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There are 8 ways to get from Montreal to Durham by night bus, plane, train, bus or car

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Night bus to Burlington, fly to Raleigh/Durham  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the night bus from Montreal, Pq to Burlington Arpt, Vt
  2. Fly from Burlington (BTV) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) BTV - RDU

$150 - $402

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Bus  •  21 h 30 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 Durham, Nc 1081 / ...

$106 - $215

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Fly Montreal to Raleigh/Durham  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) YUL - RDU

$136 - $298

Fly Montreal to Charlotte, train  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Charlotte (CLT) YUL - CLT
  2. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak to Durham Amtrak

$209 - $530

Fly Montreal to Fayetteville Municipal, bus  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Fayetteville Municipal (FAY) YUL - FAY
  2. Take the bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Raleigh, Nc

$190 - $1,170

Train  •  21 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Montreal Central Station to New York Penn Station Adirondack
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Durham Amtrak Carolinian

$143 - $394

Train, bus  •  22 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Montreal Central Station to Schenectady Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Schenectady, NY to New York
  3. Take the bus from New York, NY to Durham, NC Nyc

$123 - $187

Drive  •  14 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Durham 849.4 miles

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Montreal to Durham is to drive which costs $140 - $220 and takes 14 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Montreal to Durham is to fly which costs $170 - $400 and takes 8 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to Durham. However, there are services departing from Montreal, QC and arriving at Durham, Nc via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Montreal station to Durham. However, there are services departing from Montreal Central Station and arriving at Durham Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 57 min.

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The distance between Montreal and Durham is 1148 km. The road distance is 1359 km.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Durham without a car is to bus which takes 21 h 30 min and costs $130 - $290.

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It takes approximately 9 h 8 min to get from Montreal to Durham, including transfers.

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Montreal to Durham bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from Montreal, QC station.

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Montreal to Durham train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Montreal Central Station.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Durham is to fly which takes 8 h 14 min and costs $170 - $400. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $130 - $290 and takes 21 h 30 min, you could also train, which costs $180 - $550 and takes 21 h 57 min.

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Map of how to get from Montreal to Durham.
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  • Distance: 717.5 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 8 min

What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and Durham, NC, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Montreal to Durham hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Montreal to Durham via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and New York, Ny in around 21 h 30 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Burlington to Raleigh/Durham via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Burlington to Raleigh/Durham via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Burlington to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Burlington to Raleigh/Durham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Raleigh/Durham via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Raleigh/Durham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Raleigh/Durham via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Charlotte via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Flights from Montreal to Charlotte via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Flights from Montreal to Charlotte via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Flights from Montreal to Fayetteville Municipal via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to Fayetteville Municipal via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
Flights from Montreal to Fayetteville Municipal via New York La Guardia, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Burlington to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Burlington to Raleigh/Durham via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Burlington to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Raleigh/Durham via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Raleigh/Durham via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Raleigh/Durham via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Charlotte via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Charlotte via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Charlotte via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Fayetteville Municipal via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Fayetteville Municipal via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Montreal to Fayetteville Municipal via New York JFK, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Fayetteville Municipal via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Burlington to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Burlington to Raleigh/Durham via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Burlington to Raleigh/Durham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Raleigh/Durham via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Charlotte via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Fayetteville Municipal via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Fayetteville Municipal via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Raleigh/Durham via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from Montreal to Charlotte via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,000
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Burlington to Raleigh/Durham via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Train operators
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 Charlotte Amtrak to Durham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from Montreal Central Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Train from New York Penn Station to Durham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Montreal, Pq to Burlington Arpt, Vt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from New York, Ny to Durham, Nc
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$100 - $130
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 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Book at
trailwaysny.com
LC Coach
Website
lccoachbus.com
Bus from Schenectady, NY to New York
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
lccoachbus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Durham, NC
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
wandacoach.com

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There is no direct flight from Burlington Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 49 min and has one stopover.

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Montreal to Durham bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Durham, Nc station.

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Montreal to Durham train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Durham Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Montreal to Durham is 1359 km. It takes approximately 14 h 41 min to drive from Montreal to Durham.

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JetBlue Airways, Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Burlington Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport.

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There are 111+ hotels available in Durham. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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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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