Cheap Montreal to Halifax  train tickets

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How much are Montreal to Halifax train tickets?

Lowest Price$113.20
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How to buy cheap train tickets from Montreal to Halifax ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Montreal to Halifax is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Montreal to Halifax was $113.48. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 12 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $46.95 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train trip from Montreal to Halifax ? What is the distance between Montreal to Halifax ?

The distance between Montreal to Halifax is 491.03 miles or 790.03 km. A train trip from Montreal to Halifax typically takes 22 hours, If you are looking to get to Halifax faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by VIA Rail Canada. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 21 hours and 51 minutes to get from Montreal to Halifax.

Going from Montreal to Halifax by train takes over 22 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Saturday trains from Montreal to Halifax are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

VIA Rail Canada has the most frequent connections between Montreal to Halifax

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Montreal to Halifax route. VIA Rail Canada offers the most scheduled departures between Montreal to Halifax, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Halifax with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Montreal to Halifax, which start at $129.46.

One train carrier connects Montreal to Halifax

VIA Rail Canada

VIA Rail Canada train tickets from Montreal to Halifax start from $113.20, and on average cost $144.60. Daily there are 1 VIA Rail Canada schedules to Halifax. VIA Rail Canada in Montreal leaves from 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O, And in Halifax trains arrive at VIA Station,

From Montreal to Halifax train travel on VIA Rail Canada takes 21 hours and 51 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Halifax on a weekend there is typically one VIA Rail Canada scheduled trip per day, which will cost $148.73 for a one-way weekend reservation from Montreal.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Montreal on their way to Halifax. The busiest departure station in Montreal serving this route is 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O.
  • 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O
There is one train station where trains arrive in Halifax from Montreal., The busiest departure station in Montreal serving this route is VIA Station.
  • VIA Station