There are 3 ways to get from Toronto to Barrie by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  1h 30m

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

$12 - $45

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Train  •  1h 40m

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

$15 - $22

Drive  •  1h 13m

  1. Drive from Toronto to Barrie 95.7 km

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Barrie is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Barrie is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1h 13m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Toronto and arriving at Barrie. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 30m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Union Station station and arriving at Allandale Waterfront GO. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1h 40m.

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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 1h 30m and costs $12 - $45.

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The bus from Toronto to Barrie takes 1h 30m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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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, depart from Union Station.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Barrie is to bus which takes 1h 30m and costs $12 - $45. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $15 - $22 and takes 1h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Barrie.
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  • Distance: 86.1 km
  • Duration: 1h 30m

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 $17 - $25 and the journey takes 1h 30m. Greyhound Canada also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, GO Transit operates a train from Union Station to Allandale Waterfront GO twice daily. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 1h 40m.

Train operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Union Station to Allandale Waterfront GO
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
GO Transit
Bus operators
Ontario Northland
Phone
+1 800-461-8558
Website
ontarionorthland.ca
Bus from Toronto to Barrie
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
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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
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
International
$45 - $65
Online Fare
$12 - $18
Advanced Purchase
$20 - $29
Standard Fare
$25 - $29
Refundable
$35 - $38

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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 1h 13m to drive from Toronto to Barrie.

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