There are 10 ways to get from Toronto to Boston by plane, night bus, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Toronto to Boston  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Boston (BOS) YYZ - BOS

$106 - $435

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, On to Buffalo, Ny 207 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Boston, Ma 255 / ...

$63 - $169

8 alternative options

Fly Billy Bishop Toronto City to Boston  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Boston (BOS) YTZ - BOS

$89 - $358

Night bus to Buffalo, fly to Boston  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the night bus from Toronto, On to Buffalo, Ny
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Boston (BOS) BUF - BOS

$95 - $389

Train to Rochester, fly to Boston  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Rochester
  2. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Boston (BOS) ROC - BOS

$159 - $555

Fly Toronto to Providence, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Providence (PVD) YYZ - PVD
  2. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station

$113 - $1,021

Bus via Schenectady, NY  •  13 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Schenectady, NY
  3. Take the bus from Schenectady, Ny to Boston, Ma 220 / ...

$89 - $157

Train via Utica  •  16 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Utica VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Utica Boehlert Transportation Center to Boston South Station Lake Shore Limited

$99 - $296

Train  •  17 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Toronto to New York VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Acela Express / ...

$117 - $400

Drive  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Toronto to Boston 552.6 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Toronto to Boston. However, there are services departing from Toronto, ON and arriving at Boston, Ma via Syracuse, NY and Schenectady, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 17 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Toronto to Boston station. However, there are services departing from Toronto and arriving at Boston South Station via Utica Boehlert Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 35 min.

More details

The distance between Toronto and Boston is 692 km. The road distance is 884.2 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Toronto to Boston without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 17 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Toronto to Boston, including transfers.

More details

Toronto to Boston bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from Toronto, ON station.

More details

Toronto to Boston train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Toronto station.

More details

The best way to get from Toronto to Boston is to fly which takes 4 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 13 h 17 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 16 h 35 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 32 min.

Search flights

Toronto to Boston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Boston, Ma station.

More details

Map of how to get from Toronto to Boston.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 432.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 11 min

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Boston, MA, USA?

Air Canada, WestJet and three other airlines fly from Toronto to Boston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Toronto to Boston via Syracuse, NY, Schenectady, NY, and Schenectady, Ny in around 13 h 17 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Rochester to Boston via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Rochester to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Toronto to Providence via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Providence via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Providence via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Rochester to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Toronto to Providence via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $850
Flights from Toronto to Providence via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $900
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Rochester to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Rochester
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $50
Economy
$50 - $75
Economy Plus
$80 - $110
Business
$75 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$130 - $190
Train from Toronto to Utica
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$75 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $160
Business
$110 - $160
Business Plus/Sleeper
$200 - $290
Train from Toronto to New York
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$70 - $100
Economy
$120 - $170
Economy Plus
$170 - $240
Business
$180 - $250
Business Plus/Sleeper
$320 - $450
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$45 - $160
Business Class
$85 - $200
First Class
$200 - $300
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Utica Boehlert Transportation Center to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $330
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Toronto, On to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Schenectady, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $80
Flexible
$95 - $130
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Schenectady, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$15 - $22
Online Fare
$17 - $35
Standard Fare
$26 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $45
Megabus Canada

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Toronto to Boston train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Boston South Station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Boston is 884 km. It takes approximately 9 h 31 min to drive from Toronto to Boston.

Get driving directions

American Airlines, WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Toronto Airport to Boston Airport.

Search flights

There are 754+ hotels available in Boston. Prices start at $139 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Toronto to Toronto Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs .

More details