There are 8 ways to get from Toronto to Washington by plane, bus, train 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 Toronto to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Reagan Washington (DCA) YYZ - DCA

$116 - $393

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto to Washington

$55 - $85

6 alternative options

Bus to Buffalo, fly to Reagan Washington  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Reagan Washington (DCA) BUF - DCA

$126 - $527

Fly Toronto to Washington Dulles  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Washington Dulles (IAD) YYZ - IAD

$122 - $377

Fly Billy Bishop Toronto City to Washington Dulles  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Washington Dulles (IAD) YTZ - IAD

$110 - $410

Bus to Buffalo, fly to Washington Dulles  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Washington Dulles (IAD) BUF - IAD

$132 - $611

Fly Toronto to Baltimore, train  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Baltimore (BWI) YYZ - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak

$179 - $614

Drive  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Toronto to Washington 483 miles

$60 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Washington is to drive which costs $80 - $130 and takes 9 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Washington is to fly which costs $150 - $550 and takes 4 h 8 min.

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The distance between Toronto and Washington is 564 km. The road distance is 772.8 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 8 min to get from Toronto to Washington, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Toronto and arriving at Washington. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 h 35 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Washington is 773 km. It takes approximately 9 h 18 min to drive from Toronto to Washington.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Washington.
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  • Distance: 352.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 8 min

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Washington, DC, USA?

Air Canada and American Airlines fly from Toronto to Washington every 4 hours. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Toronto to Washington twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 14 h 35 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Washington Dulles via Columbus
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Baltimore via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Washington Dulles via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Baltimore via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Bus operators
Megabus Canada
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Toronto to Washington
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Book at
megabus.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$14 - $21
Online Fare
$16 - $35
Standard Fare
$25 - $40
Refundable
$29 - $45

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