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

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Bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamilton GO Centre Bus to Union Station Bus Terminal 16 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto to Barrie Ontc / ...

$22 - $47

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Bus, train  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamilton GO Centre Bus to Union Station Bus Terminal 16 / ...
  2. Take the train from Union Station to Allandale Waterfront GO Br

$17 - $22

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 49 min

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

$34 - $78

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Hamilton to Barrie 92.8 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Hamilton to Barrie is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamilton to Barrie is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hamilton to Barrie. However, there are services departing from Hamilton GO Centre Bus and arriving at Barrie via Bay St At Front St West and Toronto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 44 min.

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The distance between Hamilton and Barrie is 129 km. The road distance is 148.6 km.

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The best way to get from Hamilton to Barrie without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 44 min and costs $28 - $65.

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Hamilton to Barrie, including transfers.

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Hamilton to Barrie bus services, operated by GO Transit, depart from Hamilton GO Centre Bus station.

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The best way to get from Hamilton to Barrie is to bus which takes 3 h 44 min and costs $28 - $65. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $40 - $110 and takes 3 h 49 min.

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Hamilton to Barrie bus services, operated by Ontario Northland, arrive at Barrie station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hamilton to Barrie is 149 km. It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to drive from Hamilton to Barrie.

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  • Distance: 80.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 44 min

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

You can take a bus from Hamilton to Barrie via Union Station Bus Terminal, Bay St At Front St West, Bay St At Dundas St West, and Toronto in around 3 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hamilton to Barrie via Aldershot GO Bus, Aldershot, Toronto, and Union Station in around 3 h 49 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Aldershot to Toronto
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$21 - $30
Economy
$25 - $35
Economy Plus
$40 - $60
Business
$35 - $50
Business Plus/Sleeper
$65 - $95
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Union Station to Allandale Waterfront GO
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
gotransit.com
Bus operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Hamilton GO Centre Bus to Union Station Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
gotransit.com
Ontario Northland
Phone
+1 800-461-8558
Website
ontarionorthland.ca
Bus from Toronto to Barrie
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
5 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 Toronto, ON to Barrie, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$11 - $17
Online Fare
$12 - $26
Standard Fare
$20 - $29
Refundable
$23 - $35

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