Cheap train tickets from Québec to Montreal


Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Québec to Montreal?

Lowest Price£17.12
Fastest2h 45m
Daily Schedules9
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Overall score for Québec to Montreal
Based on 28 reviews

Based on 28 reviews
Users that traveled with VIA Rail report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 92 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
23 October 2019Vacation
Moyen de transport relaxant
13 October 2019Vacation
What a wonderful way to travel...Had no idea that it would cost that much as when I did a Google search it said the tickets started around $34 US. So I was quite surprised to see that they were triple that price.
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Watch what day and time you chose to travel as prices vary.
12 October 2019Vacation
Clean and comfortable
Nothing at the moment
9 October 2019Vacation
See the countryside while relaxing. Spacious seating and large bathroom
Make sure your suitcase is under 50 lbs.
8 October 2019Visiting friends
all good
go n enjoy

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

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Québec 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 Québec to Montreal was £23.74. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 24 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £24.70 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 Québec to Montreal?

The distance between Québec and Montreal is approximately 144.88 miles, or 233.10 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 3 hours and 13 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 45 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 Québec to Montreal?

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

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

Typically there are 9 schedules to compare for your trip to Montreal. One train carrier operates regular service on the Québec to Montreal route. VIA Rail offers the most scheduled departures between Québec to Montreal, usually offering 9 trips per day. 9 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 Québec to Montreal, which start at £27.08.

One train company connects Québec to Montreal

VIA Rail

VIA Rail train tickets from Québec to Montreal start from £17.06, and on average cost £33.84. Daily there are 9 VIA Rail schedules to Montreal. VIA Rail in Québec leaves from Sainte Foy Station and one other station. And in Montreal trains arrive at 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O,

From Québec to Montreal train travel on VIA Rail takes 3 hours and 13 minutes. If you are looking to get to Montreal faster, VIA Rail offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 45 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, VIA Rail offers 7 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £34.64 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 Québec are:
  • Sainte Foy Station
  • Gare du Palais
There is one train station where trains arrive in Montreal from Québec. These are the busiest arriving stations in Montreal:
  • 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O