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Fly Toronto to Norfolk, bus  •  8h 12m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Norfolk (ORF) YYZ - ORF
  2. Take the bus from Hampton to Williamsburg

$104 - $491

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Fly Toronto to Richmond, train  •  9h 30m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Richmond (RIC) YYZ - RIC
  2. Take the train from Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station to Williamsburg Amtrak Station

$87 - $466

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Fly Toronto to Reagan Washington, train  •  8h 21m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Reagan Washington (DCA) YYZ - DCA
  2. Take the train from Alexandria to Williamsburg Amtrak Station

$226 - $553

Fly Toronto to Washington Dulles, train  •  9h 36m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Washington Dulles (IAD) YYZ - IAD
  2. Take the train from Alexandria to Williamsburg Amtrak Station

$234 - $832

Fly Toronto to Baltimore, train  •  9h 36m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Baltimore (BWI) YYZ - BWI
  2. Take the train from Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Williamsburg Amtrak Station

$161 - $655

Fly Billy Bishop Toronto City to Washington Dulles, train  •  9h 17m

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Washington Dulles (IAD) YTZ - IAD
  2. Take the train from Alexandria to Williamsburg Amtrak Station

$180 - $293

Bus  •  21h 15m

  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 36th St & 11th Ave to Washington Union
  4. Take the bus from Washington to Williamsburg

Train  •  21h 25m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Williamsburg Amtrak Station

$208 - $552

Train, bus  •  24h 18m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Rochester
  2. Take the bus from Rochester to Scranton
  3. Take the bus from Scranton, PA to Philadelphia, PA 201 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Philadelphia to Williamsburg

$142 - $278

Drive  •  11h 45m

  1. Drive from Toronto to Colonial Williamsburg 627.3 miles

$80 - $120

Toronto to Colonial Williamsburg by train

The train journey time between Toronto and Colonial Williamsburg is around 26h 35m and covers a distance of around 940 miles. The fastest train normally takes 26h 16m. Operated by VIA Rail, Amtrak and Amtrak Northeast Regional, the Toronto to Colonial Williamsburg train service departs from Toronto Union Station and arrives in Williamsburg Amtrak Station. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
26h 35m
Fastest train time:
26h 16m
Train distance:
940 miles
Trains per week:
6
Cheapest price:
$233
Carbon emissions:
79 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:20
Last train departs at:
08:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Toronto to Colonial Williamsburg train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Colonial Williamsburg is to drive which costs $100 - $160 and takes 11h 45m.

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The fastest way to get from Toronto to Colonial Williamsburg is to fly and bus which takes 8h 12m and costs $130 - $650.

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No, there is no direct train from Toronto station to Colonial Williamsburg station. However, there are services departing from Toronto Union Station and arriving at Williamsburg Amtrak Station via New York Moynihan Train Hall and Washington Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 25m.

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The distance between Toronto and Colonial Williamsburg is 466 miles. The road distance is 627.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Colonial Williamsburg without a car is to train which takes 21h 25m and costs $260 - $700.

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It takes approximately 8h 12m to get from Toronto to Colonial Williamsburg, including transfers.

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Toronto to Colonial Williamsburg train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Toronto Union Station.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Colonial Williamsburg is to bus which takes 21h 15m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs $260 - $700 and takes 21h 25m.

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There is no direct flight from Toronto Airport to Norfolk Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 45m and has one stopover.

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Toronto to Colonial Williamsburg train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Williamsburg Amtrak Station.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Colonial Williamsburg.
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  • Distance: 466.2 miles
  • Duration: 8h 12m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Colonial Williamsburg, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Toronto to Colonial Williamsburg via Niagara Falls, ON, Niagara Falls, New York City, 36th St & 11th Ave, Washington Union, and Washington in around 21h 15m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Toronto to Colonial Williamsburg via New York Penn Station, New York Moynihan Train Hall, and Washington Union Station in around 21h 25m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Toronto to Norfolk via Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Toronto to Norfolk via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Norfolk via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Toronto to Richmond via Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Toronto to Richmond via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Richmond via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Toronto to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $350
Flights from Toronto to Reagan Washington via Newark
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $350
Flights from Toronto to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Toronto to Norfolk via Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Toronto to Norfolk via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Richmond via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $350
Flights from Toronto to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Norfolk via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $410
Flights from Toronto to Norfolk via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Toronto to Norfolk via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Toronto to Norfolk via Boston
Ave. Duration
8h 22m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Flights from Toronto to Richmond via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Toronto to Richmond via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Flights from Toronto to Richmond via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $380
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Norfolk via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Toronto to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Toronto to Norfolk via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Richmond via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Toronto to Richmond via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Toronto to Richmond via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Toronto to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $750
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Train operators
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 Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station to Williamsburg Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$60 - $110
Train from Alexandria to Williamsburg Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$50 - $110
Business Class Seat
$80 - $150
Train from Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
Train from Washington Union Station to Williamsburg Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$50 - $110
Business Class Seat
$85 - $160
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
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 Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
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 - $140
EconomyPlus
$220 - $320
Train from Toronto Union Station to Rochester
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$30 - $50
Business
$85 - $100
Economy
$58 - $63
EconomyPlus
$85 - $120
Bus operators
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 Hampton to Williamsburg
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $16
Flexible
$27 - $40
Bus from Washington to Williamsburg
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $65
Bus from Rochester to Scranton
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
Bus from Scranton to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $30
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Philadelphia to Williamsburg
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $90
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
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from 36th St & 11th Ave to Washington Union
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
boltbus.com
Martz Trailways
Phone
+1 570 821-3800
Website
martzbus.com
Bus from Scranton, PA to Philadelphia, PA
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martzbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Colonial Williamsburg is 627 miles. It takes approximately 11h 45m to drive from Toronto to Colonial Williamsburg.

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

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There are 106+ hotels available in Colonial Williamsburg. Prices start at $100 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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