Cheap train tickets from Halifax to Kingston, ON


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How much are train tickets from Halifax to Kingston, ON?

Lowest Price$111.75
Fastest25h 41m
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Halifax to Kingston, ON?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Halifax to Kingston 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 Kingston was $111.75. 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 Kingston, ON?

The distance between Halifax and Kingston is approximately 637.25 miles, or 1025.29 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 26 hours and 52 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 25 hours and 41 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 Kingston?

On Monday trains from Halifax to Kingston 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 Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

VIA Rail has the most connections between Halifax to Kingston, ON

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Kingston. One train carrier operates regular service on the Halifax to Kingston route. VIA Rail offers the most scheduled departures between Halifax to Kingston, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Halifax to Kingston, 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 Kingston

VIA Rail

VIA Rail train tickets from Halifax to Kingston start from $111.75, and on average cost $134.92. Daily there are 2 VIA Rail schedules to Kingston. VIA Rail in Halifax leaves from VIA Station, And in Kingston trains arrive at VIA Station,

From Halifax to Kingston train travel on VIA Rail takes 26 hours and 53 minutes. If you are looking to get to Kingston faster, VIA Rail offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 25 hours and 41 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, VIA Rail offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $137.11 for a one-way train ticket to Kingston.

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