There are 9 ways to get from Vancouver to Toronto by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Vancouver to Toronto  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Toronto (YYZ) YVR - YYZ

$183 - $657

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Fly Vancouver to Billy Bishop Toronto City  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YVR - YTZ

$282 - $1,137

Fly Vancouver to Hamilton, bus  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Hamilton (YHM) YVR - YHM
  2. Take the bus from Hamilton GO Centre Bus to Union Station Bus Terminal

$195 - $820

Fly Abbotsford to Toronto  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Abbotsford (YXX) to Toronto (YYZ) YXX - YYZ

$208 - $814

Fly Vancouver to Kitchener, train  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Kitchener (YKF) YVR - YKF
  2. Take the train from Kitchener to Toronto

$248 - $735

Train Amtrak  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Everett Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Everett Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Detroit Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Windsor to Toronto

$383 - $1,133

Bus  •  2 days 20 h

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, BC to Calgary, AB 5000 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street 5150

$224 - $548

Train  •  3 days 23 h

  1. Take the train from Vancouver to Toronto VIA Rail

$290 - $1,100

Drive  •  43 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Toronto 2764.8 miles

$360 - $550

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No, there is no direct bus from Vancouver to Toronto. However, there are services departing from Vancouver, BC and arriving at Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street via Calgary, AB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 20 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Vancouver and arriving at Toronto. Services depart three times a day, and operate Tuesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 days 23 h.

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The distance between Vancouver and Toronto is 3359 km. The road distance is 4423.7 km.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Toronto without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 20 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to get from Vancouver to Toronto, including transfers.

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Vancouver to Toronto bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Vancouver, BC station.

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Vancouver to Toronto train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Vancouver station.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Toronto is to fly which takes 6 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 days 11 h, you could also bus, which costs and takes 2 days 20 h.

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The quickest flight from Vancouver Airport to Toronto Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 17 min.

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Vancouver to Toronto bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street station.

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Map of how to get from Vancouver to Toronto.
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  • Distance: 2099.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 10 min

What companies run services between Vancouver, Canada and Toronto, ON, Canada?

Air Canada, WestJet and two other airlines fly from Vancouver to Toronto hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vancouver to Toronto via Everett Amtrak, Chicago Union Station, Detroit Amtrak, and Windsor in around 2 days 11 h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Vancouver to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Vancouver to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Calgary, Montreal
Ave. Duration
9 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Vancouver to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Vancouver to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Victoria, Montreal
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Vancouver to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Edmonton, Montreal
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Vancouver to Hamilton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,800
Flights from Vancouver to Hamilton via Calgary, Montreal
Ave. Duration
8 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,800
Flights from Abbotsford to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Vancouver to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Vancouver to Hamilton via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Hamilton via Edmonton, Calgary
Ave. Duration
9 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Hamilton via Prince George, Calgary
Ave. Duration
9 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Hamilton via Kelowna, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Hamilton via Victoria, Calgary
Ave. Duration
10 h 43 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Abbotsford to Toronto via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Vancouver to Kitchener via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Vancouver to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Sunwing Airlines
Website
sunwing.ca
Flights from Vancouver to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flair Airlines
Website
flairair.ca
Flights from Abbotsford to Toronto via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Kitchener to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
Train from Windsor to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
Train from Vancouver to Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 days 23 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$290 - $410
Economy
$550 - $750
Economy Plus
$750 - $1,100
Business
$800 - $1,200
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,400 - $2,000
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Everett Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$160 - $240
Train from Everett Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
44 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$260 - $390
Flexi Coach Seat
$470 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Train from Chicago Union Station to Detroit Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Bus operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Hamilton GO Centre Bus to Union Station Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
GO Transit
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Vancouver, BC to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$50 - $80
Online Fare
$70 - $110
Standard Fare
$90 - $130
Refundable
$95 - $140
Bus from Calgary, AB to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street
Ave. Duration
2 days 4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $420
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$170 - $250
Online Fare
$240 - $320
Standard Fare
$290 - $420
Refundable
$310 - $450

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Vancouver to Toronto train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Toronto station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vancouver to Toronto is 4424 km. It takes approximately 43 h 52 min to drive from Vancouver to Toronto.

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Sunwing Airlines, Air Transat, WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Vancouver Airport to Toronto Airport.

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Book your Vancouver to Toronto bus tickets online with Busbud and Busbud.

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There are 1012+ hotels available in Toronto. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Vancouver Airport is to subway which takes 25 min and costs .

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