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Cheap train tickets from Halifax to Québec City


Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Halifax to Québec City?

Lowest Price$80.28
Fastest Train18h 13m
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Train Lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Halifax to Québec City?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Halifax to Québec 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 Québec was $81.16. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 16 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $18.72 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 Québec City?

The distance between Halifax and Québec City is approximately 397.36 miles, or 639.32 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 18 hours and 13 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 18 hours and 13 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 Québec City?

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

What train companies travel from Halifax to Québec City?

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Halifax to Québec route. VIA Rail offers the most scheduled departures between Halifax to Québec, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Québec 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 Halifax to Québec City, which start at $75.03.

One train company connects Halifax to Québec

VIA Rail

VIA Rail train tickets from Halifax to Québec City start from $80.28, and on average cost $92.98. Daily there are 1 VIA Rail schedules to Québec. VIA Rail in Halifax leaves from VIA Station, And in Québec trains arrive at Sainte Foy Station,

From Halifax to Québec City train travel on VIA Rail takes 18 hours and 13 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Québec on a weekend there is typically one VIA Rail scheduled trip per day, which will cost $94.06 for a one-way weekend reservation from Halifax.

Avg. Time
18h 13m
Avg. Price

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Halifax on their way to Québec:
  • VIA Station
There is one train station where trains from Halifax arrive in Québec:
  • Sainte Foy Station

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