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There are 7 ways to get from Halifax to Stratford by plane, train, rideshare, bus or car

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Fly to Kitchener, train

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Kitchener (YKF)
  2. Take the train from Kitchener to Stratford

Fly to Toronto, train

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Toronto (YYZ)
  2. Take the train from Brampton to Stratford

Fly to London, train

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to London (YXU)
  2. Take the train from London to Stratford

Fly to Billy Bishop Toronto City, train

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ)
  2. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Stratford

Train

  1. Take the train from Halifax to Montréal
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Toronto Union Station
  3. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Stratford

Train, rideshare, bus

  1. Take the train from Halifax to Montréal
  2. Take the rideshare from Montreal to Toronto
  3. Take the bus from Square One to Weber St. W. @ Victoria St. N.
  4. Take the bus from Kitchener, ON - Kitchener GO/VIA Rail Station to Stratford ON - 824 Ontario St

Drive

  1. Drive from Halifax to Stratford

Halifax to Stratford by train

The train journey time between Halifax and Stratford is around 31h 53m and covers a distance of around 2028 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 19m. The fastest train normally takes 31h 53m. Services are operated by VIA Rail. 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:
29h 34m
Layover time:
2h 19m
Total time:
31h 53m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
31h 53m
Train distance:
2028 km
Trains per week:
1
Cheapest price:
$369
Carbon emissions:
107 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 Stratford train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Halifax to Stratford is to drive which costs $200 - $300 and takes 20h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Halifax to Stratford is to fly and train which costs $200 - $1,200 and takes 5h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Halifax to Stratford. However, there are services departing from Halifax and arriving at Stratford via Montréal and Toronto Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31h 22m.

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The distance between Halifax and Stratford is 1394 km. The road distance is 1914.9 km.

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The best way to get from Halifax to Stratford without a car is to train which takes 31h 22m and costs $360 - $950.

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It takes approximately 5h 40m to get from Halifax to Stratford, including transfers.

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

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

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Stratford is 1h behind Halifax. It is currently 9:44 PM in Halifax and 8:44 PM in Stratford.

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

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Map of how to get from Halifax to Stratford.
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  • Distance: 1394.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 40m

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

You can take a train from Halifax to Stratford via Montréal and Toronto Union Station in around 31h 22m.

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 London via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Halifax to London via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Halifax to London via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Halifax to London via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6h 24m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Halifax to London via Ottawa, Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
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 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Halifax to Toronto via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Halifax to London via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $950
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
Flair Airlines
Website
flyflair.com
Flights from Halifax to Kitchener
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Swoop
Website
flyswoop.com
Flights from Halifax to Toronto
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Kitchener to Stratford
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$15 - $28
Business
$71 - $75
Economy
$38 - $41
EconomyPlus
$35 - $50
Train from Brampton to Stratford
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$23 - $40
Business
$83 - $86
Economy
$49 - $50
EconomyPlus
$55 - $80
Train from London to Stratford
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$16 - $30
Business
$73 - $77
Economy
$40 - $42
EconomyPlus
$35 - $55
Train from Toronto Union Station to Stratford
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$27 - $45
Business
$85 - $95
Economy
$53 - $56
EconomyPlus
$65 - $90
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 Toronto Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$70 - $95
Business
$140 - $180
Economy
$100 - $120
EconomyPlus
$180 - $260
Bus operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Square One to Weber St. W. @ Victoria St. N.
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
GO Transit
Perth County Connect
Phone
1-888-465-0783
Website
perthcounty.ca
Bus from Kitchener, ON - Kitchener GO/VIA Rail Station to Stratford ON - 824 Ontario St
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
perthcounty.ca
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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Yes, the driving distance between Halifax to Stratford is 1915 km. It takes approximately 20h 55m to drive from Halifax to Stratford.

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Flair Airlines offers flights from Halifax Airport to Kitchener Airport.

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There are 39+ hotels available in Stratford. 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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