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There are 4 ways to get from Winnipeg to Halifax by plane, train, bus, car or car ferry

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Fly  •  6 h 2 min

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

$221 - $923

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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

$428 - $748

Train, bus, drive, car ferry  •  3 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from Winnipeg to Toronto
  2. Take the bus from Toronto to 30th St. Station Philadelphia
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New London Union Station
  4. Drive from New London Union Station to Portland, ME
  5. Take the car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
  6. Take the bus from Yarmouth to Halifax

$466 - $841

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 - $1,300 and takes 6 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Winnipeg to Halifax is to fly which costs $280 - $1,300 and takes 6 h 2 min.

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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 $550 - $1,000.

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It takes approximately 6 h 2 min 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 6 h 2 min and costs $280 - $1,300. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $550 - $1,000 and takes 2 days 18 h.

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The quickest flight from Winnipeg Airport to Halifax Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 23 min.

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Halifax is 2 h ahead of Winnipeg. It is currently 10:55 PM in Winnipeg and 12:55 AM in Halifax.

Map of how to get from Winnipeg to Halifax.
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  • Distance: 1610.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 2 min

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

WestJet and Air Canada fly from Winnipeg to Halifax every 3 hours. 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 Ottawa
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Winnipeg to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Winnipeg to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Winnipeg to Halifax
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
Flights from Winnipeg to Halifax via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Winnipeg to Toronto
Ave. Duration
37 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$200 - $340
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$170 - $190
Economy
$200 - $280
EconomyPlus
$240 - $340
Business
$370 - $550
Train from Toronto to Montréal
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$55 - $75
Economy
$75 - $110
EconomyPlus
$100 - $150
Business
$130 - $180
Train from Montréal to Halifax
Ave. Duration
21 h 51 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $260
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$120 - $140
Economy
$150 - $210
EconomyPlus
$180 - $260
Business
$270 - $380
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New London Union Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Bus operators
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 135+ hotels available in Halifax. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Winnipeg to Winnipeg Airport is to line 20 bus which takes 35 min and costs $4.

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