There are 9 ways to get from Montreal to Barrie by train, bus, car, plane or night bus

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

Train  •  7 h 49 min

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

$60 - $178

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus Canada  •  7 h 56 min

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

$46 - $77

7 alternative options

Bus Greyhound Canada  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON
  2. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON
  3. Take the bus from Toronto to Barrie

$53 - $189

Drive  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Barrie 387.3 miles

$50 - $75

Fly Montreal to Billy Bishop Toronto City, train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YUL - YTZ
  2. Take the train from Union Station to Allandale Waterfront GO

$104 - $366

Fly Montreal to Toronto, night bus  •  5 h 6 min

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

$101 - $337

Fly Montreal St. Hubert to Billy Bishop Toronto City, train  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Montreal St. Hubert (YHU) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YHU - YTZ
  2. Take the train from Union Station to Allandale Waterfront GO

$434 - $1,118

Train to Ottawa, fly to Billy Bishop Toronto City, train  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa
  2. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YOW - YTZ
  3. Take the train from Union Station to Allandale Waterfront GO

$132 - $427

Fly Montreal to Hamilton, train  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Hamilton (YHM) YUL - YHM
  2. Take the train from Aldershot to Toronto
  3. Take the train from Union Station to Allandale Waterfront GO

$143 - $700

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The cheapest way to get from Montreal to Barrie is to bus which costs $55 - $110 and takes 7 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Montreal to Barrie is to fly and night bus which costs $130 - $450 and takes 5 h 6 min.

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The distance between Montreal and Barrie is 494 km. The road distance is 619.7 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 49 min to get from Montreal to Barrie, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to Barrie. However, there are services departing from Montreal and arriving at Barrie via Toronto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Montreal to Barrie. However, there are services departing from Montréal and arriving at Allandale Waterfront GO via Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 49 min.

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The quickest flight from Montreal Airport to Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Montreal to Barrie.
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  • Distance: 308.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 49 min

What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and Barrie, ON, Canada?

You can take a train from Montreal to Barrie via Toronto and Union Station in around 7 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Montreal to Barrie via Toronto, ON and Toronto in around 7 h 56 min.

Airlines
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Montreal to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Billy Bishop Toronto City via La Macaza
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Ottawa to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Ottawa to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Montreal
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Hamilton
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Montreal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Montreal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $2,900
Pascan Aviation
Website
pascan.com
Flights from Montreal St. Hubert to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $75
Economy
$80 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$210 - $300
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
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 - $90
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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
gotransit.com
Bus operators
Megabus Canada
SunridExpress
Phone
(+1)7052790349
Email
Sunridexpress.info@gmail.com
Bus from Toronto to Barrie
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
sunridexpress.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 - $19
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Ontario Northland
Night bus from Yorkdale to Barrie
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Book at
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $29
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$11 - $16
Online Fare
$12 - $25
Standard Fare
$20 - $29
Refundable
$23 - $35
Bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $23
Online Fare
$19 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $50
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$45 - $65
Refundable
$50 - $75

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