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There are 9 ways to get from Seattle to Nova Scotia by plane, shuttle, train 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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Fly Seattle to Sydney  •  12h 34m

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

$328 - $1,322

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Fly Seattle to Halifax  •  12h 8m

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

$257 - $1,107

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

  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

$309 - $817

Shuttle to Abbotsford, fly to Halifax  •  13h 3m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Seattle, WA - Convention Center to Lynden, WA
  2. Fly from Abbotsford (YXX) to Halifax (YHZ) YXX - YHZ

$304 - $1,022

Fly Seattle to Moncton, train  •  15h 57m

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

$483 - $2,205

Shuttle to Vancouver, fly to Moncton, train  •  16h 29m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Seattle, WA - Convention Centre to River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond
  2. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Moncton (YQM) YVR - YQM
  3. Take the train from Moncton to Truro

$305 - $715

Train via Chicago Union Station  •  3 days 20h

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

$572 - $1,496

Train  •  5 days 6h

  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

$681 - $1,193

Drive  •  2 days 12h

  1. Drive from Seattle to Halifax 3802.9 miles

$500 - $750

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The cheapest way to get from Seattle to Nova Scotia is to shuttle and fly which costs $300 - $850 and takes 11h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle to Nova Scotia is to shuttle and fly which costs $300 - $850 and takes 11h 58m.

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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 Station and Saint-Lambert. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 20h.

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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 20h and costs $550 - $1,500.

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It takes approximately 12h 34m 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 12h 34m and costs $320 - $1,400. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $550 - $1,500 and takes 3 days 20h.

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There is no direct flight from Seattle Airport to Sydney Airport. The quickest flight takes 9h 54m and has one stopover.

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Nova Scotia is 4h ahead of Seattle. It is currently 10:30 AM in Seattle and 2:30 PM in Nova Scotia.

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  • Distance: 2770.7 miles
  • Duration: 12h 34m

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

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

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Seattle to Sydney via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,500
Flights from Seattle to Sydney via Vancouver, Toronto
Ave. Duration
13h 36m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,500
Flights from Seattle to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,100
Flights from Seattle to Halifax via Vancouver, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $2,100
Flights from Seattle to Halifax via Vancouver, Montreal
Ave. Duration
10h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,100
Flights from Seattle to Halifax via Toronto, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
10h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,100
Flights from Seattle to Halifax via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,100
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax via Boston
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Abbotsford to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Seattle to Moncton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $2,100
Flights from Seattle to Moncton via Vancouver, Montreal
Ave. Duration
9h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,200
Flights from Seattle to Moncton via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $2,200
Flights from Seattle to Moncton via Vancouver, Toronto
Ave. Duration
10h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $2,200
Flights from Seattle to Moncton via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
10h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,100
Flights from Seattle to Moncton via Calgary, Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $2,200
Flights from Vancouver to Moncton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
7h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Moncton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Moncton via Calgary, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Moncton via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
9h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Moncton via Ottawa, Montreal
Ave. Duration
9h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Moncton via Montreal, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
9h 54m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Vancouver to Moncton via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Seattle to Sydney via Calgary, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9h 54m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Seattle to Sydney via Vancouver, Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 56m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Seattle to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 39m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,500
Flights from Seattle to Halifax via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
9h 27m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
6h 53m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Abbotsford to Halifax via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 54m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Abbotsford to Halifax via Calgary, Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
8h 28m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Abbotsford to Halifax via Calgary, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
9h 7m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Abbotsford to Halifax via Calgary, Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Abbotsford to Halifax via Calgary, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
11h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Vancouver to Moncton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Moncton via Edmonton, Toronto
Ave. Duration
10h 12m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Moncton via Calgary, Toronto
Ave. Duration
10h 12m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Sydney via Minneapolis, Toronto
Ave. Duration
13h 9m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,300
Flights from Seattle to Sydney via Detroit, Toronto
Ave. Duration
13h 39m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,400
Flights from Seattle to Sydney via Salt Lake City, Toronto
Ave. Duration
13h 43m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$430 - $2,500
Flights from Seattle to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 39m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,500
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Seattle to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,100
Flights from Seattle to Halifax via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,700
Flights from Seattle to Halifax via Newark
Ave. Duration
11h 57m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,700
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Swoop
Website
flyswoop.com
Flights from Abbotsford to Halifax via Hamilton
Ave. Duration
9h 23m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Moncton to Truro
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $50
Economy
$45 - $70
EconomyPlus
$65 - $95
Business
$70 - $100
Train from Saint-Lambert to Halifax
Ave. Duration
21h 26m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $260
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$120 - $140
Economy
$150 - $210
EconomyPlus
$180 - $260
Business
$270 - $370
Train from Vancouver to Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 days 21h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$420 - $700
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$380 - $390
Economy
$420 - $600
EconomyPlus
$500 - $700
Business
$800 - $1,100
Train from Toronto to Montréal
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$55 - $75
Economy
$75 - $110
EconomyPlus
$100 - $150
Business
$130 - $180
Train from Montréal to Halifax
Ave. Duration
21h 51m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $260
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$120 - $140
Economy
$150 - $210
EconomyPlus
$180 - $260
Business
$270 - $380
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 Seattle King Street Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
45h 15m
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 Station
Ave. Duration
15h 23m
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 Station to St-Lambert Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
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
4h
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
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
quickcoach.com
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gotobus.com
BellAir Airporter Shuttle
Phone
+1 866-235-5247
Email
shuttle@airporter.com
Website
airporter.com
Shuttle from Seattle, WA - Convention Center to Lynden, WA
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
airporter.com

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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 12h to drive from Seattle to Nova Scotia.

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Air Canada, Delta and WestJet offer flights from Seattle Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 15+ hotels available in Nova Scotia. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Seattle Airport is to tram which takes 31m and costs $2 - $4.

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