Cheap train tickets from Toronto to Québec


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How much are train tickets from Toronto to Québec?

Lowest Price€51.89
Fastest9h 2m
Daily Schedules18
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Overall score for Toronto to Québec
Based on 9 reviews

Based on 9 reviews
Users that traveled with VIA Rail report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
2 January 2020Solo travel
It was a calm ride with no surprises. Actually it atrended what I needed.
If we could choose the seats. I prefer window and I didn't have the option to choose when I bought the tickets.
Enjoy your ride. The turkey sandwich is great by the way.
29 November 2019Solo travel
the staff was extremely helpful and friendly which I greatly appreciated
1 October 2019Vacation
Great views and comfortable seats Wonderful staff
Make sure you get at the right stop We got off at the wrong Quebec stop but the staff held the train and let us back on
4 October 2019Vacation
Nice scenery, comfortable seats - sure beats a plane!
VERY BUMPY - track maintenance not very good.
A nice alternative to flying!
17 July 2019Vacation
Sorry but it was delaid almost 1 h between Toronto and Ottawa.

What train goes from Toronto to Québec City?

VIA Rail Canada goes from Toronto to Québec City. VIA Rail is the only company that offers cross–Canada train travel, allowing you to go from one end of Canada to the other. The ride between Toronto and Québec City averages about 11 hours, and tickets cost an average of CAD$116. There are 18 daily schedules for this route.

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

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Toronto to Québec 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 Québec was €75.24. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 21 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of €75.32 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 Québec?

The distance between Toronto and Québec is approximately 453.71 miles, or 729.99 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 11 hours and 25 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 9 hours and 2 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 Québec?

On Saturday trains from Toronto to Québec 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.

What train companies travel from Toronto to Québec?

Typically there are 18 schedules to compare for your trip to Québec. One train carrier operates regular service on the Toronto to Québec route. VIA Rail offers the most scheduled departures between Toronto to Québec, usually offering 18 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Toronto to Québec, 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 Toronto to Québec

VIA Rail

VIA Rail train tickets from Toronto to Québec start from €51.89, and on average cost €113.88. Daily there are 18 VIA Rail schedules to Québec. VIA Rail in Toronto leaves from Union Station and one other station. And in Québec trains arrive at Sainte Foy Station and one other train station.

From Toronto to Québec train travel on VIA Rail takes 11 hours and 25 minutes. If you are looking to get to Québec faster, VIA Rail offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 9 hours and 2 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, VIA Rail offers 13 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay €120.79 for a one-way train ticket to Québec.

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Plan your next adventure

There are 2 train stations in Toronto with trains to Québec. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • Union Station
  • Guildwood Train Station
There are 2 different stations where trains from Toronto arrive in Québec. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving train stations in Québec:
  • Sainte Foy Station
  • Gare du Palais