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There are 9 ways to get from Toronto to Ontario by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino  •  9h 43m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) YYZ - ONT

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Fly Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ontario/San Bernardino  •  11h

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) YTZ - ONT

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Fly Toronto to Los Angeles, train  •  10h 25m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Los Angeles (LAX) YYZ - LAX
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles to Ontario Amtrak

Train to Watford Rail Station, fly to Ontario/San Bernardino  •  11h 32m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to London
  2. Fly from Watford Rail Station (XWA) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) XWA - ONT

Fly Toronto to Burbank, train  •  12h 46m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Burbank (BUR) YYZ - BUR
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles to Ontario Amtrak

Train via Detroit  •  2 days 6h

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Windsor
  2. Take the train from Detroit to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to San Bernardino

Train, bus  •  2 days 20h

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Buffalo
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Columbus, OH
  3. Take the bus from Columbus to El Monte

Train  •  3 days 9h

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Buffalo
  2. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Ontario Amtrak

Drive  •  39h 9m

  1. Drive from Toronto to Ontario 2497.6 miles

Toronto to Ontario by train, car and bus

The journey time between Toronto and Ontario is around 2 days 15h and covers a distance of around 2708 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 12h 6m. The fastest journey normally takes 2 days 14h. Operated by VIA Rail, Amtrak, Metrolink Trains and others, the Toronto to Ontario service departs from Toronto Union Station and arrives in Mountain @ 4th Sb Fs. Typically four services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2 days 3h
Layover time:
12h 6m
Total time:
2 days 15h

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2 days 14h
Journey distance:
2708 miles
Services per week:
4
Cheapest price:
$297
Carbon emissions:
228 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
19:45
Last service departs at:
19:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Toronto to Ontario train, car and bus schedules

Canada → United States
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International entry into United States from Canada

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Allowed for: All visitors arriving by air. Canada and Mexico land borders are closed to non-essential travel

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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

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Considerations leaving from Canada

The official advice is to delay international travel until fully vaccinated

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering United States from 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

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

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

The social distance requirement in Ontario 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.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 14 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Ontario is to fly and train which costs $260 - $700 and takes 10h 25m.

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The fastest way to get from Toronto to Ontario is to fly. Taking this option will cost $470 - $800 and takes 9h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from Toronto station to Ontario. However, there are services departing from Toronto Union Station and arriving at Ontario Amtrak via Buffalo Depew Station and Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 9h.

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The distance between Toronto and Ontario is 2154 miles. The road distance is 2497.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Ontario without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 days 20h and costs $390 - $650.

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It takes approximately 9h 43m to get from Toronto to Ontario, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Toronto to Ontario is to fly which takes 9h 43m and costs $470 - $800. Alternatively, you can train via Detroit, which costs $380 - $650 and takes 2 days 6h.

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There is no direct flight from Toronto Airport to Ontario/San Bernardino Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 28m and has one stopover.

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Ontario is 3h behind Toronto. It is currently 6:38 PM in Toronto and 3:38 PM in Ontario.

Map of how to get from Toronto to Ontario.
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  • Distance: 2153.9 miles
  • Duration: 9h 43m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Ontario, CA, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and six other airlines fly from Toronto to Ontario hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Toronto to Ontario via Windsor, Detroit, Chicago Union Station, San Bernardino, San Bernardino Depot station, Montclair station, and Montclair Transit Center in around 2 days 6h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via Houston
Ave. Duration
10h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via Kansas City, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 23m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via Detroit, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via Pittsburgh, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $200
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Newark
Ave. Duration
8h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Watford Rail Station to Ontario/San Bernardino via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Watford Rail Station to Ontario/San Bernardino via Denver, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
10h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ontario/San Bernardino via Newark, Denver
Ave. Duration
10h 3m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
10h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Pittsburgh, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Detroit, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Indianapolis, Denver
Ave. Duration
10h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Watford Rail Station to Ontario/San Bernardino via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Watford Rail Station to Ontario/San Bernardino via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $420
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ontario/San Bernardino via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ontario/San Bernardino via Chicago Midway, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ontario/San Bernardino via Chicago Midway, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ontario/San Bernardino via Washington Dulles, Denver
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ontario/San Bernardino via Boston, Denver
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ontario/San Bernardino via Washington Dulles, Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ontario/San Bernardino via Chicago Midway, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ontario/San Bernardino via Chicago Midway, Dallas
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ontario/San Bernardino via Chicago Midway, Denver
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $650
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,400
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $480
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $480
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $550
Flights from Watford Rail Station to Ontario/San Bernardino via Minneapolis, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $400
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ontario/San Bernardino via Newark, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
11h 23m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 58m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ontario/San Bernardino via Newark, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
12h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ontario/San Bernardino via Montreal, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
11h 31m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9h 9m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via Kansas City, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 23m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via Detroit, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $200
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Detroit, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Indianapolis, Denver
Ave. Duration
10h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,400
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $550
Train operators
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 Los Angeles to Ontario Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$29 - $45
Train from Detroit to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Train from Chicago Union Station to San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
40h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$190 - $280
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Premium
$500 - $700
Flexi Coach Seat
$410 - $600
Business Seat
$440 - $650
Train from Buffalo Depew Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Premium
$250 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Seat
$120 - $180
Train from Chicago Union Station to Ontario Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 days 16h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$230 - $330
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$230 - $330
Premium
$550 - $850
Flexi Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Business Seat
$550 - $800
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
$25 - $40
Business
$70 - $85
Economy
$46 - $49
EconomyPlus
$60 - $85
Train from Toronto Union Station to Windsor
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$40 - $55
Business
$90 - $110
Economy
$65 - $75
EconomyPlus
$100 - $140
Train from Toronto Union Station to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$24 - $35
Business
$70 - $80
Economy
$45 - $48
EconomyPlus
$55 - $85
Bus operators
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 Columbus to El Monte
Ave. Duration
2 days 3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$220 - $300
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$220 - $300
Flexible
$310 - $440

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Toronto to Ontario train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Ontario Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Ontario is 2498 miles. It takes approximately 39h 9m to drive from Toronto to Ontario.

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JetBlue Airways, Air Canada, Delta and two other airlines offer flights from Toronto Airport to Ontario/San Bernardino Airport.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Toronto Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs $2 - $13.

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