There are 4 ways to get from St. Catharines to Barrie by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from St. Catharines, ON - Bus Terminal to Toronto, ON 4 stops / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto to Barrie Ontc / ...

$23 - $59

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Bus, train  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from St. Catharines, ON - Bus Terminal to Toronto, ON 4 stops / ...
  2. Take the train from Union Station to Allandale Waterfront GO Br

$24 - $46

Train  •  5 h 26 min

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

$41 - $96

Drive  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Drive from St. Catharines to Barrie 118.3 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from St. Catharines to Barrie is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 2 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from St. Catharines to Barrie is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 2 h 11 min.

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The distance between St. Catharines and Barrie is 141 km. The road distance is 189.3 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from St. Catharines to Barrie, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from St. Catharines to Barrie. However, there are services departing from St. Catharines, ON - Bus Terminal and arriving at Barrie via Toronto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 44 min.

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What companies run services between St. Catharines, ON, Canada and Barrie, ON, Canada?

You can take a bus from St. Catharines to Barrie via Toronto, ON and Toronto in around 3 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from St. Catharines to Barrie via Grimsby, On, Grimsby, Toronto, and Union Station in around 5 h 26 min.

Train operators
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
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Grimsby to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $65
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$23 - $35
Economy
$29 - $40
Economy Plus
$45 - $65
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$75 - $110
Bus operators
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from St. Catharines, ON - Bus Terminal to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
ca.megabus.com
Book at
ca.megabus.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from St Catharines, ON to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$13 - $27
Standard Fare
$21 - $35
Refundable
$25 - $40
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
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

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