One of the greatest trips across Canada is the trans Canada train journey between Toronto and Vancouver. The four-night passage aboard VIA Rail’s Canadian, the premier trans Canada railroad, showcases the country’s changing landscapes consisting of tranquil lakes, dense forests, expanses of grasslands, verdant river valleys, and the majestic Canadian Rockies.
Impressive sights along your route include Winnipeg, Manitoba’s capital and a rest stop for the train; the grand Battle River Valley; Alberta’s capital city of Edmonton; Jasper National Park; Pyramid Falls, so close to the train tracks it feels as though you can reach out and touch it; and, Mt. Robson, the tallest peak of the Canadian Rockies, visible on a clear day from your train car.
Travel the trans Canada route with city stays on each end in Toronto and Vancouver, or enjoy visits in one more popular destinations within the Canadian Rockies during your journey.
Trans Canada Train Trips
Luxury Rockies to Toronto featuring VIA Rail’s Prestige Class 11 days from $6397
Canada’s landscape is vast and diverse, a contrast of natural beauty and stunning man-made sites; a contrast you will see unfold as you journey from Banff to Toronto.
Departs from November 2018 to March 2019.
Trans Canada by Rail & Alaska by Sea 15 days from $3425
Combine a Canadian train adventure between two of the country's most cosmopolitan cities and a cruise through Alaska's waters and to some of its most famed ports of call on this land and sea expedition.
Trans Canada by Rail featuring VIA Rail’s Prestige Class 9 days from $5319
Two of Canada's most popular cities combine with an exciting train journey across Canada to create one amazing Canadian train vacation.
Departs from September 2018 to October 2019.