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There are 8 ways to get from Toronto to Kingston by plane, car ferry, car, bus, train, taxi or rideshare

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Fly Toronto to Saint John, car ferry, drive

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Saint John (YSJ)
  2. Take the car ferry from Saint John, NB to Digby
  3. Drive from Digby to Kingston

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Fly Toronto to Moncton, drive

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Moncton (YQM)
  2. Drive from Moncton to Kingston

Fly Toronto to Halifax, bus

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Halifax (YHZ)
  2. Take the bus from Dartmouth to Kentville, NS

Fly Billy Bishop Toronto City to Halifax, bus

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Halifax (YHZ)
  2. Take the bus from Dartmouth to Kentville, NS

Train, bus, taxi

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Montréal
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Halifax
  3. Take the bus from Halifax, NS to Wolfville / Acadia University
  4. Take a taxi from Wolfville / Acadia University to Kingston

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Toronto Union Station to Montreal
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Halifax
  3. Take the bus from Halifax, NS to Kentville, NS

Rideshare, train, bus, drive, car ferry

  1. Take the rideshare from Toronto to Montreal
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Campbellton
  3. Take the bus from Campbellton, NB to Moncton, NB
  4. Take the bus from Moncton, NB to Sussex, NB
  5. Drive from Sussex, NB to Saint John, NB
  6. Take the car ferry from Saint John, NB to Digby
  7. Drive from Digby to Kingston

Drive

  1. Drive from Toronto to Kingston
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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Kingston is to drive which costs $190 - $280 and takes 20h 32m.

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The fastest way to get from Toronto to Kingston is to fly and drive which takes 7h 6m and costs $220 - $900.

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The distance between Toronto and Kingston is 1156 km. The road distance is 1896.8 km.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Kingston without a car is to train and bus and taxi which takes 31h 14m and costs $430 - $1,000.

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It takes approximately 8h 29m to get from Toronto to Kingston, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Saint John Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 51m.

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Kingston is 1h ahead of Toronto. It is currently 1:33 AM in Toronto and 2:33 AM in Kingston.

Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Kingston is 1897 km. It takes approximately 20h 32m to drive from Toronto to Kingston.

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Flair Airlines and Air Canada offer flights from Toronto Airport to Saint John Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Kingston. Prices start at $112 CAD per night.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Kingston.
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  • Distance: 1156.3 km
  • Duration: 8h 29m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Kingston, NS, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Toronto to Kingston. However, you can take the train to UP Express Pearson Airport, take the walk to Toronto airport, fly to Saint John, take the drive to Saint John, NB, take the car ferry to Digby, then take the drive to Kingston. Alternatively, you can take the train to UP Express Pearson Airport, take the walk to Toronto airport, fly to Moncton, then take the drive to Kingston.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Saint John
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Saint John via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Moncton
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Moncton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Moncton via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $500
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Moncton
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Halifax via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flair Airlines
Website
flyflair.com
Flights from Toronto to Saint John
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Swoop
Website
flyswoop.com
Flights from Toronto to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Halifax
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto Union Station to Montréal
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$70 - $95
Business
$140 - $180
Economy
$100 - $120
EconomyPlus
$180 - $260
Train from Montréal to Halifax
Ave. Duration
21h 51m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$160 - $200
Business
$240 - $370
Economy
$210 - $260
EconomyPlus
$420 - $600
Train from Montréal to Campbellton
Ave. Duration
11h 38m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$95 - $120
Business
$160 - $230
Economy
$130 - $160
EconomyPlus
$240 - $340
Bus operators
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Dartmouth to Kentville, NS
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Halifax, NS to Wolfville / Acadia University
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Halifax, NS to Kentville, NS
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Campbellton, NB to Moncton, NB
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Book at
maritimebus.com
Bus from Moncton, NB to Sussex, NB
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Book at
maritimebus.com
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto Union Station to Montreal
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Book at
megabus.ca
Ferry operators
Northumberland Ferries
Phone
+1 877-762-7245
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Saint John, NB to Digby
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Schedules at
ferries.ca
Book at
ferries.ca
Adult Off-Peak
$39
Adult Peak (May 13 - October 13)
$49
Vehicle Off-Peak
$113
Vehicle Peak (May 13 - October 13)
$118
Other operators
Ridesharing.com
Website
ridesharing.com
Rideshare from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
ridesharing.com
Taxi from Wolfville / Acadia University to Kingston
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
A1 Taxi
Phone
+1 902 542 4414

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