Need a hotel room in Johnson City?

Book now

There are 6 ways to get from Toronto to Johnson City by plane, shuttle, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Toronto  •  7h 32m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Tri-Cities Regional (TRI) YYZ - TRI

$327 - $593

Cheapest option

Bus  •  28h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Toronto Union Station to Niagara Falls, ON - Casino Niagara
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Cincinnati, OH
  3. Take the bus from Cincinnati to Nashville
  4. Take the bus from Nashville to Johnson City

$126 - $230

4 alternative options

Shuttle to Buffalo, fly  •  9h 27m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto Airport to Buffalo Airport
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Tri-Cities Regional (TRI) BUF - TRI

$447 - $763

Train, bus  •  27h 15m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Niagara Falls Station
  2. Take the bus from Niagara Falls to New York City
  3. Take the bus from New York - 19 Allen Street to Johnson City - 5013 Bobby Hicks Hwy

Train, bus via Roanoke  •  28h 10m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Roanoke
  3. Take the bus from Roanoke to Johnson City

$237 - $547

Drive  •  12h 21m

  1. Drive from Toronto to Johnson City 718.6 miles

$95 - $140

Toronto to Johnson City by train and bus

The journey time between Toronto and Johnson City is around 2 days 8h and covers a distance of around 1177 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2 days 8h. Operated by VIA Rail, Amtrak Northeast Regional and Greyhound USA, the Toronto to Johnson City service departs from Toronto Union Station and arrives in Johnson City. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2 days 8h
Fastest journey time:
2 days 8h
Journey distance:
1177 miles
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
$237
Carbon emissions:
119 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 Johnson City train and bus schedules

Canada → United States
Partially open

Travel safe during COVID-19

International entry into United States from Canada

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Canada
Show more details
Allowed for: All visitors arriving by air. United States land borders are closed to non-essential travel

Restricted for: Foreign nationals that have visited EU Schengen Area, Brazil, China, India, Iran, Ireland, South Africa and United Kingdom in the past 14 days. Mexico and Canada land borders are closed to non-essential travel

Show less

Conditions of entry into United States from Canada

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 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
  • 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
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in United States

2m

Recommended

Recommended

Considerations leaving from Canada

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering United States from Canada.

Explore options for future travel

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

Explore travel options

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

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Johnson City is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Johnson City 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.

Explore options for future travel.

Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Centers for Disease control and prevention (CDC).

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Toronto to Johnson City is to drive, which costs $120 - $180 and takes 12h 21m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Toronto to Johnson City is to fly which costs $410 - $750 and takes 7h 32m.

More details

The distance between Toronto and Johnson City is 534 miles. The road distance is 718.6 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Toronto to Johnson City without a car is to train and bus which takes 27h 15m and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 7h 32m to get from Toronto to Johnson City, including transfers.

More details

The best way to get from Toronto to Johnson City is to fly which takes 7h 32m and costs $410 - $750. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $150 - $290 and takes 28h 25m.

Mode details

There is no direct flight from Toronto Airport to Tri-Cities Regional Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 17m and has one stopover.

Search flights

Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Johnson City is 719 miles. It takes approximately 12h 21m to drive from Toronto to Johnson City.

Get driving directions

Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Toronto Airport to Tri-Cities Regional Airport.

Search flights

There are 33+ hotels available in Johnson City. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Toronto to Johnson City.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 533.9 miles
  • Duration: 7h 32m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Johnson City, TN, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Toronto to Johnson City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Toronto to Johnson City via Niagara Falls, ON - Casino Niagara, Niagara Gorge Discovery Center, Aquarium of Niagara, 3rd St, Buffalo, NY, Cincinnati, and Nashville in around 28h 25m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Tri-Cities Regional via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Tri-Cities Regional via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Tri-Cities Regional via New York JFK, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Tri-Cities Regional via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Tri-Cities Regional via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Tri-Cities Regional via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Buffalo to Tri-Cities Regional via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Tri-Cities Regional via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 26m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $550
Flights from Toronto to Tri-Cities Regional via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 31m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Tri-Cities Regional via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 51m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $600
Flights from Buffalo to Tri-Cities Regional via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $600
Flights from Buffalo to Tri-Cities Regional via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to Tri-Cities Regional via Boston, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to Tri-Cities Regional via New York La Guardia, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $700
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto Union Station to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$20 - $35
Business
$69 - $73
Economy
$41 - $43
EconomyPlus
$45 - $70
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Roanoke
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $200
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$90 - $200
Business Class Seat
$150 - $270
Bus operators
Niagara Airbus
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Niagara Falls to New York City
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
NYTN Bus
Phone
+1 615-939-8887
Email
tennesseetravel@gotobus.com
Website
nytnbus.com
Bus from New York - 19 Allen Street to Johnson City - 5013 Bobby Hicks Hwy
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
nytnbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Roanoke to Johnson City
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Cincinnati to Nashville
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $85
Bus from Nashville to Johnson City
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $85
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 - Casino Niagara
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Book at
megabus.ca

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The best way to get from Toronto to Toronto Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs $5 - $13.

More details