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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity buses per day from Toronto to New York. Traveling by bus from Toronto to New York usually takes around 11 hours and 38 minutes, but the fastest OurBus bus can make the trip in 11 hours and 25 minutes.

Distance342 mi (550 km)
Shortest duration11h 25m
Cheapest price$92.94
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceOurBus
Bus lines1

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Toronto, ON to New York, NY

(Based on 36 ratings and reviews)

4.3

5.0

Bahram

August 30, 2021- Business

OurBus

Pros: Very good driver. Cons: God bless you. Tips: Very comfortable and good price.

Pros: Very good driver. Cons: God bless you. Tips: Very comfortable and good price.

4.0

Sheldon

February 7, 2020- Visiting friends

Greyhound

There was a crazy snow storm and the bus driver we had was amazing. I'm just happy we all made it safe and sound to our destination.

There was a crazy snow storm and the bus driver we had was amazing. I'm just happy we all made it safe and sound to our destination.

4.0

Keisha

January 3, 2020- Vacation

Greyhound

Pros: Even though we left an hour late, we arrived on time in New York. Cons: While we were waiting to leave, more communication as bus was an hour late.

Pros: Even though we left an hour late, we arrived on time in New York. Cons: While we were waiting to leave, more communication as bus was an hour late.

4.0

Trussan

December 17, 2019- Vacation

Greyhound

Pros: The bus was on schedule and on time. Cons: The American bus driver at the Buffalo/Syracuse stop was very rude, impatient, and unprofessional! Not good for business... Tips: Wear comfortable attire.

Pros: The bus was on schedule and on time. Cons: The American bus driver at the Buffalo/Syracuse stop was very rude, impatient, and unprofessional! Not good for business... Tips: Wear comfortable attire.

5.0

Donnaven

December 13, 2019- Solo travel

Greyhound

Pros: The driver had a good sense of humor. My passenger was great too. Cons: Nothing, it provided what i needed.

Pros: The driver had a good sense of humor. My passenger was great too. Cons: Nothing, it provided what i needed.

Toronto to New York Route Map

Toronto New York

How much is a bus ticket from Toronto to New York?

$95.92 is the average price of a bus ticket from Toronto to New York. While it’s on the pricier side for a bus ticket, taking the bus is still a cheaper alternative to flying. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Most bus companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your bus tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap bus tickets is to book at least 21 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save C$25.02 on your bus ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What bus companies travel from Toronto to New York?

There is one intercity bus company that operates from Toronto to New York. OurBus is the one bus line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
OurBus211h 39m$100.85
  • OurBus

    OurBus

    OurBus is an intercity bus company based in New York City. OurBus provides cheap bus tickets to some of the most popular cities in the United States. All OurBus coaches come equipped with a generous roster of amenities, including extra legroom, freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and complimentary bottled water. With cheap bus tickets starting from $93, OurBus is one of the best ways to travel by bus from Toronto to New York if you are looking for comfort at a good price.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Toronto to New York during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus takes an average of 11 hours and 38 minutes to cover the 550 kilometers from Toronto to New York. However, the fastest bus only takes 11 hours and 25 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your bus travel for the beginning of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Toronto?

The first bus leaves at 7:00am and the last bus leaves at 8:00am. To see the times for all buses from Toronto to New York, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Toronto to New York. Both of these are direct buses, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring buses at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Toronto to New York; ticket prices start at $162.33.

City Information

Toronto

Toronto is one of the world’s most culturally diverse cities, making it a great destination for travelers looking for a culturally unique experience. One of the most unique landmarks in the city is the Aga Khan Museum, which boasts a beautiful collection of Islamic, Iranian, and Muslim artifacts. If you are interested in art, the Art Gallery of Ontario is a definite must-see. For those who want to step away from the bustling city and seek the refuge of nature, take a ferry to Centre Isle, which offers plenty of activities such as biking or hiking.

Toronto’s food scene is vast and extremely vibrant due to the city’s multicultural nature. Bar Isabel is a local favorite that offers amazing Spanish dishes with a cozy vibe. For a more posh experience, head over to Alo Restaurant, which features a five-course tasting menu that will take you on a culinary ride.

The main bus station in the city is the Union Station Bus Terminal, served by various intercity bus services, including Greyhound and Ontario Northland. The main train station in Toronto is the adjacent Union Station, which is the hub for VIA Rail’s intercity services. The city’s airport is the Toronto Pearson International Airport, the busiest airport in Canada.

New York

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New York is one of the most exciting cities in the world for a reason – it offers numerous opportunities for a great time to visitors of all ages and interests. For the culturally inclined travelers, the city boasts a unique collection of world-famous museums, as well as the chance to see the best plays and musicals that Broadway has to offer, or check out the latest production at the Metropolitan Opera. If sightseeing is your cardio, NYC is the place to be – just by walking around town, you can visit such iconic landmarks like the Empire State Building, the Brooklyn Bridge, and Times Square.

NYC’s five boroughs feature more than 1,700 parks, including the gorgeous Central Park, making it one of the best cities for outdoor activities in the country. As for the nightlife, there’s no argument that New York City is the biggest party hub in the U.S.

With three major bus and train stations in Manhattan alone – Port Authority, Grand Central & Penn Station – and three nearby airports, NYC is one of the predominant travel hubs in the world.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Toronto?

Departure stations

Toronto has two bus stations with service to New York.

Bus stations in Toronto:

  • 55 Town Centre Court

Where does the bus arrive in New York?

Arrival stations

All buses from Toronto arrive at one main station in New York.

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