There are 8 ways to get from Amherst to Montreal by bus, train, car or plane

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 Greyhound USA  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Albany, Ny 277 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Montreal, Pq 4028 / ...

$49 - $116

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Bus Trailways New York  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Northampton to Albany, NY
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Montréal, QC Via Montreal

$52 - $104

Train  •  13 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Springfield Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Montreal Central Station Adirondack

$84 - $201

Drive  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Amherst to Montreal 286.7 miles

$35 - $55

Bus, bus to Hartford, fly to Montreal  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Amherst, MA to Springfield, MA
  2. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Hartford, Ct
  3. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Montreal (YUL) BDL - YUL

$206 - $501

Bus to Boston, fly to Montreal  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Boston, Ma
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Montreal (YUL) BOS - YUL

$128 - $372

Bus to Boston, fly to Massena, bus  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Boston, Ma
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Massena (MSS) BOS - MSS
  3. Take the bus from Cornwall, ON to Kirkland, QC

$111 - $322

Bus to Albany, fly to Ogdensburg, train  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Albany, Ny
  2. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Ogdensburg (OGS) ALB - OGS
  3. Take the train from Brockville to Montréal

$92 - $207

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The cheapest way to get from Amherst to Montreal is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amherst to Montreal is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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The distance between Amherst and Montreal is 225 miles. The road distance is 286.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 8 h 14 min to get from Amherst to Montreal, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amherst to Montreal. However, there are services departing from Amherst, MA and arriving at Montreal, Pq via Springfield, Ma and Albany, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 14 min.

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Map of how to get from Amherst to Montreal.
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  • Distance: 224.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 14 min

What companies run services between Amherst, MA, USA and Montreal, QC, Canada?

You can take a bus from Amherst to Montreal via Springfield, MA, Springfield, Ma, and Albany, Ny in around 8 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amherst to Montreal via Springfield, MA, Springfield Amtrak, and Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak in around 13 h 23 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Hartford to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,600
Flights from Boston to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Boston to Montreal via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Hartford to Montreal via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Boston to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Boston to Massena
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $200
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Albany to Ogdensburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Springfield Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Montreal Central Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Brockville to Montréal
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$65 - $90
Business
$60 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$110 - $160
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Springfield, Ma to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Albany, Ny to Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Springfield, Ma to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$16 - $20
Bus from Springfield, Ma to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Northampton to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Bus from Amherst, MA to Springfield, MA
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Montréal, QC
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Cornwall, ON to Kirkland, QC
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Book at
megabus.ca

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