There are 6 ways to get from Hamilton to Kingston by train, 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.

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Train  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Aldershot to Toronto VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Kingston VIA Rail

$58 - $178

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Bus Greyhound Canada  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamilton GO Centre Bus to Union Station Bus Terminal 16 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Kingston, ON 5858

$31 - $62

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Bus, train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamilton GO Centre Bus to Union Station Bus Terminal 16 / ...
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Kingston VIA Rail

$41 - $122

Bus Megabus Canada  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamilton GO Centre Bus to Union Station Bus Terminal 16 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Kingston, ON 3 stops / ...

$34 - $44

Drive  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Hamilton to Kingston 206.9 miles

$27 - $40

Bus, fly  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from King St. W. @ Summers Ln. to Pearson Airport Terminal 1
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Kingston (YGK) YYZ - YGK

$145 - $632

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The cheapest way to get from Hamilton to Kingston is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamilton to Kingston is to bus and fly which costs $180 - $850 and takes 3 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hamilton to Kingston. However, there are services departing from Hamilton GO Centre Bus and arriving at Downtown Transfer Point Platform 4 via Bay St At Front St West, Toronto, ON and Bus Terminal Transfer Point Platform 4. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 4 min.

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The distance between Hamilton and Kingston is 292 km. The road distance is 331 km.

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The best way to get from Hamilton to Kingston without a car is to train which takes 3 h 45 min and costs $75 - $240.

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Hamilton to Kingston, including transfers.

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Hamilton to Kingston bus services, operated by GO Transit, depart from Hamilton GO Centre Bus station.

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The best way to get from Hamilton to Kingston is to train which takes 3 h 45 min and costs $75 - $240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $40 - $60 and takes 5 h 4 min.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Kingston Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Hamilton to Kingston bus services, operated by Megabus Canada, arrive at Kingston, ON station.

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Map of how to get from Hamilton to Kingston.
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  • Distance: 182.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

What companies run services between Hamilton, ON, Canada and Kingston, ON, Canada?

You can take a train from Hamilton to Kingston via Aldershot GO Bus, Aldershot, Toronto, Kingston, and VIA Rail Station in around 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hamilton to Kingston via Union Station Bus Terminal, Bay St At Front St West, Bay St At Dundas St West, Toronto, ON, Kingston, ON, and Bus Terminal Transfer Point Platform 4 in around 5 h 4 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Kingston
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Aldershot to Toronto
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$21 - $30
Economy
$25 - $35
Economy Plus
$40 - $60
Business
$35 - $50
Business Plus/Sleeper
$65 - $90
Train from Toronto to Kingston
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $50
Economy
$50 - $70
Economy Plus
$75 - $110
Business
$70 - $100
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $180
Bus operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Hamilton GO Centre Bus to Union Station Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
gotransit.com
Bus from King St. W. @ Summers Ln. to Pearson Airport Terminal 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
gotransit.com
Megabus Canada
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Kingston, ON
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$20 - $29
Online Fare
$24 - $45
Standard Fare
$30 - $50
Refundable
$35 - $55

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