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There are 10 ways to get from Toronto to Gulf Shores by plane, taxi, bus, car or train

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Recommended option

Fly Toronto to Pensacola, taxi

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Pensacola (PNS)
  2. Take a taxi from Pensacola to Gulf Shores

Cheapest option

Fly Toronto to Mobile, drive

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Mobile (MOB)
  2. Drive from Mobile to Gulf Shores

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Bus to Buffalo, fly to Pensacola, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo Airport
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Pensacola (PNS)
  3. Take a taxi from Pensacola to Gulf Shores

Fly Toronto to Valparaiso, drive

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Valparaiso (VPS)
  2. Drive from Valparaiso to Gulf Shores

Fly Toronto to Gulfport/Biloxi, bus, taxi

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Gulfport/Biloxi (GPT)
  2. Take the bus from Biloxi to Mobile
  3. Take a taxi from Mobile to Gulf Shores

Bus, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Windsor, ON
  2. Take the bus from Detroit to Atlanta
  3. Take the bus from Atlanta to Mobile
  4. Take a taxi from Mobile to Gulf Shores

Bus, taxi via Mobile

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Windsor, ON
  2. Take the bus from Detroit to Atlanta
  3. Take the bus from Atlanta - Marta Civic Center Station to Mobile, AL
  4. Take a taxi from Mobile, AL to Gulf Shores

Train, bus, taxi via Chicago

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to London
  2. Take the train from London to Sarnia
  3. Take the train from Port Huron Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  4. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  5. Take the bus from New Orleans to Mobile, AL
  6. Take a taxi from Mobile, AL to Gulf Shores

Train, bus, taxi

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station to Birmingham
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham to Mobile
  4. Take a taxi from Mobile to Gulf Shores

Drive

  1. Drive from Toronto to Gulf Shores
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International entry into United States from Canada

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Conditions of entry into United States from Canada

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days prior to boarding for air passengers 2 years of age or older
  • Unvaccinated travellers are recommended to quarantine for a minimum of 7 days; take a COVID-19 test 3 days after arriving. If test is positive arrivals need to self-isolate until fully recovered
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  • Unvaccinated travellers are recommended to quarantine for a minimum of 7 days; take a COVID-19 test 3 days after arriving. If test is positive arrivals need to self-isolate until fully recovered
  • Vaccinated travellers are recommended to get tested with a viral test 3-5 days after travel; self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms; isolate and get tested if symptoms develop
  • 5-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
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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 Gulf Shores is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Gulf Shores is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Gulf Shores is 2 metres.

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

No, but conditions apply when returning to Canada from United States.

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Last updated: 17 May 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Gulf Shores is to drive which costs $200 - $310 and takes 20h 52m.

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The fastest way to get from Toronto to Gulf Shores is to fly and taxi. Taking this option will cost $480 - $1,100 and takes 7h 57m.

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The distance between Toronto and Gulf Shores is 1037 miles. The road distance is 1230.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Gulf Shores without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 32h 20m and costs $360 - $550.

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It takes approximately 7h 57m to get from Toronto to Gulf Shores, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Toronto Airport to Pensacola Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 3m and has one stopover.

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Gulf Shores is 1h behind Toronto. It is currently 2:09 AM in Toronto and 1:09 AM in Gulf Shores.

Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Gulf Shores is 1231 miles. It takes approximately 20h 52m to drive from Toronto to Gulf Shores.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Toronto Airport to Pensacola Airport.

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There are 1172+ hotels available in Gulf Shores. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Gulf Shores.
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  • Distance: 1036.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 57m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Gulf Shores, AL, USA?

There is no direct connection from Toronto to Gulf Shores. However, you can take the train to UP Express Pearson Airport, take the walk to Toronto airport, fly to Pensacola, then take the taxi to Gulf Shores. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Buffalo Airport, take the walk to Buffalo airport, fly to Pensacola, then take the taxi to Gulf Shores.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Pensacola via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Pensacola via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Pensacola via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 58m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Pensacola via Miami
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Pensacola via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 54m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Pensacola via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
8h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Pensacola via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Pensacola via Boston
Ave. Duration
7h 46m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Pensacola via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Buffalo to Pensacola via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 54m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to Pensacola via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Pensacola via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to Pensacola via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
8h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Mobile via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Mobile via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Mobile via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Valparaiso via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Valparaiso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Valparaiso via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Valparaiso via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9h 22m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Valparaiso via New York La Guardia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 9m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Gulfport/Biloxi via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Gulfport/Biloxi via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Gulfport/Biloxi via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Gulfport/Biloxi via Boston, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 11m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Pensacola via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Toronto to Pensacola via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Pensacola via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to Pensacola via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Flights from Toronto to Mobile via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Mobile via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Mobile via New York La Guardia, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Toronto to Valparaiso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Toronto to Valparaiso via New York La Guardia, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Gulfport/Biloxi via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Gulfport/Biloxi via New York La Guardia, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Toronto to Gulfport/Biloxi via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 37m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Pensacola via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to Pensacola via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Mobile via Houston
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Gulfport/Biloxi via Houston
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Toronto to Pensacola via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 58m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to Pensacola via Orlando
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Pensacola via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto Union Station to London
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$24 - $40
Business
$70 - $80
Economy
$46 - $49
EconomyPlus
$60 - $85
Train from London to Sarnia
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$16 - $27
Business
$63 - $65
Economy
$36 - $37
EconomyPlus
$35 - $55
Train from Toronto Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$85 - $110
Business
$140 - $200
Economy
$120 - $140
EconomyPlus
$220 - $310
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Port Huron Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Premium
$220 - $310
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Seat
$85 - $120
Train from Chicago Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
19h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Seat
$200 - $290
Train from NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $320
Bus operators
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
customerservice@megabus.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Book at
megabus.ca
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 Biloxi to Mobile
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Detroit to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $110
Flexible
$110 - $170
Bus from Atlanta to Mobile
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $100
Bus from Birmingham to Mobile
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $45
Flexible
$55 - $80
Rider Express
Phone
1-833-583-3636
Email
contact@riderexpress.ca
Website
riderexpress.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Windsor, ON
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
riderexpress.ca
Book at
riderexpress.betterez.com
Adult
$35 - $55
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Email
inquiries@megabus.com
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta - Marta Civic Center Station to Mobile, AL
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from New Orleans to Mobile, AL
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Book at
megabus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Pensacola to Gulf Shores
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Choice Taxi
Phone
+1 850-529-1806
Website
mychoicetaxi.com
Able Shuttle and Taxi
Phone
+1 850-607-0209

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