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

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Fly Seattle to Sydney  •  12 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Sydney (YQY) SEA - YQY

$318 - $1,323

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Fly Seattle to Halifax  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Halifax (YHZ) SEA - YHZ

$257 - $1,108

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Shuttle to Vancouver, fly to Halifax  •  11 h 58 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Seattle, WA - Convention Centre to River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond
  2. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Halifax (YHZ) YVR - YHZ

$307 - $813

Fly Seattle to Moncton, train  •  16 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Moncton (YQM) SEA - YQM
  2. Take the train from Moncton to Truro

$468 - $2,207

Train via Chicago Union Station  •  3 days 20 h

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Schenectady Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Schenectady Amtrak to St-Lambert Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Saint-Lambert to Halifax

$522 - $1,586

Bus, train  •  4 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Coquitlam, Bc
  2. Take the bus from Coquitlam, BC to Calgary, AB
  3. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street
  4. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Montreal
  5. Take the train from Montréal to Halifax

$374 - $994

Train  •  5 days 7 h

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Vancouver Pacific Central Station
  2. Take the train from Vancouver to Toronto
  3. Take the train from Toronto to Montréal
  4. Take the train from Montréal to Halifax

$476 - $1,703

Drive  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Drive from Seattle to Halifax 3802.9 miles

$500 - $750

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Seattle station to Nova Scotia. However, there are services departing from Seattle King Street Station and arriving at Halifax via Chicago Union Station, Schenectady Amtrak and Saint-Lambert. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 20 h.

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The distance between Seattle and Nova Scotia is 2771 miles. The road distance is 3802.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Nova Scotia without a car is to train which takes 3 days 20 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 12 h 37 min to get from Seattle to Nova Scotia, including transfers.

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Seattle to Nova Scotia train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Seattle King Street Station.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Nova Scotia is to fly which takes 12 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 days 20 h.

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There is no direct flight from Seattle Airport to Sydney Airport. The quickest flight takes 11 h 43 min and has one stopover.

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Nova Scotia is 4 h ahead of Seattle. It is currently 8:51 AM in Seattle and 12:51 PM in Nova Scotia.

Seattle to Nova Scotia train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Halifax station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seattle to Nova Scotia is 3803 miles. It takes approximately 2 days 12 h to drive from Seattle to Nova Scotia.

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Map of how to get from Seattle to Nova Scotia.
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  • Distance: 2770.7 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 37 min

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Nova Scotia, Canada?

Air Canada, Delta and four other airlines fly from Seattle to Glace Bay hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Seattle to Halifax via Chicago Union Station, Schenectady Amtrak, St-Lambert Amtrak, and Saint-Lambert in around 3 days 20 h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Seattle to Sydney via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
11 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,500
Flights from Seattle to Sydney via Vancouver, Toronto
Ave. Duration
16 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,500
Flights from Seattle to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, Toronto
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,000
Flights from Seattle to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,100
Flights from Seattle to Halifax via Vancouver, Toronto
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $2,100
Flights from Seattle to Halifax via Toronto, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,100
Flights from Seattle to Halifax via Calgary, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 51 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $2,100
Flights from Seattle to Halifax via Vancouver, Montreal
Ave. Duration
10 h 53 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $2,100
Flights from Seattle to Halifax via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
10 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,100
Flights from Seattle to Halifax via Toronto, Fredericton
Ave. Duration
11 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,100
Flights from Seattle to Halifax via Toronto, St John
Ave. Duration
11 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,100
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Moncton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,100
Flights from Seattle to Moncton via Vancouver, Montreal
Ave. Duration
10 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,200
Flights from Seattle to Moncton via Vancouver, Toronto
Ave. Duration
12 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $2,200
Flights from Seattle to Moncton via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
12 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,100
Flights from Seattle to Moncton via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $2,200
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Seattle to Sydney via Vancouver, Toronto
Ave. Duration
11 h 19 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,900
Flights from Seattle to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
12 h 39 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,500
Flights from Seattle to Sydney via Calgary, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 54 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Seattle to Sydney via Calgary, Halifax
Ave. Duration
10 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Seattle to Halifax via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
9 h 28 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Halifax via Calgary
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Sydney via Minneapolis, Toronto
Ave. Duration
13 h 9 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,300
Flights from Seattle to Sydney via Salt Lake City, Toronto
Ave. Duration
13 h 39 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$430 - $2,500
Flights from Seattle to Sydney via Detroit, Toronto
Ave. Duration
13 h 39 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,400
Flights from Seattle to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
12 h 39 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,500
Flights from Seattle to Sydney via Vancouver, Toronto
Ave. Duration
10 h 39 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,500
Flights from Seattle to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,000
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Seattle to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,100
Flights from Seattle to Halifax via Newark
Ave. Duration
10 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,700
Flights from Seattle to Halifax via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Moncton to Truro
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $95
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$65 - $95
Business
$60 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$110 - $160
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 - $140
Economy
$180 - $250
Economy Plus
$250 - $350
Business
$270 - $370
Business Plus/Sleeper
$480 - $700
Train from Montréal to Halifax
Ave. Duration
21 h 51 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
Train from Vancouver to Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 days 23 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$290 - $410
Economy
$550 - $750
Economy Plus
$750 - $1,100
Business
$800 - $1,200
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,400 - $2,000
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
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
45 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Train from Chicago Union Station to Schenectady Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h 23 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
Train from Seattle King Street Station to Vancouver Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Bus operators
Quick Shuttle
Website
quickcoach.com
Shuttle from Seattle, WA - Convention Centre to River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
quickcoach.com
Book at
gotobus.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 Seattle, Wa to Coquitlam, Bc
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Coquitlam, BC to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$50 - $75
Online Fare
$70 - $100
Standard Fare
$85 - $130
Refundable
$95 - $140
Bus from Calgary, AB to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street
Ave. Duration
2 days 4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $420
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$170 - $250
Online Fare
$240 - $320
Standard Fare
$290 - $420
Refundable
$310 - $450
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Alaska Airlines, Inc., United Airlines, Delta and two other airlines offer flights from Seattle Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 16+ hotels available in Nova Scotia. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Seattle Airport is to tram which takes 34 min and costs .

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