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There are 11 ways to get from Montreal to Cincinnati by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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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Fly to Covington  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Covington (CVG) YUL - CVG

$104 - $304

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Bus Barons Bus  •  18 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal to Toronto, ON
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY 207 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to University of Cincinnati, OH

$81 - $183

9 alternative options

Fly to Dayton, bus  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Dayton (DAY) YUL - DAY
  2. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh

$168 - $338

Fly to Columbus, bus  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Columbus (CMH) YUL - CMH
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to University of Cincinnati, OH

$149 - $305

Fly to Lexington, bus  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Lexington (LEX) YUL - LEX
  2. Take the bus from Lexington, Ky to Cincinnati, Oh

$204 - $1,172

Fly to Indianapolis, bus  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Indianapolis (IND) YUL - IND
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to University of Cincinnati

$146 - $296

Train, night bus  •  16 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Windsor
  3. Take the night bus from Detroit, Mi to Cincinnati, Oh

$122 - $371

Train, bus via Toronto  •  17 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Windsor
  3. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
  4. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh

$129 - $384

Bus SkyHorse / Jaguar  •  20 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, QC to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Cincinnati, OH

$130 - $154

Train Amtrak, bus  •  23 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Montreal Central Station to Schenectady Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Schenectady Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh

$149 - $397

Drive  •  14 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Cincinnati 824.4 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Montreal to Cincinnati is to fly which costs $130 - $400 and takes 7 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Montreal to Cincinnati is to fly which costs $130 - $400 and takes 7 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to Cincinnati. However, there are services departing from Montreal and arriving at University of Cincinnati, OH via Toronto, ON and Buffalo, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 1 min.

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The distance between Montreal and Cincinnati is 1143 km. The road distance is 1319 km.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Cincinnati without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 1 min and costs $100 - $240.

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It takes approximately 7 h 11 min to get from Montreal to Cincinnati, including transfers.

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Montreal to Cincinnati bus services, operated by Megabus Canada, depart from Montreal station.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Cincinnati is to fly which takes 7 h 11 min and costs $130 - $400. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $240 and takes 18 h 1 min.

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There is no direct flight from Montreal Airport to Covington Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Montreal to Cincinnati bus services, operated by Barons Bus, arrive at University of Cincinnati, OH station.

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Map of how to get from Montreal to Cincinnati.
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  • Distance: 714.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 11 min

What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and Cincinnati, OH, USA?

Air Canada, Delta and two other airlines fly from Montreal to Cincinnati hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Montreal to Cincinnati via Toronto, ON and Buffalo, NY in around 18 h 1 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Montreal to Covington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Covington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Covington via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Montreal to Dayton via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to Dayton via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Columbus via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Columbus via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Columbus via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Lexington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to Lexington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to Lexington via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to Indianapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Indianapolis via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Indianapolis via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Indianapolis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Montreal to Covington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $390
Flights from Montreal to Covington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $390
Flights from Montreal to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $390
Flights from Montreal to Covington via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $390
Flights from Montreal to Dayton via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Dayton via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Dayton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Montreal to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Columbus via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $390
Flights from Montreal to Columbus via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $390
Flights from Montreal to Columbus via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $390
Flights from Montreal to Lexington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Lexington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Indianapolis via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Indianapolis via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Indianapolis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Montreal to Covington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Covington via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Dayton via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Dayton via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Columbus via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Columbus via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Lexington via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Indianapolis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Indianapolis via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Covington via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to Covington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Covington via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Columbus via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Indianapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $950
Flights from Montreal to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $75
Economy
$80 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$210 - $300
Train from Toronto to Windsor
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
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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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Montreal Central Station to Schenectady Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
Train from Schenectady Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$350 - $480
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
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Lexington, Ky to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Night bus from Detroit, Mi to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Toronto, On to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Barons Bus
Phone
+1 888-378-3823
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to University of Cincinnati, OH
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Book at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to University of Cincinnati, OH
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Book at
baronsbus.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to University of Cincinnati
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Book at
megabus.com
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
$30 - $50
Book at
megabus.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $22
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
$14 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$14 - $21
Online Fare
$16 - $35
Standard Fare
$25 - $40
Refundable
$29 - $45
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Montreal, QC to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Book at
trailwaysny.com
SkyHorse / Jaguar
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Cincinnati, OH
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
gotobus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Montreal to Cincinnati is 1319 km. It takes approximately 14 h 8 min to drive from Montreal to Cincinnati.

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Air Canada, American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Montreal Airport to Covington Airport.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Montreal Airport is to line 747 bus which takes 21 min and costs $4.

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