Montreal to Halifax

Below we have compiled essential flight information for anyone who is flying from Halifax International to Montréal International Airport, including airliners who offer flights and their flight times. In total, there are 14 airliners to choose from including Turkish Airlines, Sky Regional Airlines, WestJet Encore, WestJet, Brussels Airlines, Air Canada Rouge, Aeromexico, Swiss, Lufthansa, Jazz Air, Porter Airlines, Air China, Austrian Airlines and Air Canada. The official airport code for Montréal International Airport is YUL and for Halifax International it is YHZ.

The cost of flights varies on the time and day you fly. If you know the dates you wish to travel then book you flights as soon as you can. The earlier you book your lights the cheaper they will be. You can get saving of up to 50% of you book 2 or 3 months in advance! Flight to Halifax International will get more expensive the nearer you get the departure date, so it’s advisable to book in advance if it is possible.

On arriving at Halifax International please note the time difference, the time zone at Halifax International is 5.0 GMT compared to 4.0 GMT at Montréal International Airport.

To see all airliners that offer flights between Montréal International Airport and Halifax International please see the table below.

AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast Flight
Air Canada555555510:4222:59
Austrian Airlines323232216:0921:34
Porter Airlines112333211:1123:26
Air China033330316:0922:59
Jazz Air222222210:4221:34
Swiss222121218:3421:34
Lufthansa221221216:0922:59
WestJet Encore111111112:5112:51
WestJet111111112:5112:51
Brussels Airlines111111116:0916:12
Air Canada Rouge111111122:5922:59
Aeromexico111111112:5112:51
Turkish Airlines101001010:4210:42
Sky Regional Airlines100101016:1216:12

Air Canada is the most popular airliners who operate this route. They have around 5 a week with times that vary between 10:42 and 22:59.

Would you like to book your flight? Bookings can be made direct with Air Canada on their website /www.aircanada.com/ca/en/aco/home.html.

The flight time for Air Canada vary based on the month you will travel, but below we has summarised the most common times they will fly. We recommend you only take these times as guidance and check with Air Canada for the exact times for the date you depart.

DayFlying Time
Monday10:42, 16:12, 18:34, 21:34 and 22:59
Tuesday10:42, 16:09, 18:34, 21:34 and 22:59
Wednesday10:42, 16:09, 18:34, 21:34 and 22:59
Thursday10:42, 16:12, 18:34, 21:34 and 22:59
Friday10:42, 16:09, 18:34, 21:34 and 22:59
Saturday10:42, 16:09, 19:47, 21:34 and 22:59
Sunday10:42, 16:09, 18:34, 21:34 and 22:59

If the airlines stated don’t offer flights that suite your travel times, you could look at alternative options. Below we have summarised flights from alternative departures airports and flights that are not direct.

RouteStopsDistanceFlying Time
Montreal to Saint John0614 km (381 miles)1 hour 32 minutes
Montreal to Moncton0706 km (439 miles)1 hour 39 minutes
Montreal to Charlottetown0825 km (513 miles)1 hour 47 minutes

Over the past 10 years flight regulations have become very strict so we advise you to leave plenty of time to check in and get through customs.