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There are 2 intercity buses per day from Montreal to Kingston. Traveling by bus from Montreal to Kingston usually takes around 10 hours and 37 minutes, but the fastest Adirondack Trailways bus can make the trip in 10 hours and 30 minutes.
|Distance||248 mi (399 km)|
|Shortest duration||10h 30m|
|Most frequent service||Adirondack Trailways|
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What bus companies travel from Montreal to Kingston?
There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Montreal to Kingston. Adirondack Trailways 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.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Adirondack Trailways||2||10h 37m||$70.75|
Book Adirondack Trailways from Montreal to Kingston from $71. There are 2 trips per day offered by Adirondack Trailways from Montreal to Kingston and you can expect on average to pay for a Adirondack Trailways ticket to Kingston. In Montreal, Adirondack Trailways departs to Kingston from Gare d'autocars de Montreal . In Kingston, Adirondack Trailways arrives at Route 32 & Taylor St and one other station.
An average trip on Adirondack Trailways from Montreal to Kingston takes 10 hours and 37 minutes , while the fastest available Adirondack Trailways trip will get you to Kingston in 10 hours and 30 minutes .
On weekends, Adirondack Trailways offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs for a weekend trip to Kingston.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Montreal to Kingston 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 Montreal to Kingston?
The bus takes an average of 10 hours and 37 minutes to cover the 248 miles from Montreal to Kingston. However, the fastest bus only takes 10 hours and 30 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?
With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for bus travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, 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 Montreal?
The first bus leaves at 9:00am and the last bus leaves at 9:00am. To see the times for all buses from Montreal to Kingston, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many bus schedules are there most days?
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The principal rail station for Montreal is the Central Station, which is served by both VIA Rail and Amtrak. If you are traveling by bus, head to the Montreal Coach Terminal (aka Gare d'autocars de Montréal) from where you can catch buses operated by Greyhound and several other carriers. The city’s main airport is the Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport, which is located in the nearby city of Dorval.
Where does the bus leave from in Montreal?
Main departure station: Gare d'autocars de Montreal
Most buses depart from the main station in Montreal.
All bus stations in Montreal:
Gare d'autocars de Montreal
Where does the bus arrive in Kingston?
Main arrival station: Route 32 & Taylor St
These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Kingston.
All bus stations in Kingston:
Route 32 & Taylor St
Trailways Bus Term - 400 Washington Ave
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