Halifax Stanfield is Atlantic Canada’s gateway for domestic, transborder, and international flight service. Halifax can be reached by direct flights from most major cities. As well, direct flights are available from many international cities including Boston, New York, London, Glasgow, Frankfurt, Munich, Reykjavik, Dublin, & Paris.
Air Canada Travel Discounts Available to WECP Attendees:
Travelers flying Air Canada will receive 10% off flex fares and above (there is no discount on tango fares). In order to take advantage of this discount, please visit www.aircanada.com and you will find a field for “promotion code” when searching for your flights. Enter the following code into the promotion code field to apply the discount to your travel.
As your host city, we are delighted to provide ground transportation to you and your delegation, for the AGM, including airport transfers and transfers to all AGM functions. You will note that we have requested your arrival and departure information so that we can arrange your airport transportation. If you do not know this at the time of your registration, you may provide this to us by email closer to the conference dates.
Should members of your delegation be travelling on their own, please note, the airport is located 30 minutes from downtown Halifax, and offers a number of transport options to the city including limousine services, car rental companies, taxi services and shuttle buses
Car: Taxi and Limousine Services
Taxi and limousine services are available curbside in the arrivals area for all arriving flights. A one-way trip to Halifax city centre is approximately $63, including tax, by taxi or limousine.
Bus: Halifax Transit (MetroX 320 with Airport Service)
Halifax’s public transit system, Halifax Transit, provides bus service from the airport to Halifax’s downtown core. Buses feature luggage racks, air-conditioning, and bike racks. Buses departing from the airport to downtown begin service at 5:45 am Monday – Friday and run every half hour. On weekends, buses departing from the airport to downtown begin service at 5:15 am and run every 30 minutes. Halifax Transit does not offer services past midnight.
Halifax Transit bus fares may only be paid in exact change: Adult: $2.50; Senior and Child: $1.75; Student: $2.50
Bus: Halifax Airport Shuttle
The Halifax Airport Shuttle is the easiest and most cost effective way to get to and from the airport in Halifax. The shuttle will pick you up from the airport and take you to the front entrance of your hotel, as well as pick you up from the hotel lobby and bring you to the airport for your departure.
Reservations only. One-way: $22 or $40 for a return-trip. Children under 12 free. Prices include tax.