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

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

Train, bus  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Oshawa VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from Oshawa GO to Crawford Dr. @ Harper Rd. Park & Ride 88

$56 - $162

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON 5800 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Peterborough, ON 5777 / ...

$36 - $90

6 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Peterborough 288.2 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Montreal to Toronto Island, train, bus  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Toronto Island (YTZ) YUL - YTZ
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Oshawa
  3. Take the bus from Oshawa GO to Peterborough Bus Terminal

$124 - $424

Fly Montreal to Toronto, train, bus  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Toronto (YYZ) YUL - YYZ
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Oshawa
  3. Take the bus from Oshawa GO to Peterborough Bus Terminal

$115 - $391

Fly Montreal St. Hubert to Toronto Island, train, bus  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Montreal St. Hubert (YHU) to Toronto Island (YTZ) YHU - YTZ
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Oshawa
  3. Take the bus from Oshawa GO to Peterborough Bus Terminal

$454 - $1,176

Train to Ottawa, fly to Toronto Island, train, bus  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa
  2. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Toronto Island (YTZ) YOW - YTZ
  3. Take the train from Toronto to Oshawa
  4. Take the bus from Oshawa GO to Peterborough Bus Terminal

$152 - $484

Train to Ottawa, fly to Toronto, train, bus  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa
  2. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Toronto (YYZ) YOW - YYZ
  3. Take the train from Toronto to Oshawa
  4. Take the bus from Oshawa GO to Peterborough Bus Terminal

$158 - $471

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Montreal to Peterborough is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 5 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Montreal to Peterborough is to drive which takes 5 h 27 min and costs $50 - $75.

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The distance between Montreal and Peterborough is 396 km. The road distance is 461 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 23 min to get from Montreal to Peterborough, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to Peterborough. However, there are services departing from Montreal, PQ and arriving at Peterborough, ON via Ottawa, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 43 min.

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

You can take a bus from Montreal to Peterborough via Ottawa, ON in around 7 h 43 min.

Airlines
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Montreal to Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Toronto Island via La Macaza
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Montreal to Toronto via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto via Montreal
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Montreal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Montreal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $2,900
Pascan Aviation
Website
pascan.com
Flights from Montreal St. Hubert to Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Oshawa
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$75 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $160
Business
$110 - $160
Business Plus/Sleeper
$200 - $280
Train from Toronto to Oshawa
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$21 - $29
Economy
$24 - $35
Economy Plus
$40 - $60
Business
$30 - $50
Business Plus/Sleeper
$60 - $90
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$28 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Bus operators
GO Transit
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Oshawa GO to Crawford Dr. @ Harper Rd. Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
gotransit.com
Bus from Oshawa GO to Peterborough Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
gotransit.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $23
Online Fare
$18 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $50
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Peterborough, ON
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$20 - $29
Online Fare
$24 - $45
Standard Fare
$30 - $50
Refundable
$35 - $55

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