There are 9 ways to get from Rochester 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 Rochester  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Halifax (YHZ) ROC - YHZ

$173 - $1,203

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  34 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, NY to Toronto, ON
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Montreal
  3. Take the train from Montréal to Halifax

$153 - $443

7 alternative options

Train to Toronto, fly  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Halifax (YHZ) YYZ - YHZ

$172 - $603

Train to Toronto Island, fly  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto Island (YTZ) to Halifax (YHZ) YTZ - YHZ

$161 - $526

Train to Hamilton, fly  •  11 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Aldershot
  2. Fly from Hamilton (YHM) to Halifax (YHZ) YHM - YHZ

$160 - $1,057

Bus  •  27 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Boston, Ma 255 / ...
  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 708 / ...
  5. Take the bus from Moncton, NB to Marriott Harbourfront Hotel

$169 - $283

Train  •  33 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Montréal
  3. Take the train from Montréal to Halifax

$186 - $641

Train via Schenectady  •  34 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Schenectady
  2. Take the train from Schenectady Amtrak to St-Lambert Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Saint-Lambert to Halifax

$180 - $583

Drive  •  17 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Rochester to Halifax 1086.5 miles

$140 - $210

What companies run services between Rochester, NY, USA and Halifax, NS, Canada?

Air Canada, United Airlines and Delta fly from Rochester to Halifax hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rochester to Halifax via Boston, Ma, Boston, MA - South Station, Bangor, ME, Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach, Houlton, Maine, Woodstock, NB, and Moncton, NB in around 27 h 41 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Rochester to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,900
Flights from Rochester to Halifax via Toronto, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,900
Flights from Rochester to Halifax via Toronto, Charlottetown
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $2,000
Flights from Rochester to Halifax via Toronto, Fredericton
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,900
Flights from Rochester to Halifax via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,900
Flights from Rochester to Halifax via Toronto, Moncton
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,900
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Toronto Island to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Hamilton to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Hamilton to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Rochester to Halifax via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Rochester to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,900
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Toronto Island to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Toronto Island to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Toronto Island to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rochester to Halifax via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Rochester to Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $50
Economy
$50 - $75
Economy Plus
$80 - $120
Business
$75 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$140 - $200
Train from Rochester to Aldershot
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$45 - $65
Economy Plus
$70 - $100
Business
$65 - $95
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $170
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 Rochester to Schenectady
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $55
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$85 - $120
Business Plus/Sleeper
$150 - $220
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
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Schenectady Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$200 - $290
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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
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
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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
Megabus CA

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Rochester to Halifax?

The distance between Rochester and Halifax is 1136 km. The road distance is 1738 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Rochester to Halifax is to drive which costs $140 - $210 and takes 17 h 56 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Rochester to Halifax is to fly which takes 7 h 55 min and costs $170 - $1,200.

Is there a direct train between Rochester and Halifax?

No, there is no direct train from Rochester to Halifax. However, there are services departing from Rochester and arriving at Halifax via Toronto and Montréal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 40 min.

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

It takes approximately 7 h 55 min to get from Rochester to Halifax, including transfers.