VIA Rail Skeena

An Epic Rail Journey Holiday to British Columbia & Alberta, Canada

The Skeena transports you on a 1160km journey past the highest peaks of the Canadian Rockies on to the Pacific Coast. It passes waterfalls, rivers, lakes and untamed wilderness packed with wildlife, look out for bears as you travel along. It also takes you through frontier settlemenets and past the totem poles of the west''s First Nations.

This is a year round service operating three times weekly. The journey lasts two days and operates beween Prince Rupert in British Columbia and Jasper in Alberta with an overnight stop in Prince George. Although there is no onboard overnight sleeping accomiodation we will arrange this for you at Prince George.


The whole journey and experience is a highlight. From the time you depart Prince Rupert in northern British Columbia until you arrive Jasper in Alberta you will be amazed at some of the scenery you encounter.

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Totem Deluxe service onboard - This gives you your own premium seat in the Panoram car with 360-degree views of passing scenery.

Inclusive hot and cold meals whilst on board, wine with dinner

Informative on-board sessions

Spectaular scenery and wildlife viewing en-route

Stops at frontier settlements  

To Book This Holiday or find out more call our Travel Specialists on: 01902 798008 or contact us online.
Epic Rail Journey VIA Rail         Skeena in British Columbia & Alberta, Canada
Spectacular views by rail
Epic Rail Journey VIA Rail         Skeena in British Columbia & Alberta, Canada
Map route of the Skeena Journey

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Operates in either direction Prince Rupert - Jasper or Jasper - Prince Rupert. 

Departures Wednesday, Friday and Sunday

Overnight is spent in Prince George

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