have you traveled on via rail from vancouver, b.c. to Jasper, AB? what was the ride like?

Graham G says:

was it twisting and turning or was it a comfortable ride. i get motion sick very easily so i need to know what it will be like. i leave October 31

Willeke says: I have done the ride the other way round but knowing the kind of train, it will not matter which way you travel. The train is a long distance one, the track is a freight track that has to handle...

10 Reasons to Travel By Train to the Next Family Vacation! | Black ...

Are you tossing around ideas for the next family vacation? Are you tired of long lines at TSA checkpoints and having to pay for checked bags for every member of the family? If you answered yes to both questions, consider arriving at your next family vacation by train.

Most people overlook the train as a travel option thinking its not safe, often late or just as expensive as...


San Diego Magazine

San Diego Magazine gives readers the insider information they need to experience San Diego-from the best places to dine and travel to the politics and people that shape the region. This is the magazine for San Diegans with a need to know.

New York Magazine

New York magazine was born in 1968 after a run as an insert of the New York Herald Tribune and quickly made a place for itself as the trusted resource for readers across the country. With award-winning writing and photography covering everything from politics and food to theater and fashion, the magazine's consistent mission has been to reflect back to its audience the energy and excitement of the city itself, while celebrating New York as both a place and an idea.

Kiplinger's Personal Finance

The most trustworthy source of information available today on savings and investments, taxes, money management, home ownership and many other personal finance topics.

Kiplinger's Personal Finance

The most trustworthy source of information available today on savings and investments, taxes, money management, home ownership and many other personal finance topics.


News feed

Via Rail workers could walk off the job on June 14

Via Rail passengers could be caught in a strike next week if 2,000 customer service, on-board and maintenance workers across the country can’t reach a deal. The Canadian Autoworkers Union, which represents the employees, has served notice that ...

VIA Rail Canada publishes its 2013 First Quarter Financial Report

president and CEO of VIA Rail. "We are confident that by staying focused on providing a travel experience that meets passengers' expectations of comfort, reliability, affordability and the benefit of productive and connected travel time ...

The decline of train travel

When Via Rail learned that terrorists were planning to detonate a ... There is none of the security apparatus that has made travel by air so unbearable — the waiting, the disrobing, the ritual request for liquids or gels, the repeated checking of your ...

Breaking News

This RSS feed URL is deprecated

VIA Rail Is Offering Rail Passes That Let You Travel Anywhere In Canada For $108 A Trip Seeing Canada by train is an experience every traveller needs to put on their bucket list. There's no shortage of breathtaking sights to see in the native land — soaring mountains, clear blue lakes and scenic coastlines are just some of the awesome

The train travel update Coventry City fans need to know for Wembley play-off final “We want to make sure everyone who wants to travel by rail can, but we need passengers to know that Chiltern Railways trains will be very busy, and they should allow extra time for their journey. “To meet demand, Chiltern Railways have added 10,000 

VIA Rail reports strong Growth in 2017 As part of its commitment toward the accessibility of its facilities, VIA Rail revised its accessibility policy, which took effect in January 2018. VIA Rail now offers space for two passengers travelling together on the same train with qualified 3

VIA Rail Launches the VIA40 Contest: Repurposing the past to move forward The contest runs from May 17 to June 10, 2018. Afterward, there will be a draw and 40 steel tickets will be given to the winners, valid for a round trip for two to travel from coast to coast or to any other destination served by VIA Rail. "VIA Rail's

Leave a Comment

Fields with * are required.