Cheap train tickets from Washington DC to Montreal

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How much are train tickets from Washington DC to Montreal?

Lowest Price$102.00
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Washington DC to Montreal?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Washington D.C. to Montreal 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 Washington D.C. to Montreal was $158.15. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 17 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $64.81 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 ride from Washington DC to Montreal?

The distance between Washington DC and Montreal is approximately 489.17 miles, or 787.04 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 15 hours and 14 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 14 hours and 11 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Washington DC to Montreal?

On Saturday trains from Washington D.C. to Montreal 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Washington DC to Montreal?

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Washington D.C. to Montreal route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Washington D.C. to Montreal, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Washington D.C. to Montreal, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Washington DC to Montreal, which start at $47.00.

One train company connects Washington D.C. to Montreal

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Washington DC to Montreal start from $102.00, and on average cost $168.66. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Montreal. Amtrak in Washington D.C. leaves from Union Station, And in Montreal trains arrive at 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O,

From Washington DC to Montreal train travel on Amtrak takes 15 hours and 14 minutes. If you are looking to get to Montreal faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 14 hours and 11 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Montreal on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $108.84 for a one-way weekend reservation from Washington D.C..

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Avg. Time
15h 14m
Avg. Price
$168.66

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Washington D.C. on their way to Montreal:
  • Union Station
There is one train station where trains from Washington D.C. arrive in Montreal:
  • 895 Rue de la Gauchetiere O

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