Train from Toronto to Halifax Nova Scotia

Halifax VIA Rail Getaway

Halifax VIA Rail Getaway | Various Dates | 5, 6 or 7 Days

Combine your Halifax getaway experience with rail travel on VIA Rail's Touring Class service, complete with private sleeping accommodation and meals. Travel from Toronto or Montreal with VIA Rail and have access to their touring cars with panoramic dome and arrive in the lively city of Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Experience the enjoyment of rail travel on VIA Rail's Touring Class Service from Toronto or Montreal to the capital of Nova Scotia - Halifax! Make your train trip to the Maritimes a tourist experience in itself. By combining the many comforts of train travel and the thrill of discovery, the Touring Class service offers more than a ticket to the Maritimes: through the guidance and companionship of a Learning Coordinator, it will show you the way to the region's past and traditions. In a setting reminiscent of the legendary transcontinental trains, the Learning Coordinator will provide the cultural backdrop to the rolling Maritimes seascapes through informative, yet entertaining presentations carefully intertwined with the passing scenery, while setting the course to create an interactive environment open and inviting to everyone. When you travel in touring class, you are given access to the very best VIA Rail has to offer: cozy accommodations and delicious meals. Refreshments remain available to you at any time, and you have exclusive access to their amazing touring cars, complete with panoramic dome and comfortable seating. Halifax is lively and colorful with much to discover and will be home for three nights. The heart of Halifax is perfect for exploring on foot with lots to see and do. The city is alive day and night.


Dates are flexible, however VIA Rail only departs out of Toronto/Montreal to Halifax on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays. Train only departs from Halifax on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays.


Round trip rail from Toronto/Montreal to Halifax
Sleeper Plus class service with private sleeping accommodations with meals
Accommodation in downtown Halifax*
Taxi transfers from/to the VIA Rail station to hotel
8 meals*

*based on 6-day itinerary

5 Day Itinerary & Prices

Day 1 (Sunday): Overnight Train to Halifax
VIA Rail's Touring Class service with private sleeping accommodations and meals.

Day 2 (Monday): Arrive Halifax
Check into your downtown Halifax hotel for your 2 night stay.

Day 3 (Tuesday): Halifax
Enjoy a day at leisure, ask us about sightseeing tours to add to your package.

Day 4 (Wednesday): Depart Halifax
Enjoy some free time and then depart Halifax for home on VIA Rail's Touring Class in the late morning.

Day 5 (Thursday): Arrive Home
Tour ends on arrival in Montreal/Toronto.

From Montreal

$1658 $1324 $1348 $1270

From Toronto

$1988 $1654 $1678 $1600

Plus HST.

6 Day Itinerary & Prices

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