The cheapest month to fly to Halifax from United States is in February. Flight prices, which tend to average around $234, are often lower during this time because this is during the off-season. If you aren’t able to travel during the month of February, then book flights to Halifax from United States during April instead. Flights to Halifax in April, while not as cheap as those in February, still average around $269.
We recommend purchasing flights from United States to Halifax 56 days ahead of your departure date because this is when momondo users tend to see the best flight rates. On average, our users have found flights to Halifax for $313. However, flight prices might be lower outside of this timeframe. For example, people recently found flights to Halifax from United States for as low as $194 on momondo.
According to our data, Tuesday is the cheapest day to fly to Halifax from United States. The lowest ticket price found for a Tuesday departure recently was $304. Keep in mind that prices can always vary depending on your route and whether or not you are flying domestic or international. Be sure to avoid booking your departure on a Sunday as prices are generally higher than usual. According to our data, the average ticket price to Halifax on Sunday is $355.
The cheapest time of day to fly to Halifax is in the afternoon when flights can be purchased for as low as $229. If you have a flexible travel schedule, then try to avoid flying in the morning when prices are $364 on average. Flights to Halifax from United States in the morning are generally more expensive because this time of day is more convenient for travelers’ schedules.
When planning your flight to Halifax, it is important to be aware that some months are not as ideal as others. Specifically, the months of October or November could carry a higher chance of rain, as Halifax sees up to 5.1 inches or more. There are still things to do in Halifax even when it's raining, but be aware that rain is highly probable in the area. Those looking for a great museum with interesting exhibits should take time out of their trip to Halifax to go see Art Gallery of Nova Scotia. Art Gallery of Nova Scotia is particularly popular with tourists when the weather in Halifax is not ideal. For those looking to take in an art gallery during their visit, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia is a well known gallery in the area. For those looking to get out of the rain and do a little shopping, check out Halifax Shopping Centre.
Currently, Canada travel restrictions include travel to Halifax. Canada has restricted the entry of all foreign nationals. Travelers who are not Canadian citizens, permanent residents or people registered under the Indian Act may only enter Canada for essential purposes. Entrance will be denied to people traveling for tourism, sightseeing, recreation, entertainment, social visits or religious functions. Canadian citizens, permanent residents, their immediate family, diplomats, airline crews, and travelers arriving from the United States who are traveling for non-discretionary or non-optional purposes may still enter Canada. Only Toronto Pearson (YYZ), Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau (YUL), Calgary International Airport (YYC) and Vancouver International Airport (YVR) are operating international flights. Domestic flights, as well as flights from the United States, some destinations such as Mexico and the Caribbean, and from St. Pierre-et-Miquelon, are currently not affected by this measure. Seasonal agricultural workers, fish/seafood workers, caregivers, temporary foreign workers, international students with valid study permits or approvals for study permits valid from at least March 18, 2020, and permanent resident applicants who received approval before March 18, 2020 who had not yet traveled to Canada, may still enter the country. Other people with special dispensation to enter Canada include French citizens who reside in Saint-Pierre-et-Miquelon, people registered under the Indian Act, visa-exempt refugees and their immediate families, and those with special authorisation from the Canadian government. All travelers on flights to Canada must have a face covering. Travelers who exhibit symptoms will be prohibited from boarding planes that are destined for Canada. If they exhibit symptoms on arrival they will be referred to the Canadian Public Health Agency. Travelers who have been refused boarding in the past 14 days due to medical reasons related to COVID-19 may not enter the country. Travelers must self-isolate for 14 days upon arrival at their final destination in Canada. Travelers who disembarked from a cruise ship with a known COVID-19 outbreak like the ‘Diamond Princess’ will be required to remain in quarantine for 14 days at a location determined by the Chief Public Health Officer. North Macedonian passports which expired on March 18, 2020 or later will be considered valid for entry to Canada through July 31, 2020. Visitors transiting through Canada who are not otherwise exempted (for example, by having a valid Canadian visa or a permanent resident card) must obtain an Electronic Travel Authorization. See the Transport Canada website for more information. If you are planning to travel to Halifax at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.