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There are 3 ways to get from Toronto to Kingston Station by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2h 28m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Kingston VIA Rail

$65 - $140

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Kingston, ON Toronto

$37 - $56

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2h 57m

  1. Drive from Toronto to Kingston Station 257.4 km

$26 - $40

Toronto to Kingston Station by train

The train journey time between Toronto and Kingston Station is around 2h 23m and covers a distance of around 253 km. The fastest train normally takes 2h 9m. Operated by VIA Rail, the Toronto to Kingston Station train service departs from Toronto Union Station and arrives in Kingston. Typically 36 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
2h 23m
Fastest train time:
2h 9m
Trains per week:
36
Cheapest price:
$65
Carbon emissions:
13 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
10:32
Last train departs at:
17:02

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Toronto to Kingston Station train schedules

Toronto → Kingston Station
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Rules to follow in Canada

2m

Recommended

Travel within Canada

Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
Regional restriction measures in place

COVID-19 help in Canada

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1-833-784-4397

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within Canada.

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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
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kingston Station is 1-833-784-4397.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Kingston Station is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Kingston Station is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1-833-784-4397.

Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Government of Canada.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Kingston Station is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 2h 57m.

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The fastest way to get from Toronto to Kingston Station is to train. Taking this option will cost $65 - $140 and takes 2h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Toronto to Kingston Station. However, there are services departing from Toronto, ON and arriving at Old Mill Road via Bus Terminal Transfer Point Platform 3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 29m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Toronto Union Station station and arriving at Kingston. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 28m.

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The distance between Toronto and Kingston Station is 238 km. The road distance is 257.4 km.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Kingston Station without a car is to train which takes 2h 28m and costs $65 - $140.

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The train from Toronto Union Station to Kingston takes 2h 28m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Toronto to Kingston Station bus services, operated by Megabus Canada, depart from Toronto, ON station.

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Toronto to Kingston Station train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Toronto Union Station.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Kingston Station is to train which takes 2h 28m and costs $65 - $140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $60 and takes 3h 29m.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Kingston Station.
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  • Distance: 237.6 km
  • Duration: 2h 28m

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

VIA Rail operates a train from Toronto Union Station to Kingston hourly. Tickets cost $65 - $140 and the journey takes 2h 28m. Alternatively, Megabus Canada operates a bus from Toronto, ON to Kingston, ON 4 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 2h 55m.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto Union Station to Kingston
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$35 - $55
Business
$100 - $120
Economy
$68 - $74
EconomyPlus
$95 - $140
Bus operators
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Kingston, ON
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
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megabus.ca

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Toronto to Kingston Station bus services, operated by Megabus Canada, arrive at Kingston, ON station.

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Toronto to Kingston Station train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Kingston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Kingston Station is 257 km. It takes approximately 2h 57m to drive from Toronto to Kingston Station.

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