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Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary by train

The journey from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary by train is 281.45 km and takes 3 hrs 35 mins. There are 16 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:00 am and the last at 11:00 pm. It is possible to travel from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary by train for as little as RM 149.17 or as much as RM 333.64. The best price for this journey is RM 149.17.

Lowest PriceRM 149.17
Journey Duration3 hrs 35 mins
Connection per Day16
Lowest PriceRM 149.17
Highest PriceRM 333.64
First Departure1:00 am
Last Departure11:00 pm
Distance281.45 km
DepartureEdmonton, Alberta
ArrivalCalgary
Carriersredarrow

Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary Train Times

Departure date
Monday, 15 Jul 2024

Your journey from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary with Virail

Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How much do train tickets from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary cost?

When you're traveling from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary, you can expect to pay an average of approximately RM 289.75. You might be able to find prices as low as RM 149.17, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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The prices for train tickets from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average train ticket price is approximately RM 289.75. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How much time will it take to go from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary by train?

With a distance of 281.45 km between Edmonton, Alberta and Calgary, it will usually take 3 hrs 35 mins to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 3 hrs 35 mins. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The distance between Edmonton, Alberta and Calgary is around 281.45 km. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 3 hrs 35 mins. However, the fastest routes between Edmonton, Alberta and Calgary take 3 hrs 5 mins. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

Which stations can I use on the Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary route?

You can depart from Edmonton, Alberta at stations such as Edmonton 119 Street NW,Tim Hortons - 2 Pembina Rd. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Calgary at the following stations: Calgary 16 St SW. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Edmonton, Alberta and Calgary. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many daily journeys are there from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary?

You will be able to travel from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 16 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 16 direct connections from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 0 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

Best time to book Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary travel

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Best time to book cheap train tickets from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary

The cheapest Edmonton, Alberta - Calgary train tickets can be found for as low as RM 266.81 if you’re lucky, or RM 290.66 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as RM 300.52.

Find the best day to travel to Calgary by train

When travelling to Calgary by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
19.7kg
Bus
21.11kg
Flight
56.29kg
Car
45.03kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Edmonton, Alberta and Calgary are 19.7kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Edmonton, Alberta and Calgary? By taking the train between Edmonton, Alberta and Calgary you will save 36.59kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.41kg compared to a bus and 25.33kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary?
A train ticket from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary is RM 289.75. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as RM 149.17.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary is RM 149.17. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Edmonton, Alberta and Calgary by train?
Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary is 281.45 km.
How long does the train between Edmonton, Alberta and Calgary take?
Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary is on average 3 hrs 35 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hrs 5 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary?
Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary has 16 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary leave?
The earliest train from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary departs at 1:00 am. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary depart?
The latest train from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary departs at 11:00 pm. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is RM 149.17 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary?
There are on average 16 direct connection(s) from Edmonton, Alberta to go to Calgary.
What's the fastest journey time between Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Edmonton, Alberta and Calgary is 3 hrs 5 mins.
Is there a direct train from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary?
Yes, there is a direct train between Edmonton, Alberta and Calgary.
What are the CO2 emissions for Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary by train?
The train journey from Edmonton, Alberta to Calgary creates 19.7kg of CO2 emissions.