There are 4 ways to get from Stratford to Hamilton by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford to Kitchener VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from Kitchener, ON to Hamilton GO Centre 4 stops / ...

$39 - $81

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Stratford Festival Theatre, 55, Queen Street, Stratford, Perth County, Ontario, Canada to InterContinental Toronto Centre Stratford Direct Bus
  2. Take the bus from Union Station Bus Terminal to Main St. W. @ Summers Ln. 16

$35 - $38

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford to London VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from London to Aldershot VIA Rail

$60 - $154

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Stratford to Hamilton 65.4 miles

$8 - $13

What companies run services between Stratford, ON, Canada and Hamilton, ON, Canada?

You can take a bus from Stratford to Hamilton via InterContinental Toronto Centre, Front St West At Simcoe St, Front St West At Bay St East Side, and Union Station Bus Terminal in around 3 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Stratford to Hamilton via Stratford, London, Aldershot, and Aldershot GO Bus in around 3 h 32 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Stratford to Kitchener
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$21 - $30
Economy
$24 - $35
Economy Plus
$40 - $60
Business
$30 - $50
Business Plus/Sleeper
$60 - $90
Train from Stratford to London
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $60
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$22 - $35
Economy
$25 - $35
Economy Plus
$40 - $60
Business
$35 - $50
Business Plus/Sleeper
$65 - $95
Train from London to Aldershot
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$27 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
Bus operators
Megabus CA
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Kitchener, ON to Hamilton GO Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
ca.megabus.com
Book at
ca.megabus.com
Stratford Festival Direct Bus
Phone
1-800-567-1600
Email
https://www.stratfordfestival.ca/AboutUs/ContactUs
Website
stratfordfestival.ca
Bus from Stratford Festival Theatre, 55, Queen Street, Stratford, Perth County, Ontario, Canada to InterContinental Toronto Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
stratfordfestival.ca
Book at
stratfordfestival.ca
GO Transit
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Union Station Bus Terminal to Main St. W. @ Summers Ln.
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
gotransit.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Stratford to Hamilton?

The distance between Stratford and Hamilton is 90 km. The road distance is 105 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Stratford to Hamilton?

The cheapest way to get from Stratford to Hamilton is to drive which costs $11 - $16 and takes 1 h 25 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Stratford to Hamilton?

The quickest way to get from Stratford to Hamilton is to drive which takes 1 h 25 min and costs $11 - $16.

Is there a direct bus between Stratford and Hamilton?

No, there is no direct bus from Stratford to Hamilton. However, there are services departing from Stratford Festival Theatre, 55, Queen Street, Stratford, Perth County, Ontario, Canada and arriving at Main St. W. @ Summers Ln. via Front St West At Simcoe St and Union Station Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 26 min.

How long does it take to get from Stratford to Hamilton?

It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to get from Stratford to Hamilton, including transfers.