Cheap train tickets from Montreal to Vancouver, BC


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How much are train tickets from Montreal to Vancouver, BC?

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How do you find cheap train tickets from Montreal to Vancouver, BC?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Montreal 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 Montreal to Vancouver was £402.47. 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 Montreal to Vancouver, BC?

The distance between Montreal and Vancouver is approximately 2291.88 miles, or 3687.48 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 104 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 102 hours and 25 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 Montreal to Vancouver?

On Sunday trains from Montreal 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 Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

VIA Rail Canada has the greatest number of connections between Montreal to Vancouver, BC

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Vancouver. One train carrier operates regular service on the Montreal to Vancouver route. VIA Rail Canada offers the most scheduled departures between Montreal to Vancouver, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Montreal 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.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Montreal to Vancouver, BC, which start at £6,923.82.

One train company connects Montreal to Vancouver

VIA Rail

VIA Rail Canada train tickets from Montreal to Vancouver start from £366.03, and on average cost £402.97. Daily there are 2 VIA Rail Canada schedules to Vancouver. VIA Rail Canada in Montreal leaves from 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O, And in Vancouver trains arrive at Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St,

From Montreal to Vancouver train travel on VIA Rail Canada takes 104 hours and 13 minutes. If you are looking to get to Vancouver faster, VIA Rail Canada offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 102 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, VIA Rail Canada offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £402.97 for a one-way train ticket to Vancouver.

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Plan your next adventure

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