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There are 4 daily trains from Oakville to Chatham. Traveling by train from Oakville to Chatham usually takes around 2 hours and 58 minutes, but the fastest VIA Rail train can make the trip in 2 hours and 48 minutes.
|Distance||146 mi (236 km)|
|Fastest train||2h 48m|
|Trains per day||4|
|Most frequent service||VIA Rail|
Which train should you take from Oakville to Chatham?
VIA Rail is the one and only train line which connects Oakville to Chatham. However, there are 4 trains per day to choose from.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|VIA Rail||4||2h 59m||$81.18|
VIA Rail, also known as Via Rail Canada or simply VIA, provides service across the Canadian provinces and territories, including 4 daily trips between Oakville and Chatham. In addition to being completely green-certified, VIA Rail’s new, state-of-the-art trains feature amenities such as free reliable Wi-Fi, wide aisles, ergonomic seats, and wheelchair lifts in every accessible car. VIA Rail is known for its unparalleled customer service and snazzy black and yellow paint scheme.
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On a weekly basis, the greatest number of passengers tend to travel by trains from Oakville to Chatham on Monday. Tickets for Monday tend to also be the most expensive. For savvy travelers looking for cheaper priced tickets search for travel departing on Tuesday. Tuesday also tend to have less passengers which may make boarding faster and let you snag your perfect seat.
The earliest train departs Oakville at 7:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Where is the train station in Oakville?
Main departure station: 200 Cross Ave
There is one train station in Oakville.
All train stations in Oakville:
200 Cross Ave
Where is the train station in Chatham?
Main arrival station: Chatham - 43 Edgar St
Chatham has one train station.
Train stations in Chatham:
Chatham - 43 Edgar St
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