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Travelling with the kids
Bring the kids! Travelling by train with the family is easy and relaxing.
A relaxing trip for everyone
Travel comfortably as a family
- Travelers aged 2 to 12 receive a CLUB CHOO CHOO activity bag
- Power outlets and access to free Wi-Fi *
- Special double-facing seats for four people
- Room to stretch your legs
Book with peace of mind
Does your child need to travel alone?
We're there for you! Call us to make the necessary arrangements at 1-888-VIA-RAIL (1-888-842-7245) or TTY 1-800-268-9503 (for persons with a hearing or speech disability).
Travel without breaking the bank
Remember, children under 24 months travel for free on the train!
Free Wi-fi access
Available on the Québec City - Windsor corridor and between Montréal and Halifax
Infants (under 24 months):
Children under 24 months travel free provided that they do not occupy a seat. They must, however, be seated on an adult's lap throughout the trip (an adult can travel with only one infant on his or her lap).
If you want your child to have a seat, you must purchase a child’s ticket. Please note: to purchase a child's ticket online, you must reserve one or more tickets for the accompanying adult(s) at the same time.
Kids aged 2-11 travel at 50% off in economy
Kids aged 2-11 travel at 50% off in Economy class (not applicable in Business and Prestige classes) Kids aged 2-11 travel at 25% off in other classes (not applicable in Business and Prestige classes) including Sleeper class if the child occupies their own bed.
Children and toddlers (ticket holders or travelling on an accompanying adult's lap) have the same hand baggage allowance as the accompanying adult.
For more information on permitted baggage visit the page baggage for toddlers and infants
*Prices valid for either direction. 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. Check conditions for more information.