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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Windsor to Edmonton?

Lowest price$280.26
Fastest train69h 0m
Trains per day1
Train lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Windsor to Edmonton 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 Windsor to Edmonton?

In the last month, $280.26 was the average price of a train ticket from Windsor, ON to Edmonton, AB. Given how far apart Windsor and Edmonton are from each other, there's no getting around the fact that most train tickets are on the pricier side. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Windsor to Edmonton?

The distance between Windsor and Edmonton is approximately 1593 miles, or 2563 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 69 hours,

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 Windsor to Edmonton 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 Friday 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 Windsor at 1:00pm and arrives in Edmonton around 68 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Windsor to Edmonton?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. However, it is not a direct train. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you transfer trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Edmonton to Windsor.

Which train should you take from Windsor to Edmonton?

VIA Rail Canada is the one and only train line which connects Windsor, Ontario to Edmonton, 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 Rail Canada12d 20h 38m$280.26

VIA Rail Canada train tickets from Windsor to Edmonton start from $280, and on average cost $280. Daily there are 1 VIA Rail Canada schedules to Edmonton. VIA Rail Canada in Windsor leaves from VIA Station, And in Edmonton trains arrive at VIA Station, From Windsor to Edmonton train travel on VIA Rail Canada takes 68 hours and 38 minutes. If you are looking to travel to Edmonton on a weekend there is typically one VIA Rail Canada scheduled trip per day, which will cost $280 for a one-way weekend reservation from Windsor.

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