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How to get from Buffalo to Montreal?

We are suggesting 7 routes by plane, train, bus to plan your trip Buffalo Montreal. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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All modes of transport Buffalo Montreal

For your trip from Buffalo (New York, United States) to Montreal (Canada) with a distance of 318 mi you will be able to take 3 modes of transport, eventually by combining bus, train and/or plane, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Buffalo to Montreal without changing trains but some trains run on lines Buffalo-Toronto and Toronto-Montreal allowing you to make the entire trip only by rail.
Trains Maple Leaf of Amtrak to Toronto leave from Buffalo Exchange Street Station railway station in Buffalo. Arrival in Toronto will take place at Toronto station (1.7 mi from the city centre). Correspondence or change is required in Toronto where the train Toronto-Montréal train operated by ViaRail leave for Montreal.
No flight allows you to fly directly to Montreal from Buffalo. You can take the flight Toronto-Montreal and complete the other part of your journey traveling by train.
Leave Toronto and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Pearson International YYZ airport, 11.8 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to Montreal (Pierre Elliott Trudeau International airport, IATA code: YUL) operated by Porter Airlines, WestJet or Air Canada.
No coach company allows you to get you directly to Montreal from Buffalo without changing buses, you will have to take the coach lines Buffalo-Toronto and Toronto-Montreal.
You will board a coach of MegaBus - US in Buffalo. The bus will drop you off at Toronto Coach Terminal bus station (1.1 mi from Toronto, Canada). Please make sure to show up on time at Buffalo Metropolitan Transportation Center bus station (5.8 mi from Buffalo) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Toronto. Once arrived in Toronto, take another coach of MegaBus - Canada that will take you to Montreal bus station ( Canada).

Which carriers to travel between Buffalo and Montreal?

Railway companies
Amtrak provides rail connections Buffalo-Schenectady with the train Empire Service from Buffalo Exchange Street Station railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Schenectady at arrival (1.2 mi from centre) and from Schenectady to Montreal with the train Adirondack which leaves Schenectady station to arrive at Montréal railway station ( Canada)
ViaRail transports passengers on a rail line Toronto-Montreal with the train Toronto-Montréal train from Toronto railway station (1.7 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Montréal at arrival (4.7 mi from centre)
Airlines
Porter Airlines carries out a flight from Toronto City Centre YTZ airport situated 2.7 mi away from the city centre of Toronto to Montreal (arrival at Pierre Elliott Trudeau International YUL airport)
WestJet flies on the route from Pearson International YYZ airport (located 11.8 mi from Toronto, Canada) to Montreal (serving Pierre Elliott Trudeau International YUL airport)
Air Canada schedules the flight from Pearson International YYZ airport situated 11.8 mi away from the city centre of Toronto to Montreal (arrival at Pierre Elliott Trudeau International YUL airport)
Bus companies
The bus company MegaBus - Canada operates the intercity service from the bus station of Toronto Coach Terminal in Toronto and to the one of South side of Le 1000 de La Gauchetière building. ( Canada)
MegaBus - US is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Buffalo (serving Buffalo Metropolitan Transportation Center bus station at 5.8 mi from centre) and the city of Toronto where the coach will drop you off at Toronto Coach Terminal station situated at about 1.1 mi from Toronto city centre.

Stop cities from Buffalo or cities to visit near Montreal

When travelling from Montreal to Buffalo by bus, train, plane, you might have to change at Toronto located at 60 mi from Buffalo (Canada) Schenectady (United States). If you have some time on your way to Montreal or back to Buffalo, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
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