From the airport
It is possible to take a bus, a shuttle bus, or a taxi from the Halifax International Airport. The airport is located
35 km (22 miles) outside of Halifax. All prices below are in Canadian Dollars.
The MetroX bus service (#320) goes from the Halifax Airport to
downtown Halifax and costs $3.50. The bus comes
either every 30 or 60 minutes depending on arrival time and day of the week. Only
limited luggage is acceptable on the bus.
The Halifax Airport Express Shuttle Service offers shuttle
rides to downtown Halifax for $22/one way and $40/round trip.
Reservations must be made in advance.
The 35-45 minute taxi ride from Halifax International Airport to downtown Halifax should cost around $55.
Getting Around Halifax
Here is a simple map that shows
the location of the meeting at the WTCC and several nearby hotels as well as the Scotia Square Mall with a food court.
The blue line is the enclosed pedestrian walkway.
This is another map that is a bit more
detailed and covers a larger section of downtown Halifax.
This is a Google Map of Halifax showing restaurants and things to do.
According to your citizenship, a visa may be required to enter Canada. Please consult the following
website to learn
how to obtain a visa.
You can also contact the Canadian Consulate in your country.
Please contact Megan Scanderbeg (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you need an official invitation letter to the meeting in order to obtain a visa to Canada.