The driving time from New York, New York to Toronto, Ontario is:

7 hours, 55 minutes

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Average driving speed: 61.8 mph
Kilometers per hour: 99.5 km/h
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Driving time from New York, NY to Toronto, Canada

How long is the drive from New York, NY to Toronto, Canada? The total driving time is 7 hours, 55 minutes.

Your trip begins in New York, New York. It ends in Toronto, Canada.

If you're planning a road trip, you might be interested in seeing the total driving distance from New York, NY to Toronto, Canada.

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A trip from New York to Toronto is not complete if you don’t break your journey and stop at Niagara Falls. View Niagara Falls at the Niagara Falls State Park (US side of the park) before going to the Canadian side of Niagara Falls. The Horseshoe Falls is one of the world’s most famous waterfalls, located at Niagara Falls Canada. This natural wonder pours over 150,000 gallons of water per second.

Besides the helicopter rides, Niagara SkyWheel (on climate controlled gondolas) and Maid of the Mist experiences, you can have a bird’s-eye view of Niagara Falls and the surrounding areas from:

Queenston Heights Park
Beamer Memorial Conservation Area
Mountainview Conservation Area
Woodend Conservation Area

Or take a detour to The Wine Route, Niagara’s South Coast Arts and Culture Route or The Greater Niagara Circle Route. Find out more at

Note: If you plan on using a rental car to drive from New York to Toronto you may want to check with the rental company the price and restrictions. Alamo, Avis, Enterprise and National are some of the car rental companies that offer rental cars from New York to Toronto.

New York, New York

City: New York
State: New York
Country: United States
Category: cities

Toronto, Ontario

City: Toronto
Province: Ontario
Country: Canada
Category: cities

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