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

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 40 min

  1. VIA Rail
  2. Br

$61 - $179

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus CA  •  8 h 9 min

  1. 3 stops / ...
  2. Ontc / ...

$46 - $77

7 alternative options

Bus Greyhound Canada  •  11 h 20 min

$53 - $189

Drive  •  7 h 1 min

  1. 387.3 miles

$50 - $75

Fly Montreal to Toronto Island, train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. YUL - YTZ

$104 - $367

Fly Montreal to Toronto, bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. YUL - YYZ

$101 - $338

Fly Montreal St. Hubert to Toronto Island, train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. YHU - YTZ

$435 - $1,119

Train to Ottawa, fly to Toronto Island, train  •  7 h 48 min

  1. YOW - YTZ

$132 - $428

Train to Ottawa, fly to Toronto, bus  •  7 h 24 min

  1. YOW - YYZ

$144 - $419

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 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Montreal to Barrie via Toronto, ON and Toronto in around 8 h 9 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Montreal to Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Toronto Island via La Macaza
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Montreal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $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 Toronto Island
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
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $75
Economy
$85 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$220 - $310
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
GO Transit
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 CA
Ontario Northland
Phone
+1 800-461-8558
Website
ontarionorthland.ca
Bus from Toronto to Barrie
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Book at
Ontario Northland
Bus from Yorkdale to Barrie
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $29
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$11 - $17
Online Fare
$12 - $26
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 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $24
Online Fare
$19 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $45
Refundable
$30 - $50
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Montreal and Barrie is 494 km. The road distance is 620 km.

The cheapest way to get from Montreal to Barrie is to bus which costs $55 - $100 and takes 8 h 9 min.

The quickest way to get from Montreal to Barrie is to fly and bus which takes 5 h 11 min and costs $130 - $440.

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 40 min.

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 8 h 9 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 40 min to get from Montreal to Barrie, including transfers.