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

Recommended option

Fly Montreal to Raleigh/Durham  •  7 h 2 min

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

$141 - $317

Cheapest option

Bus  •  21 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, Pq to New York, Ny 4015
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Durham, Nc 1081 / ...

$90 - $226

6 alternative options

Bus to Burlington, fly to Raleigh/Durham  •  8 h 21 min

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

$150 - $402

Fly Montreal to Fayetteville Municipal, bus  •  8 h 41 min

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

$195 - $1,189

Night bus, train  •  19 h 44 min

  1. Take the night bus from Montreal, Pq to Albany, Ny
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Durham Amtrak

$149 - $380

Bus, Megabus  •  21 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Montréal, QC to Albany, NY
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY
  3. Take the Megabus from New York, NY to Durham

$103 - $196

Train  •  21 h 55 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

Drive  •  14 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Durham 849.4 miles

$110 - $170

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

Air Canada, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Montreal to Durham hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Montreal to Durham via Albany, NY, New York, NY, Times Sq - 42 St, 28 St, and New York, NY in around 21 h 17 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Montreal to Raleigh/Durham via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Raleigh/Durham via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Raleigh/Durham via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Burlington to Raleigh/Durham via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Burlington to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Burlington to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Burlington to Raleigh/Durham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Fayetteville Municipal via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Fayetteville Municipal via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Fayetteville Municipal via New York JFK, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Fayetteville Municipal via New York La Guardia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Montreal to Raleigh/Durham via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Raleigh/Durham via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Burlington to Raleigh/Durham via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Burlington to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Burlington to Raleigh/Durham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Fayetteville Municipal via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to Fayetteville Municipal via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Montreal to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Raleigh/Durham via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Burlington to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Burlington to Raleigh/Durham via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Fayetteville Municipal via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to Fayetteville Municipal via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Raleigh/Durham via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Burlington to Raleigh/Durham via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bedroom
$270 - $330
Train from New York Penn Station to Durham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice 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 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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Montreal, Pq to Burlington Arpt, Vt
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Night bus from Montreal, Pq to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Montreal, Pq to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from New York, Ny to Durham, Nc
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$100 - $130
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Montréal, QC to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $80
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Montreal to Durham?

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

What is the cheapest way to get from Montreal to Durham?

The cheapest way to get from Montreal to Durham is to bus and Megabus which costs $130 - $260 and takes 21 h 17 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Montreal to Durham?

The quickest way to get from Montreal to Durham is to fly which takes 7 h 2 min and costs $180 - $410.

Is there a direct train between Montreal and Durham?

No, there is no direct train from Montreal 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 55 min.

Is there a direct bus between Montreal and Durham?

No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to Durham. However, there are services departing from Montreal, Pq and arriving at Durham, Nc via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 37 min.

How long does it take to get from Montreal to Durham?

It takes approximately 7 h 2 min to get from Montreal to Durham, including transfers.