The distance between Halifax and Montreal is approximately 491.03 miles, or 790.03 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 22 hours and 3 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 22 hours and 3 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.
If you want to avoid a crowded train, Thursday is the best day to travel as it is the least busy day for trains from Halifax to Montreal.
In contrast, the busiest train day of the week is usually Monday. If you are planning to book travel for Monday, make sure to book your train tickets well in advance as they may sell out and you may find trains more full than usual.
Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Halifax to Montreal route. VIA Rail offers the most scheduled departures between Halifax to Montreal, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Montreal 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 Coach tickets from Halifax to Montreal, which start at £75.67.
VIA Rail train tickets from Halifax to Montreal start from £66.41, and on average cost £77.71. Daily there are 1 VIA Rail schedules to Montreal. VIA Rail in Halifax leaves from VIA Station, And in Montreal trains arrive at 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O,
From Halifax to Montreal train travel on VIA Rail takes 22 hours and 3 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Montreal on a weekend there is typically one VIA Rail scheduled trip per day, which will cost £74.56 for a one-way weekend reservation from Halifax.