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There are 8 ways to get from New Haven to Halifax by train, plane, bus, car ferry 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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Train to Newark, fly  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Halifax (YHZ) EWR - YHZ

$206 - $599

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Bus  •  20 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from New Haven, CT to Boston, MA - South Station Ny
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Bangor, ME
  3. Take the bus from Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach to Houlton, Maine
  4. Take the bus from Woodstock, NB to Moncton, NB
  5. Take the bus from Moncton, NB to Halifax, NS

$154 - $222

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Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Halifax (YHZ) LGA - YHZ

$205 - $551

Train to Boston, fly  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Halifax (YHZ) BOS - YHZ

$218 - $624

Train to Hartford, fly  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven to Hartford Amtrak
  2. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Halifax (YHZ) BDL - YHZ

$262 - $1,565

Train, bus, car ferry  •  18 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Boston South Station
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME
  3. Take the car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
  4. Take the bus from Yarmouth to Halifax

$241 - $493

Train  •  35 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to St-Lambert Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Saint-Lambert to Halifax

$282 - $619

Drive  •  13 h 35 min

  1. Drive from New Haven to Halifax 828.5 miles

$110 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from New Haven to Halifax is to drive which costs $110 - $160 and takes 13 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Haven to Halifax is to train and fly which costs $210 - $650 and takes 7 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New Haven station to Halifax. However, there are services departing from New Haven Union Station and arriving at Halifax via New York Penn Station and Saint-Lambert. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 41 min.

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The distance between New Haven and Halifax is 529 miles. The road distance is 828.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New Haven to Halifax without a car is to train and bus and car ferry which takes 18 h 26 min and costs $240 - $500.

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It takes approximately 7 h 19 min to get from New Haven to Halifax, including transfers.

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New Haven to Halifax train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at New Haven Union Station.

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The best way to get from New Haven to Halifax is to bus which takes 20 h 58 min and costs $150 - $230. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $280 - $650 and takes 35 h 41 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Halifax Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 2 min.

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Halifax is 1 h ahead of New Haven. It is currently 3:36 PM in New Haven and 4:36 PM in Halifax.

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  • Distance: 528.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 19 min

What companies run services between New Haven, CT, USA and Halifax, NS, Canada?

You can take a bus from New Haven to Halifax via Boston, MA - South Station, Bangor, ME, Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach, Houlton, Maine, Woodstock, NB, and Moncton, NB in around 20 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from New Haven to Halifax via New York Penn Station, St-Lambert Amtrak, and Saint-Lambert in around 35 h 41 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Boston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Boston to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,100
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Toronto, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
9 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Toronto, Moncton
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $2,200
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Toronto, Saint John
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Boston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Hartford to Halifax via Washington Dulles, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $2,300
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Boston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Boston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Train from New Haven Union Station to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$100 - $220
First Class Seat
$180 - $270
Train from New Haven Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$100 - $220
First Class Seat
$180 - $270
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven to Hartford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from New York Penn Station to St-Lambert Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Saint-Lambert to Halifax
Ave. Duration
21 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $260
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$120 - $140
Economy
$150 - $210
EconomyPlus
$180 - $260
Business
$270 - $370
Bus operators
Concord Coach Lines
Website
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Bangor, ME
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Boston Sth Station, MA to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
amtrak.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
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from New Haven, CT to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
boltbus.com
Cyr Bus Line
Website
johntcyrandsons.com
Bus from Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach to Houlton, Maine
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
johntcyrandsons.com
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Woodstock, NB to Moncton, NB
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Moncton, NB to Halifax, NS
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
maritimebus.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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New Haven to Halifax train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Halifax station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Haven to Halifax is 828 miles. It takes approximately 13 h 35 min to drive from New Haven to Halifax.

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Porter Airlines, United Airlines and Air Canada offer flights from Newark Airport to Halifax Airport.

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