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Jun 25 — Jul 21
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Tue 6/25

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VIA Rail Canada
With transfers
21h 34m
VIA Rail Canada
VIA Rail Canada
With transfers
21h 34m
VIA Rail Canada
VIA Rail Canada
With transfers
21h 34m
VIA Rail Canada
VIA Rail Canada
With transfers
23h 04m
VIA Rail Canada
VIA Rail Canada
With transfers
23h 04m
VIA Rail Canada

Halifax to Montreal train information

Find information about ticket prices, popular stations, and train companies that offer trains from Halifax to Montreal

ROUND-TRIP FROM

$295

ONE-WAY FROM

$148

AVG TRAVEL TIME

21h 35m

TRAIN COMPANIES

VIA Rail Canada
The best round-trip train deal from Halifax to Montreal found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $295
The best one-way train deal from Halifax to Montreal found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $148
Average time it takes to travel by train from Halifax to Montreal
There is 1 train company servicing this route: VIA Rail Canada

Halifax Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in Halifax
HalifaxHalifax, 44.639444, -63.568056

Montreal Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in Montreal
Montreal DorvalMontreal, 45.448763, -73.741329
Montreal Saint-LambertMontreal, 45.499167, -73.507222
Montreal CentralMontreal, 45.499443, -73.565834

Book round-trip train tickets from Halifax to Montreal

Below are the quickest and cheapest round-trip train tickets from Halifax to Montreal that we could find in the past 72 hours. You can also search by a specific date by using the search form above.
VIA Rail Canada
Jul 17
11:30 amHalifax
23h 04m
9:34 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
Jul 24
7:25 pmMontreal Saint-Lambert
21h 26m
5:51 pmHalifax
VIA Rail Canada
Jun 30
11:30 amHalifax
23h 04m
9:34 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
Jul 3
6:55 pmMontreal Saint-Lambert
22h 11m
6:06 pmHalifax
VIA Rail Canada
Jul 19
1:00 pmHalifax
21h 34m
9:34 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
Jul 21
7:25 pmMontreal Saint-Lambert
21h 26m
5:51 pmHalifax

Book one-way train tickets from Halifax to Montreal

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way train tickets from Halifax to Montreal we’ve found in the last 72 hours. Select a deal below or use the search form above to find train tickets by date.
VIA Rail Canada
Aug 21
1:00 pmHalifax
21h 34m
9:34 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
VIA Rail Canada
Jul 21
1:00 pmHalifax
21h 34m
9:34 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
VIA Rail Canada
Aug 9
1:00 pmHalifax
21h 34m
9:34 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
VIA Rail Canada
Aug 2
11:30 amHalifax
23h 04m
9:34 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
VIA Rail Canada
Jul 7
11:30 amHalifax
23h 04m
9:34 amMontreal Saint-Lambert

FAQs for booking trains from Halifax to Montreal

Do VIA Rail trains from Halifax to Montreal have Wi-Fi?

Yes, VIA Rail trains from Halifax to Montreal offer free Wi-Fi service to passengers. Wi-Fi is also available in the train station business lounges and at some stations. When riding the Ocean train to Montreal from Halifax, you can access Wi-Fi in the service car. Passengers can use Wi-Fi to check email or browse the Internet and social media but should avoid streaming movies or downloading and uploading large files. Your internet speed will be automatically reduced if you use too much bandwidth on Halifax to Montreal trains.

What is there to see along the train ride from Halifax to Montreal?

When you take a train ride from Halifax to Montreal, you will have the opportunity to take in plenty of beautiful scenery and attractions along the way. You will see lots of forests and green landscapes throughout your journey. After leaving the train station, Halifax to Montreal trains pass large grain elevators that cut through a deep stone cliff and around through Bedford Basin. You will also pass the Canadian National Freight trains and cross the St. Lawrence River in Montreal. Your travel by train from Halifax to Montreal can be quite a scenic ride.

Are pets allowed on the train from Halifax to Montreal?

Yes, pets are allowed on Halifax to Montreal trains, and they can either be carried in the passenger cars or checked with their luggage. Passengers may travel with their pets as long as they are small enough to fit into a carrier that they carry themselves. The pet’s carrier should be stiff and inflexible, and your pet should be able to move around and stand in it freely. If you plan to travel with your pet, you should make a reservation immediately after purchasing your train ticket. VIA Rail also recommends that you inform them roughly two days before the travel day because there is limited space. When traveling by train to Montreal from Halifax, you will need to pay an additional fee to bring your pet onboard.

Do I need a passport to travel from Halifax to Montreal by train?

Before you board the train to Montreal from Halifax, you will need to show your government-issued ID along with your boarding pass, if you're asked to do so. However, a passport is not necessary to travel on this route. When buying your train ticket, we suggest you increase efficiency in a matter of seconds by using your smartphone. Once you complete your purchase, a bar code will be sent to you via email for an eligible seat on one of the trains. As you board the train, you can show the printed version of your boarding pass or easily show the barcode on your smartphone.

What luggage is allowed on Halifax to Montreal trains?

Before you board your train from Halifax to Montreal, we recommend that you carefully review the luggage rules, as they contain crucial information about your carry-on baggage, checked baggage, and other information that you should not overlook. The email that you receive containing your boarding pass will also include more information regarding specific measurements for the luggage that you are allowed to carry. Even so, when traveling on Halifax to Montreal trains, your baggage allowance is determined by your class of service selected. The maximum weight for checked goods is around 70 pounds (30 kg), while the maximum length is roughly 71 inches (180 cm). Younger babies held by their parents are entitled to the carry-on baggage allowance. Similarly, the checked baggage allowance accounts for infants with car seats.

How much does a train ticket from Halifax Intl to Montreal cost?

Search for train tickets from Halifax Intl to Montreal for this week, starting at $148 one-way.

How long is the train ride from Halifax Intl to Montreal?

The most time-efficient journey by train from Halifax Intl to Montreal currently available is 21h 34m. Travel time can vary by 0h 01m, so prioritize nonstop options for the quickest arrival. VIA Rail Canada has the quickest available train to your destination.

Which train companies operate between Halifax Intl to Montreal?

The train offering service from Halifax Intl to Montreal VIA Rail Canada. VIA Rail Canada has been found as the cheapest option available at $295 round-trip.

How far is Halifax Intl to Montreal by train?

The distance between Halifax Intl and Montreal is about 490.4 mi in a straight line. The train route will be significantly longer to account for any stops and obstacles. The train takes 21h 34m, typically.


VIA Rail Canada trains from Halifax to Montreal

Our best VIA Rail Canada deals on Halifax to Montreal train tickets
VIA Rail Canada
Jul 17
XDG11:30 amHalifax
23h 04m
XLM9:34 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
Jul 24
XLM7:25 pmMontreal Saint-Lambert
21h 26m
XDG5:51 pmHalifax
VIA Rail Canada
Jun 30
XDG11:30 amHalifax
23h 04m
XLM9:34 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
Jul 3
XLM6:55 pmMontreal Saint-Lambert
22h 11m
XDG6:06 pmHalifax
VIA Rail Canada
Jul 19
XDG1:00 pmHalifax
21h 34m
XLM9:34 amMontreal Saint-Lambert
Jul 21
XLM7:25 pmMontreal Saint-Lambert
21h 26m
XDG5:51 pmHalifax

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