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New York to Montreal bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$41.00
Shortest Duration7h 50m
Trips per day15
bus carriers3
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bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for New York to Montreal
4.3
Based on 29 reviews

Based on 5 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Adirondack Pool report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 50 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
3.6
Value
3.4
Condition
4.4
Alexis
5.0
October 22, 2019Vacation
Pros
The driver gave very extensive explanations about emergency procedures and safety rules.
Cons
The first bus from NYC to Albany wasn’t very comfortable, and I didn’t have enough space for my legs.
Malo
5.0
October 20, 2019Business
Pros
Cheap way to travel
Cons
Very cold in the bus
Marie-Pierre
4.0
September 26, 2019Solo travel
Pros
Good space for the legs and confortable seats.
Cons
No armrests and a annoying recurrent noise was audible from my seat, like a piece of plastic hitting the glass 60 times for minute. I had to put airplugs for the whole 8h trip in order to not hear it too much.

Based on 24 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 36 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.6
Staff
4.3
Value
3.4
Condition
4.1
Félicia
4.0
January 13, 2020Vacation
Pros
Driver told us about the schedule and he stayed on schedule.
Cons
Less people in the bus.
Nicholas
4.0
January 8, 2020Couples trip
Pros
Driver was safe, we left on time and arrived early
Cons
seats were quite uncomfortable
Chaithra
4.0
January 2, 2020Visiting family
Pros
There was no Wifi in the bus and the seats were uncomfortable for 8hrs journey. Also, the bus didn't stop for a lunch break although it started at 8.30am
Cons
Pricing
Florian
5.0
December 20, 2019Vacation
Pros
Calm and safety
Cons
Restroom Cleaning
Nasha
4.0
November 25, 2019Visiting family
Cons
WiFi

Is there an overnight bus from New York to Montreal?

Greyhound has an overnight bus from New York City that departs at 11:00 p.m. most nights, arriving into Montreal’s Central Station at about 6:50 a.m. the next morning. The bus is direct, with no transfers, and departs from Port Authority Bus station. Greyhound tickets for this route average about $68.

Is there a train from New York to Montreal?

The Amtrak Adirondack has 1 daily route from New York to Montreal. The total travel time is about 10 hours and 56 minutes, but the trip itself is known to be very scenic as it weaves through the Hudson Valley. The average price for these tickets are about $76, and the daily train departs around 8:00 a.m. Eastern. The route is direct, so you do not need to transfer.

What is the best way to get from New York to Montreal?

The best way to get from New York to Montreal is by bus. Although a flight would be significantly faster, tickets start at more than $200. And if you were to travel by train, there is only 1 route per day via the Amtrak Adirondack, with tickets costing about $76.

By bus, there are 16 daily routes provided by two bus companies: Greyhound and Adirondack Pool. A bus ticket through Greyhound averages $69, and a ticket through Adirondack Pool averages about $84. Even though train tickets and bus tickets are around the same price, traveling by bus gives you more departure time options. The bus can also be faster than the train — direct bus trips can get from New York City to Montreal in as little as 7 hours and 35 minutes.

How much does a bus ticket from New York to Montreal cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from New York to Montreal were $65.86.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from New York to Montreal is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 9 days out, tickets are on average $6.84 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from New York to Montreal?

The distance between New York and Montreal is approximately 331.81 miles, or 533.86 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 9 hours and 32 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 7 hours and 50 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from New York to Montreal?

The busiest time of the week for travel from New York to Montreal by bus is usually on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Thursday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from New York to Montreal?

On average there are 15 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from New York to Montreal, with an average of 11 trips per day and 234 monthly trips. 3 bus carriers serve the route from New York to Montreal. Of the 15 trips there are 5 trips that are direct connections to Montreal.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from New York to Montreal start at $70.00.

3 carriers offer New York to Montreal bus trips

Adirondack Pool

Book Adirondack Pool from New York to Montreal from $70.00. There are 2 trips per day offered by Adirondack Pool from New York to Montreal and you can expect on average to pay $76.27 for a Adirondack Pool ticket to Montreal. In New York, Adirondack Pool departs to Montreal from Port Authority Bus Station, In Montreal, Adirondack Pool arrives at Central Station - Gare d'autocars,

An average trip on Adirondack Pool from New York to Montreal takes 8 hours and 41 minutes, while the fastest available Adirondack Pool trip will get you to Montreal in 7 hours and 50 minutes,

On weekends, Adirondack Pool offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $76.65 for a weekend trip to Montreal.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
8h 41m
Avg. Price
$76.27

Adirondack Trailways

Book Adirondack Trailways from New York to Montreal from $63.00. Typically there is one Adirondack Trailways schedule per day from New York to Montreal and you can expect on average to pay $69.74 for a Adirondack Trailways ticket to Montreal. In New York, Adirondack Trailways departs to Montreal from 7-11 - Jd Foods, In Montreal, Adirondack Trailways arrives at Central Station - Gare d'autocars,

An average trip on Adirondack Trailways from New York to Montreal takes 10 hours and 47 minutes, while the fastest available Adirondack Trailways trip will get you to Montreal in 7 hours and 50 minutes,

On weekends, Adirondack Trailways offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $70.09 for a weekend trip to Montreal.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
10h 47m
Avg. Price
$69.74

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from New York to Montreal from $41.00. There are 11 trips per day offered by Greyhound from New York to Montreal and you can expect on average to pay $66.01 for a Greyhound ticket to Montreal. In New York, Greyhound departs to Montreal from Port Authority Bus Station and 2 other stations. In Montreal, Greyhound arrives at Central Station - Gare d'autocars and one other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from New York to Montreal takes 9 hours and 32 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Montreal in 7 hours and 50 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 14 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $67.78 for a weekend trip to Montreal.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
9h 32m
Avg. Price
$66.01

Plan your next adventure

There are 3 stations you could depart from, depending on the bus line you travel with. Most bus trips to Montreal will depart from these stations in New York:
  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway
  • 7-11 - Jd Foods
Buses arrive in Montreal at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Montreal for trips arriving from New York:
  • Central Station - Gare d'autocars
  • Bus Stop