There are 6 ways to get from St. Catharines to Kingston by bus, train, 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

Bus, train  •  4 h 43 min

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

$48 - $147

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 45 min

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

$32 - $60

4 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Grimsby to Toronto VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Kingston VIA Rail

$66 - $201

Bus Greyhound Canada  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from St. Catharines, ON - Bus Terminal to Toronto, ON 4 stops / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Kingston, ON 5858

$32 - $81

Drive  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Drive from St. Catharines to Kingston 232.3 miles

$30 - $45

Bus, fly  •  4 h 7 min

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

$157 - $667

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

You can take a bus from St. Catharines to Kingston via Toronto, ON in around 4 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from St. Catharines to Kingston via Grimsby, On, Grimsby, Toronto, Kingston, and VIA Rail Station in around 5 h 22 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Kingston
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Kingston
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $50
Economy
$50 - $70
Economy Plus
$75 - $110
Business
$70 - $100
Business Plus/Sleeper
$130 - $180
Train from Grimsby to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$29 - $40
Economy Plus
$45 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$75 - $110
Bus operators
Megabus CA
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from St. Catharines, ON - Bus Terminal to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
ca.megabus.com
Book at
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Kingston, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
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 St Catharines, ON to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$13 - $27
Standard Fare
$21 - $35
Refundable
$25 - $40
Bus from Toronto, ON to Kingston, ON
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$20 - $29
Online Fare
$24 - $45
Standard Fare
$35 - $50
Refundable
$35 - $60

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Questions & Answers

The distance between St. Catharines and Kingston is 251 km. The road distance is 372 km.

The cheapest way to get from St. Catharines to Kingston is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 4 h 11 min.

The quickest way to get from St. Catharines to Kingston is to bus and fly which takes 4 h 7 min and costs $200 - $900.

No, there is no direct bus from St. Catharines to Kingston. However, there are services departing from St. Catharines, ON - Bus Terminal and arriving at Kingston, ON via Toronto, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to get from St. Catharines to Kingston, including transfers.