There are 10 ways to get from Buffalo to Montreal by train, bus, night bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Montréal VIA Rail

$70 - $264

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Toronto, On 300 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Montreal 3 stops / ...

$41 - $86

8 alternative options

Night bus, bus  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Take the night bus from Buffalo, Ny to Toronto, On 270
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Ottawa, ON
  3. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ

$58 - $146

Drive  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Montreal 396.5 miles

$50 - $80

Train to Toronto Island, fly to Montreal  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto Island (YTZ) to Montreal (YUL) YTZ - YUL

$115 - $448

Fly Buffalo to Montreal  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Montreal (YUL) BUF - YUL

$125 - $887

Train to Toronto, fly to Montreal  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Montreal (YUL) YYZ - YUL

$106 - $415

Thru-Bus to Hamilton, fly to Montreal  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the Thru-Bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Hamilton, ON
  2. Fly from Hamilton (YHM) to Montreal (YUL) YHM - YUL

$121 - $653

Bus, train to Toronto Island, fly to Montreal St. Hubert  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Erie, On to Niagara Falls, On
  2. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  3. Fly from Toronto Island (YTZ) to Montreal St. Hubert (YHU) YTZ - YHU

$429 - $1,203

Train to Toronto Island, fly to Ottawa, train  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto Island (YTZ) to Ottawa (YOW) YTZ - YOW
  3. Take the train from Ottawa to Montréal

$143 - $508

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Montreal is to bus which costs $40 - $90 and takes 9 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Montreal is to train and fly which costs $110 - $450 and takes 6 h 47 min.

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The distance between Buffalo and Montreal is 320 miles. The road distance is 396.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 8 h 43 min to get from Buffalo to Montreal, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Buffalo to Montreal. However, there are services departing from Buffalo, Ny and arriving at Montreal via Toronto, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Montreal, QC, Canada?

You can take a train from Buffalo to Montreal via Niagara Falls, On, Niagara Falls, and Toronto in around 8 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Buffalo to Montreal via Toronto, On and Toronto, ON in around 9 h 30 min.

Airlines
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Toronto Island to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Toronto Island to Montreal via La Macaza
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Toronto Island to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto Island to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Buffalo to Montreal via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Hamilton to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto Island to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to Montreal via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to Montreal via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Buffalo to Montreal via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Buffalo to Montreal via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Buffalo to Montreal via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Buffalo to Montreal via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $2,900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Montreal via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Montreal via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Montreal via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Montreal via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Montreal via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Pascan Aviation
Website
pascan.com
Flights from Toronto Island to Montreal St. Hubert
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$30 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
Train from Toronto to Montréal
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $70
Economy
$80 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$210 - $300
Train from Ottawa to Montréal
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
GO Transit
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Niagara Falls GO to Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
gotransit.com
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 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 Ft Erie, On to Niagara Falls, On
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $19
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Schedules at
ca.megabus.com
Book at
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ca.megabus.com
Book at
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Fort Erie, ON to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ca.megabus.com
Book at
ca.megabus.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$40 - $65
Refundable
$50 - $70
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $24
Online Fare
$19 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $45
Refundable
$30 - $50
Bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Hamilton, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$13 - $27
Standard Fare
$21 - $35
Refundable
$25 - $35
Bus from Ft Erie, ON to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $22
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$8 - $12
Online Fare
$8 - $20
Standard Fare
$15 - $22
Refundable
$18 - $27

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