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
Trans Canada by Rail featuring VIA Rail’s Prestige Class 9 days from $4795
Two of Canada's most popular cities combine with an exciting train journey across Canada to create one amazing Canadian train vacation.
Western Canada Scenic Expedition 15 days from $5295
Ride in comfort and style along two famed railways, cruise through some of North America’s most impressive terrain by motorcoach and enjoy an unparalleled look at the Inside Passage by luxurious cruise ship on this 2 week exploration of Western Canada and beyond.
Departs from August 2018 to August 2018.