Halifax (YHZ) Airport

Halifax YHZ Airport Overview

Halifax Stanfield International YHZ Airport, serves the Canadian Province of Nova Scotia and its city of Halifax - operated by Halifax International Airport Authority.  The Airport is an internationally recognized leader in customer service, with first-place awards in the global Airport Service Quality program for many years.

YHZ Airport is located in the town of Enfield, 35 km from Halifax, in south-east Canada, and is accessible via Highway 102 (Exit 6), a 30-45 minute drive from downtown Halifax. 

With an estimated annual passenger count of 3.6M, and two long runways, Halifax Stanfield International Airport has more flights to more destinations than any other airport in Atlantic Canada. It is served by an increasing number of airlines, offering domestic, U.S. and overseas flights, with  connections worldwide.

The new 'AT Hotel Halifx Stanfield' is on-Airport grounds.

  - Halifax Airport offers U.S. Preclearance! 
As of March 15, 2016, arriving visa-exempt foreign nationals (except US citizens and travelers with a valid visa) need an Elecronic Travel Authorization (eTA). Eligible travelers may now apply online for such eTA, and before it becomes mandatory. For more information visit  http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/visit/eta.asp?utm_source=partner-eng&utm_medium=website&utm_campaign=eta
   - Pick up the new & free SOAR Halifax magazine, available inside the terminal, at various stations, containing travel news and tips.
   - Persons with special needs: If you need assistance: Either email your request at least three weeks prior to scheduled departure at YHZ to info@hiaa.ca, or call 902.873.1434. Include name, telephone, cell phone, e-mail address; special need, name of person arraging assistance, if other than yourself and their contacts; airline & flight number, arrivals time at terminal's curbside & description of vehicle. Also contact your airline ahead of time for assistance.

Halifax Stanfield Airport has one passenger terminal. 

  • Address:
    1 Bell Boulevard
    Enfield, NS B2T 1K2
  • Website for Halifax: http://hiaa.ca
  • Contact: info@hiaa.ca
  • Phone: (902) 873 4422

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YHZ Delays: 15 mins or less.


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