There are 12 ways to get from Montreal to Washington by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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

Fly Montreal to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) YUL - DCA

$139 - $424

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  13 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, Pq to New York, Ny 4015
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Washington, Dc 2909 / ...

$59 - $161

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Bus to Burlington, fly to Reagan Washington  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, Pq to Burlington Arpt, Vt
  2. Fly from Burlington (BTV) to Reagan Washington (DCA) BTV - DCA

$118 - $400

Fly Montreal to Washington Dulles  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Washington Dulles (IAD) YUL - IAD

$115 - $318

Bus to Burlington, fly to Washington Dulles  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, Pq to Burlington Arpt, Vt
  2. Fly from Burlington (BTV) to Washington Dulles (IAD) BTV - IAD

$134 - $374

Fly Montreal to Baltimore, train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Baltimore (BWI) YUL - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak

$232 - $1,175

Train to Ottawa, fly to Reagan Washington  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa
  2. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Reagan Washington (DCA) YOW - DCA

$167 - $505

Night bus, train  •  12 h 11 min

  1. Take the night bus from Montreal, Pq to Albany, Ny
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak

$189 - $490

Bus Trailways New York  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, QC to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Times Sq Penn St to Dupont Cir, Washington DC

$80 - $104

Train  •  14 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Montreal Central Station to New York Penn Station Adirondack
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$183 - $504

Bus, train  •  16 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, Pq to Burlingt Transit Ctr 3536 / ...
  2. Take the train from Essex Junction-Burlington Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Vermonter

$102 - $278

Drive  •  10 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Washington 590.8 miles

$75 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Montreal to Washington is to bus which costs $100 - $140 and takes 12 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Montreal to Washington is to fly which costs $180 - $600 and takes 4 h 22 min.

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The distance between Montreal and Washington is 788 km. The road distance is 945.2 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Montreal to Washington, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to Washington. However, there are services departing from Montreal, QC and arriving at Dupont Cir, Washington DC via New York, NY - Times Sq Penn St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Montreal station to Washington station. However, there are services departing from Montreal Central Station and arriving at Washington Union Station Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 22 min.

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There are 777+ hotels available in Washington. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Montreal to Washington train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Penn Station.

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Map of how to get from Montreal to Washington.
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  • Distance: 492.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 22 min

What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and Washington, DC, USA?

Air Canada, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Montreal to Washington hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Montreal to Washington via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and New York, NY - Times Sq Penn St in around 12 h 59 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Reagan Washington via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Reagan Washington via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Montreal to Washington Dulles via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,400
Flights from Montreal to Baltimore via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,400
Flights from Ottawa to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Ottawa to Reagan Washington via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Montreal to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Reagan Washington via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Burlington to Reagan Washington via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Burlington to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Ottawa to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Ottawa to Reagan Washington via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Ottawa to Reagan Washington via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Montreal to Reagan Washington via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Burlington to Reagan Washington via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Burlington to Reagan Washington via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Washington Dulles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Burlington to Washington Dulles via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Baltimore via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Montreal to Reagan Washington via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Burlington to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Burlington to Reagan Washington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Montreal to Washington Dulles via Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bedroom
$270 - $330
Train from Montreal Central Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Train from Essex Junction-Burlington Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Room
$350 - $490
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Montreal, Pq to Burlington Arpt, Vt
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Night bus from Montreal, Pq to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Montreal, Pq to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from New York, Ny to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from Montreal, Pq to Burlingt Transit Ctr
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Montreal, QC to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Washington Deluxe
Website
washny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Times Sq Penn St to Dupont Cir, Washington DC
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
washny.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from NY Port Authority Bus Terminal to Washington, DC - Union Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com

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