How to get from Montreal to St. Catharines

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Toronto VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to St. Catharines, ON - Bus Terminal 4 stops / ...

$68 - $189

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal to Toronto, ON 3 stops / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to St. Catharines, ON - Bus Terminal 4 stops / ...

$48 - $68

8 alternative options

Bus Greyhound Canada  •  10 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON
  2. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON
  3. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to St. Catharines, ON - Bus Terminal

$56 - $180

Drive  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to St. Catharines 405.7 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Montreal to Toronto Island, bus  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Toronto Island (YTZ) YUL - YTZ
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to St. Catharines, ON - Bus Terminal

$111 - $376

Fly Montreal to Toronto, bus  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Toronto (YYZ) YUL - YYZ
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to St. Catharines, ON - Bus Terminal

$103 - $348

Fly Montreal to Hamilton, Thru-Bus  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Hamilton (YHM) YUL - YHM
  2. Take the Thru-Bus from Hamilton, ON to St Catharines, ON

$115 - $648

Fly Montreal St. Hubert to Toronto Island, bus  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Montreal St. Hubert (YHU) to Toronto Island (YTZ) YHU - YTZ
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to St. Catharines, ON - Bus Terminal

$442 - $1,128

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

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa
  2. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Toronto Island (YTZ) YOW - YTZ
  3. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to St. Catharines, ON - Bus Terminal

$140 - $437

Train to Ottawa, fly to Toronto, bus  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa
  2. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Toronto (YYZ) YOW - YYZ
  3. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to St. Catharines, ON - Bus Terminal

$147 - $429

Questions & Answers

The distance between Montreal and St. Catharines is 519 km. The road distance is 649 km.

The cheapest way to get from Montreal to St. Catharines is to bus which costs $60 - $90 and takes 7 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Montreal to St. Catharines is to fly and bus which takes 4 h 53 min and costs $140 - $490.

No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to St. Catharines. However, there are services departing from Montreal and arriving at St. Catharines, ON - Bus Terminal via Toronto, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 58 min to get from Montreal to St. Catharines, including transfers.

What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and St. Catharines, ON, Canada?

You can take a bus from Montreal to St. Catharines via Toronto, ON in around 7 h 40 min.

Airlines
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 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Montreal to Hamilton
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
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
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 18 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 Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $75
Economy
$85 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$220 - $310
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Megabus CA
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to St. Catharines, ON - Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
ca.megabus.com
Book at
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Montreal to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ca.megabus.com
Book at
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Hamilton, ON to St Catharines, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Schedules at
ca.megabus.com
Book at
ca.megabus.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 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $24
Online Fare
$19 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $45
Refundable
$30 - $50
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$45 - $65
Refundable
$50 - $75
Bus from Hamilton, ON to St Catharines, ON
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $25
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$9 - $14
Online Fare
$9 - $23
Standard Fare
$17 - $25
Refundable
$20 - $30

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