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Duration 47h 50m
Distance 1885.4 km
Average price $555
Frequency 3/week

Trip overview

The average train between Fredericksburg and Nova Scotia takes 47h 50m and the fastest train takes 45h 24m. The train runs, on average, 3 times per week from Fredericksburg to Nova Scotia. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Fredericksburg Amtrak
  2. Washington Union Station
  3. New York Penn Station
  4. Saint-Lambert
  5. Halifax
38h 44m
$338 - $786

Fredericksburg to Nova Scotia train times

Trains run three times a week between Fredericksburg and Halifax. The service departs Fredericksburg at 12:09 in the afternoon, which arrives into Halifax at 17:51. All services require a transfer, and take on average 47h 50m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

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No, there is no direct train from Fredericksburg to Nova Scotia. However, there are services departing from Fredericksburg Amtrak and arriving at Halifax via Washington Union Station, New York Penn Station and Saint-Lambert. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38h 44m.

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The distance between Fredericksburg and Nova Scotia is 1358 km. The road distance is 1885.4 km.

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Fredericksburg to Nova Scotia train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from Fredericksburg Amtrak station.

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Fredericksburg to Nova Scotia train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Halifax station.

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Nova Scotia is 1h ahead of Fredericksburg. It is currently 6:26 AM in Fredericksburg and 7:26 AM in Nova Scotia.

There are seven+ hotels available in Nova Scotia. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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