There are 8 ways to get from Milwaukee to Nova Scotia by plane, bus, train, car or car ferry

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 Sydney  •  9 h 56 min

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

$307 - $1,234

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  43 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI to Chicago
  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

$191 - $555

6 alternative options

Fly to Halifax  •  9 h 18 min

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

$256 - $1,519

Fly to Moncton, bus  •  11 h 44 min

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

$265 - $1,055

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

$269 - $851

Bus, drive, car ferry  •  40 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to New York, Ny
  3. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1, Kennedy Plaza, Providence
  4. Drive from Rt 1A Before S Main to Portland, ME
  5. Take the car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
  6. Take the bus from Yarmouth to Halifax

$273 - $436

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

$278 - $839

Drive  •  29 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Milwaukee to Halifax 1781.4 miles

$230 - $350

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

Air Canada, Delta and four other airlines fly from Milwaukee to Glace Bay hourly. 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, Halifax
Ave. Duration
10 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $2,600
Flights from Milwaukee to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
14 h 3 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $2,500
Flights from Milwaukee to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $2,600
Flights from Milwaukee to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Halifax via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Halifax via Toronto, Boston
Ave. Duration
8 h 49 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Halifax via Toronto, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Moncton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Moncton via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Moncton via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
12 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $2,300
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Sydney via New York La Guardia, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 59 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Milwaukee to Sydney via Boston, Halifax
Ave. Duration
11 h 57 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $2,100
Flights from Milwaukee to Sydney via Detroit, Toronto
Ave. Duration
12 h 22 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Sydney via Boston, Toronto
Ave. Duration
12 h 34 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Milwaukee to Sydney via Minneapolis, Toronto
Ave. Duration
12 h 36 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Milwaukee to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
8 h 38 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Flights from Milwaukee to Moncton via Detroit, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Milwaukee to Moncton via Minneapolis, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 42 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Sydney via Atlanta, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 28 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Milwaukee to Sydney via New York La Guardia, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 59 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Milwaukee to Sydney via Detroit, Toronto
Ave. Duration
12 h 22 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Sydney via Boston, Toronto
Ave. Duration
12 h 34 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Milwaukee to Sydney via Minneapolis, Toronto
Ave. Duration
12 h 36 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Milwaukee to Halifax via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,800
Flights from Milwaukee to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
8 h 38 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Halifax via Newark
Ave. Duration
9 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Milwaukee to Halifax via Toronto, Boston
Ave. Duration
8 h 49 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Moncton via Orlando
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Train operators
Amtrak
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
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
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
$85 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$220 - $310
Train from Montréal to Halifax
Ave. Duration
21 h 51 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$100 - $150
Economy
$180 - $250
Economy Plus
$250 - $360
Business
$270 - $380
Business Plus/Sleeper
$480 - $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 - $150
Economy
$180 - $250
Economy Plus
$250 - $350
Business
$270 - $380
Business Plus/Sleeper
$480 - $700
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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 New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1, Kennedy Plaza, Providence
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Amero Shuttle
Website
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Bus from Yarmouth to Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Chicago, IL to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
11 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $95
Standard Fare
$80 - $120
Refundable
$90 - $130
Megabus CA
Ferry operators
Northumberland Ferries
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$107
Schedules at
ferries.ca
Book at
ferries.ca

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Milwaukee to Nova Scotia?

The distance between Milwaukee and Nova Scotia is 1982 km. The road distance is 2850 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Milwaukee to Nova Scotia?

The cheapest way to get from Milwaukee to Nova Scotia is to drive which costs $230 - $350 and takes 29 h 17 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Milwaukee to Nova Scotia?

The quickest way to get from Milwaukee to Nova Scotia is to fly which takes 9 h 18 min and costs $250 - $1,600.

Is there a direct train between Milwaukee and Nova Scotia?

No, there is no direct train from Milwaukee 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.

How long does it take to get from Milwaukee to Nova Scotia?

It takes approximately 9 h 56 min to get from Milwaukee to Nova Scotia, including transfers.