Cheap Montreal to Shawinigan  train tickets


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How to find cheap train tickets from Montreal to Shawinigan ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Montreal to Shawinigan is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Montreal to Shawinigan was $17.66. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 4 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $0.92 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Montreal to Shawinigan ? How far is Montreal to Shawinigan ?

The distance between Montreal to Shawinigan is 83.27 miles or 133.98 km. A train trip from Montreal to Shawinigan typically takes 3 hours, If you are looking to get to Shawinigan faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by VIA Rail Canada. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 2 hours and 26 minutes to get from Montreal to Shawinigan.

A train getaway to Shawinigan clocks in at less than 4 hours, station to station. If you plan ahead and get an early start, a day trip could be possible depending on the schedules for that day, but you will be limited on the time you can spend in Shawinigan before you have to hop on the train back to Montreal. Ideally, you should plan for at least a two-day trip to Shawinigan. It would be perfect for a weekend getaway.

On Tuesday trains from Montreal to Shawinigan are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

VIA Rail Canada has the most connections between Montreal to Shawinigan

Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Shawinigan. One train carrier operates regular service on the Montreal to Shawinigan route. VIA Rail Canada offers the most scheduled departures between Montreal to Shawinigan, usually offering 3 trips per day. 3 train trips per day are direct connections to Shawinigan, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

One train carrier connects Montreal to Shawinigan

VIA Rail Canada

VIA Rail Canada train tickets from Montreal to Shawinigan start from $17.66, and on average cost $19.64. Daily there are 3 VIA Rail Canada schedules to Shawinigan. VIA Rail Canada in Montreal leaves from 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O, And in Shawinigan trains arrive at VIA Station and one other train station.

From Montreal to Shawinigan train travel on VIA Rail Canada takes 2 hours and 32 minutes. If you are looking to get to Shawinigan faster, VIA Rail Canada offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 0 minutes.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Montreal on their way to Shawinigan. The busiest departure station in Montreal serving this route is 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O.
  • 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Shawinigan. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Montreal serving this route is VIA Station, Grand-Mère Station.
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  • Grand-Mère Station