There are 5 ways to get from Winnipeg to Halifax by plane, bus, car, car ferry or train

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Fly to Halifax  •  8 h

  1. Fly from Winnipeg (YWG) to Halifax (YHZ) YWG - YHZ

$221 - $923

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Fly to Moncton, bus  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Winnipeg (YWG) to Moncton (YQM) YWG - YQM
  2. Take the bus from Moncton Airport to Halifax

$358 - $1,253

Bus, drive, car ferry  •  2 days 15 h

  1. Take the bus from Winnipeg, MB to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, On to New York, NY
  3. Take the bus from New York, Ny to New London, Ct
  4. Drive from New London, Ct to Portland, ME
  5. Take the car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
  6. Take the bus from Yarmouth to Halifax

$326 - $623

Train  •  2 days 18 h

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

$288 - $998

Drive  •  42 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Winnipeg to Halifax 2557.5 miles

$330 - $490

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The cheapest way to get from Winnipeg to Halifax is to fly which costs $280 - $1,200 and takes 8 h.

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The quickest way to get from Winnipeg to Halifax is to fly which costs $280 - $1,200 and takes 8 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Winnipeg to Halifax. However, there are services departing from Winnipeg and arriving at Halifax via Toronto and Montréal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 18 h.

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The distance between Winnipeg and Halifax is 2576 km. The road distance is 4092 km.

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The best way to get from Winnipeg to Halifax without a car is to train which takes 2 days 18 h and costs $370 - $1,300.

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It takes approximately 8 h to get from Winnipeg to Halifax, including transfers.

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Winnipeg to Halifax train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Winnipeg station.

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The best way to get from Winnipeg to Halifax is to fly which takes 8 h and costs $280 - $1,200. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $370 - $1,300 and takes 2 days 18 h.

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There is no direct flight from Winnipeg Airport to Halifax Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 18 min and has one stopover.

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Halifax is 2 h ahead of Winnipeg. It is currently 2:59 AM in Winnipeg and 4:59 AM in Halifax.

Map of how to get from Winnipeg to Halifax.
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  • Distance: 1610.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h

What companies run services between Winnipeg, MB, Canada and Halifax, NS, Canada?

Air Canada and WestJet fly from Winnipeg to Halifax every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Winnipeg to Halifax via Toronto and Montréal in around 2 days 18 h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Winnipeg to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Winnipeg to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Winnipeg to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Winnipeg to Halifax via Ottawa, Charlottetown
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Winnipeg to Halifax via Montreal, Moncton
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Winnipeg to Moncton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Winnipeg to Moncton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Winnipeg to Moncton via Ottawa, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Winnipeg to Moncton via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Winnipeg to Moncton via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Winnipeg to Moncton via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Winnipeg to Moncton via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Winnipeg to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
Flights from Winnipeg to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
Flights from Winnipeg to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
11 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
Flights from Winnipeg to Moncton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Winnipeg to Toronto
Ave. Duration
38 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$130 - $190
Economy
$250 - $350
Economy Plus
$350 - $480
Business
$370 - $550
Business Plus/Sleeper
$650 - $950
Train from Toronto to Montréal
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $75
Economy
$85 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$220 - $310
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 - $380
Business Plus/Sleeper
$480 - $700
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Winnipeg, MB to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street
Ave. Duration
30 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$100 - $160
Online Fare
$140 - $200
Standard Fare
$180 - $260
Refundable
$190 - $280
Bus from Toronto, ON to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$40 - $65
Online Fare
$55 - $85
Standard Fare
$70 - $110
Refundable
$80 - $120
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Toronto, On to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Book at
trailwaysny.com
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
Bus from New York, Ny to New London, Ct
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
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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Winnipeg to Halifax train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Halifax station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Winnipeg to Halifax is 4092 km. It takes approximately 42 h 14 min to drive from Winnipeg to Halifax.

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WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Winnipeg Airport to Halifax Airport.

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There are 108+ hotels available in Halifax. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Winnipeg to Winnipeg Airport is to line 15 bus which takes 21 min and costs $4.

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