Trains from Alexandria to Saint-Lambert
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There are 3 daily trains from Alexandria to Saint-Lambert. Traveling by train from Alexandria to Saint-Lambert usually takes around one hour and 54 minutes, but the fastest VIA Rail train can make the trip in one hour and 47 minutes.
|Distance||56 mi (91 km)|
|Fastest train||1h 47m|
|Trains per day||3|
|Most frequent service||VIA Rail|
What is the price of a train ticket from Alexandria to Saint-Lambert?
In the last month, $20.51 was the average price of a train ticket from Alexandria to Saint-Lambert. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 26 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $8.88 more than that for a same-day booking.
Monthly average prices
Which train should you take from Alexandria to Saint-Lambert?
VIA Rail is the one and only train line which connects Alexandria to Saint-Lambert. However, there are 3 trains per day to choose from.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|VIA Rail||3||1h 54m||$27.72|
VIA Rail, also known as Via Rail Canada or simply VIA, provides service across the Canadian provinces and territories, including 3 daily trips between Alexandria and Saint-Lambert. In addition to being completely green-certified, VIA Rail’s new, state-of-the-art trains feature amenities such as free reliable Wi-Fi, wide aisles, ergonomic seats, and wheelchair lifts in every accessible car. VIA Rail is known for its unparalleled customer service and snazzy black and yellow paint scheme.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Alexandria to Saint-Lambert 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.
Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the train or in stations.
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.
How long is the train journey from Alexandria to Saint-Lambert?
When are trains the most crowded?
On a weekly basis, the greatest number of passengers tend to travel by trains from Alexandria to Saint-Lambert on Friday. Tickets for Friday tend to also be the most expensive. For savvy travelers looking for cheaper priced tickets search for travel departing on Wednesday. Wednesday also tend to have less passengers which may make boarding faster and let you snag your perfect seat.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Alexandria at 7:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 4:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Alexandria to Saint-Lambert?
There are 3 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Alexandria to Saint-Lambert.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Saint-Lambert to Alexandria.
If you're visiting Montreal, it's well worth crossing the river and spending a day or two in Saint-Lambert. It's a small city that's best experienced in the open air by strolling along the harbor, relaxing in one of its 30 parks, and admiring the blend of modern and historic architectural styles. Le Balcon d'Art showcases an exciting selection of art from across the ages, while the Saint-Lambert Municipal Memorial Library acts as a hub of cultural enrichment for residents and tourists alike. Cycling enthusiasts will appreciate Saint-Lambert's vast network of bike trails that transport riders out of the urban environment and into a rural idyll of luscious meadows and long-forgotten chateaus.
During the summer months, Canadians from the surrounding areas descend on Saint-Lambert for its annual festivals, including Festival Classica, Foire d'Art Contemporaine de Saint-Lambert, and, most notably, Saint-Lambert Days, which takes place in the downtown core and combines music, street performance, and local products.
Saint-Lambert is just a 10-minute boat ride from one of Canada's major urban centers, Montreal, from which nationwide air, rail, and bus connections are available. Saint-Lambert's central train station also provides regional rail and bus links.
Where is the train station in Alexandria?
Main departure station: Alexandria VIA Station
There is one train station in Alexandria.
All train stations in Alexandria:
Alexandria VIA Station
Where is the train station in Saint-Lambert?
Main arrival station: 329 Avenue St-Denis
The Saint-Lambert train station is located at 329 Saint-Denis Avenue, on the corner of Victoria Avenue. The station is served by two VIA Rail lines and one Amtrak line, the Adirondack, which connects Saint-Lambert to New York City. This station also serves as a stop for four local bus lines. Plan to arrive at least 45 minutes before departure if you're checking baggage on your train journey. If you arrive early, you can always stop by La Piazzetta Saint-Lambert or Les assoiffés – BISTRO, both of which are well-known diners within a one-kilometer range.
All train stations in Saint-Lambert:
329 Avenue St-Denis
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