Travel from New Orleans to Toronto

Bus
$128
1d 10h 58min
194 lb of CO2
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Train
$278
1d 10h 6min
379 lb of CO2
Flight
$387
7h 35min
682 lb of CO2

New Orleans to Toronto Flights

There are 1 airports — MSY — that make sense to fly out of from New Orleans and 2 airports — YTZ, YYZ — to access Toronto. The best deals are usually found by flying out of MSY.

Out of the 4 total modes of travel to Toronto from New Orleans, a flight is the quickest method.
Drive
$151
18h 54min
214 lb of CO2

Drive from New Orleans to Toronto

It's 1115 miles between New Orleans to Toronto. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 54min and 19h 51min from New Orleans to Toronto under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 48min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Toronto by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $150.

What is the best way to travel from New Orleans to Toronto?

Because Toronto is so far away from New Orleans, we recommend simply booking a flight. Other options to Toronto do exist, but going by plane will save you valuable time. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from New Orleans to Toronto?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are bus, train, flight or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

New Orleans to Toronto Ontario - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from New Orleans to Toronto. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Toronto is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the New Orleans/Toronto buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from New Orleans is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between New Orleans LA and Toronto during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from New Orleans to Toronto? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Toronto traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Toronto is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from New Orleans to Toronto?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from New Orleans to Toronto is by bus. The bus costs $128 roughly and will take 1 day 10 hours 58 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from New Orleans to Toronto?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between New Orleans area and Toronto, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 10 hours 46 minutes. We recommend catching the train at NOL New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal, which is about 1 miles from New Orleans. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at NYP New York City.

How long does it take from New Orleans to Toronto by car?

The total distance between New Orleans and Toronto is 1115 miles and will take you about 18 hours 54 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $151.

New Orleans to Toronto Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $128
Fastest Way Flight — 7h 35min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 166 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — bus, train, flight and by car
Distance 1,115 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak

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Amtrak from New Orleans to Toronto
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