Travel within Canada is: Partially open. See details.
Rome2rio uses cookies to help personalize content and show you personalised ads. By proceeding, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy. You may opt out of personalised ads at any time. OK

Need a hotel room in Dartmouth?

Book now

There are 7 ways to get from Toronto to Halifax Airport (YHZ) by plane, bus, train, rideshare 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

Fly from Toronto

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Halifax (YHZ)

Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Halifax (YHZ)

Bus to Kitchener, fly

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Kitchener, ON
  2. Fly from Kitchener (YKF) to Halifax (YHZ)

Bus to Hamilton, fly

  1. Take the bus from Union Station Bus Terminal to Main St. W. @ Summers Ln.
  2. Fly from Hamilton (YHM) to Halifax (YHZ)

Train

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Montréal
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Halifax

Rideshare, train

  1. Take the rideshare from Toronto to Montreal
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Halifax

Drive

  1. Drive from Toronto to Halifax Airport (YHZ)

Toronto to Halifax Airport (YHZ) by train and bus

The journey time between Toronto and Halifax Airport (YHZ) is around 30h 37m and covers a distance of around 1923 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 17m. The fastest journey normally takes 30h 37m. Operated by VIA Rail and Metro Transit - HRM, the Toronto to Halifax Airport (YHZ) service departs from Toronto Union Station and arrives in Silver Dart Dr At Halifax Airport. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Explore all travel options

Average journey times

Time on transportation:
28h 20m
Layover time:
2h 17m
Total time:
30h 37m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
30h 37m
Journey distance:
1923 km
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
$325
Carbon emissions:
104 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
11:32
Last service departs at:
11:32

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Toronto to Halifax Airport (YHZ) train and bus schedules

Toronto → Halifax Airport (YHZ)
Partially open

Travel safe during COVID-19

Rules to follow in Canada

2m

Recommended

Recommended

Travel within Canada

Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
Regional restriction measures in place

COVID-19 help in Canada

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1-833-784-4397

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within Canada.

Explore options for future travel

Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Regional restriction measures in place

Explore travel options

The national COVID-19 helpline number in Halifax Airport (YHZ) is 1-833-784-4397.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Halifax Airport (YHZ) is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Halifax Airport (YHZ) is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1-833-784-4397.

Last updated: 18 Oct 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Government of Canada.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Toronto to Halifax Airport (YHZ) is to drive, which costs $180 - $260 and takes 19h 2m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Toronto to Halifax Airport (YHZ) is to fly which costs $160 - $420 and takes 3h 17m.

More details

The distance between Toronto and Halifax Airport (YHZ) is 1269 km. The road distance is 1755.2 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Toronto to Halifax Airport (YHZ) without a car is to train which takes 29h 43m and costs $320 - $900.

More details

It takes approximately 3h 25m to get from Toronto to Halifax Airport (YHZ), including transfers.

More details

The best way to get from Toronto to Halifax Airport (YHZ) is to fly which takes 3h 25m and costs $140 - $700. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $320 - $900 and takes 29h 43m.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Halifax Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

Search flights

Halifax Airport (YHZ) is 1h ahead of Toronto. It is currently 9:02 PM in Toronto and 10:02 PM in Halifax Airport (YHZ).

Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Halifax Airport (YHZ) is 1755 km. It takes approximately 19h 2m to drive from Toronto to Halifax Airport (YHZ).

Get driving directions

Swoop, WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Toronto Airport to Halifax Airport.

Search flights

Map of how to get from Toronto to Halifax Airport (YHZ).
Launch map view
  • Distance: 1268.9 km
  • Duration: 3h 25m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Halifax Airport (YHZ), Canada?

Air Canada, WestJet and Swoop fly from Toronto to Halifax Airport (YHZ) every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Toronto to Halifax Airport (YHZ) via Montréal, Halifax, Hollis St After Barrington St, Barrington St After Duke St Bay 1, and Albemarle St After Duke St in around 29h 43m.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Swoop
Website
flyswoop.com
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Hamilton to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $850
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Flair Airlines
Website
flyflair.com
Flights from Kitchener to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto Union Station to Montréal
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$70 - $95
Business
$140 - $180
Economy
$100 - $120
EconomyPlus
$180 - $260
Train from Montréal to Halifax
Ave. Duration
21h 51m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$160 - $200
Business
$240 - $370
Economy
$210 - $260
EconomyPlus
$420 - $600
Bus operators
Rider Express
Phone
1-833-583-3636
Email
contact@riderexpress.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Kitchener, ON
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
riderexpress.ca
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Union Station Bus Terminal to Main St. W. @ Summers Ln.
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
GO Transit
Other operators
Ridesharing.com
Website
ridesharing.com
Rideshare from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
ridesharing.com

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including How to plan an amazing trip around Scandinavia, French strikes 2018: What are my alternative transport options? and How to get from JFK to New York City - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

There are 22+ hotels available in Halifax Airport (YHZ). Prices start at $112 CAD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Toronto to Toronto Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs $2 - $13.

More details