There are 3 ways to get from St. John's to Halifax by plane, bus, ferry, car or car ferry

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  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Fly from St Johns (YYT) to Halifax (YHZ) YYT - YHZ

$114 - $554

2 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  26 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from St. John’s MUN University Centre to Whitbourne
  2. Take the ferry from Argentia to North Sydney, NS
  3. Take the bus from North Sydney, NS to Halifax 154 / ...

$249 - $296

Drive, car ferry  •  21 h 10 min

  1. Drive from St. John's to Port aux Basques
  2. Take the car ferry from Port aux Basques to North Sydney, NS
  3. Drive from North Sydney, NS to Halifax

$132 - $191

What companies run services between St. John's, NL, Canada and Halifax, NS, Canada?

Air Canada, Porter Airlines and WestJet fly from St. John's to Halifax every 2 hours.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from St Johns to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from St Johns to Halifax via Deer Lake
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from St Johns to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from St Johns to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Bus operators
DRL-LR
Website
drl-lr.com
Bus from St. John’s MUN University Centre to Whitbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
drl-lr.com
Ferry operators
Marine Atlantic
Phone
+1 800-341-7981
Website
marineatlantic.ca
Ferry from Argentia to North Sydney, NS
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$91 - $96
Schedules at
marineatlantic.ca
Car ferry from Port aux Basques to North Sydney, NS
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Schedules at
marineatlantic.ca

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from St. John's to Halifax?

The distance between St. John's and Halifax is 897 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from St. John's to Halifax?

The cheapest way to get from St. John's to Halifax is to drive and car ferry which costs $160 - $250 and takes 21 h 10 min.

What is the fastest way to get from St. John's to Halifax?

The quickest way to get from St. John's to Halifax is to fly which takes 4 h 27 min and costs $140 - $700.

How long does it take to get from St. John's to Halifax?

It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from St. John's to Halifax, including transfers.