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Toronto to New York bus - cost & duration
|Fastest time||12h 20m|
|Trips per day||3|
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Toronto to New York right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.
In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
Frequent questions about traveling by bus from Toronto to New York.
How does taking the bus from Toronto to New York City compare to flying or driving?
Taking a bus from Toronto to New York City takes roughly 12 to 13 hours and costs an average of $50. If you were to drive on your own, the total drive time would be 8 to 10 hours. You’d have to pay around $25 in tolls, plus the cost to fill your gas tank along the way. Flying from Toronto to New York City only takes 1.5 to 2 hours, with plane tickets costing anywhere from $130 to more than $300.
Do you need your passport on the bus from Toronto to New York City?
Yes, you will need a passport or proof of citizenship. This may include an Enhanced Driver’s Licence or Enhanced Identity Card, or you can use a Trusted Traveler Program Card (such as FAST cards). Your ID will be checked before you get onto the bus. You will not be able to travel from Canada to the US (or vice versa) without a valid type of identification.
When you get to the US border, all passengers must get off with their belongings to pass through security. All unclaimed belongings will be removed by officials at this time.
How much is a bus ticket from Toronto to New York?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, US$44.28 was the low point for bus fares from Toronto to New York. Buses from New York to Toronto are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than US$44.28 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.
How long is the bus ride?
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in New York. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Toronto?
How many buses are there each day?
There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from Toronto to New York every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 3 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Toronto to New York; ticket prices start at US$131.00.
What bus companies travel from Toronto to New York?
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Where does the bus leave from in Toronto?
Most buses depart from the main station in Toronto, Ontario:
- Coach Term - 610 Bay St
Where does the bus arrive in New York?
All buses from Toronto arrive at one main station in New York, New York:
- 7th Ave and W 27th St
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