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Checked baggage

Checked baggage allowance

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2 large checked items
Maximum weight per item: 23 kg (50 lb.)
Maximum linear dimensions per item: 158 cm (62 in.)

A baby (up to age 2) without a paid seat (sitting on their parent’s lap) is only entitled to the carry-on baggage allowance, while an infant with a seat is entitled to the checked baggage allowance.

Checked baggage includes suitcases, backpacks, sporting goods (golf bags, skis, etc.), and musical instruments (restrictions apply).

Items weighing more than 32 kg (70 lb.) or measuring more than 180 cm (71 in.) are not permitted, unless they are considered oversized outdoor equipment (bicycles, canoes, skis, etc.) *Please note some items require 48hr notice.

If you intend to make a connection with one of our partners, please visit their website for complete details on their baggage policy.

Remember to label each piece of baggage with your name, home address, telephone number and email address.

Verify that your train offers a checked baggage service: A checked baggage service is available at some stations and on a certain number of trains. Before travelling, be sure to confirm that this service is offered on your train. In stations where this service is offered, baggage must be checked at least 45 minutes before departure at terminal stations and 30 minutes at intermediate stations. Also, be sure to confirm at what time your station opens.

*For security reasons, baggage is not allowed on board without its owner. The transport of bicycles is an exception to this regulation.

Maximum size and weight restrictions





Between 23 and 32 kg (50 and 70 lb.)

$40 (tax included) per item and per direction


Between 158 and 180 linear cm (62 and 71 linear in.)

· Linear dimensions = length + width + height

$40 (tax included) per item and per direction


Maximum 2 additional items per person


$40 (tax included) per item and per direction

*Surcharges for overweight or oversized items do not apply when you pay for extra baggage.

Baggage weighing more than 32 kg (70 lbs) or measuring more than 180 cm (71 in) are not allowed, unless they are considered as outdoor recreational equipment (bicycles, canoes, skis, etc.) .