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How much are train tickets from Halifax to Toronto?

Lowest Price$130.86
Fastest Train27h 59m
Trains Per Day4
Train Lines1
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Halifax-Toronto Train Schedule

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Halifax to Toronto right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

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

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $130.86 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Halifax to Toronto.

How long is the train journey from Halifax to Toronto?

The distance between Halifax and Toronto is approximately 785 miles, or 1264 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 30 hours and 24 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 27 hours and 59 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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Halifax to Toronto are the most crowded on Thursday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Thursday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Halifax at 1:00pm while the last train of the day leaves at 1:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Halifax to Toronto?

There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Toronto to Halifax.

What train services are there from Halifax to Toronto?

VIA Rail is the one and only train line which connects Halifax to Toronto. However, there are 4 trains per day to choose from.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
VIA Rail41d 6h 24m$130.86

Where is the train station in Halifax?

There is one train station in Halifax:

  • VIA Station

Where is the train station in Toronto?

Toronto receives travelers from Halifax at its two active train stations:

  • Guildwood Train Station
  • Union Station

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