Cheap train tickets from Halifax to Edmonton


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How much are train tickets from Halifax to Edmonton?

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How do you find cheap train tickets from Halifax to Edmonton?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Halifax to Edmonton 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 Halifax to Edmonton was £274.28. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 4 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £93.71 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 ride from Halifax to Edmonton?

The distance between Halifax and Edmonton is approximately 2290.28 miles, or 3684.91 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 94 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 94 hours and 22 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from Halifax to Edmonton?

On Saturday trains from Halifax to Edmonton 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 greatest number of connections between Halifax to Edmonton

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Halifax to Edmonton route. VIA Rail Canada offers the most scheduled departures between Halifax to Edmonton, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Halifax to Edmonton, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

One train company connects Halifax to Edmonton

VIA Rail

VIA Rail Canada train tickets from Halifax to Edmonton start from £274.28, and on average cost £321.13. Daily there are 1 VIA Rail Canada schedules to Edmonton. VIA Rail Canada in Halifax leaves from VIA Station, And in Edmonton trains arrive at VIA Station,

From Halifax to Edmonton train travel on VIA Rail Canada takes 94 hours and 23 minutes. If you are looking to get to Edmonton faster, VIA Rail Canada offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 94 hours and 0 minutes.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Halifax on their way to Edmonton. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Halifax are:
  • VIA Station
There is one train station where trains arrive in Edmonton from Halifax. These are the busiest arriving stations in Edmonton:
  • VIA Station