Halifax Stanfield International Airport

Airport code: YHZ


Halifax International Airport is the seventh busiest airport in Canada. The airport was opened in 1960.

Approximately 32 million passengers, travelling with 25 airlines, pass through the airport annually. There are flights to various destinations in the USA, Canada, Central America and Europe.

The airport boasts of being one of the few airports where NASA’s space shuttle can land if something goes wrong during lift-off.

Airport information

Main Terminal
Handling agent: Swissport
Check-in time: 3.5 hours before departure. Check-in closes 1 hour before departure for passengers with bags.


Halifax Stanfield International Airport
Halifax International Airport, 1 Bell Boulevard, Enfield, Nova Scotia, B2T 1K2


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