There are 5 ways to get from Richmond Hill to University of Waterloo by train, bus, subway or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond Hill GO to Union Station Rh
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Kitchener VIA Rail

$36 - $83

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Bus  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond Hill Centre to Square One 40
  2. Take the bus from Square One to University of Waterloo 25

$18 - $24

3 alternative options

Bus, line 1 subway, line 200 bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Yonge / Major Mackenzie to Finch Go Bus Terminal Platform 2 99
  2. Take the line 1 subway from Finch Station - Southbound Platform to St Andrew Station - Northbound Platform 1
  3. Take the bus from Toronto, ON - University & Wellington to Kitchener, ON - 15 Charles Street West
  4. Take the line 200 bus from Charles Terminal to U.W. / Biology 200

$21 - $44

Line 32 bus, bus  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 32 bus from Yonge St. @ Steeles Ave. W. to Bramalea GO 32
  2. Take the bus from Bramalea GO to Kitchener Bus Terminal 30

$19 - $24

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Richmond Hill to University of Waterloo 73.3 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Richmond Hill to University of Waterloo. However, there are services departing from Yonge / Major Mackenzie and arriving at University of Waterloo via Richmond Hill Centre and Square One. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 2 min.

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The distance between Richmond Hill and University of Waterloo is 100 km. The road distance is 117.2 km.

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The best way to get from Richmond Hill to University of Waterloo without a car is to train which takes 3 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Richmond Hill to University of Waterloo, including transfers.

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Richmond Hill to University of Waterloo bus services, operated by GO Transit, depart from Richmond Hill Centre station.

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The best way to get from Richmond Hill to University of Waterloo is to train which takes 3 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 2 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Richmond Hill to University of Waterloo is 117 km. It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to drive from Richmond Hill to University of Waterloo.

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There are 48+ hotels available in University of Waterloo. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Richmond Hill to University of Waterloo.
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  • Distance: 62.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

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

You can take a train from Richmond Hill to University of Waterloo via Union Station, Toronto, Kitchener, Weber / Victoria, Water / King, Charles Terminal, and U.W. / Biology in around 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Richmond Hill to University of Waterloo via Richmond Hill Centre Platform 3, Richmond Hill Centre, Square One, and University of Waterloo in around 4 h 2 min.

Train operators
GO Transit
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Kitchener
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $110
Toronto Transit
Website
ttc.ca
Subway from Finch Station - Southbound Platform to St Andrew Station - Northbound Platform
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ttc.ca
Bus operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Richmond Hill Centre to Square One
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
GO Transit
Bus from Square One to University of Waterloo
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
GO Transit
Bus from Yonge St. @ Steeles Ave. W. to Bramalea GO
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
GO Transit
Bus from Bramalea GO to Kitchener Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
GO Transit
York Region Transit
Phone
+1 866-668-3978
Website
yrt.ca
Bus from Yonge / Major Mackenzie to Finch Go Bus Terminal Platform 2
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
yrt.ca
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON - University & Wellington to Kitchener, ON - 15 Charles Street West
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$13 - $28
Standard Fare
$22 - $35
Refundable
$25 - $40
Grand River Transit
Website
grt.ca
Bus from Charles Terminal to U.W. / Biology
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
grt.ca

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