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There are 4 ways to get from Montreal to Kingston by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Kingston VIA Rail

$59 - $108

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Bus  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal to Kingston, ON 3 stops / ...

$25 - $33

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Kingston 179.6 miles

$23 - $35

Fly  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Kingston (YGK) YUL - YGK

$170 - $674

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The cheapest way to get from Montreal to Kingston is to bus which costs $30 - $45 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Montreal to Kingston is to train which costs $75 - $150 and takes 3 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to Kingston. However, there are services departing from Montreal and arriving at Downtown Transfer Point Platform 4 via Bus Terminal Transfer Point Platform 4. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 16 min.

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The distance between Montreal and Kingston is 269 km. The road distance is 287.3 km.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Kingston without a car is to train which takes 3 h 15 min and costs $75 - $150.

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It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from Montreal to Kingston, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Montreal to Kingston is to train which takes 3 h 15 min and costs $75 - $150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $45 and takes 3 h 16 min, you could also fly, which costs $220 - $900 and takes 5 h 1 min.

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There is no direct flight from Montreal Airport to Kingston Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 28 min and has one stopover.

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Montreal to Kingston bus services, operated by Megabus Canada, arrive at Kingston, ON station.

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Map of how to get from Montreal to Kingston.
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  • Distance: 167.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 15 min

What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and Kingston, ON, Canada?

VIA Rail operates a train from Montreal to Kingston every 4 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $110 and the journey takes 2 h 37 min. Alternatively, Megabus Canada operates a bus from Montreal to Kingston hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $30 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Kingston via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Montreal to Kingston via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Montreal to Kingston via New York La Guardia, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Kingston via Quebec, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Kingston via Halifax, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Kingston via Chicago O'Hare, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Kingston
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $55
Economy
$55 - $80
EconomyPlus
$75 - $110
Business
$85 - $120
Bus operators
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Montreal to Kingston, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
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megabus.ca

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Yes, the driving distance between Montreal to Kingston is 287 km. It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to drive from Montreal to Kingston.

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Air Canada offers flights from Montreal Airport to Kingston Airport.

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There are 48+ hotels available in Kingston. Prices start at $70 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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