Cheap Vancouver to Calgary  train tickets

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How much are Vancouver to Calgary train tickets?

Lowest Price$167.97
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How to buy cheap train tickets from Vancouver to Calgary ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Vancouver to Calgary is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Vancouver to Calgary was $167.97. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 1 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $0.00 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train trip from Vancouver to Calgary ? What is the distance between Vancouver to Calgary ?

The distance between Vancouver to Calgary is 543.12 miles or 873.84 km. A train trip from Vancouver to Calgary typically takes 37 hours, If you are looking to get to Calgary faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 37 hours and 17 minutes to get from Vancouver to Calgary.

Going from Vancouver to Calgary by train takes over 37 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Friday trains from Vancouver to Calgary are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most frequent connections between Vancouver to Calgary

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Vancouver to Calgary route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Vancouver to Calgary, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Vancouver to Calgary, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

One train carrier connects Vancouver to Calgary

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Vancouver to Calgary start from $167.97, and on average cost $178.38. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Calgary. Amtrak in Vancouver leaves from 1301 W 11th St, And in Calgary trains arrive at Greyhound Station,

From Vancouver to Calgary train travel on Amtrak takes 37 hours and 17 minutes. If you are looking to get to Calgary faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 37 hours and 0 minutes.

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Avg. Time
13h 17m
Avg. Price
$178.38

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There is one train station from which trains depart Vancouver on their way to Calgary. The busiest departure station in Vancouver serving this route is 1301 W 11th St.
  • 1301 W 11th St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Calgary from Vancouver., The busiest departure station in Vancouver serving this route is Greyhound Station.
  • Greyhound Station