Cheap train tickets from Calgary to Vancouver

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How much are train tickets from Calgary to Vancouver?

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How do you find cheap train tickets from Calgary to Vancouver?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Calgary to Vancouver 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 Calgary to Vancouver was £96.81. 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 ride from Calgary to Vancouver?

The distance between Calgary and Vancouver is approximately 543.12 miles, or 873.84 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 32 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 31 hours and 58 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What's the best day to take the train from Calgary to Vancouver?

If you want to avoid a crowded train, Friday is the best day to travel as it is the least busy day for trains from Calgary to Vancouver.

In contrast, the busiest train day of the week is usually Friday. If you are planning to book travel for Friday, make sure to book your train tickets well in advance as they may sell out and you may find trains more full than usual.

Amtrak has the greatest number of connections between Calgary to Vancouver

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Calgary to Vancouver route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Calgary to Vancouver, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Calgary to Vancouver, 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 company connects Calgary to Vancouver

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Calgary to Vancouver start from £96.81, and on average cost £99.13. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Vancouver. Amtrak in Calgary leaves from Greyhound Station, And in Vancouver trains arrive at 1301 W 11th St,

From Calgary to Vancouver train travel on Amtrak takes 31 hours and 59 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Vancouver on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost £103.78 for a one-way weekend reservation from Calgary.

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1d 7h 59m
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£99.13

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There is one train station from which trains depart Calgary on their way to Vancouver. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Calgary are:
  • Greyhound Station
There is one train station where trains arrive in Vancouver from Calgary. These are the busiest arriving stations in Vancouver:
  • 1301 W 11th St