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There are 4 ways to get from Newmarket to University of Waterloo by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  4h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Yonge St / Eagle St to Richmond Hill Centre Platform 3 098099 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bramalea GO Bus to Weber St. W. @ Victoria St. N. 30

$23 - $30

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Train  •  4h 32m

  1. Take the train from Newmarket GO to Toronto Union Station Br
  2. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Kitchener GO Ki / ...

$25 - $89

Bus via Mississauga  •  4h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Yonge St / Eagle St to Richmond Hill Centre Platform 3
  2. Take the bus from Richmond Hill Centre to Square One 40 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Square One to University of Waterloo 25

$25 - $34

Drive  •  1h 45m

  1. Drive from Newmarket to University of Waterloo 145 km

$15 - $22

Newmarket to University of Waterloo by bus, walk and tram

The journey time between Newmarket and University of Waterloo is around 3h 49m and covers a distance of around 145 km. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 48m. Operated by York Region Transit, GO Transit and Grand River Transit, the Newmarket to University of Waterloo service departs from Yonge St / Eagle St and arrives in University of Waterloo. Typically 85 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 49m
Fastest journey time:
2h 48m
Services per week:
85
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
17 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:06
Last service departs at:
22:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Newmarket to University of Waterloo bus, walk and tram schedules

Departing Monday, June 21, 2021

Newmarket → University of Waterloo
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The most affordable way to get from Newmarket to University of Waterloo is to drive, which costs $15 - $22 and takes 1h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Newmarket to University of Waterloo is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 1h 45m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newmarket to University of Waterloo. However, there are services departing from Yonge St / Eagle St and arriving at University of Waterloo via Richmond Hill Centre and Square One. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 34m.

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No, there is no direct train from Newmarket to University of Waterloo station. However, there are services departing from Newmarket GO and arriving at University Of Waterloo Station via Toronto Union Station and Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 32m.

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The distance between Newmarket and University of Waterloo is 108 km. The road distance is 145 km.

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The best way to get from Newmarket to University of Waterloo without a car is to bus which takes 4h 19m and costs $23 - $30.

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It takes approximately 4h 19m to get from Newmarket to University of Waterloo, including transfers.

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Newmarket to University of Waterloo bus services, operated by York Region Transit, depart from Yonge St / Eagle St station.

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Newmarket to University of Waterloo train services, operated by GO Transit, depart from Newmarket GO station.

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The best way to get from Newmarket to University of Waterloo is to bus which takes 4h 19m and costs $23 - $30. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $25 - $90 and takes 4h 32m.

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Map of how to get from Newmarket to University of Waterloo.
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  • Distance: 107.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 19m

What companies run services between Newmarket, ON, Canada and University of Waterloo, ON, Canada?

You can take a bus from Newmarket to University of Waterloo via Richmond Hill Centre, Bramalea GO Bus, Weber St. W. @ Victoria St. N., Central Station, and University Of Waterloo Station in around 4h 19m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Newmarket to University of Waterloo via Toronto Union Station, Kitchener GO, Central Station, and University Of Waterloo Station in around 4h 32m.

Train operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Newmarket GO to Toronto Union Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
GO Transit
Train from Toronto Union Station to Kitchener GO
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
GO Transit
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto Union Station to Kitchener
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$22 - $40
Business
$82 - $84
Economy
$48 - $49
EconomyPlus
$50 - $75
Bus operators
York Region Transit
Phone
+1 866-668-3978
Website
yrt.ca
Bus from Yonge St / Eagle St to Richmond Hill Centre Platform 3
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
York Region Transit
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Bramalea GO Bus to Weber St. W. @ Victoria St. N.
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
GO Transit
Bus from Richmond Hill Centre to Square One
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
GO Transit
Bus from Square One to University of Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
GO Transit

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Newmarket to University of Waterloo bus services, operated by GO Transit, arrive at University of Waterloo station.

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Newmarket to University of Waterloo train services, operated by GO Transit, arrive at Kitchener GO station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newmarket to University of Waterloo is 145 km. It takes approximately 1h 45m to drive from Newmarket to University of Waterloo.

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