Traveling to the Convention?

Lisa MacIver
Hal-Con's Official Travel Agent Maritime Travel (902) 429-7883 Whether you're coming from the States or New Brunswick, Lisa can help with whatever arrangements you may need. Contact her for flights, hotel and car rentals.

The Airport

Traveling from Stanfield International Airport (YHZ) to Downtown Halifax.

Shuttle offers a door-to-door shuttle service to/from the airport 24/7. Single $35, Pair $25/each, 3+ $20/each. See their website for details. Book ahead of time on their website.

Multiple taxi services are available, the average cost is around $55.

Car Rental
All major rental car agencies have locations at the airport.

Halifax bus route 320 goes from Halifax Stanfield International Airport to downtown Halifax. The cost is great—only $3.25 per direction, per adult. The bus runs every 30 minutes during peak times, and every hour during off-peak hours. Total travel time is approximately 40-50 minutes to get to the airport. For more information on the bus schedule and luggage policy, check it out here.

Downtown Parking

If you have a car and need to find parking downtown, there are lots of options! The city has a total of 700 metered parking spaces (which are free between 6pm and 8am and on weekends and holidays), and also has 3 large indoor parking facilities at MetroPark, Scotia Square and the Casino. Hourly cost for these locations is around $3.00. There are also smaller pay parking lots all throughout the city. Check out this link for more information on parking locations and smart tips!


Hal-Con partners with local hotels to offer discounted rates to convention attendees. Keep checking this page to learn about special Hal-Con hotel rates for 2022!