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There are 10 ways to get from Toronto to Big Sur by plane, shuttle, bus, subway, taxi, train, night bus or car

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Fly Toronto to Monterey  •  11h 4m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Monterey (MRY) YYZ - MRY

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Fly Toronto to San Francisco, shuttle  •  11h 54m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to San Francisco (SFO) YYZ - SFO
  2. Take a shuttle bus from SFO - San Francisco Airport Domestic to Monterey - Calle Principal / Parking Garage

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Fly Toronto to San Jose, shuttle  •  13h 5m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to San Jose (SJC) YYZ - SJC
  2. Take a shuttle bus from San Jose International Airport to Monterey - Calle Principal / Parking Garage

Bus to Watford Rail Station, fly to San Jose, shuttle  •  14h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Toronto - 34 Asquith Avenue to Pinery Provincial Park
  2. Fly from Watford Rail Station (XWA) to San Jose (SJC) XWA - SJC
  3. Take a shuttle bus from San Jose International Airport to Monterey - Calle Principal / Parking Garage

Fly Toronto to Oakland, BART, bus, taxi  •  14h 45m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Oakland (OAK) YYZ - OAK
  2. Take the BART from Coliseum to Berryessa / North San Jose
  3. Take the bus from San Jose to Salinas Amtrak Station
  4. Take a taxi from Salinas Amtrak Station to Big Sur

Train, bus, taxi  •  2 days 21h

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Windsor
  2. Take the train from Dearborn to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Emeryville
  4. Take the bus from Emeryville to Salinas Amtrak Station
  5. Take a taxi from Salinas Amtrak Station to Big Sur

Bus, taxi  •  2 days 22h

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to N Wilson Rd & Ferrell Pl - Columbus
  3. Take the bus from Columbus Bus Station to St Louis Bus Station
  4. Take the bus from St Louis Bus Station to Las Vegas S Strip Transit Terminal
  5. Take the bus from Las Vegas, CA to Los Angeles Union Station
  6. Take the bus from Los Angeles Union Station to Salinas Train Station
  7. Take a taxi from Salinas Train Station to Big Sur

Train, taxi  •  3 days 3h

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Buffalo
  2. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Emeryville
  4. Take the train from Emeryville to Salinas
  5. Take a taxi from Salinas to Big Sur

Bus, night bus, train, drive  •  3 days 16h

  1. Take the bus from Toronto to Detroit Bus Station
  2. Take the night bus from Detroit, MI to Chicago, IL
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to El Paso
  4. Take the bus from El Paso Downtown to Tucson
  5. Take the bus from Tucson to Gilroy
  6. Drive from Gilroy to Big Sur

Drive  •  43h 22m

  1. Drive from Toronto to Big Sur 2777 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Big Sur is to fly and shuttle which costs $330 - $600 and takes 11h 54m.

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The fastest way to get from Toronto to Big Sur is to fly which takes 11h 4m and costs $490 - $1,400.

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The distance between Toronto and Big Sur is 2291 miles. The road distance is 2777 miles.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Big Sur without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 2 days 22h and costs $550 - $1,300.

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It takes approximately 11h 4m to get from Toronto to Big Sur, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Toronto Airport to Monterey Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 56m and has one stopover.

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Big Sur is 3h behind Toronto. It is currently 4:14 AM in Toronto and 1:14 AM in Big Sur.

Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Big Sur is 2777 miles. It takes approximately 43h 22m to drive from Toronto to Big Sur.

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

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There are 11+ hotels available in Big Sur. Prices start at $119 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Big Sur.
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  • Distance: 2291.1 miles
  • Duration: 11h 4m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Big Sur, CA, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and five other airlines fly from Toronto to Big Sur hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Monterey via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Toronto to Monterey via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
8h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Monterey via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Monterey via Denver, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
10h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Toronto to Monterey via Chicago O'Hare, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
11h 59m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Toronto to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Toronto to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Toronto to San Francisco via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Toronto to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Watford Rail Station to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Monterey via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
8h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Monterey via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Monterey via Denver, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
10h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Toronto to Monterey via Chicago O'Hare, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
11h 59m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Toronto to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Toronto to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Toronto to San Francisco via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from Toronto to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to San Francisco via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Toronto to San Francisco via Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9h 41m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
13h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Watford Rail Station to San Jose via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Watford Rail Station to San Jose via Minneapolis, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Watford Rail Station to San Jose via Minneapolis, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
11h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Oakland via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 9m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Toronto to Oakland via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Oakland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Oakland via Minneapolis, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
13h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Monterey via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Toronto to Monterey via Chicago O'Hare, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
12h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Toronto to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Toronto to Monterey via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Seattle
Ave. Duration
9h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Toronto to San Jose via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Oakland via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Toronto to Oakland via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Oakland via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Kish Air
Website
kishairlines.ir
Flights from Toronto to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Toronto to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Oakland via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Train operators
BART
Phone
+1-510-464-6000
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum to Berryessa / North San Jose
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
http://www.bart.gov
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto Union Station to Windsor
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $100
Website
http://www.viarail.ca/
Economy Adult - same day booking
$45 - $100
Economy Adult - Advanced Booking
$45 - $80
Economy Escape Advanced Booking - Adult
$35 - $55
Train from Toronto Union Station to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $90
Website
http://www.viarail.ca/
Economy Adult - same day booking
$27 - $90
Economy Adult - Advanced Booking
$27 - $70
Economy Escape Advanced Booking - Adult
$24 - $40
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Dearborn to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $120
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$11 - $45
Child Coach - short notice
$27 - $40
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$23 - $75
Child Business Class - short notice
$25 - $75
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$30 - $70
Business Seat - advance purchase
$45 - $150
Business Seat - short notice
$50 - $140
Coach Seat - short notice
$30 - $120
Train from Chicago Union Station to Emeryville
Ave. Duration
2 days 4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$100 - $280
Child Coach - short notice
$130 - $260
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$130 - $420
Child Business Class - short notice
$140 - $410
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$190 - $600
Business Seat - advance purchase
$260 - $850
Business Seat - short notice
$270 - $900
Coach Seat - short notice
$250 - $650
Train from Buffalo Depew Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
10h 33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $180
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$22 - $75
Child Coach - short notice
$40 - $65
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$35 - $120
Child Business Class - short notice
$35 - $120
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$50 - $130
Business Seat - advance purchase
$70 - $230
Business Seat - short notice
$80 - $230
Coach Seat - short notice
$55 - $180
Train from Emeryville to Salinas
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $85
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$4 - $25
Child Coach - short notice
$16 - $26
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$14 - $50
Child Business Class - short notice
$16 - $50
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$20 - $35
Business Seat - advance purchase
$30 - $100
Business Seat - short notice
$35 - $85
Coach Seat - short notice
$14 - $85
Train from Chicago Union Station to El Paso
Ave. Duration
2 days 0h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$80 - $230
Child Coach - short notice
$110 - $210
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$110 - $350
Child Business Class - short notice
$110 - $340
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$160 - $460
Business Seat - advance purchase
$210 - $700
Business Seat - short notice
$220 - $750
Coach Seat - short notice
$200 - $550
Bus operators
Monterey Airbus
Phone
+1 831-373-7777
Website
montereyairbus.com
Shuttle from SFO - San Francisco Airport Domestic to Monterey - Calle Principal / Parking Garage
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
montereyairbus.com
Online Discount
$49 - $53
Standard Rate
$58
Shuttle from San Jose International Airport to Monterey - Calle Principal / Parking Garage
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
montereyairbus.com
Online Discount
$40 - $44
Standard Rate
$47
Parkbus
Phone
+1 800-928-7101
Email
info@parkbus.ca
Website
parkbus.ca
Bus from Toronto - 34 Asquith Avenue to Pinery Provincial Park
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$29 - $100
Schedules at
parkbus.ca
Adult Return
$59
Student / Senior Return
$53
Child Return
$30
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from San Jose to Salinas Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Bus from Emeryville to Salinas Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
customerservice@megabus.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $60
Website
https://ca.megabus.com/
Adult Standard
$21 - $60
Adult Advanced Booking
$7 - $45
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Columbus Bus Station to St Louis Bus Station
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Website
https://www.greyhound.com/
Bus from St Louis Bus Station to Las Vegas S Strip Transit Terminal
Ave. Duration
34h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $320
Website
https://www.greyhound.com/
Bus from Las Vegas S Strip Transit Terminal to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
https://www.greyhound.com/
Megabus
Flixbus USA
Phone
+1 (855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Los Angeles Union Station to Salinas Train Station
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $95
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Adult
$28 - $95
Bus from Toronto to Detroit Bus Station
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $80
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Adult
$22 - $80
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Night bus from Detroit, MI to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $160
Website
Indian Trails
Children 2-16
$24 - $35
College students
$30 - $45
Senior Citizens 62+
$35 - $50
Tufesa
Phone
+1 833 766 3553
Email
centelusa@hotmail.com
Website
tufesainternacional.com
Bus from El Paso Downtown to Tucson
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
tufesainternacional.com
Tufesa Mexico
Phone
+52 644 410 2444
Email
atencionaclientes@tufesa.com.mx
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Tucson to Gilroy
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Other operators
Taxi from Salinas Amtrak Station to Big Sur
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 831-424-1234
Website
yellowcab1234.com
Sal's Salinas Taxi Co
Phone
+1 831-422-7276

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