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Overview: Train from Boston to Toronto

distanceDistance431 miles (695 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersAmtrak Northeast Regional

Trains from Boston to Toronto cover the 431 miles (695 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 4 min with our travel partners like Amtrak Northeast Regional. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available.

Train companies: Amtrak from Boston to Toronto trains

You can travel by train between Boston and Toronto with Amtrak. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.


Amtrak is the main train company in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak trains running daily, you can travel by train across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela train for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveler’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your train journey to Toronto from Boston, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Boston to Toronto train information with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 24 h 57 min
  • Amtrak frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Boston to Toronto

Travel by train to Toronto easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Boston to Toronto.

Travel between Boston, USA and Toronto, Canada by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Canada from USA?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United States

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Canada from Boston?

Conditions of entry:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers are required to submit their travel plan and proof of vaccination using ArriveCAN app prior to arrival
  • Unvaccinated Canadian citizens and residents are permitted to to enter Canada but must self-quarantine for 14 days
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers

What are the safety rules to follow in Toronto, Canada?

All travelers in Canada must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 8/9/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Toronto from Boston as this information can change.

Return travel from Canada to USA is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Boston from Toronto?

Entry into USA is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Canada

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in USA from Toronto?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 5 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Vaccinated travellers are recommended to get tested with a viral test 3-5 days after travel; self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms; isolate and get tested if symptoms develop

What are the safety rules to follow in Boston, USA?

The government of USA has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

Last checked on 8/3/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Boston from Toronto.

The distance between Boston and Toronto by train is approximately 431 miles (695 km).
On average the Boston to Toronto train travel time is 5 h 4 min  for the 431 miles (695 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
Take the Boston to Toronto train with Amtrak Northeast Regional. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey to Toronto from Boston as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there is 1 train a day from Boston to Toronto. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this journey departs from Boston at 9: 30 PM. The last train leaves from Boston at 9: 30 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Boston to Toronto and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

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