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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Windsor to Toronto?

Lowest Price£28.86
Fastest Train4h 6m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a bus from Windsor to Toronto?

Wanderu does not currently have bus service between Windsor and Toronto. You can buy bus tickets for this route directly from Greyhound Canada, but tickets cost around $50 and range in duration, with some trips taking as long as 7 hours 55 minutes. Train tickets cost about $52, and average just 4 hours 13 minutes in travel time.

Is Windsor to Toronto a good day-trip?

Windsor to Toronto would not be a good day-trip, considering the shortest possible train duration is 4 hours 6 minutes. The earliest train to Toronto leaves at 5:00 a.m., and the last return trip leaves around 5:00 p.m., meaning you’d be left with about 8 hours in Toronto if you left on the earliest train and departed on the last one.

Do you need a passport to travel from Windsor to Toronto?

You do not need a passport to travel from Windsor to Toronto, since you are already traveling within Canada. If you are going from inside of the U.S to Windsor, however, then traveling to Toronto, you will need a passport to cross the U.S.–Canada border.

Is it safe to travel by train from Windsor to Toronto right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from Windsor to Toronto?

In the last month, £29.53 was the average price of a train ticket from Windsor, ON to Toronto, ON. This is a great price, especially considering the length of the route. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 23 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £14.25 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Windsor to Toronto?

The distance between Windsor and Toronto is approximately 206 miles, or 332 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 11 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 6 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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Windsor to Toronto are the most crowded on Monday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Thursday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Windsor at 09:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 17:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Windsor to Toronto?

Trains leave the station in Windsor twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Toronto with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to get off or switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Toronto to Windsor.

Which train should you take from Windsor to Toronto?

VIA Rail is the one and only train line which connects Windsor, Ontario to Toronto, Ontario. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
VIA Rail24h 11m£42.88

Where is the train station in Windsor?

There is one train station in Windsor:

  • VIA Station

Where is the train station in Toronto?

Toronto has one train station:

  • Union Station

Price trends for trains from Windsor to Toronto

Average prices by travel date

£106£71£35OctOct

Monthly average prices

£59£47£35£24£12DJFMAMJJASON

Prices as travel date approaches

£59£47£35£24£123020100

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Windsor, ON to Toronto, ON
4.5
Based on 31 ratings and reviews

Based on 31 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with VIA Rail report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 67 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.4
Staff
4.5
Value
3.7
Condition
4.4
Tinotenda
5.0
14 December 2019Visiting family
Pros
Comfortable & clean.
Cons
Wifi didn't work well.
Justin
5.0
11 November 2019Vacation
Pros
Very nice ride !
Richard
4.0
25 October 2019Vacation
Cons
bathroom was not very clean
Elizabeth
5.0
16 October 2019Solo travel
Pros
Have done this trip plenty of times. It's always quick and the staff are friendly.
Dhwani
4.0
12 October 2019Visiting family
Pros
Good
Cons
Better seats
Tips
No

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