Travel Guide

Nova Scotia Airports

Halifax Robert L. Stanfield International Airport (YHZ)

Location: The airport is 19 miles (30km) north of Halifax.
Time: GMT -4 (GMT -3 from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November).
Contacts: Tel: +1 (902) 873 4422.
Getting to the city: An airport shuttle service serves the main hotels in the metro area, and a variety of other bus services connect to various destinations in the region. Taxis are available outside the airport building.
Car rental: Several major car rental companies are represented at the airport: Avis, Budget, Enterprise, National, Alamo, Thrifty, Dollar, and Hertz.
Airport Taxis: Taxi services are available curbside in the arrivals area.
Facilities: There are a number of shops, cafes and restaurants at the airport, as well as duty-free shopping, internet access and children's play areas. ATMs are located in Arrivals and Departures, and a currency exchange booth is available for international travellers. Tourist information is available in Arrivals. Disabled passengers are well catered for.
Parking: Hourly parking is located in lots P1 and P2. Visitors will find daily parking in lots P1, P2, P3 and P4.