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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Edmonton to Jasper?

Lowest Price$47.89
Fastest Train6h 29m
Trains Per Day1
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Edmonton to Jasper during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

What is the price of a train ticket from Edmonton to Jasper?

In the last month, $47.89 was the average price of a train ticket from Edmonton, AB to Jasper, AB. This is a good price that is inexpensive compared to most train fares. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 3 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $0.15 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Edmonton to Jasper?

The distance between Edmonton and Jasper is approximately 195 miles, or 315 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 6 hours and 29 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 Edmonton to Jasper are the most crowded on Thursday. 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?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Edmonton at 12:00am and arrives in Jasper around 6 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Edmonton to Jasper?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Jasper with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Jasper to Edmonton. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Edmonton to Jasper for $39.16.

Which train should you take from Edmonton to Jasper?

VIA Rail is the one and only train line which connects Edmonton, Alberta to Jasper, Alberta. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
VIA Rail16h 29m$81.77

VIA Rail train tickets from Edmonton to Jasper start from $48, and on average cost $82. Daily there are 1 VIA Rail schedules to Jasper. VIA Rail in Edmonton leaves from VIA Station, And in Jasper trains arrive at VIA Station, From Edmonton to Jasper train travel on VIA Rail takes 6 hours and 29 minutes.

Where is the train station in Edmonton?

There is one train station in Edmonton:

  • VIA Station

Where is the train station in Jasper?

Jasper has one train station:

  • VIA Station

Price trends for trains from Edmonton to Jasper

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