Trains from Drummondville to Burlington
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There are 6 daily trains from Drummondville to Burlington. Traveling by train from Drummondville to Burlington usually takes around 11 hours and 42 minutes, but the fastest VIA Rail train can make the trip in 10 hours and 7 minutes.
|Distance||401 mi (645 km)|
|Fastest train||10h 7m|
|Most frequent service||VIA Rail|
Which train should you take from Drummondville to Burlington?
VIA Rail is the one and only train line which connects Drummondville to Burlington. However, there are 6 trains per day to choose from.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|VIA Rail||6||11h 42m||$91.41|
VIA Rail train tickets from Drummondville to Burlington start from $82, and on average cost . Daily there are 6 VIA Rail schedules to Burlington. VIA Rail in Drummondville leaves from Drummondville VIA Station . And in Burlington trains arrive at Aldershot Station - 1199 Waterdown Rd .
From Drummondville to Burlington train travel on VIA Rail takes 11 hours and 42 minutes. If you are looking to get to Burlington faster, VIA Rail offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 10 hours and 7 minutes.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Drummondville to Burlington 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 Drummondville to Burlington?
The distance between Drummondville and Burlington is approximately 401 miles, or 645 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 11 hours and 42 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 10 hours and 7 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.
When are trains the most crowded?
Saturday tends to be the busiest day of the week with travelers taking trains from Drummondville to Burlington. Ticket price also tend to be more expensive on Saturday than other days. If you are hoping to have more room on the train and even save some change check out travel options on Saturday instead, as less people travel then and deals are more likely to be found.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Drummondville at 7:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 10:00am. 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 Drummondville to Burlington?
There are 6 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Burlington to Drummondville.
Burlington is a charming city with enviable access to natural beauty. Its biggest attraction is the celebrated Royal Botanical Gardens, the largest and perhaps most stunning garden in Canada, but Burlington has a lot more to offer. Walking through the historic downtown, marvel at the city's quaint architecture that features Gothic Revival mansions and old-world churches. Burlington also has various outdoor activities available for every type of adventurer, including gentle walks along the Lake Ontario waterfront, jaw-dropping hikes up the Niagara Escarpment, or adrenaline-fuelled rock climbs at Mount Nemo Conservation Area.
The city has a vibrant culinary scene featuring a range of high-quality eateries and several food-focused festivals such as Ribfest, which falls on Labor Day every year. Dozens of bars and nightclubs serve up live music late into the night for those looking for a party.
Just 30 miles from Toronto, Burlington is well-connected and benefits from its proximity to Canada's biggest city. The local VIA Rail station provides convenient rail links across the region, and Burlington is within driving distance of four different international airports.
Where is the train station in Drummondville?
Main departure station: Drummondville VIA Station
There is one train station in Drummondville.
All train stations in Drummondville:
Drummondville VIA Station
Where is the train station in Burlington?
Main arrival station: Aldershot Station - 1199 Waterdown Rd
Aldershot Station is Burlington's train station, located in the Aldershot neighborhood slightly southwest of downtown. The station consists of a spacious waiting area with public restrooms and several platforms for long-distance VIA Rail trains and commuter GO Transit trains. The station has two large parking lots, but it can sometimes be difficult to find a spot on weekdays. You can board VIA Rail's Windsor to Toronto line or Toronto to New York line from this station.
All train stations in Burlington:
Aldershot Station - 1199 Waterdown Rd
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