There are 6 ways to get from Montreal to Watertown by train, car, bus 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, drive  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Kingston VIA Rail
  2. Drive from Gananoque to Watertown

$60 - $170

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal to Cornwall, ON 8 stops / ...
  2. Take the bus from Massena, NY to Watertown, NY

$37 - $58

4 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Watertown 183.5 miles

$24 - $35

Fly to Kingston, drive  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Kingston (YGK) YUL - YGK
  2. Drive from Kingston to Watertown

$161 - $666

Fly to Watertown  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Watertown (ART) YUL - ART

$132 - $802

Fly to Ottawa, train, drive  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Ottawa (YOW) YUL - YOW
  2. Take the train from Ottawa to Gananoque
  3. Drive from Gananoque to Watertown

$199 - $895

Questions & Answers

The distance between Montreal and Watertown is 250 km. The road distance is 293.5 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Montreal to Watertown, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Watertown is to bus which takes 6 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 6 h 33 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Montreal to Watertown is 294 km. It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to drive from Montreal to Watertown.

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Air Canada offers flights from Montreal Airport to Kingston Airport.

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There are 18+ hotels available in Watertown. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Montreal Airport is to line 747 bus which takes 22 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Montreal to Watertown.
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  • Distance: 156.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 53 min

What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and Watertown, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Montreal to Watertown via Cornwall, ON and Massena, NY in around 6 h 15 min. Alternatively, American Airlines and Air Canada fly from Montreal to Watertown 4 times a day.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Kingston via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Montreal to Kingston via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Montreal to Kingston via Quebec, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Kingston via New York La Guardia, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Kingston via London, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Kingston via Washington Dulles, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Montreal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Montreal to Watertown via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $900
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Kingston
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $50
Economy
$50 - $75
Economy Plus
$75 - $110
Business
$75 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$130 - $190
Train from Ottawa to Gananoque
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$27 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$95 - $140
Bus operators
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Montreal to Cornwall, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Book at
megabus.ca
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Massena, NY to Watertown, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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