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Fares from $64 One Way, $126 Round Trip from Toronto to Halifax

Prices starting at $126 for return flights and $64 for one-way flights to Halifax were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Flights from Toronto to Halifax - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Toronto to Halifax?

Yes, if you're flying from Toronto, ON Airport (YYZ-Pearson Intl.) to Halifax, NS Airport (YHZ-Stanfield Intl.), you'll only have one flight number to bear in mind. There are 3 airlines offering direct services to choose from. Here are a few of the best:

  • Air Canada
  • WestJet
  • Flair Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Toronto to Halifax?

Leave that binge-watching for another day, because the trip from Toronto, ON Airport (YYZ-Pearson Intl.) to Halifax, NS Airport (YHZ-Stanfield Intl.) can be as quick as 2 hours.

What airlines fly from Toronto to Halifax most frequently?

The carriers that have the most frequent flights between Toronto, ON Airport (YYZ-Pearson Intl.) and Halifax, NS Airport (YHZ-Stanfield Intl.) include Air Canada (AC). This popular option offers 192 flights on the route every month. WestJet (WS) also travels from Toronto to Halifax. It's another excellent option and has 123 flights monthly.

Route Information for Flights from Toronto to Halifax

Origin Airport IATA CodeYTO
Destination Airport IATA CodeYHZ
Distance799 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAzores Airlines, KLM, Philippine Airlines, Air Canada, Air France, Emirates, Delta Air Lines, Lufthansa, United Airlines, WestJet
Earliest Flight Arrival3:02PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival4:49AM UTC

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Sep 15, 2018

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Sep 13, 2018

A wonderful trip!!!

Jul 5, 2018

Wasn’t expecting to pay for one suitcase baggage, and no carryon. No meals, or available for purchase on flight. Friendly staff, clean plane, on time, baggage not lost so overall made a good flight.

Jun 29, 2018

The flight attendants we're very nice and helpful! It was a great welcome to Canada.

Jan 18, 2018

Was able to get on an earlier flight

If you’re planning a trip from Toronto to Nova Scotia then Orbitz can offer you all the best deals on domestic flights to Halifax.

Popular Routes from Toronto to Halifax

The most popular route to Nova Scotia is from Toronto Pearson to Halifax Stanfield International. There are more than 100 flights each week, and even more in the summer season.

Toronto Pearson is the biggest airport in Canada and one of the best-connected in North America. It handles almost 50 million passengers a year and more than 17 million of those are domestic.

Air Canada and WestJet fly direct to Halifax all year round, and Toronto is the main hub for both airlines.

You can also get a flight to Halifax, with a brief stop at Ottawa, from the much smaller Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport, with Porter Airlines.

The Flight from Toronto to Halifax

A direct flight from Toronto Pearson to Halifax takes just over two hours to cover the 800 miles between the two cities. Your plane heads east along the north shore of Lake Ontario and passes south of Montreal on the route towards Nova Scotia. It then flies across Vermont and Maine in the USA and passes over the Bay of Fundy before coming into land at Halifax Stanfield. Most flights are on Airbus A320 jet planes.

The return flight usually takes around half an hour longer because of the prevailing winds.

From Billy Bishop airport, the journey is longer – around three and a half hours with a 30-minute layover in Ottawa – and you will travel in a turboprop plane rather than a jet.

Whichever route you choose to take, flying is by far the quickest and easiest option to travel from Toronto to Halifax. Getting to Toronto Pearson International, located 14 miles northwest of downtown, is easy. There are trains, buses, cabs and plenty of parking. The airport has dozens of shops and restaurants.

Billy Bishop Airport is even more central, it’s on Toronto Island in Lake Ontario just south of the city.

Although the flight to Halifax is domestic you will need official ID to board the plane. You only need to check in 45 minutes before the flight is due to depart, but it’s best to get to the airport with plenty of time to spare.

Halifax Stanfield International handles more than four million passengers a year. It was opened in 1960 and was expanded in the 1990s.There are buses and car rental facilities at the airport, which is around 20 miles from downtown. It has a wealth of dining and shopping options and there is a visitor information center in the arrivals hall.

Other Flight Destinations in Eastern Canada

If you’re planning a vacation in Nova Scotia and want to explore different parts of the state, or are looking for alternative destinations in eastern Canada, there are other airports in the region, so why not try the following?

Flights from Toronto to Moncton

Flights from Toronto to Sydney

Flights from Toronto to St. John’s

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