There are 10 ways to get from Montreal to Amherst by train, night bus, 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, night bus  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Toronto VIA Rail
  2. Take the night bus from Toronto, On to Buffalo, Ny 311

$73 - $210

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Bus Megabus Canada  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal to Toronto, ON 3 stops / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, On to Buffalo, Ny 207 / ...

$49 - $90

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Train  •  10 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Toronto VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Buffalo VIA Rail

$83 - $252

Bus Greyhound Canada  •  15 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON 5800 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Buffalo 5355-5365-0311

$50 - $165

Drive  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Amherst 389.5 miles

$50 - $75

Fly Montreal to Billy Bishop Toronto City, night bus  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YUL - YTZ
  2. Take the night bus from Toronto, On to Buffalo, Ny

$111 - $380

Fly Montreal to Toronto, night bus  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Toronto (YYZ) YUL - YYZ
  2. Take the night bus from Toronto, On to Buffalo, Ny

$103 - $352

Fly Montreal to Hamilton, Thru-Bus  •  7 h 35 min

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

$119 - $642

Fly Montreal to Buffalo  •  8 h 1 min

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

$124 - $904

Train to Ottawa, fly to Billy Bishop Toronto City, night bus  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa
  2. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YOW - YTZ
  3. Take the night bus from Toronto, On to Buffalo, Ny

$144 - $460

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to Amherst station. However, there are services departing from Montreal and arriving at Main St & University Station via Toronto, On and Ellicott St & William St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 16 min.

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The distance between Montreal and Amherst is 501 km. The road distance is 623.1 km.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Amherst without a car is to train and night bus which takes 9 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 17 min to get from Montreal to Amherst, including transfers.

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Montreal to Amherst bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Montreal, PQ station.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Amherst is to bus which takes 10 h 16 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 10 h 58 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 8 h 1 min.

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The quickest flight from Montreal Airport to Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Montreal to Amherst bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Buffalo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Montreal to Amherst is 623 km. It takes approximately 6 h 49 min to drive from Montreal to Amherst.

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Air Canada and Porter Airlines offer flights from Montreal Airport to Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport.

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Map of how to get from Montreal to Amherst.
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  • Distance: 313.4 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 17 min

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

You can take a bus from Montreal to Amherst via Toronto, ON, Toronto, On, Buffalo, Ny, and Ellicott St & William St in around 10 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Montreal to Amherst via Toronto, Buffalo, and Erie Canal Harbor Station in around 10 h 58 min.

Airlines
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Montreal to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Ottawa to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Montreal to Hamilton
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Montreal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Buffalo via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Montreal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Buffalo via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Buffalo via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Buffalo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Montreal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $2,900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Montreal to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Montreal to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Montreal to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $75
Economy
$85 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$220 - $310
Train from Toronto to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Bus operators
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
Night bus from Toronto, On to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Montreal to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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megabus.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Book at
megabus.ca
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$15 - $22
Online Fare
$17 - $35
Standard Fare
$27 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $45
Bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 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 Ottawa, ON to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$30 - $50
Online Fare
$40 - $70
Standard Fare
$55 - $85
Refundable
$60 - $90
Bus from Hamilton, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 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 - $40

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There are 196+ hotels available in Amherst. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Montreal Airport is to line 747 bus which takes 22 min and costs .

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