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There are 11 ways to get from Toronto to Germantown by plane, subway, bus, shuttle, train or car

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Fly Toronto to Reagan Washington, subway, line 100 bus  •  5h 19m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Reagan Washington (DCA) YYZ - DCA
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station
  3. Take the line 100 bus from Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East to Germantown Transit Center & Bay B

$181 - $623

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Train, bus  •  17h 7m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Buffalo
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Youngstown, OH
  3. Take the bus from Youngstown to Frederick
  4. Take the train from FREDERICK MARC eb to GERMANTOWN MARC eb

$112 - $196

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Fly Toronto to Washington Dulles, subway, line 100 bus  •  6h 5m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Washington Dulles (IAD) YYZ - IAD
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station
  3. Take the line 100 bus from Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East to Germantown Transit Center & Bay B

$189 - $531

Fly Billy Bishop Toronto City to Washington Dulles, subway, line 100 bus  •  5h 46m

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Washington Dulles (IAD) YTZ - IAD
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station
  3. Take the line 100 bus from Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East to Germantown Transit Center & Bay B

$145 - $222

Fly Toronto to Baltimore, bus  •  6h 21m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Baltimore (BWI) YYZ - BWI
  2. Take the bus from BWI SOUTHWEST AIRLINES eb to SHADY GROVE & station

$237 - $490

Shuttle to Buffalo, fly to Washington Dulles  •  8h 15m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto Airport to Buffalo Airport
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Washington Dulles (IAD) BUF - IAD

$259 - $411

Shuttle to Buffalo, fly to Baltimore, bus  •  8h 27m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto Airport to Buffalo Airport
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Baltimore (BWI) BUF - BWI
  3. Take the bus from BWI SOUTHWEST AIRLINES eb to SHADY GROVE & station

$277 - $460

Train  •  18h 1m

  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 Washington Union Station Acela / ...

$163 - $523

Bus  •  18h 16m

  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 New York City to Bethesda, MD

Train via Amherst  •  20h 13m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Buffalo
  2. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
  3. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Washington Union Station

$143 - $376

Drive  •  8h 48m

  1. Drive from Toronto to Germantown 454.8 miles

$60 - $90

Toronto to Germantown by train, walk and bus

The journey time between Toronto and Germantown is around 22h 35m and covers a distance of around 596 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 22h 35m. Operated by VIA Rail, NFTA, Barons Bus and others, the Toronto to Germantown service departs from Toronto Union Station and arrives in GERMANTOWN MARC eb. Typically four services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
22h 35m
Fastest journey time:
22h 35m
Journey distance:
596 miles
Services per week:
4
Cheapest price:
$112
Carbon emissions:
103 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 Germantown train, walk and bus schedules

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Germantown is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Germantown is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Germantown is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Yes, entry into Canada from United States is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Germantown is to drive which costs $75 - $110 and takes 8h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Germantown is to fly and subway and line 100 bus which costs $220 - $800 and takes 5h 19m.

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It is 330 miles from Toronto to Germantown. It is approximately 454.8 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Germantown without a car is to train and bus which takes 17h 7m and costs $140 - $250.

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It takes approximately 5h 19m to get from Toronto to Germantown, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Germantown is to train which takes 18h 1m and costs $200 - $700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18h 16m.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Germantown is 455 miles. It takes approximately 8h 48m to drive from Toronto to Germantown.

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Air Canada and American Airlines offer flights from Toronto Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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There are 54+ hotels available in Germantown. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Germantown.
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  • Distance: 330.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h 19m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Germantown, Montgomery County, MD, USA?

You can take a train from Toronto to Germantown via New York Penn Station, New York Moynihan Train Hall, Washington Union Station, UNION STATION station, SHADY GROVE station, and Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East in around 18h 1m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Toronto to Germantown via Niagara Falls, ON, Niagara Falls, New York City, Bethesda, MD, and Bethesda Station & Bay E in around 18h 16m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $500
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Toronto to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to SHADY GROVE station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto Union Station to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$24 - $40
Business
$70 - $80
Economy
$46 - $49
EconomyPlus
$55 - $85
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
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from FREDERICK MARC eb to GERMANTOWN MARC eb
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
More information at
Maryland Transit
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$140 - $200
First Class
$190 - $330
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 Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
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 New York Moynihan Train Hall to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Train from Buffalo Depew Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
9h 29m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Premium
$240 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Montgomery County MD Ride On
Website
montgomerycountymd.gov
Bus from Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East to Germantown Transit Center & Bay B
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
montgomerycountymd.gov
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from BWI SOUTHWEST AIRLINES eb to SHADY GROVE & station
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $5
More information at
Maryland Transit
Niagara Airbus
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 Youngstown to Frederick
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $45
Flexible
$55 - $80
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
Bus from New York City to Bethesda, MD
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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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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