There are 4 ways to get from Kingston to Barrie by bus, train, car, plane or night bus

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Bus  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Kingston, ON to Toronto, ON 3 stops / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto to Barrie Ontc / ...

$31 - $63

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Train  •  5 h 20 min

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

$41 - $125

Drive  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Kingston to Barrie 214.1 miles

$28 - $45

Fly, night bus  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Kingston (YGK) to Toronto (YYZ) YGK - YYZ
  2. Take the night bus from Yorkdale to Barrie

$113 - $399

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The cheapest way to get from Kingston to Barrie is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 3 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kingston to Barrie is to fly and night bus which costs $140 - $550 and takes 3 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kingston to Barrie. However, there are services departing from Kingston, ON and arriving at Barrie via Toronto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 19 min.

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The distance between Kingston and Barrie is 254 km. The road distance is 342.5 km.

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The best way to get from Kingston to Barrie without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 19 min and costs $40 - $85.

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It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to get from Kingston to Barrie, including transfers.

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Kingston to Barrie bus services, operated by Megabus Canada, depart from Kingston, ON station.

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The best way to get from Kingston to Barrie is to bus which takes 5 h 19 min and costs $40 - $85. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $50 - $170 and takes 5 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Kingston Airport to Toronto Airport is the direct flight which takes 59 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Kingston to Barrie.
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  • Distance: 158.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 19 min

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

You can take a bus from Kingston to Barrie via Toronto, ON and Toronto in around 5 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kingston to Barrie via Old Mill Road, Kingston, Toronto, and Union Station in around 5 h 20 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Kingston to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Kingston to Toronto
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $50
Economy
$50 - $70
Economy Plus
$75 - $110
Business
$70 - $100
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $180
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
Megabus Canada
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
Night bus from Yorkdale to Barrie
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $18
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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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Yes, the driving distance between Kingston to Barrie is 343 km. It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to drive from Kingston to Barrie.

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Air Canada offers flights from Kingston Airport to Toronto Airport.

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There are 41+ hotels available in Barrie. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kingston to Kingston Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs $24 - $29.

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