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Trains from Montreal to Drummondville

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Montreal - Drummondville Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 3 daily trains from Montreal to Drummondville. Traveling by train from Montreal to Drummondville usually takes around 2 hours and 7 minutes, but the fastest VIA Rail train can make the trip in one hour and 59 minutes.

Distance58 mi (94 km)
Fastest train1h 59m
Lowest price$27.18
Trains per day3
Most frequent serviceVIA Rail
Train lines1

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VIA Rail

Travelling on a train is always a comfortable trip. We love it!

Travelling on a train is always a comfortable trip. We love it!

What is the price of a train ticket from Montreal to Drummondville?

In the last month, $29.57 was the average price of a train ticket from Montreal to Drummondville. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 29 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $12.39 more than that for a same-day booking.

Monthly average prices

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Traveling from Montreal to Drummondville by train will cost you about the same regardless of the time of year for which you plan your trip. In general, train ticket prices for that route don’t fluctuate much throughout the year, so expect to pay around C$28 whenever you decide to board the train to Drummondville.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Since the average price of train trips from Montreal to Drummondville remains pretty consistent throughout the year, there’s no need to book your tickets too far in advance. However, we still recommend you purchase your train tickets at least 48 hours ahead of departure time to avoid surprise last-minute surges and the risk of the train selling out.

Which train should you take from Montreal to Drummondville?

VIA Rail is the one and only train line which connects Montreal to Drummondville. However, there are 3 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
VIA Rail32h 8m$35.42
  • VIA Rail

    VIA Rail

    VIA Rail train tickets from Montreal to Drummondville start from $27, and on average cost . Daily there are 3 VIA Rail schedules to Drummondville. VIA Rail in Montreal leaves from Dorval-Montreal VIA Rail Station (near YUL airport) . And in Drummondville trains arrive at Drummondville VIA Station .

    From Montreal to Drummondville train travel on VIA Rail takes 2 hours and 8 minutes. If you are looking to get to Drummondville faster, VIA Rail offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 59 minutes.

    If you're considering a weeked trip, VIA Rail offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Drummondville.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Montreal to Drummondville during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Montreal to Drummondville?

The distance between Montreal and Drummondville is approximately 58 miles, or 94 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 7 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 59 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Friday tends to be the busiest day of the week with travelers taking trains from Montreal to Drummondville. Ticket price also tend to be more expensive on Friday than other days. If you are hoping to have more room on the train and even save some change check out travel options on Tuesday instead, as less people travel then and deals are more likely to be found.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Montreal at 8:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 5:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Montreal to Drummondville?

There are 3 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Montreal to Drummondville.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Drummondville to Montreal.

City Information

Montreal

Effortlessly blending quaint old buildings with the high-rises of the 21st century, Montreal is an exciting destination for adventure-seekers as well as introverted travelers. We even propose Montreal as a fantastic bachelorette party destination to consider. At the beating heart of this modern city is the quarter of Old Montreal, where you can find horse-drawn carriages and cobblestone streets. As you meander through the area, don’t miss out on the chance to marvel at the architectural genius of the Basilique Notre-Dame de Montréal, which is one of the most iconic structures of the city. For those who wish to stay close to nature, the gigantic Parc du Mont-Royal will satisfy all your needs. In the warmer months of the year, you can rent a boat and row on Lac des Castors, which offers amazing views.

Montreal is heaven for fans of French cuisine. The top-rated traditional French restaurants converge in the Old Montreal quarter, and some local favorite names include Toque, LOV, Crew Collective & Cafe. For those looking for Canadian specialties, head over to Schwartz’s.

The principal rail station for Montreal is the Central Station, which is served by both VIA Rail and Amtrak. If you are traveling by bus, head to the Montreal Coach Terminal (aka Gare d'autocars de Montréal) from where you can catch buses operated by Greyhound and several other carriers. The city’s main airport is the Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport, which is located in the nearby city of Dorval.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Montreal?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Montreal.

All train stations in Montreal:

  • Dorval-Montreal VIA Rail Station (near YUL airport)

Where is the train station in Drummondville?

Arrival stations

Drummondville has one train station.

Train stations in Drummondville:

  • Drummondville VIA Station

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