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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Kingston to Toronto?

Lowest Price$35.04
Fastest Train2h 9m
Trains Per Day6
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Kingston to Toronto right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from Kingston to Toronto?

In the last month, $35.04 was the average price of a train ticket from Kingston, ON to Toronto, ON. 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 18 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $43.37 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Kingston to Toronto?

The distance between Kingston and Toronto is approximately 150 miles, or 241 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 27 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 9 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Kingston to Toronto are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Wednesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Kingston at 10:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00pm. 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 Kingston to Toronto?

There are 6 scheduled trains on most days. 11 of these are direct connections to Toronto. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Toronto to Kingston.

Which train should you take from Kingston to Toronto?

VIA Rail is the one and only train line which connects Kingston, Ontario to Toronto, Ontario. However, there are 6 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
VIA Rail62h 28m$58.74

Where is the train station in Kingston?

There is one train station in Kingston:

  • VIA Station

Where is the train station in Toronto?

Toronto receives travelers from Kingston at its two active train stations:

  • Union Station
  • Guildwood Train Station

Price trends for trains from Kingston to Toronto

Average prices by travel date

$105$70$35AugAug

Monthly average prices

$75$60$45$30$15FMAMJJASONDJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$100$80$60$40$203020100

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Kingston, ON to Toronto, ON
4.5
Based on 4 ratings and reviews

Based on 4 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with VIA Rail report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 75 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.5
Staff
4.3
Value
3.7
Condition
4.7
Kim
5.0
July 6, 2019Visiting family
Pros
No drivingNo driving
Cons
Nothing to improve Nothing to improve
Iain
4.0
June 3, 2019Visiting friends
Cons
The quality of food available. My wrap tasted off. WiFi was useless I had to use my own data on phoneThe quality of food available. My wrap tasted off. WiFi was useless I had to use my own data on phone
Tips
Bring your own foodBring your own food

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