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There are 6 ways to get from Toronto to Pickering by bus, train, subway, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 71 bus, line 52 bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 71 bus from Union Station Bus Terminal to Unionville GO Bus 71
  2. Take the line 52 bus from Unionville GO Bus to Brock Rd. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride 52

$9 - $12

Cheapest option

Line 1 subway, bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from St Patrick Station - Northbound Platform to York University - Northbound Platform 1
  2. Take the bus from York University to Brock Rd. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride 52 / ...

$8 - $10

4 alternative options

Train, line 112 bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Union Station to Pickering GO Le
  2. Take the line 112 bus from Pickering Station to William Jackson Eastbound @ Brock Road 112 / ...

$9 - $10

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Toronto to Pickering 30 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Toronto to Pickering 30 miles

$4 - $6

Uber  •  37 min

  1. Take an Uber from Toronto to Pickering 30 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Pickering is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Pickering is to taxi which costs $95 - $120 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Toronto station to Pickering. However, there are services departing from Union Station Bus Terminal and arriving at Brock Rd. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride via Unionville GO Bus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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The distance between Toronto and Pickering is 34 km. The road distance is 48 km.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Pickering without a car is to line 71 bus and line 52 bus which takes 1 h 15 min and costs $12 - $17.

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It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from Toronto to Pickering, including transfers.

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Toronto to Pickering bus services, operated by GO Transit, arrive at Union Station Bus Terminal.

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Toronto to Pickering bus services, operated by GO Transit, arrive at Brock Rd. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Pickering is 48 km. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Toronto to Pickering.

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There are 66+ hotels available in Pickering. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Pickering.
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  • Distance: 21.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

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

You can take a bus from Toronto to Pickering via Unionville GO Bus in around 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
GO Transit
Toronto Transit
Website
ttc.ca
Subway from St Patrick Station - Northbound Platform to York University - Northbound Platform
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ttc.ca
Bus operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Union Station Bus Terminal to Unionville GO Bus
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
GO Transit
Bus from Unionville GO Bus to Brock Rd. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
GO Transit
Bus from York University to Brock Rd. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
GO Transit
Durham Region Transit
Website
durhamregiontransit.com
Bus from Pickering Station to William Jackson Eastbound @ Brock Road
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
durhamregiontransit.com
Other operators
Uber Toronto
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Toronto to Pickering
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$35 - $50
WAV
$40 - $55
Assist
$40 - $60
UberX
$45 - $60
uberXL
$80 - $110
Select
$90 - $120
Black
$110 - $150
Black SUV
$120 - $160
Taxi from Toronto to Pickering
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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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