Cheap Toronto to Halifax  train tickets


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How to find cheap train tickets from Toronto to Halifax ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Toronto to Halifax 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 Toronto to Halifax was $138.76. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 27 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $44.37 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 journey from Toronto to Halifax ? How far is Toronto to Halifax ?

The distance between Toronto to Halifax is 785.89 miles or 1264.45 km. A train trip from Toronto to Halifax typically takes 30 hours and 8 minutes. If you are looking to get to Halifax faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by VIA Rail Canada. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 29 hours and 2 minutes to get from Toronto to Halifax.

Going from Toronto to Halifax by train takes over 30 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Saturday trains from Toronto to Halifax 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.

VIA Rail Canada has the most connections between Toronto to Halifax

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

VIA Rail Canada

VIA Rail Canada train tickets from Toronto to Halifax start from $127.98, and on average cost $171.39. Daily there are 2 VIA Rail Canada schedules to Halifax. VIA Rail Canada in Toronto leaves from Guildwood Train Station and one other station. And in Halifax trains arrive at VIA Station,

From Toronto to Halifax train travel on VIA Rail Canada takes 30 hours and 9 minutes. If you are looking to get to Halifax faster, VIA Rail Canada offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 29 hours and 2 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, VIA Rail Canada offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $175.31 for a one-way train ticket to Halifax.

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There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Halifax that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Toronto serving this route is Guildwood Train Station, Union Station.
  • Guildwood Train Station
  • Union Station
There is one train station where trains arrive in Halifax from Toronto., The busiest departure station in Toronto serving this route is VIA Station.
  • VIA Station