Getting Around

Halifax offers public transit and taxis for transportation options (sorry, no Uber). Dalhousie University is an urban campus, and the city is quite walkable if you’re staying in the core.

Airport Transfers

  • Driver Dave’s: the lowest cost option from the airport that doesn’t involve taking a bus. Group rates from $20, or $35 for an individual. They also arrange for other tours if you’re staying for a longer trip. Book online!
  • Casino Taxi: standard taxi service. Trips to and from the airport may cost over $60. Call to get an estimate.
  • Lady Drive Her: standard airport taxi service with all-women drivers. Rate is $64 to downtown Halifax.
  • Maritime Bus Airport Shuttle: service between the airport and downtown Halifax. $22 one-way or $40 round trip. Book in advance.
  • Halifax Transit MetroX: service to and from the Airport with a few stops in between. Cash fare is $3.50. Schedules available online.

City Transportation Options

  • Halifax Transit: Cash only, fare is $2.75. Please check Google Maps for information on routes.
  • Casino Taxi: standard taxi service.