There are 7 ways to get from Toronto to Boston by plane, shuttle, bus, train or car

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Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City  •  3h 53m

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Boston (BOS) YTZ - BOS

$102 - $327

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Bus  •  15h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY Toronto / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Boston South Buses 255 / ...

$63 - $103

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Fly from Toronto  •  4h 17m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Boston (BOS) YYZ - BOS

$106 - $306

Shuttle to Buffalo, fly  •  6h 18m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto Airport to Buffalo Airport
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Boston (BOS) BUF - BOS

$151 - $356

Train  •  16h 29m

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Utica VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Utica Amtrak Station to Boston South Station Lake Shore Limited

$113 - $197

Bus, train  •  16h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Albany, NY
  3. Take the bus from Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY to Union Station, Worcester, MA
  4. Take the train from Worcester to Boston / South Station Trains

$88 - $143

Drive  •  9h 33m

  1. Drive from Toronto to Boston 553.1 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Boston is to drive which costs $95 - $150 and takes 9h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Boston is to fly which costs $130 - $450 and takes 3h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Toronto to Boston. However, there are services departing from Toronto, ON and arriving at Boston South Buses via Buffalo, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Toronto to Boston station. However, there are services departing from Toronto and arriving at Boston South Station via Utica Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 29m.

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The distance between Toronto and Boston is 432 miles. The road distance is 553.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Boston without a car is to bus which takes 15h 25m and costs $85 - $140.

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It takes approximately 3h 53m to get from Toronto to Boston, including transfers.

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Toronto to Boston bus services, operated by Megabus Canada, depart from Toronto, ON station.

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Toronto to Boston train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Toronto station.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Boston is to fly which takes 3h 53m and costs $130 - $450. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $85 - $140 and takes 15h 25m, you could also train, which costs $150 - $270 and takes 16h 29m.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Boston.
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  • Distance: 432.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 53m

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

Porter Airlines and Air Canada fly from Toronto to Boston every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Toronto to Boston via Buffalo, NY and Buffalo, Ny in around 15h 25m.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Toronto to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $320
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Toronto to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Toronto to Boston via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $240
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $230
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Toronto to Boston via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $240
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Utica
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$70 - $100
EconomyPlus
$95 - $140
Business
$120 - $170
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 Utica Amtrak Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Premium
$220 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$80 - $120
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Worcester to Boston / South Station Trains
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
MBTA
Bus operators
Niagara Airbus
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
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Book at
megabus.ca
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street to Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
Greyhound.ca
International
$35 - $50
Online Fare
$13 - $19
Advanced Purchase
$19 - $27
Standard Fare
$24 - $28
Refundable
$32 - $35
Bus from Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
Greyhound.ca
International
$45 - $65
Online Fare
$24 - $35
Advanced Purchase
$30 - $45
Standard Fare
$41 - $46
Refundable
$50 - $54
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
3h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $26
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Boston South Buses
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $24
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Book at
megabus.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY to Union Station, Worcester, MA
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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The quickest flight from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Toronto to Boston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Boston South Buses station.

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Toronto to Boston train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Boston South Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Boston is 553 miles. It takes approximately 9h 33m to drive from Toronto to Boston.

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Air Canada and Porter Airlines offer flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport to Boston Airport.

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There are 505+ hotels available in Boston. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport is to car ferry which takes 2 min and costs $0 - $14.

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