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Trains Toronto to Montreal: Times, Prices and Tickets

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$ 62

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By Train


From $ 149
By Train


From $ 171
By Train

2 Days

From $ 249

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Toronto to Montreal?

The prices for train tickets from Toronto to Montreal vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Toronto to Montreal will cost $ 62. The average train ticket price is approximately $ 155.40. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

Toronto to Montreal by train

Best price $ 80
Journey duration 4 h 38 min
Connections per day 8
First departure 11:32
Last departure 18:02
Distance 503 km
Departure Toronto
Arrival Montreal
Carriers VIARAIL

Ticket price Toronto - Montreal every day

$ 149
$ 150.59
$ 164.43
$ 171
$ 108.33
In 2 days
$ 249
$ 114.02
In 3 days
$ 165.37
$ 115.10
In 4 days
$ 142
$ 43.83
In 5 days
$ 142
$ 104.83
In 6 days
$ 125
$ 150.75
$ 114.71

Route Summary by Train

Minimum price
$ 62
Maximum price
$ 651.31

Toronto - Montreal


Best prices for the month

Cheapest tickets for

By Train

$ 147.12

Thursday, July 14th 2022
Toronto Union Train Station - Montreal Gare Centrale
18:02 - 22:55
4h 53min
CO2: 1.44kg
By Bus

$ 150.59

Thursday, July 14th 2022
New York Trailways-logo
Union Station Bus Terminal - Gare d'autocars
08:30 - 06:40
New York Trailways
22h 10min
CO2: 17.71kg

How much time will it take to go from Toronto to Montreal by train?

The journey between Toronto and Montreal runs for about 504 km and usually takes approximately 5 h 15 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 4 h 11 min. If you are trying to get from Toronto to Montreal as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

What time are the departures from Toronto to Montreal?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Toronto to Montreal leaving at 15:17. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 18:02.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.

Which stations can I use to travel from Toronto to Montreal?

In Toronto, departure stations include Toronto-Guildwood Train station and Toronto Union Train Station. When you arrive in Montreal, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Montreal Gare Centrale and Montreal-Dorval Train station. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many journeys from Toronto to Montreal are there every day?

On average, there are 5 daily departures from Toronto to Montreal. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 22 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include VIARAIL, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 5 departures from Toronto which travel directly to Montreal. There are 0 journeys with one change or more.


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