrak, Windsor, Toronto, and Montréal in around 40 h 19 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $2,500
Flights from Milwaukee to Sydney via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
8 h 38 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $2,600
Flights from Milwaukee to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Halifax via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Halifax via Toronto, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
9 h 21 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Halifax via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Halifax via Toronto, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Halifax via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlottetown via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,900
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlottetown via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,800
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlottetown via Toronto
Ave. Duration
13 h 22 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,800
Flights from Milwaukee to Moncton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Moncton via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Sydney via Detroit, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 53 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Sydney via New York La Guardia, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 54 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Milwaukee to Sydney via New York La Guardia, Halifax
Ave. Duration
10 h 7 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Halifax via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Halifax via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlottetown via Detroit, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlottetown via New York La Guardia, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 39 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlottetown via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlottetown via Minneapolis, Toronto
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Milwaukee to Moncton via New York La Guardia, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 38 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Moncton via Minneapolis, Toronto
Ave. Duration
10 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Milwaukee to Moncton via Detroit, Toronto
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Sydney via Detroit, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 53 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Sydney via Atlanta, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Milwaukee to Sydney via New York La Guardia, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 54 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Milwaukee to Halifax via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,800
Flights from Milwaukee to Halifax via Atlanta, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
9 h 2 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $2,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Halifax via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlottetown via New York La Guardia, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 14 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlottetown via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlottetown via Minneapolis, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlottetown via Detroit, Toronto
Ave. Duration
10 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Milwaukee to Moncton via Detroit, Toronto
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Halifax via Newark
Ave. Duration
9 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Milwaukee to Halifax via Chicago O'Hare, Newark
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Halifax via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlottetown via Chicago O'Hare, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,900
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlottetown via Newark, Montreal
Ave. Duration
10 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,100
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Detroit Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Schenectady Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h 18 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 Schenectady Amtrak to St-Lambert Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 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
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Windsor to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
Train from Toronto to Montréal
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $75
Economy
$80 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$210 - $300
Train from Montréal to Halifax
Ave. Duration
21 h 51 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 - $700
Train from Saint-Lambert to Halifax
Ave. Duration
21 h 26 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
Bus operators
Coach USA
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Chicago, IL to Toronto - Royal York Hotel
Ave. Duration
12 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$75 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Chicago, Il to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Megabus Canada
Ferry operators
Northumberland Ferries
Phone
+1 877-762-7245
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Wood Islands, PEI to Caribou, NS
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
ferries.ca
Book at
ferries.ca

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