There are 4 ways to get from Toronto to Elmira by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, On to Buffalo, Ny 207 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Olean, NY
  3. Take the bus from Olean, NY to Elmira, NY

$61 - $124

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Train, bus  •  11 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Syracuse
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Binghamton, Ny 207 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton, NY to Elmira, NY

$75 - $195

Drive  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Toronto to Elmira 251.5 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Elmira/Corning (ELM) YYZ - ELM

$154 - $1,050

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No, there is no direct bus from Toronto to Elmira. However, there are services departing from Toronto, On and arriving at Elmira, NY via Buffalo, NY and Olean, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 54 min.

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The distance between Toronto and Elmira is 273 km. The road distance is 402.3 km.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Elmira without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 54 min to get from Toronto to Elmira, including transfers.

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Toronto to Elmira bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Toronto, On station.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Elmira is to bus which takes 10 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 6 h 20 min.

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There is no direct flight from Toronto Airport to Elmira/Corning Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Toronto to Elmira bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at Elmira, NY station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Elmira is 402 km. It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to drive from Toronto to Elmira.

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United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Toronto Airport to Elmira/Corning Airport.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Elmira.
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  • Distance: 170.4 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 54 min

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Elmira, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Toronto to Elmira via Buffalo, Ny, Buffalo, NY, Olean, NY, and Olean, NY in around 10 h 54 min. Alternatively, Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Toronto to Elmira hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Elmira/Corning via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Elmira/Corning via Covington, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Elmira/Corning via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Elmira/Corning via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $65
Economy
$70 - $95
Economy Plus
$100 - $140
Business
$100 - $140
Business Plus/Sleeper
$180 - $250
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 Toronto, On to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $30
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
$15 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$15 - $22
Online Fare
$18 - $35
Standard Fare
$27 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $45
Megabus Canada
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Olean, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Olean, NY to Elmira, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Elmira, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Olean, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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There are 24+ hotels available in Elmira. Prices start at $59 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 .

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