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Cheap train tickets from Amherst, NS to Montreal

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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Amherst, NS to Montreal?

Lowest Price$106.58
Fastest Train18h 55m
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Train Lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Amherst, NS to Montreal?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Amherst 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 Amherst to Montreal was $106.58. 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 Amherst, NS to Montreal?

The distance between Amherst and Montreal is approximately 452.07 miles, or 727.35 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 18 hours and 55 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 18 hours and 55 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 Amherst to Montreal?

On Monday trains from Amherst 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Amherst to Montreal?

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Amherst to Montreal route. VIA Rail offers the most scheduled departures between Amherst to Montreal, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Montreal with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Amherst, NS to Montreal, which start at $88.66.

One train company connects Amherst to Montreal

VIA Rail

VIA Rail train tickets from Amherst to Montreal start from $106.58, and on average cost $109.50. Daily there are 1 VIA Rail schedules to Montreal. VIA Rail in Amherst leaves from VIA Station, And in Montreal trains arrive at 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O,

From Amherst to Montreal train travel on VIA Rail takes 18 hours and 56 minutes. If you are looking to get to Montreal faster, VIA Rail offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 18 hours and 55 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Montreal on a weekend there is typically one VIA Rail scheduled trip per day, which will cost $106.58 for a one-way weekend reservation from Amherst.

Avg. Time
18h 56m
Avg. Price
$109.50
There is one train station from which trains depart Amherst on their way to Montreal:
  • VIA Station
There is one train station where trains from Amherst arrive in Montreal:
  • 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O

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