There are 6 ways to get from Vancouver to Halifax by plane, bus, train, 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 to Halifax  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Halifax (YHZ) YVR - YHZ

$263 - $736

Cheapest option

Fly to Moncton, bus  •  13 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Moncton (YQM) YVR - YQM
  2. Take the bus from Moncton Airport to Marriott Harbourfront Hotel

$247 - $598

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 days 19 h

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, Bc to Everett, Wa
  2. Take the train from Everett Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Toronto, On
  4. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Montreal
  5. Take the train from Montréal to Halifax

$464 - $1,382

Bus, drive, car ferry  •  4 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Calgary, AB
  2. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street
  3. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Kingston, ON
  4. Drive from Kingston, ON to Portland, ME
  5. Take the car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
  6. Take the bus from Yarmouth to Halifax

$413 - $859

Train  •  4 days 14 h

  1. Take the train from Vancouver to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Montréal
  3. Take the train from Montréal to Halifax

$438 - $1,537

Drive  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Halifax 3939.5 miles

$500 - $800

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Halifax is to fly and bus which costs $320 - $800 and takes 13 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Halifax is to fly which costs $340 - $1,000 and takes 8 h 15 min.

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The distance between Vancouver and Halifax is 4430 km. The road distance is 6303.2 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 15 min to get from Vancouver to Halifax, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Vancouver to Halifax. However, there are services departing from Vancouver and arriving at Halifax via Toronto and Montréal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 days 14 h.

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What companies run services between Vancouver, Canada and Halifax, NS, Canada?

WestJet and Air Canada fly from Vancouver to Halifax every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vancouver to Halifax via Toronto and Montréal in around 4 days 14 h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
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 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Moncton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Moncton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Moncton via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
9 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Moncton via Montreal, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Vancouver to Moncton via Calgary, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax via Calgary
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Vancouver to Halifax via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Vancouver to Moncton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Everett Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
44 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$260 - $390
Flexi Coach Seat
$470 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
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 - $140
Economy
$180 - $250
Economy Plus
$250 - $350
Business
$260 - $370
Business Plus/Sleeper
$470 - $650
Train from Vancouver to Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 days 10 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$280 - $400
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 - $70
Economy
$80 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$210 - $300
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Vancouver, Bc to Everett, Wa
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Chicago, Il to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Megabus Canada
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$50 - $80
Online Fare
$70 - $110
Standard Fare
$90 - $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 - $410
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$170 - $250
Online Fare
$230 - $320
Standard Fare
$290 - $410
Refundable
$310 - $440
Bus from Toronto, ON to Kingston, ON
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$19 - $28
Online Fare
$24 - $40
Standard Fare
$30 - $50
Refundable
$35 - $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
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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