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Fly to Toronto, train

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Toronto (YYZ)
  2. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Ajax GO

Fly to Billy Bishop Toronto City

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ)

Fly to Hamilton, train

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Hamilton (YHM)
  2. Take the train from West Harbour GO to Toronto Union Station

Train

  1. Take the train from Halifax to Montréal
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Oshawa

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Halifax to Montréal
  2. Take the bus from Montreal to Whitby Station

Bus, train, rideshare

  1. Take the bus from Halifax to Truro, NS
  2. Take the bus from Truro, NS to Moncton, NB
  3. Take the train from Moncton to Montréal
  4. Take the rideshare from Montreal to Toronto

Drive

  1. Drive from Halifax to Ajax

Halifax to Ajax by train

The train journey time between Halifax and Ajax is around 28h 7m and covers a distance of around 1848 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 15m. The fastest train normally takes 28h 7m. Operated by VIA Rail and GO Transit, the Halifax to Ajax train service departs from Halifax and arrives in Ajax GO. Typically only one train runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
26h 52m
Layover time:
1h 15m
Total time:
28h 7m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
28h 7m
Train distance:
1848 km
Trains per week:
1
Cheapest price:
$324
Carbon emissions:
97 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
13:00
Last train departs at:
13:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Halifax to Ajax train schedules

Halifax → Ajax
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Rules to follow in Canada

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Travel within Canada

Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
Regional restriction measures in place

COVID-19 help in Canada

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1-833-784-4397

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within Canada.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ajax is 1-833-784-4397.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Ajax is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Ajax is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1-833-784-4397.

Last updated: 21 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Government of Canada.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Halifax to Ajax is to drive which costs $180 - $270 and takes 18h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Halifax to Ajax is to fly and train which costs $150 - $700 and takes 5h 37m.

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No, there is no direct train from Halifax to Ajax. However, there are services departing from Halifax and arriving at Ajax GO via Montréal and Oshawa GO. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27h 50m.

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The distance between Halifax and Ajax is 1233 km. The road distance is 1741.6 km.

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The best way to get from Halifax to Ajax without a car is to train which takes 27h 50m and costs $320 - $850.

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It takes approximately 5h 37m to get from Halifax to Ajax, including transfers.

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Halifax to Ajax train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Halifax station.

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The best way to get from Halifax to Ajax is to fly which takes 6h 5m and costs $180 - $450. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $320 - $850 and takes 27h 50m.

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The quickest flight from Halifax Airport to Toronto Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 20m.

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Ajax is 1h behind Halifax. It is currently 7:34 AM in Halifax and 6:34 AM in Ajax.

Map of how to get from Halifax to Ajax.
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  • Distance: 1232.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 37m

What companies run services between Halifax, NS, Canada and Ajax, ON, Canada?

Porter Airlines and Air Canada fly from Halifax to Ajax 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Halifax to Ajax via Montréal and Oshawa GO in around 27h 50m.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Halifax to Toronto
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Halifax to Toronto via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Halifax to Toronto via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Halifax to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Halifax to Toronto
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Halifax to Toronto via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Swoop
Website
flyswoop.com
Flights from Halifax to Toronto
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Halifax to Hamilton
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $900
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Halifax to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Halifax to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Train operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Toronto Union Station to Ajax GO
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
GO Transit
Train from West Harbour GO to Toronto Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
GO Transit
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Halifax to Montréal
Ave. Duration
22h 3m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$160 - $200
Business
$240 - $370
Economy
$210 - $260
EconomyPlus
$420 - $600
Train from Montréal to Oshawa
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $230
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$65 - $85
Business
$130 - $170
Economy
$100 - $120
EconomyPlus
$160 - $230
Train from Moncton to Montréal
Ave. Duration
17h 31m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$130 - $160
Business
$200 - $300
Economy
$170 - $210
EconomyPlus
$330 - $470
Bus operators
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Montreal to Whitby Station
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Book at
megabus.ca
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Halifax to Truro, NS
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $75
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Truro, NS to Moncton, NB
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Book at
maritimebus.com
Other operators
Ridesharing.com
Website
ridesharing.com
Rideshare from Montreal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
ridesharing.com

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Halifax to Ajax train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Oshawa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Halifax to Ajax is 1742 km. It takes approximately 18h 52m to drive from Halifax to Ajax.

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Swoop, WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Halifax Airport to Toronto Airport.

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There are 47+ hotels available in Ajax. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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The best way to get from Halifax to Halifax Airport is to line 320 bus which takes 33 min and costs $5.

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