There are 5 ways to get from New Hampshire to Nova Scotia by bus, plane, car ferry or car

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I-93, fly to Sydney  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the I-93 from Salem, NH-exit 2 to Logan Airport
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Sydney (YQY) BOS - YQY

$218 - $529

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I-93, fly to Halifax  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the I-93 from Salem, NH-exit 2 to Logan Airport
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Halifax (YHZ) BOS - YHZ

$137 - $374

3 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  16 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me
  3. Take the car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
  4. Take the bus from Yarmouth to Halifax

$143 - $251

I-93, bus, car ferry  •  18 h 2 min

  1. Take the I-93 from Manchester, NH to Logan Airport
  2. Take the bus from Logan Airport to Portland, ME
  3. Take the car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
  4. Take the bus from Yarmouth to Halifax

$154 - $239

Drive  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Manchester to Halifax 684.5 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The distance between New Hampshire and Nova Scotia is 438 miles. The road distance is 684.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New Hampshire to Nova Scotia without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 16 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 48 min to get from New Hampshire to Nova Scotia, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Boston Airport to Sydney Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 16 min and has one stopover.

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Nova Scotia is 1 h ahead of New Hampshire. It is currently 2:38 PM in New Hampshire and 3:38 PM in Nova Scotia.

Yes, the driving distance between New Hampshire to Nova Scotia is 684 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 8 min to drive from New Hampshire to Nova Scotia.

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

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There are 16+ hotels available in Nova Scotia. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New Hampshire to Nova Scotia.
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  • Distance: 438.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 48 min

What companies run services between New Hampshire, USA and Nova Scotia, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Salem to Glace Bay. However, you can take the taxi to Salem, NH-exit 2, take the I-93 to Logan Airport, take the walk to Boston airport, fly to Sydney, then take the taxi to Glace Bay. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Salem, NH-exit 2, take the I-93 to Logan Airport, take the walk to Boston airport, fly to Halifax, take the walk to Silver Dart Dr At Halifax Airport, take the line 320 bus to Bridge Terminal Bay 10, take the walk to Bridge Terminal Bay 15, then take the line 87 bus to Lower Sackville.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Halifax
Ave. Duration
9 h 3 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Montreal, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Boston to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
8 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Boston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Bus operators
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from Salem, NH-exit 2 to Logan Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
tickets.bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from Manchester, NH to Logan Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
tickets.bostonexpressbus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Concord Coach Lines
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
Ferry operators
Northumberland Ferries
Phone
+1 877-762-7245
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Schedules at
ferries.ca
Book at
ferries.ca
Adult Off-Peak
$80
Adult Peak (July1 - Sept14)
$107
Vehicle Off-Peak
$149
Vehicle Peak (July1 - Sept14)
$199

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