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There are 7 ways to get from Kingston to Burlington by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  7h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Kingston, Ontario to Montreal, PQ Kingston / ...
  2. Take the bus from Longueuil to Plattsburgh, NY Montreal

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Bus via Northgate  •  8h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Kingston, Ontario to Montreal, PQ Kingston / ...
  2. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Plattsburgh, NY Montreal

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8h 35m

  1. Take the train from Kingston to Montréal VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from Longueuil to Plattsburgh, NY Montreal

Train, bus via Kingston Centre Transfer Point Platform 3  •  8h 38m

  1. Take the train from Kingston to Montréal VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from Longueuil to Plattsburgh, NY Montreal

Train, bus via Downtown Transfer Point Platform 3  •  9h 20m

  1. Take the train from Kingston to Montréal VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Plattsburgh, NY Montreal

Drive  •  5h

  1. Drive from Kingston to Burlington 270 miles

Drive, fly  •  6h 44m

  1. Drive from Kingston to Watertown
  2. Fly from Watertown (ART) to Burlington (BTV) ART - BTV
Canada → United States
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International entry into United States from Canada

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Canada
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Conditions of entry into United States from Canada

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This applies to arrivals from Canada
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days prior to boarding for air passengers 2 years of age or older
  • Unvaccinated travellers are recommended to quarantine for a minimum of 7 days; take a COVID-19 test 3 days after arriving. If test is positive arrivals need to self-isolate until fully recovered
  • Vaccinated travellers are recommended to get tested with a viral test 3-5 days after travel; self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms; isolate and get tested if symptoms develop
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days prior to boarding for air passengers 2 years of age or older
  • Unvaccinated travellers are recommended to quarantine for a minimum of 7 days; take a COVID-19 test 3 days after arriving. If test is positive arrivals need to self-isolate until fully recovered
  • Vaccinated travellers are recommended to get tested with a viral test 3-5 days after travel; self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms; isolate and get tested if symptoms develop
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Rules to follow in United States

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The official advice is to delay international travel until fully vaccinated

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering United States from Canada.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Burlington is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Burlington is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Burlington is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Canada from United States.

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Last updated: 29 Nov 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Kingston to Burlington is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 5h.

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The quickest way to get from Kingston to Burlington is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 5h.

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The distance between Kingston and Burlington is 163 miles. The road distance is 270 miles.

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It takes approximately 7h 47m to get from Kingston to Burlington, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Watertown Airport to Burlington Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 22m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kingston to Burlington is 270 miles. It takes approximately 5h to drive from Kingston to Burlington.

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JetBlue Airways and American Airlines offer flights from Watertown Airport to Burlington Airport.

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There are 45+ hotels available in Burlington. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kingston to Burlington.
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  • Distance: 163.3 miles
  • Duration: 7h 47m

What companies run services between Kingston, ON, Canada and Burlington, VT, USA?

You can take a bus from Kingston to Burlington via Montreal, PQ, Montréal TCV, Longueuil, QC, Longueuil, and Plattsburgh, NY in around 7h 47m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Watertown to Burlington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Watertown to Burlington via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 16m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Watertown to Burlington via Philadelphia, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Watertown to Burlington via Philadelphia, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
8h 42m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Kingston to Montréal
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$30 - $50
Business
$80 - $100
Economy
$56 - $61
EconomyPlus
$80 - $120
Bus operators
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
customerservice@megabus.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Kingston, Ontario to Montreal, PQ
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
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megabus.ca
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 Longueuil to Plattsburgh, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Montreal, PQ to Plattsburgh, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$30 - $45

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