Escape Fare

Travel stress-free

Take advantage of the Easter long weekend to get away by hopping on our great fares. By opting for the train, you’ll be able to avoid the stress of traffic.

You’ll also be able to relax in VIA Rail comfort from the moment you take your seat.

                ROUTES                     DAILY DEPARTURES ESCAPE FARE
Economy class fares starting at
Toronto Montréal Up to 18 daily departures $44*
Toronto Ottawa Up to 16 daily departures $44*
Toronto London Up to 14 daily departures $33*
Toronto Windsor Up to 8 daily departures $44*
Ottawa Montréal Up to 14 daily departures $33*
Ottawa Québec City 1 departure $55*
Kingston Toronto Up to 26 daily departures $41*
Montréal Québec City Up to 10 daily departures $33*

NEW—LOWER ECONOMY CLASS FARES—Plan your trip now and head east or west for less.

Economy class fares starting at
Montréal Moncton $98*
Montréal Truro $105*
Montréal Halifax $113*
Québec (Ste-Foy) Moncton $77*
Québec (Ste-Foy) Halifax $94*
Moncton Halifax $29*
Toronto Winnipeg $179*
Toronto Edmonton $266*
Toronto Jasper $300*
Toronto Vancouver $364*
Winnipeg Saskatoon $82*
Winnipeg Edmonton $123*
Winnipeg Vancouver $227*
Edmonton Vancouver $148*
Jasper Vancouver $122*

*One-way fare in Economy class, excluding sales taxes. The number of seats is limited. Fares may vary based on selected day of week and time of departure.

Québec City – Windsor corridor


CONDITIONS — Escape fare


Available on VIA’s network.


  • Exchangeable with fees of 50% of the fare or minimum of $20 (per direction). Any difference in the fare will also be charged if you book a more expensive fare. The ticket is non-refundable.


  • One stop-over is permitted at no extra charge.


  • The number of seats is limited.


Wifi - Cellphone - Downtown to Downtown

*Available on most trains in the Québec City – Windsor corridor.
**In most cases. The Ottawa station is located 6 km away from downtown.