There are 5 ways to get from Barrie to Waterloo by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus via Bramalea GO  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Barrie, ON to Yorkdale Bus Terminal North Bay / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bramalea GO to Kitchener Bus Terminal 30

$23 - $31

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Barrie, ON to Yorkdale Bus Terminal North Bay / ...
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Kitchener VIA Rail

$41 - $91

Train  •  3 h 56 min

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

$34 - $83

Bus Greyhound Canada  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Barrie, ON to Toronto Coach Terminal North Bay / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Kitchener, ON 5637 / ...

$27 - $67

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Barrie to Waterloo 107.7 miles

$14 - $21

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

You can take a bus from Barrie to Waterloo via Yorkdale Bus Terminal and Bramalea GO in around 3 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barrie to Waterloo via Union Station and Toronto in around 3 h 56 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Kitchener
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $110
GO Transit
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
Schedules at
gotransit.com
Bus operators
Ontario Northland
Phone
+1 800-461-8558
Website
ontarionorthland.ca
Bus from Barrie, ON to Yorkdale Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Book at
Ontario Northland
Bus from Barrie, ON to Toronto Coach Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Book at
Ontario Northland
GO Transit
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Bramalea GO to Kitchener Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
gotransit.com
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 - $29
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$11 - $17
Online Fare
$12 - $26
Standard Fare
$20 - $29
Refundable
$24 - $35
Bus from Toronto, ON to Kitchener, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$13 - $27
Standard Fare
$21 - $35
Refundable
$25 - $40

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Barrie and Waterloo is 124 km. The road distance is 172 km.

The cheapest way to get from Barrie to Waterloo is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 2 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Barrie to Waterloo is to drive which takes 2 h 2 min and costs $18 - $27.

No, there is no direct train from Barrie to Waterloo. However, there are services departing from Allandale Waterfront GO and arriving at Kitchener via Toronto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 56 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Barrie to Waterloo. However, there are services departing from Barrie, ON and arriving at Kitchener Bus Terminal via Yorkdale Bus Terminal and Bramalea GO. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 41 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Barrie to Waterloo, including transfers.