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Journey Information

Montreal to New York bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$64.00
Shortest duration7h 45m
Trips per day4
Bus lines2

Montreal to New York Route Map

Montreal New York

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you need a passport to get from Montreal to New York?

Yes, you need a passport or some other valid form of ID to enter the U.S. Alternative forms of ID include Enhanced Driver’s License/Enhanced Identification Card, NEXUS card, FAST card, SENTRI enrollment cards.

Additional documentation may be necessary if you are traveling with children under 18 of whom you are not the parent. For further details, refer to the Department of Homeland Security website.

What is the cheapest bus from Montreal to New York?

The cheapest bus from Montreal to New York is offered by Greyhound. The average price for a Greyhound ticket between Montreal and New York City is about $71. Greyhound offers 5 daily schedules, with an average duration of 8 hours and 37 minutes. A direct trip, however, can get you to New York City in as fast as 7 hours and 20 minutes.

How far is New York from Montreal?

New York is approximately 596 kilometers (371 miles) from Montreal. By bus, the fastest travel time is 7 hours and 20 minutes.

Is it safe to travel by bus from Montreal 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 much is a bus ticket from Montreal to New York?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $64.00 was the low point for bus fares from Montreal to New York. Buses from New York to Montreal are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $64.00 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. You should book at least 4 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $4.00 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 9 hours and 47 minutes to cover the 332 miles (534 kilometers) from Montreal, QC to New York, NY. However, the fastest bus only takes 7 hours and 45 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

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

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to New York at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Tuesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Tuesday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Montreal?

The first bus leaves at 7:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Montreal to New York, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from Montreal 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 Montreal to New York; ticket prices start at $70.00.

What bus companies travel from Montreal to New York?

There are a couple of bus lines that have daily service from Montreal, Quebec to New York, New York. Of these two services, Greyhound usually offers more choice, with 4 bus trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Adirondack Pool28h 47m$76.08
Greyhound410h 16m$64.89

Book Adirondack Pool from Montreal to New York from $71. There are 2 trips per day offered by Adirondack Pool from Montreal to New York and you can expect on average to pay $76 for a Adirondack Pool ticket to New York. In Montreal, Adirondack Pool departs to New York from Central Station - Gare d'autocars, In New York, Adirondack Pool arrives at Port Authority Bus Station, An average trip on Adirondack Pool from Montreal to New York takes 8 hours and 47 minutes, while the fastest available Adirondack Pool trip will get you to New York in 7 hours and 45 minutes, On weekends, Adirondack Pool offers 1.923077 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $76 for a weekend trip to New York.

Book Greyhound from Montreal to New York from $64. There are 4 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Montreal to New York and you can expect on average to pay $65 for a Greyhound ticket to New York. In Montreal, Greyhound departs to New York from Central Station - Gare d'autocars, In New York, Greyhound arrives at Port Authority Bus Station and one other station. An average trip on Greyhound from Montreal to New York takes 10 hours and 16 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to New York in 7 hours and 45 minutes, On weekends, Greyhound offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $65 for a weekend trip to New York.

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Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Montreal, QC to New York, NY

(Based on 40 ratings and reviews)

4.5

4.0

Louise

February 7, 2020 - Vacation

Greyhound

The bus was very old and the seats were very close to one another. My bag was also stolen during the trip and no one was able to help me with recover it.The bus was very old and the seats were very close to one another. My bag was also stolen during the trip and no one was able to help me with recover it.

4.0

Vanessa

January 2, 2020 - Couples trip

Greyhound

not having to print the tickets would be nice and bus station on address on ticketsnot having to print the tickets would be nice and bus station on address on tickets

4.0

Catherine

December 23, 2019 - Visiting family

Greyhound

Wifi was operational but not connecting to the internetWifi was operational but not connecting to the internet

4.0

Jessica

December 20, 2019 - Solo travel

Adirondack Pool

Pros: On est arrivé rapidement et même d’avance. Cons: The comfort and more Space. Il faudrait plus d’espace et des sièges plus confortables. Tips: Bonne compagnie. Pros: On est arrivé rapidement et même d’avance. Cons: The comfort and more Space. Il faudrait plus d’espace et des sièges plus confortables. Tips: Bonne compagnie.

5.0

Daniel

November 26, 2019 - Visiting family

Greyhound

Pros: The driver was the best dude ever! Definitely made my night! Cons: Wifi is horrible. Tips: PRINT YOUR TICKETS IN ADVANCE. Pros: The driver was the best dude ever! Definitely made my night! Cons: Wifi is horrible. Tips: PRINT YOUR TICKETS IN ADVANCE.

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