Nova Scotia Links and Resources

Plan a trip to Nova Scotia, Canada's ocean playground, and get ready for an exceptional vacation experience. Need a little trip-planning help? Check out the links and resources below

Nova Scotia

There’s no shortage of fun things to see and do in Nova Scotia. Plan the rest of your vacation here.

Destination Halifax

Looking for fun things to do within Halifax? Destination Halifax has you covered for everything you’ll want to see, do, and eat.

How to Get Here

By Boat

Three ferries provide passage into Nova Scotia:

Bay Ferries Coming from New Brunswick or Prince Edward Island? Visit Bay Ferries’ website for their schedule, or call 1-877-765-7245.

Marine Atlantic Coming from Newfoundland? Visit Marine Atlantic’s website for their schedule, or call 1-800-341-7981.

Nova Star Coming from Maine? Visit Nova Star Cruises’ website for their schedule, or call 1-866-864-6295.

By Air

Halifax and mainland Nova Scotia is served by Halifax Stanfield International Airport, with flights arriving daily from all over the world. Call 1-902-873-4422 for more information.

By Car

Halifax is connected to mainland Nova Scotia, and other provinces by the Trans-Canada Highway.

By Train

Via Rail Canada offers train rides from Montreal to Halifax three times a week, on Sundays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. Visit their website for schedules, or call 1-888-842-7245.