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Trains from Windsor to London

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Trip Summary

There are 4 daily trains from Windsor to London. Traveling by train from Windsor to London usually takes around one hour and 51 minutes, but the fastest VIA Rail train can make the trip in one hour and 50 minutes.

Distance102 mi (165 km)
Fastest train1h 50m
Lowest price$26.53
Trains per day4
Most frequent serviceVIA Rail
Train lines1

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Windsor, ON to London, ON

(Based on 3 ratings and reviews)

4.7

5.0

gustave adolphe

September 26, 2021- Visiting friends

VIA Rail

Pros: Outstanding sightseeing and Fall coloured view ... Superbe! Cons: Nothing! Tips: So lovely!

Pros: Outstanding sightseeing and Fall coloured view ... Superbe! Cons: Nothing! Tips: So lovely!

5.0

Roy

February 9, 2020- Visiting family

VIA Rail

Pros: I saw an Eagle in flight for the first time. Amazing. Cons: Nothing go back to excepting money.

Pros: I saw an Eagle in flight for the first time. Amazing. Cons: Nothing go back to excepting money.

4.0

Ahmad

December 20, 2019- Business

VIA Rail

Pros: Clean,nice,staff were so freindly. Cons: Wifi system to watch videos, as i see the train in europe has more wifi data to share and watch.

Pros: Clean,nice,staff were so freindly. Cons: Wifi system to watch videos, as i see the train in europe has more wifi data to share and watch.

What is the price of a train ticket from Windsor to London?

In the last month, $26.53 was the average price of a train ticket from Windsor, ON to London, ON. 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 28 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $1.66 more than that for a same-day booking.

Monthly average prices

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Traveling from Windsor to London by train will cost you about the same regardless of the time of year for which you plan your trip. In general, train ticket prices for that route don’t fluctuate much throughout the year, so expect to pay around $30 whenever you decide to board the train to London.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Since the average price of train trips from Windsor to London remains pretty consistent throughout the year, there’s no need to book your tickets too far in advance. However, we still recommend you purchase your train tickets at least 48 hours ahead of departure time to avoid surprise last-minute surges and the risk of the train selling out.

Which train should you take from Windsor to London?

VIA Rail is the one and only train line which connects Windsor, Ontario to London, Ontario. However, there are 4 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
VIA Rail41h 51m$28.95

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Windsor to London 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.

How long is the train journey from Windsor to London?

The distance between Windsor and London is approximately 102 miles, or 165 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 51 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 50 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Windsor to London are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Saturday 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 Windsor at 5:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 5:00pm. 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 Windsor to London?

There are 4 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Windsor to London.

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

City Information

Windsor

Windsor is a vibrant urban community brimming with first-rate entertainment, luscious green space, and cultural delights—a city where there truly is something for everyone. Visitors can step back in time and experience Windsor's rich history through the ages at the Chimczuk Museum, Willistead Manor, and Mackenzie Hall. With 215 parks, the city is also a haven for outdoor recreation; but nowhere is better than the iconic Windsor waterfront, where strollers are spoiled for choice by a number of world-class gardens, the Ojibway Nature Centre, and the Windsor Sculpture Centre.

Known as a melting pot, Windsor is home to an eclectic blend of artistic styles and culinary surprises. For those who want a real taste of the city, catch a theatre performance at one of the many elite venues dotted around Windsor before hitting downtown to satisfy your appetite with a selection of delicious international foods.

Located across the river from Detroit, Windsor forms one half of the International Gateway between Canada and the U.S.—the second busiest border crossing in North America. The city also acts as a major jump-off point for national travel deeper into Canada via Toronto and beyond.

London

London may not be the first Canadian city that comes to mind when planning a trip away, but it is home to many hidden treasures that are well worth experiencing first-hand. The city is a hub for science, technology, and education, making it an alluring destination for the intellectually-inclined traveler. Discover London's proud medical history in the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame and Banting House, former home of the man who discovered insulin. Museum London and London Children Museum offer fascinating exhibitions for art enthusiasts and little ones, respectively. Nicknamed "The Forest City," London abounds with nature which visitors can experience downtown in Victoria Park or further afield in any of the lush conservation areas bordering the city.

If you're partial to a pint, Old East Village is the place to get a taste of the famous local craft beers, while Labatt Brewery, the biggest brewery in Canada, opens its doors to beer enthusiasts for tours and sampling sessions.

Sitting along the Quebec City-Windsor Corridor, London is a vital thoroughfare with VIA Rail train connections to major cities, including Toronto, Ottawa, and Montreal. London International Airport also provides daily flights to destinations in Canada and the U.S.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Windsor?

Windsor VIA Station, Windsor, ON - CAXECVIA-0

Image credit: Adam Moss

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Departure stations

Windsor's VIA Rail Station is located on Walker Road, and it is the center of intercity rail services in Windsor. The station opened in 1961, and it received substantial renovations in 2012. The current station features three tracks. Eight daily VIA Rail trains serve the Windsor-Toronto line that originates in Windsor. The station is the seventh busiest rail station in the country, so rush hour can mean a lot of foot traffic through the station. The station's amenities include a lounge, public restrooms, parking spots, and easy access points for people with disabilities.

Where is the train station in London?

Arrival stations

The London VIA Rail Station is a large intercity rail station in London, offering access to travelers who wish to visit Windsor, Toronto, and Sarnia. Built in 1963, the station is large and fitted with modern amenities such as access points for people with disabilities as well as parking slots and vending machines. It received significant renovations in 2001, adding even more amenities to the station. Two VIA Rail lines serve the station: the Sarnia-Toronto and the Windsor-Toronto.

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