Cheap train tickets from Edmonton to Vancouver


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How much are train tickets from Edmonton to Vancouver?

Lowest Price£92.59
Fastest32h 59m
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18 September 2019Couples trip
The ease of booking. Value for money.
The level of the footrest to the seat for 2 travelers was uncomfortable.
Wasn’t told if there was WiFi. Take pillow & earplugs. It really was a great trip because of the scenery. Will do it again.

How much does a train ticket from Edmonton to Vancouver cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Edmonton to Vancouver were £97.86.

The best way to find cheap deals on train tickets from Edmonton to Vancouver is by booking earlier as most train companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 17 days out, tickets are on average £17.94 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the train ride from Edmonton to Vancouver?

The distance between Edmonton and Vancouver is approximately 508.43 miles, or 818.03 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 33 hours and 3 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 32 hours and 59 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 is the busiest day for trains from Edmonton to Vancouver?

On Thursday trains from Edmonton to Vancouver 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

VIA Rail has the greatest number of connections between Edmonton to Vancouver

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Edmonton to Vancouver route. VIA Rail offers the most scheduled departures between Edmonton to Vancouver, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Vancouver with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

One train company connects Edmonton to Vancouver

VIA Rail

VIA Rail train tickets from Edmonton to Vancouver start from £92.59, and on average cost £108.60. Daily there are 1 VIA Rail schedules to Vancouver. VIA Rail in Edmonton leaves from VIA Station, And in Vancouver trains arrive at Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St,

From Edmonton to Vancouver train travel on VIA Rail takes 33 hours and 4 minutes. If you are looking to get to Vancouver faster, VIA Rail offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 32 hours and 59 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Vancouver on a weekend there is typically one VIA Rail scheduled trip per day, which will cost £106.97 for a one-way weekend reservation from Edmonton.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Edmonton on their way to Vancouver. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Edmonton are:
  • VIA Station
There is one train station where trains arrive in Vancouver from Edmonton. These are the busiest arriving stations in Vancouver:
  • Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St