There are 7 ways to get from Utica to Montreal by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the train from Utica Amtrak Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Brockville, ON
  3. Take the bus from Brockville, ON to Montreal, PQ

$76 - $201

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Bus via Albany  •  8h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Utica, Ny to Albany, Ny 220 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Montreal, Pq 4008 / ...

$58 - $87

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Bus  •  8h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Utica, NY to Albany, NY
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Montreal, QC

$80 - $116

Train  •  10h 2m

  1. Take the train from Utica Amtrak Station to Schenectady Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Schenectady Amtrak Station to Montreal Central Station Adirondack

$85 - $124

Drive  •  5h 2m

  1. Drive from Utica to Montreal 451.1 km

$45 - $75

Train to Syracuse, fly  •  8h 54m

  1. Take the train from Utica Amtrak Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
  2. Fly from Syracuse (SYR) to Montreal (YUL) SYR - YUL

$214 - $1,372

Train to Billy Bishop Toronto City, fly  •  11h 3m

  1. Take the train from Utica to Toronto
  2. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Montreal (YUL) YTZ - YUL

$222 - $634

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The cheapest way to get from Utica to Montreal is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 5h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Utica to Montreal is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 5h 2m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Utica to Montreal. However, there are services departing from Utica, NY and arriving at Montreal, QC via Albany, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Utica station to Montreal station. However, there are services departing from Utica Amtrak Station and arriving at Montreal Central Station via Schenectady Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 2m.

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The distance between Utica and Montreal is 298 km. The road distance is 451.1 km.

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The best way to get from Utica to Montreal without a car is to train and bus which takes 7h 55m and costs $55 - $160.

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It takes approximately 7h 55m to get from Utica to Montreal, including transfers.

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Utica to Montreal bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from Utica, NY station.

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Utica to Montreal train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Utica Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Utica to Montreal is to bus which takes 8h 5m and costs $60 - $90. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $60 - $95 and takes 10h 2m.

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Map of how to get from Utica to Montreal.
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  • Distance: 298 km
  • Duration: 7h 55m

What companies run services between Utica, NY, USA and Montreal, QC, Canada?

You can take a bus from Utica to Montreal via Albany, NY in around 8h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Utica to Montreal via Schenectady Amtrak Station in around 10h 2m.

Airlines
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Syracuse to Montreal via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,700
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Syracuse to Montreal via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,500
Flights from Syracuse to Montreal via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,700
Flights from Syracuse to Montreal via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,500
Flights from Syracuse to Montreal via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $2,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Syracuse to Montreal via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from Syracuse to Montreal via Newark
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from Syracuse to Montreal via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Syracuse to Montreal via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from Syracuse to Montreal via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,700
Flights from Syracuse to Montreal via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Train operators
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 Utica Amtrak Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$240 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$40 - $65
Train from Utica Amtrak Station to Schenectady Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$240 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $70
Train from Schenectady Amtrak Station to Montreal Central Station
Ave. Duration
7h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Premium
$270 - $380
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Seat
$85 - $130
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Utica to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$22 - $50
Economy
$50 - $70
EconomyPlus
$70 - $110
Business
$65 - $95
Train from Utica to Schenectady
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$26 - $55
Economy
$50 - $75
EconomyPlus
$75 - $110
Business
$75 - $110
Train from Utica to Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $180
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$65 - $95
Economy
$95 - $140
EconomyPlus
$120 - $180
Business
$160 - $220
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Brockville, ON
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
International
$50 - $70
Online Fare
$19 - $27
Advanced Purchase
$27 - $40
Standard Fare
$35 - $40
Refundable
$46 - $49
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Brockville, ON to Montreal, PQ
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Book at
megabus.ca
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Utica, NY to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Montreal, QC
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
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 Utica, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $70
Bus from Albany, Ny to Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $100

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There is no direct flight from Syracuse Airport to Montreal Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 14m and has one stopover.

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Utica to Montreal bus services, operated by Trailways New York, arrive at Montreal, QC station.

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Utica to Montreal train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Montreal Central Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Utica to Montreal is 451 km. It takes approximately 5h 2m to drive from Utica to Montreal.

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

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