There are 6 ways to get from Toronto to Halifax by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Toronto  •  4 h 43 min

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

$136 - $492

Cheapest option

Fly from Toronto Island  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Toronto Island (YTZ) to Halifax (YHZ) YTZ - YHZ

$124 - $414

4 alternative options

Bus, train via Rivière-du-Loup  •  25 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Montreal
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Québec
  3. Take the bus from Québec to Rivière-du-Loup
  4. Take the bus from Rivière-du-Loup, PQ to Moncton, NB 700
  5. Take the bus from Moncton, NB to Marriott Harbourfront Hotel

$202 - $354

Train  •  27 h 45 min

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

$152 - $528

Bus, train  •  31 h 13 min

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

$146 - $473

Drive  •  19 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Toronto to Halifax 1113.5 miles

$140 - $220

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

WestJet and Air Canada fly from Toronto to Halifax hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Toronto to Halifax via Montréal in around 27 h 45 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Toronto Island to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Toronto Island to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Toronto Island to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Toronto Island to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Québec
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $50
Economy
$50 - $75
Economy Plus
$75 - $110
Business
$75 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$130 - $190
Train from Toronto to Montréal
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $75
Economy
$85 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$220 - $310
Train from Montréal to Halifax
Ave. Duration
21 h 51 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$100 - $150
Economy
$180 - $260
Economy Plus
$260 - $360
Business
$270 - $380
Business Plus/Sleeper
$490 - $700
Bus operators
Megabus CA
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Rivière-du-Loup, PQ to Moncton, NB
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Moncton, NB to Marriott Harbourfront Hotel
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$45 - $65
Refundable
$50 - $75
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $24
Online Fare
$19 - $35
Standard Fare
$29 - $45
Refundable
$30 - $50

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Toronto to Halifax?

The distance between Toronto and Halifax is 1264 km. The road distance is 1782 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Toronto to Halifax?

The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Halifax is to drive which costs $180 - $280 and takes 19 h 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Toronto to Halifax?

The quickest way to get from Toronto to Halifax is to fly which takes 4 h 43 min and costs $170 - $650.

Is there a direct train between Toronto and Halifax?

No, there is no direct train from Toronto to Halifax. However, there are services departing from Toronto and arriving at Halifax via Montréal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 45 min.

How long does it take to get from Toronto to Halifax?

It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to get from Toronto to Halifax, including transfers.