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Independent Rail Tours in Canada

Independent rail tours in Canada feature well-planned itineraries to the country’s must-see destinations, like Vancouver, the Canadian Rockies, Toronto, French Canada, and the coastal cities in the Maritimes. Travel at your own pace, connecting popular cities and attractions with an excellent rail component aboard Canada’s acclaimed trains. 

 Independent Rail Tours in Canada

Independent Train Tours in Canada

Northern Explorer - Vancouver to Calgary 9 days from $4028

This vacation package is a variation on one of the most popular routes in the Canadian Rockies, the Western Explorer.

Departs from May 2016 to October 2016.

Northern Rockies at Leisure - Calgary to Vancouver 11 days from $4334

Enjoy diverse landscapes on this northern adventure aboard two Rocky Mountaineer rail routes and stays in Jasper, Lake Louise, and Banff.

Departs from April 2016 to October 2016.

Pacific Northwest Rail Journey 8 days from $3112 $2,925

Canada's Pacific Northwest awaits you on this 8-day train tour that combines coastal cities, the Canadian Rockies, the lakes and prairies of central British Columbia, and two incredible trains.

Departs from June 2016 to August 2016.

Polar Bear & Churchill Adventure 7 days from $5849

Embark on a polar bear adventure that takes you from Winnipeg to Churchill by train and onto the tundra by a unique Tundra Buggy to witness the polar bears in action.

Departs from October 2014 to November 2015.

Quebec City & Charlevoix by Rail 8 days from $1935 $1,819

The province of Quebec is known for its sophisticated cities steeped in history and culture and a rugged, natural landscape populated with forests and deep, clear lakes.

Departs from August 2015 to October 2015.

Quebec City, Nova Scotia, & Prince Edward Island - 2016 10 days from $1389 $1,306

Embark on a 10-day journey to discover the beauty of three of Canada's most legendary provinces.

Departs from May 2016 to October 2016.

Quebec to the Maritimes - Montreal to Halifax 6 days from $1166 $1,096

From the sparkling French culture to the easygoing charm of Atlantic seaside towns, sun-drenched beaches to sparkling coves and miles of rugged shoreline guarded by graceful lighthouses - this is a delightful introduction to Quebec and the Maritimes.

Departs from May 2016 to October 2017.

Quebec to Toronto along the St. Lawrence Seaway 9 days from $3107 $2,983

Connect two of Canada’s greatest cities by rail and cruise. Beginning in Quebec, cruise along the St. Lawrence River to Kingston where you will meet your VIA Rail train for the continued journey to Toronto.

Departs from June 2015 to September 2015.

Rail Only - Banff to Vancouver 2 days from $1733

Named for the pass over which it crosses the Canadian Rockies, the Kicking Horse train route takes you between Vancouver, British Columbia, to either Banff or Calgary, Alberta.

Departs from April 2016 to October 2016.

Rail Only - Jasper to Vancouver 2 days from $1733

Journey between the picturesque resort town of Jasper, Alberta and British Columbia, along the Yellowhead Route, named for a second pass through the Canadian Rocky Mountains.

Departs from April 2016 to October 2016.

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