There are 5 ways to get from Kitchener 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 17 min

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

$58 - $183

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Kitchener, ON to Toronto, ON 5634 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Kingston, ON 3 stops / ...

$32 - $60

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Kitchener Bus Terminal to Square One 25
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Kingston VIA Rail

$45 - $129

Drive  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Kitchener to Kingston 223.1 miles

$29 - $45

Train, fly  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Kitchener to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Kingston (YGK) YYZ - YGK

$168 - $703

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

You can take a train from Kitchener to Kingston via Toronto, Kingston, and VIA Rail Station in around 4 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kitchener to Kingston via Toronto, ON in around 5 h 5 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Kingston
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Kitchener to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$40 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
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
$130 - $180
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Kitchener, ON to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$13 - $27
Standard Fare
$21 - $35
Refundable
$25 - $40
GO Transit
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Kitchener Bus Terminal to Square One
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
gotransit.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kitchener and Kingston is 335 km. The road distance is 357 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kitchener to Kingston is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 4 h 1 min.

The quickest way to get from Kitchener to Kingston is to drive which takes 4 h 1 min and costs $35 - $55.

No, there is no direct bus from Kitchener to Kingston. However, there are services departing from Kitchener, ON and arriving at Kingston, ON via Toronto, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to get from Kitchener to Kingston, including transfers.