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

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

Fly Toronto to Birmingham  •  7 h

  1. YYZ - BHM

$186 - $1,212

Cheapest option

Bus  •  22 h 17 min

$104 - $273

7 alternative options

Bus to Buffalo, fly to Birmingham  •  8 h 10 min

  1. BUF - BHM

$192 - $940

Fly Toronto to Atlanta, bus  •  7 h 57 min

  1. YYZ - ATL

$197 - $863

Train to Detroit, fly to Birmingham  •  9 h 2 min

  1. DTW - BHM

$256 - $1,232

Train, bus, night bus  •  21 h 16 min

$116 - $329

Bus, Megabus  •  32 h 30 min

$137 - $192

Train  •  37 h

  1. VIA Rail
  2. Crescent

$203 - $634

Drive  •  16 h 18 min

  1. 961.2 miles

$120 - $190

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Birmingham, AL, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Toronto to Birmingham hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Toronto to Birmingham via Detroit, Mi and Nashville, Tn in around 22 h 17 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from Toronto to Birmingham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from Buffalo to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Birmingham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Birmingham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Birmingham via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Birmingham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Birmingham via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto to Birmingham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Birmingham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Birmingham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Birmingham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Birmingham via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Detroit to Birmingham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Detroit to Birmingham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Detroit to Birmingham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Birmingham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Birmingham via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto to Birmingham via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,700
Flights from Buffalo to Birmingham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Flights from Toronto to Atlanta via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $2,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Birmingham via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Birmingham via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Birmingham via Orlando
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Detroit to Birmingham via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Birmingham via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Windsor
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
Train from Toronto to New York
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$70 - $110
Economy
$120 - $170
Economy Plus
$180 - $250
Business
$180 - $260
Business Plus/Sleeper
$330 - $460
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Birmingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto to Washington
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Washington to Atlanta GA
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Birmingham, AL
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Megabus CA
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
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Night bus from Nashville, Tn to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Toronto, On to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Toronto and Birmingham is 1297 km. The road distance is 1538 km.

The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Birmingham is to drive which costs $160 - $240 and takes 16 h 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Toronto to Birmingham is to fly which takes 7 h and costs $240 - $1,600.

No, there is no direct train from Toronto to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Toronto and arriving at Birmingham Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h.

No, there is no direct bus from Toronto to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Toronto, On and arriving at Birmingham, Al via Detroit, Mi and Nashville, Tn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 17 min.

It takes approximately 7 h to get from Toronto to Birmingham, including transfers.