There are 7 ways to get from Syracuse to Montreal 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  •  8 h 22 min

  1. 204 / ...
  2. 4028 / ...

$46 - $112

6 alternative options

Bus Trailways New York  •  10 h 5 min

  1. 220 / ...

$69 - $141

Train  •  10 h 59 min

  1. VIA Rail / ...
  2. Adirondack

$72 - $204

Drive  •  4 h 28 min

  1. 252.2 miles

$30 - $50

Fly from Syracuse  •  6 h 28 min

  1. SYR - YUL

$137 - $986

Train to Toronto Island, fly  •  10 h 12 min

  1. YTZ - YUL

$139 - $494

Train to Toronto, fly  •  10 h 19 min

  1. YYZ - YUL

$130 - $461

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

You can take a bus from Syracuse to Montreal via Albany, Ny in around 8 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Syracuse to Montreal via Schenectady and Schenectady Amtrak in around 10 h 59 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Syracuse to Montreal via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,600
Flights from Syracuse to Montreal via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto Island to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Toronto Island to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Toronto Island to Montreal via La Macaza
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Syracuse to Montreal via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Syracuse to Montreal via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from Syracuse to Montreal via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from Syracuse to Montreal via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Syracuse to Montreal via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Syracuse to Montreal via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Syracuse to Montreal via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $2,900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Syracuse to Montreal via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Syracuse to Schenectady
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $95
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$45 - $65
Economy Plus
$65 - $95
Business
$60 - $90
Business Plus/Sleeper
$110 - $160
Train from Syracuse to Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $65
Economy
$70 - $95
Economy Plus
$100 - $140
Business
$100 - $140
Business Plus/Sleeper
$180 - $250
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to Schenectady Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Schenectady Amtrak to Montreal Central Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Albany, Ny to Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Utica, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Utica, NY to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $60
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Montréal, QC
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Syracuse and Montreal is 341 km. The road distance is 404 km.

The cheapest way to get from Syracuse to Montreal is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 4 h 28 min.

The quickest way to get from Syracuse to Montreal is to drive which takes 4 h 28 min and costs $30 - $50.

No, there is no direct train from Syracuse to Montreal. However, there are services departing from Syracuse and arriving at Montreal Central Station via Schenectady Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 59 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Syracuse to Montreal. However, there are services departing from Syracuse, Ny and arriving at Montreal, Pq via Albany, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 22 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 22 min to get from Syracuse to Montreal, including transfers.