There are 9 ways to get from Albany to Toronto by bus, train, car, plane or night bus

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

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Bus Trailways New York  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Syracuse, NY Albany
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Toronto, ON

$68 - $100

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Buffalo, Ny 4175
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Toronto, On 300 / ...

$44 - $120

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Train  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Albany to Toronto VIA Rail

$55 - $200

Drive  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Albany to Toronto 386.6 miles

$50 - $75

Fly Albany to Toronto  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Toronto (YYZ) ALB - YYZ

$106 - $252

Fly Albany to Buffalo, night bus  •  6 h 50 min

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

$64 - $428

Train to Newark, fly to Billy Bishop Toronto City  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) EWR - YTZ

$162 - $544

Train to Syracuse, fly to Toronto  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Albany to Syracuse
  2. Fly from Syracuse (SYR) to Toronto (YYZ) SYR - YYZ

$207 - $544

Bus to Hartford, fly to Toronto  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Springfield, Ma
  2. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Toronto (YYZ) BDL - YYZ

$149 - $617

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The cheapest way to get from Albany to Toronto is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 6 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albany to Toronto is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 6 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Albany to Toronto. However, there are services departing from Albany, NY and arriving at Toronto, ON via Syracuse, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Albany and arriving at Toronto. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 41 min.

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The distance between Albany and Toronto is 294 miles. The road distance is 386.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Albany to Toronto without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 50 min and costs $65 - $100.

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It takes approximately 8 h 50 min to get from Albany to Toronto, including transfers.

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Albany to Toronto bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from Albany, NY station.

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

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The best way to get from Albany to Toronto is to bus which takes 8 h 50 min and costs $65 - $100. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $55 - $200 and takes 9 h 41 min, you could also fly, which costs $100 - $260 and takes 6 h 52 min.

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Map of how to get from Albany to Toronto.
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  • Distance: 293.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 50 min

What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and Toronto, ON, Canada?

You can take a bus from Albany to Toronto via Syracuse, NY in around 8 h 50 min. Alternatively, VIA Rail operates a train from Albany to Toronto every 3 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $200 and the journey takes 9 h 41 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Toronto via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Albany to Toronto via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Albany to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Syracuse to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Hartford to Toronto
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Flights from Hartford to Toronto via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to Toronto via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $800
Flights from Albany to Toronto via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Albany to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $950
Flights from Albany to Toronto via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Hartford to Toronto via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Hartford to Toronto via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Newark to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Albany to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Syracuse to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Hartford to Toronto
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Flights from Hartford to Toronto via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Albany to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,000
Flights from Albany to Toronto via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Albany to Toronto via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Hartford to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
OneJet
Website
onejet.com
Flights from Albany to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $370
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Albany to Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$55 - $85
Economy
$95 - $140
Economy Plus
$140 - $200
Business
$140 - $200
Business Plus/Sleeper
$250 - $360
Train from Albany to New York
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bedroom
$270 - $330
Train from Albany to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $50
Economy
$45 - $65
Economy Plus
$70 - $100
Business
$65 - $95
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $180
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bedroom
$270 - $330
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Albany, Ny to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Albany, Ny to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
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There is no direct flight from Albany Airport to Toronto Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 42 min and has one stopover.

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Albany to Toronto bus services, operated by Trailways New York, arrive at Toronto, ON station.

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Albany to Toronto train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Toronto station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Albany to Toronto is 387 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 41 min to drive from Albany to Toronto.

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Air Canada, Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Albany Airport to Toronto Airport.

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There are 976+ hotels available in Toronto. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Albany to Albany Airport is to line 737 bus which takes 42 min and costs $2.

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