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There are 5 ways to get from Toronto to McMaster University by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Union Station Bus Terminal to Main St. W. @ Paisley Ave. S. 18 / ...

4 alternative options

Train  •  2h 2m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Aldershot GO Lw / ...

Train, line 1 bus  •  2h 4m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Burlington GO Lw
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Fairview At Burlington Go to King At James 1

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Toronto to McMaster University 68.6 km

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Toronto to McMaster University 68.6 km

Toronto to McMaster University by bus and walk

The journey time between Toronto and McMaster University is around 1h 1m and covers a distance of around 68 km. Operated by GO Transit, the Toronto to McMaster University service departs from Union Station Bus Terminal and arrives in McMaster University. Typically 143 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

143 Weekly Services
1h 1m Average Duration
$10 Cheapest Price
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Toronto → McMaster University
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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to McMaster University is to bus which costs $10 - $14 and takes 1h 1m.

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The fastest way to get from Toronto to McMaster University is to taxi. Taking this option will cost $170 - $210 and takes 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Union Station Bus Terminal station and arriving at Main St. W. @ Paisley Ave. S.. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between Toronto and McMaster University is 62 km. The road distance is 68.6 km.

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The best way to get from Toronto to McMaster University without a car is to bus which takes 1h 1m and costs $10 - $14.

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The bus from Union Station Bus Terminal to Main St. W. @ Paisley Ave. S. takes 47 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Toronto to McMaster University bus services, operated by GO Transit, depart from Union Station Bus Terminal.

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The best way to get from Toronto to McMaster University is to bus which takes 1h 1m and costs $10 - $14. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $15 - $65 and takes 2h 2m.

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Toronto to McMaster University bus services, operated by GO Transit, arrive at Main St. W. @ Paisley Ave. S. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to McMaster University is 69 km. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Toronto to McMaster University.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to McMaster University.
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  • Distance: 61.6 km
  • Duration: 1h 1m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and McMaster University, ON, Canada?

GO Transit operates a bus from Union Station Bus Terminal to Main St. W. @ Paisley Ave. S. hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 47 min. Alternatively, GO Transit operates a train from Toronto Union Station to Aldershot GO every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 1h 6m. VIA Rail also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Toronto Union Station to Aldershot GO
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
GO Transit
Train from Toronto Union Station to Burlington GO
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
GO Transit
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto Union Station to Aldershot
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$17 - $30
Business
$74 - $77
Economy
$40 - $42
EconomyPlus
$35 - $55
Bus operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Union Station Bus Terminal to Main St. W. @ Paisley Ave. S.
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
GO Transit
Burlington Transit
Phone
+1 905-335-7600
Website
burlington.ca
Bus from Fairview At Burlington Go to King At James
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
Burlington Transit
Adult
$4
Other operators
Taxi from Toronto to McMaster University
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Scarborough City Cabs
Phone
+1 416 438 5151
Website
scarborocitycab.com
Maple Leaf Taxi
Phone
+1 416 751 5555
Website
mapleleaftaxi.com
Flash Taxi
Phone
+1 416 480 1234
Website
flashtaxi.com
Co-op Cabs
Phone
+1 416 504 2667
Website
co-opcabs.com
City Taxi
Phone
+1 416 740 2222
Website
citytaxitoronto.com

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