The distance between Québec City to Amherst is 340.75 miles or 548.24 km. A train trip from Québec City to Amherst typically takes 14 hours and 50 minutes. If you are looking to get to Amherst faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by VIA Rail Canada. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 14 hours and 50 minutes to get from Québec City to Amherst.
Going from Québec City to Amherst by train takes over 14 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Thursday trains from Québec City to Amherst 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 Thursday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Québec City to Amherst route. VIA Rail Canada offers the most scheduled departures between Québec City to Amherst, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Amherst with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Québec City to Amherst, which start at $76.47.
VIA Rail Canada train tickets from Québec City to Amherst start from $185.71, and on average cost $185.71. Daily there are 1 VIA Rail Canada schedules to Amherst. VIA Rail Canada in Québec City leaves from Sainte Foy Station, And in Amherst trains arrive at VIA Station,
From Québec City to Amherst train travel on VIA Rail Canada takes 14 hours and 50 minutes.