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There are 10 ways to get from Kitchener to New York by train, plane, shuttle, bus or car

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Train to Billy Bishop Toronto City, fly to Newark  •  6h 35m

  1. Take the train from Kitchener GO to Toronto Union Station
  2. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Newark (EWR) YTZ - EWR

$94 - $389

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Train to Toronto, fly to New York La Guardia  •  6h 31m

  1. Take the train from Kitchener GO to Brampton GO
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to New York La Guardia (LGA) YYZ - LGA

$139 - $565

Train to Toronto, fly to Newark  •  6h 35m

  1. Take the train from Kitchener GO to Brampton GO
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Newark (EWR) YYZ - EWR

$157 - $569

Train, shuttle to Buffalo, fly to New York JFK  •  8h 30m

  1. Take the train from Kitchener GO to Brampton GO
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto Airport to Buffalo Airport
  3. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York JFK (JFK) BUF - JFK

$251 - $558

Train to Toronto, fly to New York JFK  •  6h 45m

  1. Take the train from Kitchener GO to Brampton GO
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to New York JFK (JFK) YYZ - JFK

$161 - $1,098

Train, shuttle to Buffalo, fly to Newark  •  8h 42m

  1. Take the train from Kitchener GO to Brampton GO
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto Airport to Buffalo Airport
  3. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Newark (EWR) BUF - EWR

$247 - $549

Bus, shuttle  •  16h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Weber St. W. @ College St. to Square One 25
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto Airport to Buffalo Airport
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo to New York

$160 - $236

Train  •  16h 21m

  1. Take the train from Kitchener GO to Toronto Union Station Ki / ...
  2. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to New York Penn Station VIA Rail

$132 - $378

Bus, train  •  17h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Weber St. W. @ College St. to Erin Mills Transitway Station 25
  2. Take the train from Oakville to Niagara Falls Station
  3. Take the train from Niagara Falls Amtrak Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall

$104 - $164

Drive  •  8h 53m

  1. Drive from Kitchener to New York 480.1 miles

$60 - $95

Kitchener to New York by train

The train journey time between Kitchener and New York is around 19h 32m and covers a distance of around 612 miles. The fastest train normally takes 16h 9m. Operated by GO Transit and VIA Rail, the Kitchener to New York train service departs from Kitchener GO and arrives in New York Penn Station. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Kitchener to New York train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Kitchener to New York is to drive which costs $80 - $120 and takes 8h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Kitchener to New York is to train and fly which costs $170 - $750 and takes 6h 31m.

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No, there is no direct train from Kitchener to New York station. However, there are services departing from Kitchener GO and arriving at New York Penn Station via Toronto Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 21m.

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The distance between Kitchener and New York is 384 miles. The road distance is 480.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Kitchener to New York without a car is to bus and shuttle which takes 16h 14m and costs $200 - $300.

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It takes approximately 6h 35m to get from Kitchener to New York, including transfers.

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Kitchener to New York train services, operated by GO Transit, depart from Kitchener GO station.

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The quickest flight from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Kitchener to New York train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kitchener to New York is 480 miles. It takes approximately 8h 53m to drive from Kitchener to New York.

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  • Distance: 384.5 miles
  • Duration: 6h 35m

What companies run services between Kitchener, ON, Canada and New York, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Kitchener to New York via Toronto Union Station in around 16h 21m.

Airlines
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Toronto to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Buffalo to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Buffalo to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $300
Flights from Toronto to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$23 - $310
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $300
Flights from Toronto to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$23 - $310
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Toronto to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $950
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Toronto to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Kitchener GO to Toronto Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
GO Transit
Train from Kitchener GO to Brampton GO
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
GO Transit
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Kitchener to Toronto Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$17 - $29
Business
$65 - $67
Economy
$38 - $39
EconomyPlus
$40 - $60
Train from Kitchener to Brampton
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$14 - $25
Business
$60 - $63
Economy
$33 - $35
EconomyPlus
$30 - $50
Train from Toronto Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$85 - $110
Business
$140 - $210
Economy
$120 - $140
EconomyPlus
$220 - $320
Train from Oakville to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$17 - $28
Business
$65 - $67
Economy
$38 - $39
EconomyPlus
$40 - $60
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Niagara Falls Amtrak Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
8h 58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Premium
$240 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Seat
$110 - $160
Bus operators
Niagara Airbus
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Weber St. W. @ College St. to Square One
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
GO Transit
Bus from Weber St. W. @ College St. to Erin Mills Transitway Station
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
GO Transit
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 Buffalo to New York
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $110
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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