Comfort and productive use of time at affordable prices – that’s the human way to travel. Here are a few suggestions:

Economy class fares starting at
Business class fares starting at
Toronto Montréal Up to 13 daily departures $44 $99
Toronto Ottawa Up to 18 daily departures $44 $99
Ottawa Montréal Up to 12 daily departures $33 $59
Ottawa Kingston Up to 15 daily departures $42 $69
Montréal Québec City Up to 10 daily departures $33 $89
Toronto London Up to 14 daily departures $33 $65
Toronto Windsor Up to 8 daily departures $44 $79
Toronto Kingston Up to 26 daily departures $41 $99
Montréal Kingston Up to 12 daily departures $41 $89

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.
  • Some promotions, offers, discounts may not be applied to Escape fares. Please refer to the conditions of such promotions, offers and discounts to obtain additional information.
  • Effective July 5, 2016, Corporate Discounts can no longer be applied to Escape Fares.

Conditions – Business fares


  • Quoted fares apply to a one-way ticket for one adult, before taxes, in Business class, to the stations of specified cities, including Sainte-Foy and Charny (Québec City), Dorval and Saint-Lambert (Montréal), Oshawa and Guildwood (Toronto) and Fallowfield (Ottawa).
  • The number of seats is limited.
  • These fares apply to tickets purchased on our web site, by telephone at 1 888 VIA-RAIL (1 888 842-7245) or 1 800 268-9503 (hearing impaired), or at one of our ticket counters.


  • Business class tickets are exchangeable and refundable with a service charge of 25% of fare (prior to departure).
  • If you already have tickets and wish to exchange them for new tickets to benefit from these fares, any service charges applicable to your original purchase will be collected before your new tickets are issued.


  • These fares do not apply to tickets issued on rail passes or pass products such as BizPak, System or Corridor Canrailpass, VIA 6 Pak or commuter passes.
  • Fares, conditions and schedules may change without prior notice.
  • Other conditions may apply.


Corporate fares

Whether travelling between branches or to company events and conventions, VIA Rail can save business travellers both time and money. With a VIA Rail corporate account, you’ll enjoy corporate discounts whenever you purchase your tickets directly from VIA Rail or through your corporate travel agent. Effective July 5, 2016, Corporate Discounts can no longer be applied to Escape Fares

How to open a corporate account

For more information about setting up a corporate account, contact the member of the Corporate Sales team in your region by filling this form or by phone:

Federal Government of Canada and Canadian National, Montreal West Island and Laval
Guy Ormiston
Phone: (514) 871-6511
Fax: (514) 871-6657
e-mail: guy_ormiston@viarail.ca

Québec City and Montréal’s South and North Shore
Lyne Perreault
Phone: (514) 871-6237 / (418) 263-1033
Fax: (514) 871-6657
e-mail: lyne_perreault@viarail.ca

Ottawa, Kingston, Brockville and Cornwall
Kim Morissette
Phone: (613) 907-8336
Fax: (613) 244-8578
e-mail: kim_morissette@viarail.ca

Joe-Anne Comisso
Phone: (416) 956-7630
Fax: (416) 594-4834
e-mail: jcomisso@viarail.ca

If your company is located elsewhere in Canada, please call 1 888 842-7245.

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Conference fares

Event planners
People attending your convention or symposium may be able to enjoy a discount on the best-available fare in all classes. Learn how to offer your participants an exciting discount by simply filling out the form below.

Requests must be submitted at least 60 days prior to the planned event. A minimum of 50 participants is required to obtain a discount on VIA Rail fares.

Convention attendees: Please do not complete the form. Simply contact the event planner to find out if you are eligible for this special fare. If you already have a discount code for the convention you are attending, please enter it when booking your tickets online using these simple instructions.


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Contact informations
If the name is officially bilingual, please write it in both languages. Separate the French and English names with a forward slash (/).
Requests must be submitted at least 60 days prior to the planned event.
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Some reminders about conference fares:

  • Tickets are subject to the conditions and restrictions of the fare plan to which the additional discount is being applied.
  • Discount does not apply to tickets issued on employee rail passes or pass products including BizPak, Canrailpass or Corridorpass. This discount cannot be combined with corporate fares, contra accounts or any promotional fare plan or coupon-based offer requiring a separate discount code.

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