There are 6 ways to get from Newark to Halifax by plane, train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Newark  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Halifax (YHZ) EWR - YHZ

$112 - $374

5 alternative options

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  6 h 23 min

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

$157 - $383

Bus  •  34 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Montreal, Pq
  2. Take the bus from Montreal to Saint-Siméon, Capitale-Nationale, Quebec
  3. Take the bus from Rivière-du-Loup, PQ to Moncton, NB 700
  4. Take the bus from Moncton, NB to Marriott Harbourfront Hotel

$226 - $384

Bus, train  •  33 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Longueuil, PQ
  2. Take the train from Saint-Lambert to Halifax VIA Rail / ...

$156 - $444

Train  •  34 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to St-Lambert Amtrak Adirondack
  2. Take the train from Saint-Lambert to Halifax VIA Rail / ...

$190 - $569

Drive  •  15 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Halifax 915.5 miles

$120 - $180

What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Halifax, NS, Canada?

United Airlines, Air Canada and Porter Airlines fly from Newark to Halifax hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark to Halifax via Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, Ny, Montreal, Pq, Montreal, Saint-Siméon, Capitale-Nationale, Quebec, Rivière-du-Loup, PQ, and Moncton, NB in around 34 h 16 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$30 - $40
Business Class
$45 - $75
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Saint-Lambert to Halifax
Ave. Duration
21 h 26 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
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Intercar
Website
intercar.qc.ca
Bus from Montreal to Saint-Siméon, Capitale-Nationale, Quebec
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
intercar.ca
Book at
intercar.ca
Maritimebus
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Rivière-du-Loup, PQ to Moncton, NB
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Moncton, NB to Marriott Harbourfront Hotel
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Longueuil, PQ
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Newark to Halifax?

The distance between Newark and Halifax is 968 km. The road distance is 1465 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Newark to Halifax?

The cheapest way to get from Newark to Halifax is to drive which costs $120 - $180 and takes 15 h 10 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Newark to Halifax?

The quickest way to get from Newark to Halifax is to fly which takes 5 h 28 min and costs $110 - $380.

Is there a direct train between Newark and Halifax?

No, there is no direct train from Newark to Halifax. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station Amtrak and arriving at Halifax via New York Penn Station and Saint-Lambert. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 24 min.

How long does it take to get from Newark to Halifax?

It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to get from Newark to Halifax, including transfers.