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There are 11 ways to get from Chicago to Wasaga Beach by train, bus, shuttle, taxi, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Detroit
  2. Take the train from Windsor to Toronto Union Station
  3. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Allandale Waterfront GO

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Train, bus via Sarnia

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Port Huron Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Sarnia to Toronto Union Station
  3. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Allandale Waterfront GO
  4. Take the bus from Barrie, Allandale Waterfront Station to Wasaga Beach, 45th St South and Knox Rd

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Bus, shuttle, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to Detroit
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Windsor, ON - Holiday Inn Ambassador Bridge to Toronto, ON - Pearson International Airport
  3. Take the bus from Toronto Pearson International Airport to Shelburne, ON
  4. Take a taxi from Shelburne, ON to Wasaga Beach

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Buffalo Depew Station
  2. Take the train from Buffalo to Toronto Union Station
  3. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Allandale Waterfront GO
  4. Take the bus from Barrie, Allandale Waterfront Station to Wasaga Beach, 25 - 45th St South

Drive

  1. Drive from Chicago to Wasaga Beach

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Toronto, train, bus

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Toronto (YYZ)
  2. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Allandale Waterfront GO
  3. Take the bus from Barrie, Allandale Waterfront Station to Wasaga Beach, 45th St South and Knox Rd

Fly Chicago Midway to Billy Bishop Toronto City, train, bus

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ)
  2. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Allandale Waterfront GO
  3. Take the bus from Barrie, Allandale Waterfront Station to Wasaga Beach, 45th St South and Knox Rd

Fly Chicago Midway to Toronto, train, bus

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Toronto (YYZ)
  2. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Allandale Waterfront GO
  3. Take the bus from Barrie, Allandale Waterfront Station to Wasaga Beach, 45th St South and Knox Rd

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo, shuttle, train, bus

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Buffalo (BUF)
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Buffalo Airport to Toronto Airport
  3. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Allandale Waterfront GO
  4. Take the bus from Barrie, Allandale Waterfront Station to Wasaga Beach, 45th St South and Knox Rd

Fly Chicago Midway to Buffalo, shuttle, train, bus

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Buffalo (BUF)
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Buffalo Airport to Toronto Airport
  3. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Allandale Waterfront GO
  4. Take the bus from Barrie, Allandale Waterfront Station to Wasaga Beach, 45th St South and Knox Rd

Train to Milwaukee, fly to Toronto, train, bus

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee
  2. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Toronto (YYZ)
  3. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Allandale Waterfront GO
  4. Take the bus from Barrie, Allandale Waterfront Station to Wasaga Beach, 45th St South and Knox Rd
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days prior for all arrivals by land or air 5 years of age or older
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Wasaga Beach is 1-833-784-4397.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Wasaga Beach is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Wasaga Beach is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Wasaga Beach is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 9h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Wasaga Beach is to fly and train and bus which costs $160 - $240 and takes 9h 21m.

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The distance between Chicago and Wasaga Beach is 683 km. The road distance is 891.5 km.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Wasaga Beach without a car is to bus and shuttle and taxi which takes 16h 40m and costs $240 - $310.

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It takes approximately 13h 48m to get from Chicago to Wasaga Beach, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Toronto Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Wasaga Beach is 1h ahead of Chicago. It is currently 11:46 PM in Chicago and 12:46 AM in Wasaga Beach.

Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Wasaga Beach is 891 km. It takes approximately 9h 59m to drive from Chicago to Wasaga Beach.

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American Airlines, Delta, United Airlines and Air Canada offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Toronto Airport.

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  • Distance: 682.9 km
  • Duration: 13h 48m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Wasaga Beach, ON, Canada?

You can take a train from Chicago to Wasaga Beach via Detroit, Windsor, Toronto Union Station, and Allandale Waterfront GO in around 13h 48m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toronto via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toronto via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $460
Flights from Chicago Midway to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Milwaukee to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Milwaukee to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toronto via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $460
Flights from Chicago Midway to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Milwaukee to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Milwaukee to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $370
Flights from Chicago Midway to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $500
Flights from Chicago Midway to Toronto via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Toronto via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $460
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $290
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Milwaukee to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $430
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Premium
$280 - $390
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Business Seat
$95 - $140
Train from Chicago Union Station to Port Huron Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
6h 31m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Premium
$280 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Seat
$100 - $160
Train from Chicago Union Station to Buffalo Depew Station
Ave. Duration
10h 16m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Premium
$330 - $450
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Business Seat
$160 - $230
Train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$240 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $70
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Windsor to Toronto Union Station
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $180
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$50 - $70
Business
$110 - $150
Economy
$80 - $95
EconomyPlus
$120 - $180
Train from Sarnia to Toronto Union Station
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $150
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$40 - $60
Business
$100 - $130
Economy
$70 - $80
EconomyPlus
$100 - $150
Train from Buffalo to Toronto Union Station
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$30 - $50
Business
$90 - $105
Economy
$59 - $63
EconomyPlus
$75 - $110
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Toronto Union Station to Allandale Waterfront GO
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
GO Transit
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago to Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $110
Robert Q Airbus
Phone
(519) 679-2707
Email
courier@robertq.com
Website
robertq.com
Shuttle from Windsor, ON - Holiday Inn Ambassador Bridge to Toronto, ON - Pearson International Airport
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$68
Schedules at
reservation.robertq.com
Grey-Bruce Airbus
Phone
1-800-361-0393
Email
info@greybruceairbus.com
Website
greybruceairbus.com
Bus from Toronto Pearson International Airport to Shelburne, ON
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
greybruceairbus.com
Book at
greybruce.betterez.com
Simcoe County Transit
Phone
1-800-263-3199
Email
transit@simcoe.ca
Website
simcoe.ca
Bus from Barrie, Allandale Waterfront Station to Wasaga Beach, 45th St South and Knox Rd
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
simcoe.ca
Bus from Barrie, Allandale Waterfront Station to Wasaga Beach, 25 - 45th St South
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
simcoe.ca
Niagara Airbus
Other operators
Taxi from Shelburne, ON to Wasaga Beach
Ave. Duration
1h
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Orangeville Taxi
Phone
+1 519 941 8000
Website
orangevilletaxi-limo.com
Dufferin County Taxi
Phone
+1 519 938 9393
Call A Cab
Phone
+1 519 942 3200
New Tecumseth Taxi
Phone
+1 705 434 4884
Alliston Yellow Taxi
Phone
+1 705 434 2334
Alliston Royal Cab
Phone
+1 705 434 9797
Website
allistonroyalcabtaxi.com

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