Getting Here

Connect to Halifax effortlessly

It's easy to get here and start exploring. And when you take off, a part of Nova Scotia goes with you.

By Air

Only 30 minutes from downtown, the award-winning Halifax Stanfield International Airport connects you to the world, simply and directly.

By Rail

VIA Rail Canada can take you to Montreal in just one night, and you'll travel hundreds of kilometres while you sleep in comfort.

By Boat

Feel like using your sea legs? Ferries land at the Nova Scotia ports of Digby, Caribou, Yarmouth and North Sydney, and you can sail right into the Port of Halifax on one of the many cruises that stop here.

When you arrive

Once you arrive, you have lots of options to help you explore our province and city.


From the airport


Within the city

Visit our Location page to find things to do, where to stay and what to eat. You can also visit our partner, Discover Halifax - the official source for visitors to Halifax. 

Location page Discover Halifax