Cheap train tickets from Vancouver, BC to Ontario, CA

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How much are train tickets from Vancouver, BC to Ontario, CA?

Lowest Price£120.37
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Vancouver, BC to Ontario, CA?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Vancouver to Ontario 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 Ontario was £129.94. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 8 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £66.05 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, BC to Ontario, CA? What is the distance between Vancouver, BC to Ontario, CA?

The distance between Vancouver, BC to Ontario, CA is 1088.66 miles or 1751.59 km. A train trip from Vancouver, BC to Ontario, CA typically takes 37 hours and 29 minutes. If you are looking to get to Ontario faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 35 hours and 45 minutes to get from Vancouver to Ontario.

Going from Vancouver to Ontario 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 Wednesday trains from Vancouver to Ontario 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 greatest number of connections between Vancouver, BC to Ontario, CA

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

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Vancouver to Ontario start from £120.37, and on average cost £163.43. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Ontario. Amtrak in Vancouver leaves from Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St, And in Ontario trains arrive at Amtrak Platform - 198 E Emporia St,

From Vancouver to Ontario train travel on Amtrak takes 37 hours and 30 minutes. If you are looking to get to Ontario faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 35 hours and 45 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Ontario on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost £228.43 for a one-way weekend reservation from Vancouver.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Vancouver on their way to Ontario. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Vancouver are:
  • Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Ontario from Vancouver. These are the busiest arriving stations in Ontario:
  • Amtrak Platform - 198 E Emporia St