There are 3 ways to get from Toronto to Essa Road by bus, train or car
Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.
Take the bus from Toronto to Barrie
Take the bus from Downtown Barrie Terminal to Essa at Mapleview
Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Allandale Waterfront GO
Drive from Toronto to Essa Road
Toronto to Essa Road by bus
The bus journey time between Toronto and Essa Road is around 2h 21m and covers a distance of around 109 km. This includes an average layover time of around 16 min. The fastest bus normally takes 2h 10m. Operated by Ontario Northland and Barrie Transit, the Toronto to Essa Road bus service departs from Toronto and arrives in Essa at Mapleview. Typically 29 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
Average bus journey times
Bus route information
First and last buses
The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Toronto to Essa Road bus schedules
Departing Thursday, September 23, 2021
Departing Friday, September 24, 2021
Departing Saturday, September 25, 2021
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Essa Road is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1h 8m.
The quickest way to get from Toronto to Essa Road is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1h 8m.
No, there is no direct bus from Toronto to Essa Road. However, there are services departing from Toronto and arriving at Essa at Mapleview via Downtown Barrie Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 14m.
The distance between Toronto and Essa Road is 80 km. The road distance is 90 km.
The best way to get from Toronto to Essa Road without a car is to bus which takes 2h 14m and costs $19 - $30.
It takes approximately 2h 14m to get from Toronto to Essa Road, including transfers.
Toronto to Essa Road bus services, operated by Ontario Northland, depart from Toronto station.
The best way to get from Toronto to Essa Road is to bus which takes 2h 14m and costs $19 - $30. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $15 - $25 and takes 2h 16m.
Toronto to Essa Road bus services, operated by Barrie Transit, arrive at Essa at Mapleview station.
Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Essa Road is 90 km. It takes approximately 1h 8m to drive from Toronto to Essa Road.
What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Essa Road, ON, Canada?
You can take a bus from Toronto to Essa Road via Barrie and Downtown Barrie Terminal in around 2h 14m. Alternatively, GO Transit operates a train from Toronto Union Station to Allandale Waterfront GO every 3 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $21 and the journey takes 1h 41m.
Train from Toronto Union Station to Allandale Waterfront GO
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 41m
- Every 3 hours
- Estimated price
- $15 - $21
- GO Transit
Bus from Toronto to Barrie
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 30m
- 4 times a day
- Estimated price
- $19 - $26
- Book at
- Ontario Northland
- $19 - $22
- $22 - $26
Want to know more about travelling around the world?
Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Travelling around the UAE, Why you should take the train in the US and Train travel in France: A guide to SNCF - to help you get the most out of your next trip.
More Questions & Answers
There are 20+ hotels available in Essa Road. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.