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There are 9 ways to get from Toronto to Amherst by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  13 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY 5595 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Springfield, Ma 255 / ...

$60 - $162

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Train  •  15 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Syracuse VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Springfield Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

$121 - $259

Bus via Syracuse, NY  •  16 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Albany, NY
  3. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Northampton

$69 - $146

Drive  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Toronto to Amherst 484.2 miles

$60 - $95

Fly Toronto to Hartford, train, bus  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Hartford (BDL) YYZ - BDL
  2. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA

$155 - $619

Bus to Buffalo, fly to Boston, bus  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo Airport
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Boston (BOS) BUF - BOS
  3. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Springfield

$112 - $410

Fly Toronto to Boston, bus  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Boston (BOS) YYZ - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Springfield

$130 - $486

Fly Billy Bishop Toronto City to Boston, bus  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Boston (BOS) YTZ - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Springfield

$113 - $409

Fly Toronto to New York La Guardia, train  •  11 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to New York La Guardia (LGA) YYZ - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station
  3. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Springfield Amtrak

$198 - $622

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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Amherst is to drive which costs $80 - $130 and takes 8 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Amherst is to drive which costs $80 - $130 and takes 8 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Toronto to Amherst. However, there are services departing from Toronto, ON and arriving at Amherst, MA via Buffalo, Ny and Springfield, MA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 52 min.

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The distance between Toronto and Amherst is 576 km. The road distance is 774.8 km.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Amherst without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 52 min and costs $75 - $220.

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It takes approximately 13 h 52 min to get from Toronto to Amherst, including transfers.

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Toronto to Amherst bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Toronto, ON station.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Amherst is to bus which takes 13 h 52 min and costs $75 - $220. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $150 - $340 and takes 15 h 48 min.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Hartford Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 38 min.

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Toronto to Amherst bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Springfield, Ma station.

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  • Distance: 360 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 52 min

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Amherst, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from Toronto to Amherst via Buffalo, NY, Buffalo, Ny, Springfield, Ma, and Springfield, MA in around 13 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Toronto to Amherst via Syracuse, Syracuse Regional Transportation Center, Springfield Amtrak, and Springfield, MA in around 15 h 48 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto to Hartford via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Boston via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto to Hartford via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Hartford via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Hartford via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Hartford via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $65
Economy
$65 - $95
EconomyPlus
$85 - $130
Business
$100 - $150
Amtrak

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 Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Train from Hartford Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Train from New Haven Union Station to Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
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 New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$14 - $21
Online Fare
$16 - $35
Standard Fare
$25 - $40
Refundable
$29 - $45
Bus from Toronto, ON to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$25 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $50
Standard Fare
$40 - $65
Refundable
$45 - $70
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Book at
megabus.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Book at
megabus.ca
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $21
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megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY - Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $22
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 Toronto, On to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Toronto, On to Buffalo Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Boston, Ma to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Northampton
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Amherst is 775 km. It takes approximately 8 h 25 min to drive from Toronto to Amherst.

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

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There are 32+ hotels available in Amherst. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Toronto Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs $5 - $13.

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