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Trains from Drummondville to Montreal

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Trip Summary

There are 3 daily trains from Drummondville to Montreal. Traveling by train from Drummondville to Montreal usually takes around 2 hours and 21 minutes, but the fastest VIA Rail train can make the trip in 2 hours and 4 minutes.

Distance58 mi (94 km)
Fastest train2h 4m
Lowest price$21.20
Trains per day3
Most frequent serviceVIA Rail
Train lines1

What is the price of a train ticket from Drummondville to Montreal?

In the last month, $22.29 was the average price of a train ticket from Drummondville to Montreal. 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 25 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $8.06 more than that for a same-day booking.

Average prices by travel date

$60$40$20MayMay

Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from Drummondville to Montreal will vary between $27 and $49. Planning a train trip to Montreal within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from Drummondville over the next 7 days is $27. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as train fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.

Prices as travel date approaches

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If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 25 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Montreal from Drummondville will be about $8.06 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from Drummondville to Montreal?

VIA Rail is the one and only train line which connects Drummondville to Montreal. However, there are 3 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
VIA Rail32h 22m$27.05
  • VIA Rail

    VIA Rail

    VIA Rail train tickets from Drummondville to Montreal start from $21, and on average cost . Daily there are 3 VIA Rail schedules to Montreal. VIA Rail in Drummondville leaves from Drummondville VIA Station . And in Montreal trains arrive at Dorval-Montreal VIA Rail Station (near YUL airport) .

    From Drummondville to Montreal train travel on VIA Rail takes 2 hours and 22 minutes. If you are looking to get to Montreal faster, VIA Rail offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 4 minutes.

    If you're considering a weeked trip, VIA Rail offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Montreal.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Drummondville to Montreal 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 Montreal?

The distance between Drummondville and Montreal is approximately 58 miles, or 94 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 21 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 4 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 Drummondville to Montreal are the most crowded on Thursday. 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 Sunday 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 Drummondville 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 Drummondville to Montreal?

There are 3 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Drummondville to Montreal.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Montreal to Drummondville.

City Information

Montreal

Effortlessly blending quaint old buildings with the high-rises of the 21st century, Montreal is an exciting destination for adventure-seekers as well as introverted travelers. We even propose Montreal as a fantastic bachelorette party destination to consider. At the beating heart of this modern city is the quarter of Old Montreal, where you can find horse-drawn carriages and cobblestone streets. As you meander through the area, don’t miss out on the chance to marvel at the architectural genius of the Basilique Notre-Dame de Montréal, which is one of the most iconic structures of the city. For those who wish to stay close to nature, the gigantic Parc du Mont-Royal will satisfy all your needs. In the warmer months of the year, you can rent a boat and row on Lac des Castors, which offers amazing views.

Montreal is heaven for fans of French cuisine. The top-rated traditional French restaurants converge in the Old Montreal quarter, and some local favorite names include Toque, LOV, Crew Collective & Cafe. For those looking for Canadian specialties, head over to Schwartz’s.

The principal rail station for Montreal is the Central Station, which is served by both VIA Rail and Amtrak. If you are traveling by bus, head to the Montreal Coach Terminal (aka Gare d'autocars de Montréal) from where you can catch buses operated by Greyhound and several other carriers. The city’s main airport is the Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport, which is located in the nearby city of Dorval.

Station Information

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 Montreal?

Main arrival station: Dorval-Montreal VIA Rail Station (near YUL airport)

Montreal has one train station.

All train stations in Montreal:

  • Dorval-Montreal VIA Rail Station (near YUL airport)

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