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Halifax Stanfield International Airport (YHZ)

Full Airport Name

Halifax International Airport


Halifax International Airport, 1 Bell Boulevard, Enfield, Nova Scotia, Canada, B2T 1K2

Airport Code


Country Code



902 873 4422


902 873 4750



Number of Terminals


Time Zone

GMT - 4 (GMT - 3 from the aboriginal Sunday in April to the aftermost Sunday in October)


The airport is amid 35km (21 miles) arctic of Halifax

Driving Directions

The airport can be accomplished from Hwy-102 branch arctic out of Halifax. Take Exit 6 and chase the signs to the airport.

Car Parking

Short- and abiding parking is attainable in amphitheater car parks, which are patrolled 24 hours a day. There are 1,750 spaces in the abiding car esplanade and over 200 concise spaces at parking meters. The terminal can be accessed from two levels; cartage either airing through the south or centre entrances from the lower akin or airing through the south or centre entrances abutting to the declivity credibility on the capital level.

Car Hire

Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National and Thrifty are all represented at the airport. Their desks are amid in the Domestic Arrivals hall.

Public Transport

Road: Taxi: Taxi casework are attainable from in advanced of the Domestic Arrivals area. Limousine: Limousine casework are attainable from in advanced of the Domestic Arrivals area. Bus: Airbus (tel: 902 873 2091) runs a shuttle account from the airport via abundant hotels in the breadth and connects to Halifax Regional Municipality's Metro Alteration (tel: 902 490 4000), which runs bus, bear and association alteration services. Acadian Lines (tel: 902 454 9321) additionally operates a bus account to/from the airport. Shuttles abandon for Sydney, Annapolis Valley, Yarmouth, Truro and Prince Edward Island. Further capacity are attainable from the Tourism Nova Scotia advice berth (tel: 902 873 1223). General advice on carriage is attainable from the Ground Transportation Inspector (tel: 902 873 1410).

Information and Help Desks

A Tourism Nova Scotia Visitor Advice Centre (tel: 902 873 1223) is amid on the capital level, in Domestic Arrivals.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: Bureau de change, biking insurance, column box and fax casework are all attainable at TravelExtra Canada, on the capital akin of the terminal. There are ATMs amid on the capital akin and the Departures level. Telephones with Internet admission are anchored throughout the Departures lounge. Internet kiosks are anchored throughout the terminal. Eating and drinking: There is a advanced alternative of aliment outlets, from fast-food to a delicatessen, anchored on the capital akin and in Departures; there is additionally a pub/restaurant and a 24-hour coffee boutique in Departures. Shopping: The shops at the airport are amid in the capital akin and Departures akin and accommodate a allowance boutique and newsagents stand, assignment chargeless in Departures, a seafood boutique and a liquor store, as able-bodied as a affection ability shop. A accessibility abundance is anchored in Arrivals. Luggage: Left baggage is amid in the lower antechamber of the centre adit admission to the airport. There is a absent acreage appointment in the aegis office, amid in Room B1063C in the centre adit of the terminal, attainable circadian 24 hours (tel: 902 873 1039). Added facilities: There is an airport abbey amid on the balustrade level. Children's comedy areas are amid throughout the Departures lounge.

Conference and Business Facilities

There is a fax apparatus and added casework attainable at TravelExtra Canada, on the capital akin of the terminal, attainable 0600-2200. Internet admission is additionally attainable throughout the terminal. There are no affair and appointment accessories at the airport; affair apartment are attainable in the Airport Hotel (tel: 902 873 3000 or 800 667 3333 assessment chargeless USA and Canada only; fax: 902 873 3001), all-around up to 150 delegates.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

The airport has barrier-free admission and TDD telephones. It is wheelchair attainable and has aloof parking, as able-bodied as lifts amid floors. Cartage acute wheelchairs and appropriate abetment should acquaint their airline above-mentioned to travel.


The Airport Hotel (tel: 902 873 3000 or 800 667 3333 assessment chargeless USA and Canada only) is anchored 1km (0.6 miles) from the airport and runs a chargeless shuttle service. The Inn On The Lake (tel: 800 463 6465 assessment chargeless USA and Canada only) is amid 10km (6 miles) from the airport. The Quaich Bed & Breakfast (tel: 902 860 1667) in Oakfield, is about 9km (5 miles) from the airport.