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Fly from Toronto, line 354 bus  •  6h 1m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Boston (BOS) YYZ - BOS
  2. Take the line 354 bus from State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta to Cambridge St @ Bedford St

$179 - $422

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Train  •  18h 6m

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

$127 - $264

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Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City, line 354 bus  •  5h 36m

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Boston (BOS) YTZ - BOS
  2. Take the line 354 bus from State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta to Cambridge St @ Bedford St

$135 - $223

Shuttle to Buffalo, fly  •  8h 7m

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

$209 - $522

Bus  •  18h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Toronto Union Station to Niagara Falls, ON
  2. Take the bus from Niagara Falls to New York City
  3. Take the bus from Manhattan, NY-West 30th St to Cambridge, MA

Train via New York  •  19h 40m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to New York Penn Station VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Boston South Station Acela / ...

$170 - $480

Drive  •  9h 34m

  1. Drive from Toronto to Burlington 555.2 miles

$70 - $110

Toronto to Burlington by train, walk and bus

The journey time between Toronto and Burlington is around 29h 12m and covers a distance of around 799 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 24h 48m. Operated by VIA Rail, Amtrak Acela Express, Amtrak Northeast Regional and others, the Toronto to Burlington service departs from Toronto Union Station and arrives in Cambridge St @ Bedford St. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
29h 12m
Fastest journey time:
24h 48m
Journey distance:
799 miles
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
$170
Carbon emissions:
69 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:20
Last service departs at:
08:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Toronto to Burlington train, walk and bus schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Burlington is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 9h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Burlington is to fly and line 354 bus which costs $160 - $280 and takes 5h 36m.

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The distance between Toronto and Burlington is 423 miles. The road distance is 555.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Burlington without a car is to train which takes 18h 6m and costs $150 - $330.

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It takes approximately 6h 1m to get from Toronto to Burlington, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Burlington is to train which takes 18h 6m and costs $150 - $330. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18h 41m.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 37m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Burlington is 555 miles. It takes approximately 9h 34m to drive from Toronto to Burlington.

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Delta, WestJet, United Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Toronto Airport to Boston Airport.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Burlington.
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  • Distance: 423.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 1m

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

You can take a train from Toronto to Burlington via Utica, Utica Amtrak Station, Boston South Station, South Station, Alewife, and Alewife in around 18h 6m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Toronto to Burlington via Niagara Falls, ON, Niagara Falls, New York City, Manhattan, NY-West 30th St, Cambridge, MA, and Alewife in around 18h 41m.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Toronto to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $350
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Toronto to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $280
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $280
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$190 - $2,300
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $370
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto Union Station to Utica
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $190
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$50 - $70
Business
$100 - $140
Economy
$80 - $95
EconomyPlus
$130 - $190
Train from Toronto Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$85 - $110
Business
$140 - $210
Economy
$120 - $150
EconomyPlus
$220 - $320
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Premium
$220 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$80 - $120
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach
$45 - $160
Business Class
$85 - $200
First Class
$200 - $300
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach
$45 - $160
Business Class
$85 - $200
First Class
$200 - $300
Bus operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Bus from State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta to Cambridge St @ Bedford St
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
MBTA
Niagara Airbus
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto Union Station to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Book at
megabus.ca
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Niagara Falls to New York City
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Manhattan, NY-West 30th St to Cambridge, MA
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
gobuses.com

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