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Journey Information

There are 8 intercity buses per day from Toronto to New York. Traveling by bus from Toronto to New York usually takes around 11 hours and 43 minutes, but the fastest Trailways NY bus can make the trip in 10 hours and 55 minutes.

Distance342 mi (550 km)
Shortest duration10h 55m
Cheapest price$70.00
Trips per day8
Most frequent serviceAdirondack Trailways
Bus lines3

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Toronto to New York

(Based on 44 ratings and reviews)

4.4

4.0

Karlene

May 16, 2022- Visiting family

OurBus

Pros: Its covid the bathroom on the bus needs to have HAND SIANITIZER.IN THERE NONE EITHER BOTH WAYS GOING ARE COME BACK. Cons: THE BATHROOM. Tips: MAKE SURE THE BATHROOM IS STOCK LET THE DRIVER KEEPS SUPPLIES THAT HE CAN ALWAYS CHECK I ALSO SAID IT TO HIM.

Pros: Its covid the bathroom on the bus needs to have HAND SIANITIZER.IN THERE NONE EITHER BOTH WAYS GOING ARE COME BACK. Cons: THE BATHROOM. Tips: MAKE SURE THE BATHROOM IS STOCK LET THE DRIVER KEEPS SUPPLIES THAT HE CAN ALWAYS CHECK I ALSO SAID IT TO HIM.

5.0

Danilo

May 4, 2022- Couples trip

OurBus

Pros: El viaje estuvo bien en general , pero el conductor del primer transporte, o sea desde Toronto hasta Búfalo, no fue la persona que todo pasajero espera, un señor descortés y mal humorado contrario al segundo conductor o sea desde Búfalo hasta New York, un señor s...

Pros: El viaje estuvo bien en general , pero el conductor del primer transporte, o sea desde Toronto hasta Búfalo, no fue la persona que todo pasajero espera, un señor descortés y mal humorado contrario al segundo conductor o sea desde Búfalo hasta New York, un señor simpático y colaborador ,el autobús fue confortable. Cons: La salida en Toronto sería mejor si estuviera en un lugar donde los pasajeros pudieran estar bajo techo, asientos mientras esperan y un rotulo para que se orienten e informen . Tips: que utilicen los servicios de esta empresa , es seria y responsable.

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5.0

Sayeeda

March 21, 2022- Visiting family

Trailways NY

Pros: Good. On time. Helpful drivers. Cons: Seats could be wider for comfort. There was no Wi-Fi. Tips: Must try will have good experience.

Pros: Good. On time. Helpful drivers. Cons: Seats could be wider for comfort. There was no Wi-Fi. Tips: Must try will have good experience.

5.0

Tay

February 19, 2022- Visiting family

OurBus

Pros: It was a good trip, maybe it needs a sooner stop to get some snacks. If you are travelling Toronto to New York get some snacks before the border. In any of the 3 trips by bus TO_NYC I had the option to use Wifi Service, it is never working properly. Cons: Half tr...

Pros: It was a good trip, maybe it needs a sooner stop to get some snacks. If you are travelling Toronto to New York get some snacks before the border. In any of the 3 trips by bus TO_NYC I had the option to use Wifi Service, it is never working properly. Cons: Half trip stop for snacks. WIFI Not working.

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4.0

Meng

December 15, 2021- Vacation

OurBus

Pros: The bus is cozy and three is free water. Cons: Wi-Fi could be better.

Pros: The bus is cozy and three is free water. Cons: Wi-Fi could be better.

Toronto to New York Route Map

Toronto New York

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

The average price for a bus ticket to New York is $75.41, Considering the long distance nature of this route, the pricier average ticket price is still a great deal to get from Toronto to New York. Wanderu ensures that you find great deals on bus tickets everytime, we search all of the best bus options to present you the lowest prices available from our partner carriers.

Average prices by travel date

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Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from Toronto to New York is expected to range from $72 to $85. If you are looking to travel to New York within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from $78. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are $72 and can be found on July 23, 2022.

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 20 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save $16.21 on your bus ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What bus companies travel from Toronto to New York?

There are 3 bus lines from Toronto to New York available for you to search and compare on Wanderu. With 4 daily trips, Adirondack Trailways usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Adirondack Trailways411h 31m$85.11
OurBus311h 52m$77.20
Trailways NY211h 28m$85.00
  • Adirondack Trailways

    Adirondack Trailways

    Book Adirondack Trailways from Toronto to New York from $85. There are 4 trips per day offered by Adirondack Trailways from Toronto to New York and you can expect on average to pay for a Adirondack Trailways ticket to New York. In Toronto, Adirondack Trailways departs to New York from Union Station . In New York, Adirondack Trailways arrives at and 2 other stations.

    An average trip on Adirondack Trailways from Toronto to New York takes 11 hours and 31 minutes , while the fastest available Adirondack Trailways trip will get you to New York in 10 hours and 55 minutes .

    On weekends, Adirondack Trailways offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs for a weekend trip to New York.

  • 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 $70, 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.

  • Trailways NY

    Trailways NY

    Trailways NY, also known as Trailways of New York, is the most extensive and longest-running intercity bus service in New York State, with an average of 2 daily trips between Toronto and New York. Trailways NY is a favorite among business travelers due to their convenient schedules and fantastic amenities, including free onboard internet, clean bathrooms, and power outlets throughout each bus.

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.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.

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 from Toronto to New York?

The bus takes an average of 11 hours and 43 minutes to cover the 342 miles from Toronto to New York. However, the fastest bus only takes 10 hours and 55 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?

Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Toronto to New York for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Toronto?

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

How many bus departures serve New York each day?

There are 8 scheduled buses that travel from Toronto to New York every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Toronto to New York without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Toronto to New York; ticket prices start at $131.00.

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. If you are ever looking to get out of town, NYC is centrally connected throughout the state and region, you can easily hop on a train to Albany to go explore upstate New York.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Toronto?

Union Station, Toronto, ON - CATORAMT-0

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Union Station, Toronto, ON - CATORAMT-1

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Main departure station: Union Station

Union Station is the center of rail transportation in Toronto and Canada's busiest train terminal. First opened in 1927, the station underwent several redevelopment and renovation projects to reach its current state. In 1999, in recognition of the station's importance to transportation history, it was inducted into the North America Railway Hall of Fame. The current station is served by VIA Rail trains and local public transit. The station currently serves over 72 million commuters each year, and as much as 91% of all Toronto passengers pass through this station. Just walking through the station is the perfect way to get familiar with Toronto's locals!

All bus stations in Toronto:

  • Union Station

  • 55 Town Centre Court

  • Union Station Bus Terminal

  • 44 York St

  • Bishop Avenue

Where does the bus arrive in New York?

New York, NY -  Port Authority Bus Station - NYCPAS-0

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Main arrival station: Port Authority Bus Station

Port Authority Bus Terminal is the largest bus station in New York City. First opened in 1950, it is the main Manhattan bus stop for various regional and nationwide bus carriers that provide intercity transportation to and from NYC such as Greyhound, NY Trailways, Peter Pan Bus Lines, and Ourbus, among many others. Port Authority’s central location just steps away from Times Square provides easy connections to various other forms of transportation, including 13 lines of the NYC Subway, 11 lines of the NYC Bus, over 60 lines of the NJ Transit Bus, and shuttle services to each of the three airports in New York’s metropolitan area. At the terminal, you will find a variety of fast food restaurants and convenience stores, as well as a USPS branch and a bowling alley.

All bus stations in New York:

  • Port Authority Bus Station

  • GW Bridge Bus Station - Slip 2

  • GW Bridge Bus Station

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