There are 8 ways to get from Syracuse to Halifax by plane, bus, train, night bus, car ferry 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 from Syracuse  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Syracuse (SYR) to Halifax (YHZ) SYR - YHZ

$198 - $1,335

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Bus, train  •  28 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Brockville, ON
  2. Take the bus from Brockville, ON to Montreal, PQ
  3. Take the train from Montréal to Halifax

$135 - $465

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Bus to Ottawa, fly  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Ottawa, ON
  2. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Halifax (YHZ) YOW - YHZ

$146 - $353

Train to Toronto, fly  •  11 h 17 min

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

$186 - $648

Night bus to Newark, fly  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Take the night bus from Syracuse, Ny to Newark, Nj
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Halifax (YHZ) EWR - YHZ

$148 - $460

Bus, car ferry  •  23 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Albany, Ny 220 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma 220 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Brunswick, ME
  4. Take the car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
  5. Take the bus from Yarmouth to Halifax

$277 - $438

Train  •  33 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Schenectady Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Schenectady Amtrak to St-Lambert Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Saint-Lambert to Halifax

$174 - $535

Drive  •  16 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Syracuse to Halifax 1004.9 miles

$130 - $200

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No, there is no direct train from Syracuse to Halifax. However, there are services departing from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center and arriving at Halifax via Schenectady Amtrak and Saint-Lambert. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 9 min.

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The distance between Syracuse and Halifax is 639 miles. The road distance is 1004.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Syracuse to Halifax without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 23 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 19 min to get from Syracuse to Halifax, including transfers.

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Syracuse to Halifax train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center station.

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The best way to get from Syracuse to Halifax is to fly which takes 7 h 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 33 h 9 min.

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There is no direct flight from Syracuse Airport to Halifax Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 13 min and has one stopover.

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Halifax is 1 h ahead of Syracuse. It is currently 11:03 PM in Syracuse and 12:03 AM in Halifax.

Syracuse to Halifax train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Halifax station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Syracuse to Halifax is 1005 miles. It takes approximately 16 h 35 min to drive from Syracuse to Halifax.

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  • Distance: 639.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 19 min

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

United Airlines, Air Canada and three other airlines fly from Syracuse to Halifax every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Syracuse to Halifax via Schenectady Amtrak, St-Lambert Amtrak, and Saint-Lambert in around 33 h 9 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Syracuse to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,100
Flights from Syracuse to Halifax via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,100
Flights from Syracuse to Halifax via Toronto, Fredericton
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,100
Flights from Syracuse to Halifax via Toronto, St John
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,100
Flights from Syracuse to Halifax via Toronto, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,100
Flights from Syracuse to Halifax via Toronto, Moncton
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,100
Flights from Ottawa to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Ottawa to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Syracuse to Halifax via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Syracuse to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,100
Flights from Syracuse to Halifax via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Ottawa to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $420
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Ottawa to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $360
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Syracuse to Halifax via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Syracuse to Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $65
Economy
$70 - $95
Economy Plus
$100 - $140
Business
$100 - $140
Business Plus/Sleeper
$180 - $250
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 - $370
Business Plus/Sleeper
$480 - $700
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
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 Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Schenectady Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
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 Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$21 - $35
Online Fare
$26 - $45
Standard Fare
$35 - $55
Refundable
$40 - $60
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Brockville, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $90
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $23
Online Fare
$19 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $50
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
Night bus from Syracuse, Ny to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Amero Shuttle
Website
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Bus from Yarmouth to Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Brockville, ON to Montreal, PQ
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Book at
megabus.ca
Ferry operators
Northumberland Ferries
Phone
+1 877-762-7245
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Schedules at
ferries.ca
Book at
ferries.ca
Adult Off-Peak
$80
Adult Peak (July1 - Sept14)
$107
Vehicle Off-Peak
$149
Vehicle Peak (July1 - Sept14)
$199

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Delta, United Airlines and Air Canada offer flights from Syracuse Airport to Halifax Airport.

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There are 105+ hotels available in Halifax. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Syracuse to Syracuse Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs .

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