Cheap train tickets from Toronto to Montreal


Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Toronto to Montreal?

Lowest Price£22.68
Fastest4h 33m
Daily Schedules14
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Overall score for Toronto to Montreal
Based on 44 reviews

Based on 44 reviews
Users that traveled with VIA Rail report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 88 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Yan Kei
9 November 2019Solo travel
Clear announcements to inform commuters about delay.
Reducing the delay time.
1 November 2019Vacation
i was travelling back to the city that makes me so happy therefore having a comfortable trip for the relatively long trip was very advantageous.
nothing really y’all are great
enjoy! have fun! good vibes! wanderu always got ya covered with the good prices. cheers
21 October 2019Vacation
Good space in the seating
Perhaps larger selection of food so the concessionaire would not run out of many items.
13 October 2019Couples trip
The train was clean, comfy and arrived in Montréal slightly ahead of schedule.
Take the train during daytime so you can enjoy the scenery.
12 October 2019Visiting friends
First time taking the train to Montreal. It was a great experience!
Trash bins more frequently.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Toronto to Montreal?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Toronto to Montreal 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 Toronto to Montreal was £32.69. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 28 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £37.27 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 ride from Toronto to Montreal?

The distance between Toronto and Montreal is approximately 313.51 miles, or 504.42 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 6 hours and 25 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 33 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 Toronto to Montreal?

On Thursday trains from Toronto to Montreal 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

VIA Rail has the greatest number of connections between Toronto to Montreal

Typically there are 14 schedules to compare for your trip to Montreal. One train carrier operates regular service on the Toronto to Montreal route. VIA Rail offers the most scheduled departures between Toronto to Montreal, usually offering 14 trips per day. 8 train trips per day are direct connections to Montreal, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Toronto to Montreal, which start at £6,883.23.

One train company connects Toronto to Montreal

VIA Rail

VIA Rail train tickets from Toronto to Montreal start from £22.68, and on average cost £46.40. Daily there are 14 VIA Rail schedules to Montreal. VIA Rail in Toronto leaves from Union Station and one other station. And in Montreal trains arrive at 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O,

From Toronto to Montreal train travel on VIA Rail takes 6 hours and 25 minutes. If you are looking to get to Montreal faster, VIA Rail offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 33 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, VIA Rail offers 12 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £52.50 for a one-way train ticket to Montreal.

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Plan your next adventure

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Montreal that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Toronto are:
  • Union Station
  • Guildwood Train Station
There is one train station where trains arrive in Montreal from Toronto. These are the busiest arriving stations in Montreal:
  • 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O