There are 4 ways to get from Toronto to Barrie by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto to Barrie Ontc / ...

$11 - $35

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Train  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Union Station to Allandale Waterfront GO Br

$9 - $13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Toronto to Barrie 59.8 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Toronto to Barrie 59.8 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Barrie is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Barrie is to taxi which costs $180 - $230 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Toronto and arriving at Barrie. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Union Station station and arriving at Allandale Waterfront GO. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

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The distance between Toronto and Barrie is 86 km. The road distance is 95.7 km.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Barrie without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 29 min and costs $14 - $45.

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The bus from Toronto to Barrie takes 1 h 29 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Toronto to Barrie bus services, operated by Ontario Northland, depart from Toronto station.

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Toronto to Barrie train services, operated by GO Transit, arrive at Union Station.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Barrie is to bus which takes 1 h 29 min and costs $14 - $45. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $12 - $17 and takes 1 h 46 min.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Barrie.
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  • Distance: 53.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Barrie, ON, Canada?

Ontario Northland operates a bus from Toronto to Barrie 5 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 1 h 29 min. Greyhound Canada also services this route 4 times a week. Alternatively, GO Transit operates a train from Toronto to Barrie every 4 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 46 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
Bus operators
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
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
4 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$11 - $17
Online Fare
$12 - $26
Standard Fare
$20 - $29
Refundable
$23 - $35
Other operators
Taxi from Toronto to Barrie
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
City Taxi
Phone
+1 416-740-2222
Website
citytaxitoronto.com
Co-op Cabs
Phone
+1 416-504-2667
Website
co-opcabs.com
Beck Taxi
Phone
+1 416-751-5555
Website
becktaxi.com

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Toronto to Barrie bus services, operated by Ontario Northland, arrive at Barrie station.

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Toronto to Barrie train services, operated by GO Transit, arrive at Allandale Waterfront GO station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Barrie is 96 km. It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to drive from Toronto to Barrie.

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