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Trains from Saint-Lambert to Alexandria

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Saint-Lambert - Alexandria Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 3 daily trains from Saint-Lambert to Alexandria. Traveling by train from Saint-Lambert to Alexandria usually takes around 2 hours and 6 minutes, but the fastest VIA Rail train can make the trip in one hour and 54 minutes.

Distance56 mi (91 km)
Fastest train1h 54m
Lowest price$23.07
Trains per day3
Most frequent serviceVIA Rail
Train lines1

What is the price of a train ticket from Saint-Lambert to Alexandria?

In the last month, $24.91 was the average price of a train ticket from Saint-Lambert to Alexandria. 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 27 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $21.20 more than that for a same-day booking.

Monthly average prices

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Traveling from Saint-Lambert to Alexandria 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$23 whenever you decide to board the train to Alexandria.

Which train should you take from Saint-Lambert to Alexandria?

VIA Rail is the one and only train line which connects Saint-Lambert to Alexandria. However, there are 3 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
VIA Rail32h 7m$35.38
  • VIA Rail

    VIA Rail

    VIA Rail, also known as Via Rail Canada or simply VIA, provides service across the Canadian provinces and territories, including 3 daily trips between Saint-Lambert and Alexandria. 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.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Saint-Lambert to Alexandria 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 Saint-Lambert to Alexandria?

The distance between Saint-Lambert and Alexandria is approximately 56 miles, or 91 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 6 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 54 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?

Saturday tends to be the busiest day of the week with travelers taking trains from Saint-Lambert to Alexandria. Ticket price also tend to be more expensive on Saturday 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 Saint-Lambert at 8:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 6:00pm. 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 Saint-Lambert to Alexandria?

There are 3 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Saint-Lambert to Alexandria.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Alexandria to Saint-Lambert.

City Information

Saint-Lambert

Saint-Lambert, QC - CASLQ-0Saint-Lambert, QC - CASLQ-1Saint-Lambert, QC - CASLQ-2

If you're visiting Montreal, it's well worth crossing the river and spending a day or two in Saint-Lambert. It's a small city that's best experienced in the open air by strolling along the harbor, relaxing in one of its 30 parks, and admiring the blend of modern and historic architectural styles. Le Balcon d'Art showcases an exciting selection of art from across the ages, while the Saint-Lambert Municipal Memorial Library acts as a hub of cultural enrichment for residents and tourists alike. Cycling enthusiasts will appreciate Saint-Lambert's vast network of bike trails that transport riders out of the urban environment and into a rural idyll of luscious meadows and long-forgotten chateaus.

During the summer months, Canadians from the surrounding areas descend on Saint-Lambert for its annual festivals, including Festival Classica, Foire d'Art Contemporaine de Saint-Lambert, and, most notably, Saint-Lambert Days, which takes place in the downtown core and combines music, street performance, and local products.

Saint-Lambert is just a 10-minute boat ride from one of Canada's major urban centers, Montreal, from which nationwide air, rail, and bus connections are available. Saint-Lambert's central train station also provides regional rail and bus links.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Saint-Lambert?

329 Avenue St-Denis, Saint-Lambert, QC - CASLQAMT-0

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Main departure station: 329 Avenue St-Denis

The Saint-Lambert train station is located at 329 Saint-Denis Avenue, on the corner of Victoria Avenue. The station is served by two VIA Rail lines and one Amtrak line, the Adirondack, which connects Saint-Lambert to New York City. This station also serves as a stop for four local bus lines. Plan to arrive at least 45 minutes before departure if you're checking baggage on your train journey. If you arrive early, you can always stop by La Piazzetta Saint-Lambert or Les assoiffés – BISTRO, both of which are well-known diners within a one-kilometer range.

All train stations in Saint-Lambert:

  • 329 Avenue St-Denis

Where is the train station in Alexandria?

Main arrival station: Alexandria VIA Station

Alexandria has one train station.

Train stations in Alexandria:

  • Alexandria VIA Station

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