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

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Fly Billy Bishop Toronto City to Boston, train

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Boston (BOS)
  2. Take the train from Back Bay to Worcester

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to New York, NY
  2. Take the bus from New York Gw Bridge to Hartford
  3. Take the bus from Union Station, Hartford, CT to Union Station, Worcester, MA

Fly Toronto to Boston, train

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Boston (BOS)
  2. Take the train from Back Bay to Worcester

Fly Toronto to Worcester

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Worcester (ORH)

Shuttle to Buffalo, fly to Boston, train

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto Airport to Buffalo Airport
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Boston (BOS)
  3. Take the train from Back Bay to Worcester

Bus to Rochester, fly to Boston, train

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Rochester, NY
  2. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Boston (BOS)
  3. Take the train from Back Bay to Worcester

Fly Toronto to Hartford, bus

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Hartford (BDL)
  2. Take the bus from Union Station, Hartford, CT to Union Station, Worcester, MA

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Syracuse
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Albany, NY
  3. Take the bus from Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY to Union Station, Worcester, MA

Train

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Albany
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Worcester Union Station

Drive

  1. Drive from Toronto to Worcester

Toronto to Worcester by train and bus

The journey time between Toronto and Worcester is around 34h 40m and covers a distance of around 557 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 21h 17m. The fastest journey normally takes 34h 40m. Operated by VIA Rail, Trailways New York and Peter Pan Bus Lines, the Toronto to Worcester service departs from Toronto Union Station and arrives in Union Station, Worcester, MA. Typically three services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
13h 23m
Layover time:
21h 17m
Total time:
34h 40m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
34h 40m
Journey distance:
557 miles
Services per week:
3
Cheapest price:
$128
Carbon emissions:
81 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:20
Last service departs at:
08:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Toronto to Worcester train and bus schedules

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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 Worcester is 800-232-4636.

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

The social distance requirement in Worcester 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: 22 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Worcester is to bus which costs $75 - $110 and takes 16h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Worcester is to fly and bus which costs $240 - $850 and takes 6h 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Toronto to Worcester station. However, there are services departing from Toronto, ON and arriving at Union Station, Worcester, MA via New York Gw Bridge and Union Station, Hartford, CT. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Toronto station to Worcester station. However, there are services departing from Toronto Union Station and arriving at Worcester Union Station via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 34m.

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The distance between Toronto and Worcester is 397 miles. The road distance is 513.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Worcester without a car is to train and bus which takes 15h 23m and costs $160 - $310.

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It takes approximately 6h 24m to get from Toronto to Worcester, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Toronto to Worcester is to fly which takes 8h 12m and costs $410 - $550. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $160 - $370 and takes 15h 34m, you could also bus, which costs $75 - $110 and takes 16h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Worcester.
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  • Distance: 397.4 miles
  • Duration: 6h 24m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Worcester, MA, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Toronto to Worcester 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Toronto to Worcester via Albany and Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station in around 15h 34m.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $350
Flights from Toronto to Worcester via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $370
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Worcester via Detroit, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$340 - $440
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Rochester to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $320
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Toronto to Worcester via Detroit, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
6h 31m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Rochester to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $350
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $340
Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Back Bay to Worcester
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $13
Website
MBTA
children 11 and under
$0
Adult
$10 - $13
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto Union Station to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
6h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $160
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$45 - $60
Business
$95 - $120
Economy
$70 - $80
EconomyPlus
$110 - $160
Train from Toronto Union Station to Albany
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$65 - $85
Business
$120 - $170
Economy
$95 - $110
EconomyPlus
$160 - $240
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 Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Worcester Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$190 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75
Bus operators
Niagara Airbus
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Rochester, NY
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $35
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ourbus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Union Station, Hartford, CT to Union Station, Worcester, MA
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY to Union Station, Worcester, MA
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Book at
trailwaysny.com
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 New York Gw Bridge to Hartford
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$35 - $55

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The quickest flight from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Toronto to Worcester bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Union Station, Worcester, MA.

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Toronto to Worcester train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Worcester Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Worcester is 514 miles. It takes approximately 8h 50m to drive from Toronto to Worcester.

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

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There are 44+ hotels available in Worcester. 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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