Halifax Airport Guide (YHZ)
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Halifax/Robert L. Stanfield International Airport (YHZ) is located in Enfield, Nova Scotia, Canada. The airport is named in honor of the Robert Stanfield, the 17th Premier of Nova Scotia. Each year, approximately 3.5 million passengers pass through Halifax International Airport, making it the 7th busiest airport in Canada. In 2011, Halifax International Airport was named the 3rd Best Airport in North America of the Airport Service Quality Awards by Airports Council International.
Transfer between Terminals
The Halifax International Airport is a single-building terminal that has three levels. The entire terminal is accessible by foot.
Nearby Airport Hotels
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Halifax Airport, 180 Pratt Drive, Enfield, Nova Scotia B2T 0C8, Canada, This pet-friendly Holiday Inn offers its guests complimentary breakfast, free internet access, and a shuttle bus service that transports guests to and from the airport. Hilton Garden Inn Halifax Airport, 200 Pratt & Whitney Dr, Enfield, Nova Scotia B2T0A2, Canada, Located just 3 miles from the airport, his hotel boasts on-site dining, internet connection, and access to a fitness center and swimming pool.
Transport into Town
Bus: MetroX municipal bus service operates hourly between downtown Halifax and the airport. The 320 bus stops on Albemarle Street in Downtown Halifax and terminates on the Arrivals Level of the airport. Maritime Bus provides bus service to over 40 locations across the Maritimes, including service to and from Halifax Stanfield International Airport. Shuttle Bus: Airport Express offers shuttle bus service between downtown Halifax and the airport. Taxi: Taxis are located outside the arrivals area. The average taxi fare between the airport and downtown Halifax is $63.
There is one special lounge inside the Halifax International Airport. Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounge is located near Domestic and International Departures.
Approximately 15 different airlines serve Halifax International Airport. YHZ is not a hub or focus city of any airline.
Free wireless internet is available throughout the Halifax International Airport. YHZ offers behind the scenes tours of the airport for curious travelers. The airport is home to a chapel, a children’s play area, and an observation deck. There are approximately 12 eateries throughout the airport.
Hourly parking is located on levels P1 and P2 of the Parkade and costs $2 each 30 minutes for first 2 hours $4 per hour beyond 2 hours. Daily parking is located on levels P1, P2, P3 and P4 of the Parkade. Daily parking costs $4 per hour, $20 per daily, and $100 per week. The Exterior lot is located a short walk from the terminal building and costs $2 each 30 minutes for first 2 hours, $4 per hour beyond 2 hours, $17 per day, and $85 per week. The Park’N Fly lot is for long-term parking and is a short distance from the airport. The Park’N Fly lot costs $15 per day and $75 per week.
Cheap Flights to Halifax
Historical prices for Halifax flights.