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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity buses per day from New York to Toronto. Traveling by bus from New York to Toronto usually takes around 11 hours and 4 minutes, but the fastest OurBus bus can make the trip in 10 hours and 50 minutes.

Distance342 mi (550 km)
Shortest duration10h 50m
Cheapest price$70.00
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceOurBus
Bus lines1

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

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

(Based on 18 ratings and reviews)

4.5

4.0

Dina

January 3, 2020- Visiting family

Greyhound

Cons: We left the port authority bus terminal 15 min earlier that was scheduled. The driver (not on purpose) grabbed my other ticket from Buffalo to Toronto (I asked him to return but didn't get it back)/ Then, I needed to print it out in Buffalo at night. Printing was...

Cons: We left the port authority bus terminal 15 min earlier that was scheduled. The driver (not on purpose) grabbed my other ticket from Buffalo to Toronto (I asked him to return but didn't get it back)/ Then, I needed to print it out in Buffalo at night. Printing was great and quick but caused some worries before departure. Tips: Check your tickets with a driver straight away.

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4.0

Nikiesha

December 24, 2019- Solo travel

Greyhound

Pros: Bus driver was quite friendly. Cons: To have a working lavatory on board. Tips: Reach on time.

Pros: Bus driver was quite friendly. Cons: To have a working lavatory on board. Tips: Reach on time.

4.0

Suraiya

November 19, 2019- Visiting friends

Megabus

Pros: The moonroofs were a pleasant surprise! Cons: The blue lights overhead were quite migraine inducing. Tips: Bring an umbrella and coat when you're waiting for the bus!

Pros: The moonroofs were a pleasant surprise! Cons: The blue lights overhead were quite migraine inducing. Tips: Bring an umbrella and coat when you're waiting for the bus!

5.0

Margaret

October 16, 2019- Visiting family

Greyhound

Pros: Every thing Was better than going down to new York even if bus was late because of bad weather and traffic. Cons: Not a thing everything else was against the driver or company control. The service gave me a more positive outlook overall compare to my trip down. T...

Pros: Every thing Was better than going down to new York even if bus was late because of bad weather and traffic. Cons: Not a thing everything else was against the driver or company control. The service gave me a more positive outlook overall compare to my trip down. Thanks. Appreciate you help with the affordability. Tips: Its worst my time cause the price was right.

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5.0

Siva

September 20, 2019- Vacation

Megabus

Pros: I was enjoying my trip, the drivers make on break time and drivers make on time departures and arrived, keep it up. Thx... Cons: We are passengers waiting in New York 11th av no facility that's very important thing future improvement Thx... Tips: None.

Pros: I was enjoying my trip, the drivers make on break time and drivers make on time departures and arrived, keep it up. Thx... Cons: We are passengers waiting in New York 11th av no facility that's very important thing future improvement Thx... Tips: None.

New York to Toronto Route Map

New York Toronto

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

$77.86 is the average price of a bus ticket from New York to Toronto. 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 20 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save $19.58 on your bus ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What bus companies travel from New York to Toronto?

There is one intercity bus company that operates from New York to Toronto. 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 4m$80.32
  • 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 New York to Toronto if you are looking for comfort at a good price.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from New York to Toronto 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 4 minutes to cover the 342 miles from New York to Toronto. However, the fastest bus only takes 10 hours and 50 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?

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Toronto 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, 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 New York?

The first bus leaves at 9:00am and the last bus leaves at 9:00am. To see the times for all buses from New York to Toronto, 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 New York to Toronto. 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 New York to Toronto; ticket prices start at $131.00.

City Information

New York

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.

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.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in New York?

Departure stations

Most buses depart from the main station in New York.

Where does the bus arrive in Toronto?

Arrival stations

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Toronto.

Bus stations in Toronto:

  • 55 Town Centre Court

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