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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Montreal to Edmonton?

Lowest Price$351.75
Fastest Train68h 0m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines1
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Montreal-Edmonton Train Schedule

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Montreal to Edmonton?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $386.78 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Montreal to Edmonton.

How long is the train journey from Montreal to Edmonton?

The distance between Montreal and Edmonton is approximately 1848 miles, or 2974 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 70 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 67 hours and 47 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?

Trains from Montreal 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?

The earliest train departs Montreal at 11:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 2:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Montreal to Edmonton?

Trains leave the station in Montreal twice a day, so thre are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. 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 change 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 Montreal.

What train services are there from Montreal to Edmonton?

VIA Rail Canada is the one and only train line which connects Montreal to Edmonton. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
VIA Rail Canada22d 21h 35m$386.78

Where is the train station in Montreal?

There is one train station in Montreal:

  • 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O

Where is the train station in Edmonton?

Edmonton has one train station:

  • VIA Station

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