An independent holiday without having to drive! Fly to Toronto and explore the city, be picked up from your hotel for a day trip to magnificent Niagara Falls, then take the train to Ottawa to explore Canada’s charming capital.
Our VIA Rail tours inspire adventure
If you're hoping to experience Canada in style and comfort, consider a fabulous rail tour with us. All our suggested itineraries below offer stylish yet comfortable seating on sophisticated VIA Rail trains, luxury hotels in each destination, and the joy of sitting back and relaxing as you enjoy the spectacular vistas rolling past.
Experience the famous "Ocean" train with VIA rail through the Canadian Maritimes, start in Halifax journeying through Nova Scotia and New Brunswick. After experiencing the charming and historic city of Quebec, continue by rail to follow the St Lawrence river, with a stay in Montreal and ending in Toronto.
Travel through an ever-changing scenery of foothills & mountains, fjords & ice-floes, visiting Banff, Jasper, Vancouver and Victoria en route. Enjoy scenic train journeys on the VIA Rail "Skeena" train from Jasper to Prince Rupert and enjoy wildlife spotting on an Inside Passage day-cruise.
This epic journey on VIA Rails famed "Canadian" service invites you to travel in comfort from Toronto’s urban excitement, through a spellbinding diversity of landscapes to Vancouver, a metropolitan gem on the Pacific coast.
Experience Canada in style, travelling by train with VIA Rail to Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal and Quebec City, plus a full day trip to see the wonder of Niagara Falls. An unforgettable adventure seeing the best of the eastern cities and enjoying the spectacular scenery in between.
An unforgettable journey from the Pacific Northwest down the California coast, this independent rail tour includes all the iconic sights along the Pacific Coast. Visit Yosemite National Park and the Napa Valley, and enjoy city tours of San Francisco, Vancouver, Seattle and San Diego.
A rail tour through the Winter Wonderland of Canada, starting in Toronto then taking the three day VIA rail journey westbound to Jasper. After a few days this charming alpine town, take the train overnight to the vibrant city Vancouver.