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There are 10 ways to get from Philadelphia to Canada by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Philadelphia to Toronto  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Toronto (YYZ) PHL - YYZ

$132 - $619

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Bus Megabus  •  12 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from 30th St. Station Philadelphia to Toronto

$48 - $87

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Fly Philadelphia to Montreal  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Montreal (YUL) PHL - YUL

$180 - $560

Fly Philadelphia to Ottawa  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Ottawa (YOW) PHL - YOW

$203 - $433

Fly Philadelphia to Buffalo, bus  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Buffalo (BUF) PHL - BUF
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo Airport to Toronto, ON

$168 - $730

Train to Newark, fly to Billy Bishop Toronto City  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) EWR - YTZ

$129 - $506

Fly Philadelphia to Burlington, bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Burlington (BTV) PHL - BTV
  2. Take the bus from Burlington Arpt, Vt to Montreal, Pq

$176 - $510

Train  •  14 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New York to Toronto VIA Rail

$181 - $396

Bus Greyhound USA  •  15 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Scranton, Pa 7956 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Toronto, On 300

$65 - $162

Drive  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Toronto 487.2 miles

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Canada is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 8 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Canada is to fly which costs $130 - $650 and takes 4 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia station to Canada. However, there are services departing from 30th St. Station Philadelphia and arriving at Oriole Pkwy At Hillsdale Ave West via Queen's Park Circle At Treasury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 12 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Canada is 2023 miles. The road distance is 487.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Canada without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 12 min and costs $45 - $90.

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It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Philadelphia to Canada, including transfers.

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Philadelphia to Canada bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at 30th St. Station Philadelphia.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Canada is to fly which takes 4 h 45 min and costs $130 - $650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $45 - $90 and takes 12 h 12 min, you could also train, which costs $180 - $400 and takes 14 h 54 min.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Toronto Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Philadelphia to Canada bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Toronto station.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Canada.
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  • Distance: 2023.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 45 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Canada?

Air Canada, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Philadelphia to Mississauga hourly. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Philadelphia to Toronto once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $85 and the journey takes 11 h 30 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Toronto via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Montreal via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Burlington
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Toronto via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,700
Flights from Philadelphia to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Montreal via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Philadelphia to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Ottawa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
Flights from Philadelphia to Burlington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Toronto via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Montreal via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Newark to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Ottawa via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Toronto
Ave. Duration
12 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$80 - $110
Economy
$100 - $150
EconomyPlus
$130 - $190
Business
$190 - $260
Bus operators
Megabus Canada
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY - Airport to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from 30th St. Station Philadelphia to Toronto
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Book at
megabus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Burlington Arpt, Vt to Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA to Scranton
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Canada is 487 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 39 min to drive from Philadelphia to Canada.

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Air Canada, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Philadelphia Airport to Toronto Airport.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Philadelphia Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs $7.

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