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Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta by train

The journey from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta by train is 822.52 km and takes 26 hrs 50 mins. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 3:00 p.m. and the last at 3:00 p.m.. It is possible to travel from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta by train for as little as $255.20 or as much as $690.93. The best price for this journey is $255.20.

Lowest Price$255.20
Journey Duration26 hrs 50 mins
Connection per Day1
Lowest Price$255.20
Highest Price$690.93
First Departure3:00 p.m.
Last Departure3:00 p.m.
Distance822.52 km
DepartureVancouver
ArrivalEdmonton, Alberta
CarriersViarail

Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta Train Times

Departure date
Thursday, Feb 29, 2024

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta?

When you're traveling from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $330.05. You might be able to find prices as low as $255.20, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta. On average, though, you'll pay about $330.05 for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How much time will it take to go from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta by train?

Traveling from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta by train will usually take 26 hrs 50 mins. This journey covers a distance of 822.52 km . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 26 hrs 50 mins is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey between Vancouver and Edmonton, Alberta runs for about 822.52 km and usually takes approximately 26 hrs 50 mins. 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 26 hrs 50 mins. If you are trying to get from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta 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.

At what time of the day can I travel from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta leaving at 3:00 p.m.. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 3:00 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. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta leaving at 3:00 p.m.. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 3:00 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.

Which stations are used when traveling from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta?

In Vancouver, departure stations include . When you arrive in Edmonton, Alberta, you may be able to disembark at stations such as . 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 daily journeys are there from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta?

If you want to get from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 1 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 0 direct journeys between Vancouver and Edmonton, Alberta. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 1 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta. 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 Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta, 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 Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta.

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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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 $260.91 to $361.57 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 28% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta

The cheapest Vancouver - Edmonton, Alberta train tickets can be found for as low as $258.54 if you’re lucky, or $293.36 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $369.39.

Find the best day to travel to Edmonton, Alberta by train

When travelling to Edmonton, Alberta 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!

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Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
57.58kg
Bus
61.69kg
Flight
164.5kg
Car
131.6kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Vancouver and Edmonton, Alberta are 57.58kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Vancouver and Edmonton, Alberta? By taking the train between Vancouver and Edmonton, Alberta you will save 106.92kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 4.11kg compared to a bus and 74.02kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta?
A train ticket from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta is $330.05. 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 $255.20.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta is $255.20. 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 Vancouver and Edmonton, Alberta by train?
Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta is 822.52 km.
How long does the train between Vancouver and Edmonton, Alberta take?
Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta is on average 26 hrs 50 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 26 hrs 50 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta?
Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta leave?
The earliest train from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta departs at 3:00 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 Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta depart?
The latest train from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta departs at 3:00 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 Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta 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 $255.20 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 Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta?
There are 2 station(s) that you can depart from Vancouver to go to Edmonton, Alberta. You can go from Vancouver Pacific Central Station and YVR Airport and you can arrive at Edmonton.
What's the fastest journey time between Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Vancouver and Edmonton, Alberta is 26 hrs 50 mins.
Is there a direct train from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta?
Yes, there is a direct train between Vancouver and Edmonton, Alberta.
What are the CO2 emissions for Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta by train?
The train journey from Vancouver to Edmonton, Alberta creates 57.58kg of CO2 emissions.

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