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There are 7 ways to get from Traverse City to Montreal by plane, bus, car, taxi or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Montreal  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Traverse City (TVC) to Montreal (YUL) TVC - YUL

$187 - $1,120

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Bus  •  23 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Traverse City, MI to Grand Rapids
  2. Take the bus from Grand Rapids, Mi to Detroit, Mi
  3. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toronto Pearson Airport, On
  4. Take the bus from Toronto Airport, ON to Kingston, ON
  5. Take the bus from Kingston, Ontario to Montreal, PQ

$114 - $210

5 alternative options

Fly to Burlington, bus  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Traverse City (TVC) to Burlington (BTV) TVC - BTV
  2. Take the bus from Burlington Arpt, Vt to Montreal, Pq

$210 - $957

Drive, bus, taxi, train  •  17 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Traverse City to Houghton Lake
  2. Take the bus from Houghton Lake to Clare
  3. Take a taxi from Clare to Saginaw, MI
  4. Take the bus from Saginaw, MI to Detroit, MI
  5. Take the train from Windsor to Toronto
  6. Take the train from Toronto to Montréal

$238 - $405

Bus, train  •  19 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Traverse City, MI to Grand Rapids
  2. Take the bus from Grand Rapids, Mi to Detroit, Mi
  3. Take the train from Windsor to Toronto
  4. Take the train from Toronto to Montréal

$181 - $351

Bus via Ottawa, ON  •  25 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Traverse City, MI to Grand Rapids
  2. Take the bus from Grand Rapids, Mi to Detroit, Mi
  3. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toronto, On
  4. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Ottawa, ON
  5. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ

$115 - $260

Drive  •  13 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Traverse City to Montreal 770 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Traverse City to Montreal is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 13 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Traverse City to Montreal is to fly which costs $180 - $1,200 and takes 5 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Traverse City to Montreal. However, there are services departing from Traverse City, MI and arriving at Montreal, PQ via Grand Rapids, Mi, Detroit, Mi, Toronto Airport, ON and Kingston, Ontario. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 25 min.

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The distance between Traverse City and Montreal is 592 miles. The road distance is 770 miles.

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The best way to get from Traverse City to Montreal without a car is to bus which takes 23 h 25 min and costs $110 - $210.

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It takes approximately 5 h 3 min to get from Traverse City to Montreal, including transfers.

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Traverse City to Montreal bus services, operated by Indian Trails, depart from Traverse City, MI station.

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The best way to get from Traverse City to Montreal is to fly which takes 5 h 3 min and costs $180 - $1,200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $110 - $210 and takes 23 h 25 min.

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There is no direct flight from Traverse City Airport to Montreal Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 12 min and has one stopover.

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Traverse City to Montreal bus services, operated by Megabus Canada, arrive at Montreal, PQ station.

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Map of how to get from Traverse City to Montreal.
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  • Distance: 591.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 3 min

What companies run services between Traverse City, MI, USA and Montreal, QC, Canada?

Delta, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from Traverse City to Montreal hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Traverse City to Montreal via Grand Rapids, Mi, Detroit, Mi, Toronto Pearson Airport, On, Toronto Airport, ON, and Kingston, Ontario in around 23 h 25 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Traverse City to Montreal via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Traverse City to Burlington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Traverse City to Burlington via Detroit, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Traverse City to Burlington via Detroit, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Traverse City to Montreal via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Traverse City to Montreal via Chicago O'Hare, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
9 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Traverse City to Burlington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Traverse City to Burlington via Chicago O'Hare, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Traverse City to Burlington via Chicago O'Hare, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Traverse City to Montreal via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Traverse City to Montreal via Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Traverse City to Burlington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Traverse City to Burlington via Newark
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Traverse City to Burlington via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Windsor to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $90
EconomyPlus
$80 - $120
Business
$100 - $140
Train from Toronto to Montréal
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$55 - $75
Economy
$75 - $110
EconomyPlus
$100 - $150
Business
$130 - $180
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 Burlington Arpt, Vt to Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Grand Rapids, Mi to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Toronto Pearson Airport, On
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Houghton Lake to Clare
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Saginaw, MI to Detroit, MI
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Traverse City, MI to Grand Rapids
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto Airport, ON to Kingston, ON
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Book at
megabus.ca
Bus from Kingston, Ontario to Montreal, PQ
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Book at
megabus.ca
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$45 - $65
Refundable
$50 - $75
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $24
Online Fare
$19 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $45
Refundable
$30 - $50
Other operators
Taxi from Clare to Saginaw, MI
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90

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Yes, the driving distance between Traverse City to Montreal is 770 miles. It takes approximately 13 h 47 min to drive from Traverse City to Montreal.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Traverse City Airport to Montreal Airport.

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There are 864+ hotels available in Montreal. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Traverse City to Traverse City Airport is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs $14 - $17.

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