There are 9 ways to get from Toronto to Washington by plane, 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 Toronto to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 10 min

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

$116 - $394

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto to Washington

$55 - $75

7 alternative options

Fly Toronto to Washington Dulles  •  4 h 45 min

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

$122 - $378

Fly Toronto Island to Washington Dulles  •  4 h 42 min

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

$110 - $410

Fly Toronto to Baltimore, train  •  5 h

  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 - $615

Bus to Buffalo, fly to Reagan Washington  •  5 h 18 min

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

$132 - $512

Bus to Buffalo, fly to Washington Dulles  •  5 h 43 min

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

$138 - $596

Train  •  16 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Toronto to New York VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express

$193 - $584

Drive  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Toronto to Washington 483 miles

$60 - $95

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

Air Canada, American Airlines and Delta fly from Toronto to Washington every 4 hours. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Toronto to Washington once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $75 and the journey takes 14 h 15 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 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
$190 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Washington Dulles via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 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
Flights from Buffalo to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Washington Dulles via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 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 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Toronto Island to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to New York
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$70 - $110
Economy
$120 - $170
Economy Plus
$180 - $250
Business
$180 - $260
Business Plus/Sleeper
$330 - $460
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto to Washington
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Megabus CA
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Toronto and Washington is 564 km. The road distance is 773 km.

The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Washington is to bus which costs $70 - $95 and takes 14 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Toronto to Washington is to fly which takes 4 h 10 min and costs $150 - $550.

No, there is no direct train from Toronto to Washington. However, there are services departing from Toronto and arriving at Washington Union Station Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 51 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Toronto and arriving at Washington. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Toronto to Washington, including transfers.