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Kitchener to Montreal by train

The journey from Kitchener to Montreal by train is 596.66 km and takes 7 hrs 54 mins. There are 2 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:04 p.m. and the last at 7:18 p.m.. It is possible to travel from Kitchener to Montreal by train for as little as $91.90 or as much as $551.09. The best price for this journey is $91.90.

Lowest Price$91.90
Journey Duration7 hrs 54 mins
Connection per Day2
Lowest Price$91.90
Highest Price$551.09
First Departure12:04 p.m.
Last Departure7:18 p.m.
Distance596.66 km
DepartureKitchener
ArrivalMontreal
CarriersKish Air, ViarailMore

Kitchener to Montreal Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Feb 28, 2024

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Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Kitchener to Montreal. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Kitchener to Montreal?

On average, a train ticket from Kitchener to Montreal will cost you $258.37. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $91.90. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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On average, a train ticket from Kitchener to Montreal will cost you $258.37. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long does it take to get from Kitchener to Montreal by train?

The distance between Kitchener and Montreal is approximately 596.66 km. In general, it will take you about 7 hrs 54 mins to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The distance between Kitchener and Montreal is around 596.66 km. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 7 hrs 54 mins. However, the fastest routes between Kitchener and Montreal take 5 hrs 56 mins. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

When do departures from Kitchener to Montreal leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Kitchener to Montreal leaving at 12:04 p.m.. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 7:18 p.m..If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays. The first departure of the night from Kitchener to Montreal leaves at 12:04 p.m., while the last journey sets out at 7:18 p.m.. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Kitchener and Montreal. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations can I use on the Kitchener to Montreal route?

You can depart from Kitchener at stations such as . At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Montreal at the following stations: . Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Kitchener and Montreal. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many times a day do departures from Kitchener leave for Montreal?

The route from Kitchener to Montreal is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Kitchener 2 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Kitchener to Montreal, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 2 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Kitchener to Montreal. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Kitchener to Montreal
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Kitchener to Montreal.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Kitchener to Montreal, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Kitchener to Montreal.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book Kitchener to Montreal travel

Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $111.16 to $313.23 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 65% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Kitchener to Montreal

The cheapest Kitchener - Montreal train tickets can be found for as low as $118.50 if you’re lucky, or $152.22 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $209.67.

Find the best day to travel to Montreal by train

When travelling to Montreal by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Air Transat is a Canadian airline that operates scheduled and charter flights to over 60 destinations in 25 countries. Founded in 1987, the airline is headquartered in Montreal and is a subsidiary of Transat A.T. Inc. Air Transat operates a fleet of Airbus A310, A321, and A330 aircraft, and offers a range of services including economy and business class seating, in-flight entertainment, and meal service. The airline is known for its focus on leisure travel, with a strong presence in the Canadian and European markets. Air Transat is committed to sustainability and has implemented a number of initiatives to reduce its environmental impact.

Via Rail Canada, operated by the Crown Corporation, is the primary train service in Canada. Established in 1977, it serves over 400 communities throughout the country, with routes covering the entire nation from coast to coast and extending to nine Canadian provinces. Some of its notable long-distance train routes include 'The Canadian,' which runs between Toronto and Vancouver, and 'The Ocean,' which runs between Montreal and Halifax.

Ticket types and facilities from Kitchener to Montreal

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by Viarail when traveling from Kitchener to Montreal.

Economy

Affordable travel on all routes. Spacious seats, accessible, snacks & bar available, upgrade to Business possible, carry-on baggage allowed.
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Business Class

Relax or work on Québec-Ontario trips. Lounge access, priority boarding, ergonomic seats, accessible, meals & bar included, carry two bags plus personal item.
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Prestige Class

Elite service exclusively on Toronto-Vancouver trips. Relax pre-departure in our lounge, breeze through baggage check-ins, board with ease, and settle into our plush cabins. With a personal concierge, delightful meals, a vast array of drinks, access to special train cars, and guaranteed seating, we've got all your needs covered.
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Sleeper Plus Class

Comfort for Western Canada and Maritimes journeys. Lounge with freebies, one personal & two small carry-ons, two checked bags free, priority boarding, choice of cabin sizes, washrooms & showers with supplies, accessible cabins, onboard meals, buy or bring drinks, attendants for service.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Most of Via Rail's fleet offers Wi-Fi Internet access.
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Most of Via Rail's fleet provides electrical outlets.
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You can carry two pieces of carry-on luggage, not exceeding 11.5 kg each, and two pieces of checked baggage at 23 kg each for free on certain routes. Carry-on bags must fit in the overhead bin or under the seat. There's also the possibility of carrying oversized items like sporting equipment and musical instruments with specific restrictions and potential charges. For passengers traveling in sleeper classes on long-distance routes, an additional piece of checked luggage is allowed.
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Trains are accessible for passengers with reduced mobility. Sleeper Plus: Both 'The Canadian' and 'The Ocean' feature cabins accessible for those with reduced mobility. Prestige: 'The Canadian' includes a cabin suitable for travelers with reduced mobility.
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Economy: Purchase snacks, meals, local beers, wines, and non-alcoholic drinks onboard. Adhere to the alcohol consumption policy. Business: Nutritious gourmet dishes made from local ingredients served with wine. Special meal requests available. Wide selection of local wines, beers, tea, and coffee provided. Sleeper Plus: Refer to the Food and drinks section for meal details. Special meal orders and affordable alcoholic beverages available. Option to bring personal drinks. Prestige: Three-course gourmet meals prepared onboard. Choose from three dishes per meal in the Dining car. Special meal orders accepted. Unlimited drinks, local wines, and beers served anytime.
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All coaches come with air conditioning.
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Child safety seats can be brought aboard but cannot be used in seats for safety reasons, and can be checked as baggage if necessary. Passengers with disabilities can bring mobility aids such as wheelchairs or scooters, with some trains providing spaces for secure placement, or else these aids can be stored as checked baggage. Sporting equipment such as bicycles, skis, and golf clubs can also be transported as checked baggage on certain routes for an additional fee. For musicians, carrying cases for smaller instruments can count as one piece of carry-on baggage, while larger instruments can be checked in if they meet size and weight requirements.
Services on board Viarail, Air Transat and Porter Airlines from Kitchener to Montreal
Compare services on board when travelling from Kitchener to Montreal by train.
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Kitchener to Montreal CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
41.77kg
Bus
44.75kg
Flight
119.33kg
Car
95.47kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Kitchener to Montreal by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Kitchener and Montreal are 41.77kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Kitchener and Montreal? By taking the train between Kitchener and Montreal you will save 77.56kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 2.98kg compared to a bus and 53.7kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Kitchener to Montreal?
A train ticket from Kitchener to Montreal is $258.37. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $91.90.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Kitchener to Montreal?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Kitchener to Montreal is $91.90. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Kitchener and Montreal by train?
Kitchener to Montreal is 596.66 km.
How long does the train between Kitchener and Montreal take?
Kitchener to Montreal is on average 7 hrs 54 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 5 hrs 56 mins.
Which companies operate from Kitchener to Montreal?
The train journey from Kitchener to Montreal is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Kish Air, Viarail, Air Transat and Porter Airlines.
How many train connections per day go from Kitchener to Montreal?
Kitchener to Montreal has 2 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Kitchener to Montreal leave?
The earliest train from Kitchener to Montreal departs at 12:04 p.m.. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Kitchener to Montreal depart?
The latest train from Kitchener to Montreal departs at 7:18 p.m.. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Kitchener to Montreal in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $91.90 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Kitchener to Montreal?
There are 1 station(s) that you can depart from Kitchener to go to Montreal. You can go from Kitchener/Waterloo Airport and you can arrive at Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport, Montreal (Central Station), Montreal Rue St-Hubert, Montréal/Saint-Hubert Airport and Aéroport YUL.
What's the fastest journey time between Kitchener to Montreal by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Kitchener and Montreal is 5 hrs 56 mins.
Is there a direct train from Kitchener to Montreal?
Yes, there is a direct train between Kitchener and Montreal.
What are the CO2 emissions for Kitchener to Montreal by train?
The train journey from Kitchener to Montreal creates 41.77kg of CO2 emissions.

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