VIA Rail Canada
AirConnect bus shuttle service to and from Montréal-Trudeau (Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport - YUL) in Montréal
Take advantage of our free AirConnect shuttle service when you wish to travel in any direction between VIA's Dorval station and Montréal-Trudeau International Airport!
In this section, we present useful tips for international travellers planning a first trip to Canada. Please browse the following topics:
Climate and weather
In most parts of the world, Canada is associated with snow and extremely cold weather. In fact, the Canadian climate varies greatly from one region to another and from one season to another.
Although international border crossings are often just simple formalities, unnecessary complications can seriously upset travel plans. Be prepared! Make certain that you have all necessary entry documents in hand before leaving home.
This page is provided for general information purposes only. VIA Rail Canada cannot be held liable for travellers detained or refused entry at a border crossing, for whatever reason invoked by Customs officials.
It's no secret — children love trains. And VIA trains love them back! On most routes kids are entitled to special touches that will make their journey even more enjoyable.
Kids activity book
Your children will delight in our activity book for kids, which contains a variety of cut-and-paste and colouring activities. Children love it — and it's guaranteed to set their imagination free!
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