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There are 4 ways to get from Barrie to Brantford by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Allandale Waterfront GO to Union Station Br
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Brantford VIA Rail

$44 - $92

Cheapest option

Bus via McMaster University  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Georgian College. to Vaughan Station. Allandale GO Station, Barrie Bus Terminal, Georgian College, Innisfil, Cookstown Tanger Mall, Major Mackenzie Carpool Lot, Vaughan Station, Finch Station
  2. Take the bus from York University to McMaster University 47

$16 - $22

2 alternative options

Bus Greyhound Canada  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Barrie to Toronto Ontc / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Brantford, ON 5517 / ...

$22 - $62

Drive  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Barrie to Brantford 114.6 miles

$15 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Barrie to Brantford is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 2 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barrie to Brantford is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 2 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barrie to Brantford. However, there are services departing from Barrie and arriving at Brantford, ON via Toronto, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Barrie to Brantford. However, there are services departing from Allandale Waterfront GO and arriving at Brantford via Toronto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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The distance between Barrie and Brantford is 149 km. The road distance is 183.4 km.

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The best way to get from Barrie to Brantford without a car is to train which takes 3 h 50 min and costs $55 - $130.

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It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Barrie to Brantford, including transfers.

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Barrie to Brantford bus services, operated by Ontario Northland, depart from Barrie station.

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Barrie to Brantford train services, operated by GO Transit, depart from Allandale Waterfront GO station.

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The best way to get from Barrie to Brantford is to train which takes 3 h 50 min and costs $55 - $130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $29 - $85 and takes 4 h 34 min.

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Map of how to get from Barrie to Brantford.
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  • Distance: 93 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 50 min

What companies run services between Barrie, ON, Canada and Brantford, ON, Canada?

You can take a train from Barrie to Brantford via Union Station and Toronto in around 3 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barrie to Brantford via Toronto and Toronto, ON in around 4 h 34 min.

Train operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Allandale Waterfront GO to Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
GO Transit
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Brantford
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$17 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
EconomyPlus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $75
Bus operators
Ontario Northland
Phone
+1 800-461-8558
Website
ontarionorthland.ca
Bus from Barrie to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $20
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Ontario Northland
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Barrie, ON to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$11 - $17
Online Fare
$12 - $26
Standard Fare
$20 - $29
Refundable
$23 - $35
Bus from Toronto, ON to Brantford, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $30
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$11 - $17
Online Fare
$13 - $27
Standard Fare
$21 - $30
Refundable
$24 - $35
SunridExpress
Phone
(+1)7052790349
Email
Sunridexpress.info@gmail.com
Website
sunridexpress.com
Bus from Georgian College. to Vaughan Station.
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
sunridexpress.com
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from York University to McMaster University
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
GO Transit

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Barrie to Brantford bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Brantford, ON station.

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Barrie to Brantford train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Brantford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barrie to Brantford is 183 km. It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to drive from Barrie to Brantford.

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There are 15+ hotels available in Brantford. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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