Halifax - North America's first inbound port gateway - gets it there.


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Route Maps

Get your cargo there two days faster than any other east coast port. Discover the many routing options to get it there from almost anywhere.

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transit time calculator

Transit Time Calculator

See how Halifax’s geographic advantages, reliable labour force and connections to inland markets can take days off your total transit time and add consistency to your supply chain.

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ocean transit times

Ocean Transit Times

Compare the ocean transit times for Halifax’s direct-call ports with the ports of Montreal, New York and Vancouver.

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schedule at a glance


Check out the many direct-call services Halifax has with ports worldwide.

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container tracking

Enhanced Container Tracking

Track the status of import containers from vessel discharge through to arrival at CN’s inland intermodal terminals.

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Freight Forwarding

Service Providers

Comprehensive listing of Service Providers serving the Port of Halifax.

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daily status report

Daily Status Report

Receive a daily email showing current vessel berthing information at Halifax including ETAs and ETDs and berth assignments.

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get your temperature controlled cargo

Get your temperature-controlled cargo there

The Port of Halifax specializes in handling high value temperature-controlled cargo. No matter what your reefer cargo needs are, get it there through Halifax.

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Transload it here

Get product in stores faster by choosing Halifax. Transload efficiently at Halifax for exporting.

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