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Train + Car Offers - Ottawa

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Communauto logo? ? ?VRTUCAR logo? ? ? VIA Rail + Communauto + Community CarShare

Combine train and car to save!

Enjoy the personalized comforts of VIA Rail and the convenience of a self-service car – all for one great price!

Get 10% off the best available fare with Zipcar. Just get your promo code at and then call 1-888-VIA-RAIL (1 888 842-7245) to buy your train ticket. It’s the simplest way to save money and do your part for the environment.

You can also simply register on?, reserve your vehicle online and buy your train ticket. It’s the simplest way to save money and do your part for the environment.

To enjoy year-round benefits, become a?Communauto member. Here are Communauto-VIA Rail offers:


Ottawa - Montréal

Round trip
15?¢/km (car)
  • 24h car reservation
  • Pick up and return at train station
  • Gas and insurance included

Add $25 for each additional 24-hour period, up to a maximum of 72 hours.


How does it work?

  • Resident of Ottawa? Subscribe via?VRTUCAR
    Resident of Quebec? Subscribe via?Communauto
  • Reserve your car and buy your train ticket by logging into?Reservauto, Communauto's reservation system allows you to access Communauto vehicles in Quebec and, for subscribers older than 23 years, VRTUCAR vehicles in Ottawa.
  • Take the train?at a discounted price, and travel in the comfort you can expect from VIA Rail Canada.
  • Pick up your car.?Self-service cars are available at train stations or in hundreds of other parking stations. No need for you to go to a counter or speak to an agent!
  • Drive your car!?You may use your self-serve car for up to 72 hours before returning it to the station from where you picked it up.

Would you like to know more about other packages and how self-service car use works?

For Ottawa: consult the?VRTUCAR web site.

For the province of Quebec: consult the?Communauto web site.


Where to get your vehicle?


You are not limited to just these stations! As a Train + Auto subscriber, you have access to over a thousand self-serve vehicles available throughout Quebec via??and in Ottawa via?VRTUCAR's network.