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About Windsor

Windsor is a vibrant urban community brimming with first-rate entertainment, luscious green space, and cultural delights—a city where there truly is something for everyone. Visitors can step back in time and experience Windsor's rich history through the ages at the Chimczuk Museum, Willistead Manor, and Mackenzie Hall. With 215 parks, the city is also a haven for outdoor recreation; but nowhere is better than the iconic Windsor waterfront, where strollers are spoiled for choice by a number of world-class gardens, the Ojibway Nature Centre, and the Windsor Sculpture Centre.

Known as a melting pot, Windsor is home to an eclectic blend of artistic styles and culinary surprises. For those who want a real taste of the city, catch a theatre performance at one of the many elite venues dotted around Windsor before hitting downtown to satisfy your appetite with a selection of delicious international foods.

Located across the river from Detroit, Windsor forms one half of the International Gateway between Canada and the U.S.—the second busiest border crossing in North America. The city also acts as a major jump-off point for national travel deeper into Canada via Toronto and beyond.

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Windsor VIA Station, Windsor, ON - CAXECVIA-0

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Windsor's VIA Rail Station is located on Walker Road, and it is the center of intercity rail services in Windsor. The station opened in 1961, and it received substantial renovations in 2012. The current station features three tracks. Eight daily VIA Rail trains serve the Windsor-Toronto line that originates in Windsor. The station is the seventh busiest rail station in the country, so rush hour can mean a lot of foot traffic through the station. The station's amenities include a lounge, public restrooms, parking spots, and easy access points for people with disabilities.

Popular train stations in Windsor:

  • Windsor

What train companies travel to Windsor, Ontario?

Located in Ontario, Canada, Windsor is accessible by train from 7 other cities. You can choose from 34 daily scheduled trips when you search for trains to Windsor on Wanderu. VIA Rail usually has the most trains on any given day.

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Train companies serving Windsor

TrainRoutesAvg. TimeAvg. Price
VIA Rail94h 46m£42.32
  • VIA Rail, also known as Via Rail Canada or simply VIA, provides service across the Canadian provinces and territories. 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.

Which train carrier has the best service to Windsor?

Based on customers travel reviews, travelers who booked on Wanderu rave about traveling to Windsor by train with VIA Rail giving them a 4.5 rating out of 5.

Travelers also mentioned that VIA Rail had the most comfortable train service to Windsor taking into account the seats and amenities that VIA Rail offers. They rate VIA Rail a 4.2 out of 5 when it comes to just how relaxing and enjoyable their experience was onboard.

If you are looking to arrive to Windsor punctually, travelers suggest that VIA Rail has the best on time performance on their train schedules to Windsor, rating them a 4.4 based on their on time arrivals.

Frequently Asked Questions

£11.44 is the cheapest price for a train ticket to Windsor, according to recent searches on Wanderu. You can use our search to check if this price is currently available on buses from your city to Windsor. In the last month, trains from Chatham to Windsor had the lowest average price at £11.44.

The main train station in Windsor is Windsor. As the busiest station, it has the most train arrivals, although some trains may make other stops in and around Windsor.

The closest airport to Windsor is Windsor Airport (YQG), it is located 5 miles from the city center of Windsor.
Windsor ranks number 4 among most popular train destinations in the region. It also ranks number 19 in Canada. Windsor ranks number 7 in the region in terms of the number of destinations that connect to Windsor via train service. On average 28 direct daily train trips serve Windsor.
The population of Windsor is 278013. Windsor ranks number 14 in terms of population in Ontario and number 21 in all of Canada.
Train tickets to Windsor range from £11 for a short trip to Windsor, while a 60 to 200 mile train trip to Windsor starts at , and a longer trip by train to Windsor can be as cheap as . Looking to travel across state or province lines? A trip from out of your region will be as low as .
People who take the train to Windsor are most often visiting their families or loved ones. With frequent schedules, the ability to book and hop on a train last minute make taking a train to Windsor easy whether you're planning a trip far in advance or need some quality time with loved ones at the last minute.
The closest train station to the city center of Windsor is Windsor, located just 1.7 miles away. Select Windsor as your arrival if your plans call for exploring the downtown area of Windsor. Search on Wanderu and in the search results you can filter travel options by arriving or departing station.

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