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Travel Restriction Alert

The COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak may impact travel to Nova Scotia. Current restrictions to Nova Scotia are based on Canada travel restrictions.

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Cheapest flights to cities in Nova Scotia

Click on the cities below to find out when it's cheapest to fly to Nova Scotia from United States

Useful information for your flight to Nova Scotia

Get up-to-date answers for some of the most frequently asked questions regarding flying to Nova Scotia

What is the cheapest flight I can find to Nova Scotia?

For prices as low as $88/pp, you can find flights to Nova Scotia depending on where you are departing from. On average, flights to Nova Scotia cost $684/pp.

What is the best airport to fly into to visit Halifax?

Halifax is about 91% more popular to visit than any other city in Nova Scotia, according to momondo users. When visiting Halifax, it is recommended to fly into Halifax Airport, where you can typically get the cheapest prices and the most convenient travel options into the city.

What are the most popular landmarks in Nova Scotia?

The most often visited landmarks in Nova Scotia are Cape Breton Highlands National Park, Halifax World Trade and Convention Centre, and Neptune Theatre, among many others that can be found in the area.

I plan on visiting Cape Breton Highlands National Park. Which airport is the quickest drive?

The closest airport to Cape Breton Highlands National Park is Sydney, Nova Scotia Airport, and would make for the quickest drive. For those interested in a secondary airport to fly into, consider looking at flights heading to La Vernière Airport.

What is the weather like in Nova Scotia?

Nova Scotia typically has a temperature range from 23 °F(January) to 66.2 °F(August). Those looking to avoid rain and/or snow while visiting Nova Scotia should plan their trip in August, July, or July, as these months are relatively less likely to have precipitation.


What are the current travel restrictions for Nova Scotia?

Currently, Canada travel restrictions include travel to Nova Scotia. Entry restrictions

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. Foreign nationals who are eligible to travel to Canada are immediate/extended family members of a Canadian citizen or permanent resident, person who is authorized by the Public Health Agency of Canada to travel to Canada for compassionate reasons, temporary foreign workers, international students, person approved to become a permanent resident, transiting passengers, members of the Canadian forces, accredited diplomats and their immediate family members, air and marine crew members, French citizens who live in Saint-Pierre and Miquelon and have been in only Canada, the US or Saint-Pierre and Miquelon during the 14 days before the day they seek to enter Canada. Immediate family members of a national or permanent resident of Canada must be traveling to be with the national or permanent resident and intending to stay in Canada for 15 days or more. Extended family members of a national or permanent resident of Canada must be traveling to be with the national or permanent resident, intending to stay in Canada for 15 days or more and have a written authorization from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC).

Entry requirements

Foreign nationals traveling to Canada for a compassionate reason must get authorization from the Public Health Agency of Canada. Foreign nationals traveling without an advance written approval for an exemption of a border restriction may be denied entry into Canada. Travelers must have a plan to quarantine for 14 days when they arrive in Canada (including a suitable place of quarantine, how to get to their destination, get groceries and access essential services and medical care). Check the Government of Canada website for more information.

Quarantine requirements

Travelers are subject to a 14-day mandatory quarantine, provide contact information, monitored themselves for symptoms and check-in within 48 hours of arrival through the ArriveCAN app Certain persons are exempt from the mandatory quarantine requirement when entering Canada for the purposes of performing an essential job or function as identified in the Order under the Quarantine Act. Exemption will be validated for each entry into Canada. 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.

Transiting rules

Transiting passengers must remain in the secure transit area of a Canadian airport to complete their connection.

All other info

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.

If you are planning to travel to Nova Scotia at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.


Popular cities and sights

Looking to visit Nova Scotia? Check out these cities and spend time seeing some of the most popular sights in Nova Scotia.
Halifax
Nova Scotia
Museum of Natural History
Town Hall
Province House
Art Gallery of Nova Scotia
Fairview Cemetery

Airports in Nova Scotia

There are many options when flying to Nova Scotia. Here you can see the price and the destinations in a map
Halifax Intl Airport
17 mi from city center
Sydney Airport
7 mi from city center

Cheapest flight routes to Nova Scotia

These routes have the cheapest flights to Nova Scotia found by momondo users in United States
Departing Destination Best Price
Newark Halifax $214
Chicago Halifax $214
Washington Halifax $238
New York Halifax $246
Columbus Halifax $256
Detroit Halifax $267
Raleigh Halifax $275
Albany Halifax $277
Asheville Halifax $277
Burlington Halifax $277

Popular routes to Nova Scotia

Most frequently searched flights to Nova Scotia along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
New York to Halifax Flights
Fastest flight time
1h 51m
Cheapest price
$214
Chicago to Halifax Flights
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5h 03m
Cheapest price
$214
Detroit to Halifax Flights
Fastest flight time
4h 41m
Cheapest price
$267
Raleigh to Halifax Flights
Fastest flight time
6h 51m
Cheapest price
$275
Indianapolis to Halifax Flights
Fastest flight time
7h 54m
Cheapest price
$299
Boston to Halifax Flights
Fastest flight time
1h 36m
Cheapest price
$300
Philadelphia to Halifax Flights
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2h 13m
Cheapest price
$303
Minneapolis to Halifax Flights
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5h 21m
Cheapest price
$309
Atlanta to Halifax Flights
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4h 58m
Cheapest price
$314
Orlando to Halifax Flights
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3h 24m
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$323
Los Angeles to Halifax Flights
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9h 54m
Cheapest price
$326
Phoenix to Halifax Flights
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8h 41m
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$328
Baltimore to Halifax Flights
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7h 07m
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$334
Pittsburgh to Halifax Flights
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6h 38m
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$336
Dallas to Halifax Flights
Fastest flight time
7h 39m
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$340
Denver to Halifax Flights
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6h 49m
Cheapest price
$386
Tampa to Halifax Flights
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3h 30m
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$390
Nashville to Halifax Flights
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11h 02m
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$413
San Francisco to Halifax Flights
Fastest flight time
8h 06m
Cheapest price
$441
San Diego to Halifax Flights
Fastest flight time
15h 52m
Cheapest price
$455
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