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

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Fly to Toronto  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Toronto (YYZ) YHZ - YYZ

$142 - $509

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Fly to Billy Bishop Toronto City  •  5 h

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

$131 - $432

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Fly to Hamilton, bus  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Hamilton (YHM) YHZ - YHM
  2. Take the bus from Hamilton GO Centre Bus to Union Station Bus Terminal

$138 - $982

Train  •  27 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Halifax to Montréal VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Toronto VIA Rail

$151 - $515

Bus, train  •  29 h 14 min

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

$145 - $377

Train, bus  •  31 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Halifax to Montréal
  2. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON
  3. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON

$146 - $508

Drive  •  19 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Halifax to Toronto 1114.2 miles

$140 - $220

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No, there is no direct train from Halifax to Toronto. However, there are services departing from Halifax and arriving at Toronto via Montréal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 30 min.

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The distance between Halifax and Toronto is 1264 km. The road distance is 1782.7 km.

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The best way to get from Halifax to Toronto without a car is to train which takes 27 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Halifax to Toronto, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Halifax to Toronto is to fly which takes 4 h 29 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 27 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Halifax Airport to Toronto Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 21 min.

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Toronto is 1 h behind Halifax. It is currently 6:52 AM in Halifax and 5:52 AM in Toronto.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Halifax to Toronto is 1783 km. It takes approximately 19 h 19 min to drive from Halifax to Toronto.

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Map of how to get from Halifax to Toronto.
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  • Distance: 790.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 29 min

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

WestJet and Air Canada fly from Halifax to Toronto hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Halifax to Toronto via Montréal in around 27 h 30 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Halifax to Toronto
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Halifax to Toronto via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Halifax to Toronto via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Halifax to Toronto via Fredericton
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Halifax to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Halifax to Hamilton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Halifax to Hamilton via Ottawa, Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,700
Flights from Halifax to Hamilton via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Halifax to Hamilton via Moncton, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Halifax to Hamilton via St John, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Halifax to Hamilton via Charlottetown, Montreal
Ave. Duration
9 h 54 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,600
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Halifax to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Halifax to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Halifax to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Halifax to Toronto
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Halifax to Toronto via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Halifax to Hamilton via Calgary
Ave. Duration
10 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,900
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Halifax to Montréal
Ave. Duration
22 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$100 - $140
Economy
$180 - $250
Economy Plus
$250 - $350
Business
$260 - $370
Business Plus/Sleeper
$470 - $700
Train from Montréal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $70
Economy
$80 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$210 - $300
Train from Moncton to Montréal
Ave. Duration
17 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$80 - $120
Economy
$140 - $200
Economy Plus
$200 - $280
Business
$210 - $300
Business Plus/Sleeper
$380 - $550
Bus operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Hamilton GO Centre Bus to Union Station Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
GO Transit
Megabus Canada
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $23
Online Fare
$19 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $50
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$45 - $65
Refundable
$50 - $75

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

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The best way to get from Halifax to Halifax Airport is to Halifax Airport Shuttle which takes 40 min and costs .

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