Cheap Flights to Halifax

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See the Nova Scotia sights with cheap flights to Halifax – Expedia will get you airfares to your dream destination in just a few clicks. We won’t let tickets to Halifax break your yearly travel budget. With Expedia, you can experience everything this Canadian city has to offer with enough cash left to shop and dine in style. Just enter your travel dates into our search engine, and we’ll give you a list of Halifax airfare options from a range of carriers. Plus, before you book your plane reservation, you can even browse travel extras like car rentals and local activities to find the best deals and discount offers. It’s the perfect way to plan the perfect getaway.

When to Go and What to Do

When you’re searching for flights to Halifax, it helps to understand a little about the local climate and culture. Have some wiggle room in your plans? Book an airplane to jet off to the city between May and August; the summers are unbelievably pleasant, and you’ll be able to participate in activities like the Scotia Festival of Music and RBC Multicultural Festival. Prefer a more autumnal trip? Browse cheap Halifax flights for September and October to see the area’s gorgeous foliage. You can even explore the city in the middle of winter; the temperatures may be chilly, but you’ll be in the midst of a true winter wonderland.

Booking Information, Prices and Specials

Whenever you choose to travel, make sure to use Expedia’s renowned travel tools to find low cost airfares, track down local deals and buy your plane tickets. From inexpensive flights to endless vacation ideas, we have everything you need to explore Halifax’s bustling metro area, beautiful harbor and nearby hiking trails.

Using our booking engine is simple - just type in your points of travel and preferred dates and does the rest! If your travel times are flexible, you can find even better bargains by adjusting your flight dates. Browse connecting flights to increase your chances of finding even lower fares. Thanks to Expedia's Best Price Guarantee, you can book your Halifax flights with full confidence knowing that you've found the best deal online. makes the booking process easy and stress-free by offering support along the entire way. Our friendly staff is available 24 hours a day to provide assistance and help you book your ticket. Call us toll-free at 1-888-397-3342 to answer any questions that you may have about your trip to Halifax.

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Frequently asked questions

Where can I learn more about changing or canceling my flight to Halifax?
For more information about updating your flight to Halifax or canceling it, head over to our Customer Service Portal.
How do I find cheap flights to Halifax that have flexible change policies?
Many airlines offer the option to reschedule your flight without a change fee. All you pay is the difference between the original flight and the new flight you select. When you’re searching for flights to Halifax, you’ll see a “no change fees” filter for you to select.
Can I fly to Halifax now?
To find out the latest facts about flying to Halifax, visit our Covid-19 Travel Advisor. Here, you’ll learn about travel restrictions and if you’ll be required to go into quarantine after you touch down.
What is the name of Halifax's airport?
If you’re arriving by air, you won’t have to think too long which airport to choose. Halifax has just one – Stanfield Intl. Airport (YHZ).
How far is Halifax Stanfield from central Halifax?
Lengthy commutes aren’t a big deal if you plan ahead for them. Downtown Halifax is 27 kilometres from Halifax Stanfield, so it’s wise to know how you’ll get into the city before you touchdown.
What airport is best to fly into Halifax?
If you’re hopping on a flight to Halifax, you’ll most likely be heading to Halifax Airport (27 kilometres from downtown). YWF (0.64 kilometres from downtown) is the other main airport that services the city.
How many airlines fly to Halifax?
There are 9 airlines connecting Halifax with 20 airports around the world.
Which airlines fly to Halifax?
Halifax receives most of its flights from Air Canada, WestJet and Swoop with Air Canada being the favorite choice of airline. Toronto is the most popular city for travelers to depart from.
How many nonstop flights are there to Halifax?
Arranging an unforgettable Halifax getaway is a piece of cake when there are 285 direct flights each week to pick from.
Where are the most popular flights to Halifax departing from?
Flights to Halifax departing from Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal airports are the most sought after.
How long is the flight to Halifax Airport?
If it’s Toronto you’re leaving behind, you’ll be in the air for around 2 hours and 10 minutes before you touchdown in Halifax. Airport to airport from Ottawa generally takes 1 hour and 51 minutes and from Montreal, 1 hour and 37 minutes.
How to book the cheapest flight to Halifax?
Don’t leave locking in your flight to Halifax until the last moment. That’s one move savvy jet-setters use to get the best deals. Booking in advance means more choices and less expensive flights. Also, look around online and compare your options. If your destination has several airports, you may be able to nab a better deal by flying into one a little farther out. Last but not least, another simple way to save some cash is be ready to book fast. If you find a fantastic deal, don’t think twice — snap it up while you’ve got the chance.
How to survive the flight to Halifax?
Wherever you’re coming from, flying can be a pleasant experience if you’ve prepared well. We’ve made a list of handy tips that will help get your Halifax vacation started on the right note.What to pack in your hand luggage:

  • First, pack in your passport, important documents, cash and daily medications. Next, you’ll need some extra in-flight entertainment to while away the hours. A thrilling book and a tablet crammed with your favorite shows are some terrific options. If you hope to catch a few z’s, a neck pillow and a pair of earplugs will also come in handy. Finally, make room for a toothbrush and some facial wipes so you’ll arrive feeling fresh and ready to go.

Do not pack the following items in your hand luggage:

  • Double-check that you don’t have sharp objects (like a knife or scissors) hiding in the bottom of your hand luggage. Other prohibited items include flammable or explosive substances, such as aerosol cans and fuel, and liquids and gels in containers with a volume of more than 3.4 ounces (100 milliliters).

What to wear on a flight:

  • The aisles of a plane are not the place for a fashion parade. Don comfortable layers and remember to bring a cardigan as it can get chilly inside the cabin during long-haul flights. Flat, enclosed shoes are also recommended.
  • Unfortunately, one risk of long flights is developing DVT (deep vein thrombosis), a blood clotting condition caused by lengthy periods of inactivity. To prevent this, take every opportunity to wander around the cabin. Compression tights and socks are another simple way to help lower your risk.

How to get through airport security fast when flying to Halifax?
It’s all about being organized. We’ve put together some top tips for a hassle-free trip through airport security. Look out Halifax, here you come:

  • Your boarding pass and travel ID will need to be shown to airport security personnel. Keep them someplace accessible so you don’t have to dig around for them.
  • The X-ray machine comes next. Remove anything on you that is likely to set off the alarm. This includes items like earphones or headphones, as well as bulky coats or jackets. They’ll all need to go on the X-ray conveyor belt.
  • All your electronic gadgets, including your phone and tablet, must also be separately scanned.
  • Traveling with your favorite perfume? Not a problem. As long as the volume is no larger than 3.4 ounces (100 milliliters) and it’s stored in a zip-lock bag, you’re allowed to bring it with you in your carry-on luggage.
  • Choosing your footwear wisely can save you several precious minutes. Boots and heavy shoes are often required to be removed and separately scanned. Slip-on sneakers usually aren’t.
  • Take all prohibited items out of your carry-on bag. If you have any sharp or pointed objects, pack them safely away in your checked luggage. They won’t be allowed on board and will be confiscated.

Flights to Halifax information
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Stanfield Intl.
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CA $88