There are 3 ways to get from Montreal to North Sydney by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Sydney (YQY) YUL - YQY

$198 - $413

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Train, bus  •  28 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Amherst
  2. Take the bus from Amherst, NS to Halifax Airport, NS
  3. Take the bus from Halifax Airport, NS to North Sydney, NS

$168 - $416

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Drive  •  15 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to North Sydney 910.9 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Montreal to North Sydney is to drive which costs $150 - $230 and takes 15 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Montreal to North Sydney is to fly which costs $250 - $550 and takes 4 h 57 min.

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The distance between Montreal and North Sydney is 1035 km. The road distance is 1457.4 km.

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The best way to get from Montreal to North Sydney without a car is to train and bus which takes 28 h 17 min and costs $210 - $550.

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It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to get from Montreal to North Sydney, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Montreal Airport to Sydney Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 8 min and has one stopover.

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North Sydney is 1 h ahead of Montreal. It is currently 2:56 AM in Montreal and 3:56 AM in North Sydney.

Yes, the driving distance between Montreal to North Sydney is 1457 km. It takes approximately 15 h 44 min to drive from Montreal to North Sydney.

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WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Montreal Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 21+ hotels available in North Sydney. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Montreal to North Sydney.
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  • Distance: 646.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 57 min

What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and North Sydney, NS, Canada?

Air Canada, WestJet and Porter Airlines fly from Montreal to North Sydney hourly.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Sydney via Halifax
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Montreal to Sydney via Moncton, Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Sydney via Ottawa, Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Sydney via Fredericton, Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Sydney via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Montreal to Sydney via St John, Halifax
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Montreal to Sydney via Halifax
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Amherst
Ave. Duration
18 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$85 - $130
Economy
$150 - $220
Economy Plus
$220 - $300
Business
$230 - $320
Business Plus/Sleeper
$410 - $600
Bus operators
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Amherst, NS to Halifax Airport, NS
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $40
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maritimebus.com
Bus from Halifax Airport, NS to North Sydney, NS
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Book at
maritimebus.com

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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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