Cheap flights from Philadelphia (PHL) to Nova Scotia (NS)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Philadelphia (PHL) to Nova Scotia

All the information you need to plan the best PHL to YHZ flight in 2022: compare Philadelphia to Nova Scotia flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Nova Scotia.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 54 days in advance, which can save you up to 115% on flights from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 54 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $782. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,090.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia?

June can be a great time to fly to Nova Scotia from Philadelphia with a flight ticket averaging about $496. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of June for as cheap as $320. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia (PHL - NS)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia in June, July 2022

The best prices found for PHL to Nova Scotia flights for June, July
16 Jul - 20 Jul
$495pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
26 Jul - 9 Aug
$498pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
17 Jul - 26 Jul
$499pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia

Philadelphia to Nova Scotia 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Nova Scotia from Philadelphia found for this year
9 Sep - 11 Sep
$464pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia
16 Jul - 20 Jul
$495pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
6 Aug - 11 Aug
$497pp
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
Non-Stop
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia

Non-stop flights to Nova Scotia from Philadelphia

Save time with Philadelphia to Nova Scotia direct flight deals
9 Oct - 18 Oct
$517pp
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
Non-Stop
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
14 Oct - 22 Oct
$518pp
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
Non-Stop
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
13 Aug - 17 Aug
$540pp
PHL
Philadelphia
American Airlines
Non-Stop
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia

Last minute flights from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia

Late deals on round-trip flights to Nova Scotia from Philadelphia, departing today and this week
2 Jul - 16 Jul
$608pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
2 Jul - 16 Jul
$613pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia
2 Jul - 16 Jul
$636pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
YHZ
Halifax Intl
YHZ
Halifax Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia

One-way flights to Nova Scotia from Philadelphia

The cheapest one-way flights from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia
2:15 am - 12:07 pm
Air Canada
2 Stops
8h 52m
PHL - YHZ
Air Canada
$346
Air Canada
3:00 am - 4:42 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
12h 42m
PHL - YHZ
Multiple Airlines
$474
Priceline
7:20 am - 10:29 am
American Airlines
Nonstop
2h 09m
PHL - YHZ
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Philadelphia to Nova Scotia

What airport do you fly from for flights from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia?

Philadelphia (PHL) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia. It is only a 7.0 mi journey to Philadelphia (PHL) from Philadelphia’s city center.

Which airlines flying from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. American Airlines, Air Canada, and United Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like American Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $461, but on average you can expect to pay $498.

Are there nonstop flights from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia under $600. A good price for a nonstop flight from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia is less than $599.

Are there last-minute flights available from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia for under $700?

There are currently 16+ open flights from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia within the next 7 days for less than $700.

What days are nonstop flights available from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia on average per day?

11 flight departures from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia?

Airlines like Air Canada, American Airlines, and United Airlines fly from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia in about 6h 33m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 6h 40m. There are 694 mi between Philadelphia and Nova Scotia. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the most reliable airlines from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia?

Before booking your flight to Nova Scotia from Philadelphia, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Qatar Airways (77%), American Airlines (77%), Republic Airways( 77%).

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia?

Before booking your flight from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Air Canada or Qatar Airways.

What are the cheapest flights from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $246. While the most popular route (Philadelphia - Halifax Intl) can be booked for $475 on average our data indicates $631 when flying from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Nova Scotia, Canada

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Nova Scotia from Philadelphia?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia

Most visitors from Philadelphia need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Nova Scotia.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Philadelphia must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Nova Scotia.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Philadelphia are not required to quarantine after entering Nova Scotia.

Do I need a test to fly back to Philadelphia from Nova Scotia?

Returning to Philadelphia from Nova Scotia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Nova Scotia are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Philadelphia.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Nova Scotia are not required to quarantine after entering Philadelphia.

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Destination points for flights from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia

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Destination information for Nova Scotia

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia.
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Flight duration from PHL to Nova Scotia
2h 15m

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Top 4 airlines flying from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Philadelphia to Nova Scotia choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
$199 $551 No cancel fee 69%
Air Canada
$203 $605 No cancel fee 67%
American Airlines
$205 $378 No cancel fee 71%
Qatar Airways
$507 $730 No cancel fee 68%
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