Toronto to LGA Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $40
Fastest Way Flight — 1h 30min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 55 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — flight, train, bus and by car
Distance 348 miles
Travel Companies Greyhound, Amtrak, Air Canada, WestJet, Multiple Airlines
$125 · 1h 30min · 355 lb of CO2
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Toronto airport Flights

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

Air Canada, WestJet operate flights which can help you travel from Toronto to LGA.

The cheapest way by air is via WestJet and flies from Lester B Pearson Intl (YYZ) to La Guardia (LGA). WestJet flies from Lester B Pearson Intl (YYZ) to La Guardia (LGA) and is the quickest flight to get you from Toronto to LGA.Out of the 4 total modes of travel to LGA from Toronto, a flight is the quickest method.
$79 · 7h 45min · 86 lb of CO2
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$40 · 12h 15min · 83 lb of CO2
Toronto to Queens Village
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$47 · 6h 7min · 70 lb of CO2
Toronto to LGA

Drive from Toronto airport

It's 348 miles between Toronto to LGA. On a typical day, it might take between 6h 7min and 6h 26min from Toronto to LGA under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 6h 44min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to LGA 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 $46.

What is the best way to travel from Toronto to LGA?

The are 13 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Toronto to LGA. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the bus out of Toronto towards New York, as it is the cheapest to LGA. It's common to find tickets for as low as $40. Greyhound operates from Toronto to LGA, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Toronto to LGA?

On your trip from Toronto to LGA, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train. Shuttle service may be available to LGA. If you're traveling with a large group, you should probably take a shuttle as it will reduce the price per person. Alternatively, there are shared shuttle services available. With this option, you'll want to book as soon as possible to allow the shuttle service enough time to coordinate your pickup and dropoff.

Is the train or the bus better from Toronto to LGA New York?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Toronto to LGA. 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 LGA is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Toronto/LGA buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Toronto 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 Toronto Ontario and LGA 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 Toronto to LGA? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of LGA 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 LGA 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 Toronto to LGA?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Toronto to LGA is by bus. The bus costs $40 roughly and will take 12 hours 15 minutes.

How much does Amtrak cost from Toronto to LGA?

Amtrak costs about $80 between Toronto and LGA. In total, the train will take roughly 7 hours 50 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at TWO Toronto Union Station, which is 5 miles from Toronto. Further, once you arrive at NYP New York Penn Station or you will still have 7 miles to LGA.

How long does it take from Toronto to LGA by car?

The total distance between Toronto and LGA is 348 miles and will take you about 6 hours 7 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $47.

Travel companies on this route

Greyhound Greyhound from Toronto to LGA
Useful Links Greyhound Contact Page Greyhound Bustracker Website
Customer Service1-214-849-8966
Customer Service Español1-800-531-5332
Amtrak Amtrak from Toronto to LGA
Useful Links Map Coverage Schedule Pet Policy Website
Customer Service and Reservations1-800-872-7245
International Visitors215-856-7952
Group Travel Requests1-800-872-1477
Air Canada Air Canada from Toronto to LGA
WestJet WestJet from Toronto to LGA