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Airport Data for YHZ
Transportation from YHZ
Parking Information

Identification Codes:  

  • IATA: YHZ
  • ICAO: CYHZ

Distance from YHZ to: 

  • Halifax city center –  21 miles (33 km)
  • Saint John – 127 miles (205 km)
  • Moncton – 144 miles (231 km)
  • Charlottetown – 185 miles (298 km)
  • Fredericton – 253 miles (407 km)

Nearest Major Airports: 

  • St. John Airport – 119 miles (192 km)
  • Greater Moncton Airport – 139 miles (223 km)
  • Charlottetown Airport – 185 miles (298 km)
  • Bathurst Regional Airport – 221 miles (356 km)
  • Fredericton International Airport – 252 miles (406 km)

Halifax Time Zone: 

  • 4 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT – 4:00)

Hotels near YHZ: 

  • There is 1 hotel within walking distance to the Halifax Airport

  Facts about YHZ:

  • Handled more than 3.5 passengers in 2008
  • Seventh busiest airport in Canada
  • Took part in Operation Yellow Ribbon in 2001
  • Named after former premier of Nova Scotia Robert Stanfield
  • Ranked first in customer service for airports under 5 million passengers

Car Rental at Halifax Airport:

  • 6 car rental companies operate at Halifax Airport
  • Prices vary between seasons and car rental companies
  • Car hire counters are located in the lower level of the Parking garage
  • Early reservations save time and money at the rental car kiosks

Taxi Service:     

  • Taxis and limousines are available curbside outside the domestic arrivals area
  • You can hail a taxi throughout the entire day
  • Fare to city center is 53.00 CAD

Airport shuttle:

  • Airporter Inc.  shuttles passengers between the airport to several area hotels
  • Fare is 21.00 CAD
  • Hours of operation are between 6:00 and 24:00
  • *1.00 CAD = 0.87 USD, 0.62 EUR, 0.54 GBP 

General info for Parking at Halifax Airport:

  • Valet parking services available
  • Parking is free for vehicles meeting passengers in the cellphone lot
  • Grace period of 10 minutes is free in case of entering the wrong parking lot

Short term parking:

  • These lots are located near the airport terminal
  • 0 – 2 hours = 2.00 CAD/30 minutes
  • Additional time = 4.00 CAD/hour
  • Cost per day = 96.00 CAD

Long-term parking:

  • 2 lots provide long-term parking
  • The lots are farther away from the terminal
  • General price = 4.00 CAD/hour
  • Daily maximum = 15.00 CAD – 18.00 CAD
  • Weekly maximum = 75.00 CAD – 90.00 CAD
  • *1.00 CAD = 0.87 USD, 0.62 EUR, 0.54 GBP 

*Price, information and exchange rates are as of July 15, 2009