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

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Fly  •  6h 24m

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

$197 - $412

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  23h 53m

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Rivière-du-Loup
  2. Take the bus from Rivière-du-Loup to Moncton, NB
  3. Take the bus from Moncton, NB to Truro, NS
  4. Take the bus from Truro, NS to North Sydney, NS

$199 - $328

Drive  •  15h 44m

  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 15h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Montreal to North Sydney is to fly which costs $250 - $550 and takes 6h 24m.

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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 23h 53m and costs $260 - $430.

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It takes approximately 6h 24m 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 4h 35m and has one stopover.

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North Sydney is 1h ahead of Montreal. It is currently 8:22 AM in Montreal and 9:22 AM in North Sydney.

Yes, the driving distance between Montreal to North Sydney is 1457 km. It takes approximately 15h 44m 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 14+ hotels available in North Sydney. Prices start at $77 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: 6h 24m

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

Air Canada, WestJet and three other airlines fly from Montreal to North Sydney hourly.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Sydney via Halifax
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Montreal to Sydney via Charlottetown, Halifax
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Sydney via Ottawa, Halifax
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Sydney via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Montreal to Sydney via Saint John, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Montreal to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Sydney via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7h 54m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Rivière-du-Loup
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$70 - $100
EconomyPlus
$90 - $130
Business
$110 - $160
Bus operators
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Rivière-du-Loup to Moncton, NB
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
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maritimebus.com
Bus from Moncton, NB to Truro, NS
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Truro, NS to North Sydney, NS
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
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 21m and costs $4.

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