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There are 10 ways to get from Toronto to Washington Heights by plane, train, subway, shuttle, bus or car

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Fly Billy Bishop Toronto City to Newark, train, line 1 subway

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Newark (EWR)
  2. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the line 1 subway from 34 St-Penn Station to 181 St

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to New York, NY

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Fly Toronto to New York La Guardia, train, line 1 subway

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to New York La Guardia (LGA)
  2. Take the train from Woodside to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the line 1 subway from 34 St-Penn Station to 181 St

Fly Toronto to Newark, train, line 1 subway

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Newark (EWR)
  2. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the line 1 subway from 34 St-Penn Station to 181 St

Fly Toronto to New York JFK, subway

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to New York JFK (JFK)
  2. Take the subway from Howard Beach-JFK Airport to 181 St

Shuttle to Buffalo, fly to New York JFK

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto Airport to Buffalo Airport
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York JFK (JFK)

Shuttle to Buffalo, fly to New York La Guardia

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto Airport to Buffalo Airport
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York La Guardia (LGA)

Train

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Yonkers

Train via Amherst

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Buffalo
  2. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station

Drive

  1. Drive from Toronto to Washington Heights

Toronto to Washington Heights by bus

The bus journey time between Toronto and Washington Heights is around 11h 25m and covers a distance of around 496 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 11h 25m. Operated by OurBus, the Toronto to Washington Heights bus service departs from Toronto, ON and arrives in New York, NY. Typically two buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Bus route information

Average bus time:
11h 25m
Fastest bus time:
11h 25m
Bus distance:
496 miles
Buses per week:
2
Cheapest price:
$26
Carbon emissions:
99 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
08:10
Last bus departs at:
08:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Toronto to Washington Heights bus schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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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
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Considerations leaving from Canada

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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 Washington Heights is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Washington Heights is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Washington Heights 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.

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Last updated: 19 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Washington Heights is to bus which costs $30 - $45 and takes 11h 25m.

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The fastest way to get from Toronto to Washington Heights is to fly and train and line 1 subway. Taking this option will cost $110 - $310 and takes 4h 51m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Toronto, ON and arriving at New York, NY. Services depart twice a week, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 11h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Toronto station to Washington Heights. However, there are services departing from Toronto Union Station and arriving at Morris Heights via Yonkers. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 40m.

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The distance between Toronto and Washington Heights is 341 miles. The road distance is 475.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Washington Heights without a car is to bus which takes 11h 25m and costs $30 - $45.

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It takes approximately 4h 51m to get from Toronto to Washington Heights, including transfers.

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Toronto to Washington Heights bus services, operated by OurBus, depart from Toronto, ON station.

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

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The best way to get from Toronto to Washington Heights is to bus which takes 11h 25m and costs $30 - $45. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $150 - $390 and takes 13h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Washington Heights.
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  • Distance: 341.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h 51m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Washington Heights, New York County, NY, USA?

OurBus operates a bus from Toronto, ON to New York, NY twice a week. Tickets cost $26 - $35 and the journey takes 11h 25m. Alternatively, VIA Rail operates a train from Toronto Union Station to Yonkers once daily. Tickets cost $120 - $310 and the journey takes 12h 56m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $480
Flights from Toronto to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $370
Flights from Toronto to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $360
Flights from Toronto to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $390
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $390
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Newark via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $480
Flights from Toronto to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $360
Flights from Toronto to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $390
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-275-5555
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
njtransit.com
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from 34 St-Penn Station to 181 St
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
mta.info
Seniors 65+ and Disabled
$2
Standard Fare
$3
Subway from Howard Beach-JFK Airport to 181 St
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
mta.info
Seniors 65+ and Disabled
$2
Standard Fare
$3
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$6 - $9
Peak
$3 - $12
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto Union Station to Yonkers
Ave. Duration
12h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$85 - $110
Business
$140 - $210
Economy
$120 - $140
EconomyPlus
$220 - $310
Train from Toronto Union Station to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$26 - $40
Business
$75 - $85
Economy
$48 - $51
EconomyPlus
$60 - $90
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Depew Station to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
9h 48m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Premium
$240 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Niagara Airbus
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Email
pr@ourbus.com
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com

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The quickest flight from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Toronto to Washington Heights bus services, operated by OurBus, arrive at New York, NY station.

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Toronto to Washington Heights train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Yonkers station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Washington Heights is 475 miles. It takes approximately 8h 34m to drive from Toronto to Washington Heights.

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Porter Airlines offers flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport to Newark Airport.

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There are 1026+ hotels available in Washington Heights. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport is to car ferry which takes 2 min and costs $0 - $14.

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