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There are 4 ways to get from Vaughan to Peterborough by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Oshawa GO Le / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oshawa GO to Crawford Dr. @ Harper Rd. Park & Ride 88

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Bus via Richmond Hill Centre  •  4h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Richmond Hill Centre to Oshawa GO 56 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oshawa GO to Peterborough Bus Terminal 88

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Yonge St. @ Finch Ave. to Oshawa GO 96
  2. Take the bus from Oshawa GO to Peterborough Bus Terminal 88

Drive  •  1h 29m

  1. Drive from Vaughan to Peterborough 125.9 km

Vaughan to Peterborough by train and bus

The journey time between Vaughan and Peterborough is around 3h 27m and covers a distance of around 161 km. This includes an average layover time of around 52 min. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 30m. Operated by GO Transit and VIA Rail, the Vaughan to Peterborough service departs from Rutherford GO and arrives in Crawford Dr. @ Harper Rd. Park & Ride. Typically 61 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 34m
Layover time:
52 min
Total time:
3h 27m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 30m
Journey distance:
161 km
Services per week:
61
Cheapest price:
$27
Carbon emissions:
14 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:03
Last service departs at:
22:18

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Vaughan to Peterborough train and bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Vaughan to Peterborough is to drive, which costs $12 - $19 and takes 1h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Vaughan to Peterborough is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 1h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vaughan to Peterborough. However, there are services departing from Disera-Promenade Eastbound and arriving at Peterborough Bus Terminal via Richmond Hill Centre and Oshawa GO. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 31m.

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The distance between Vaughan and Peterborough is 108 km. The road distance is 125.9 km.

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The best way to get from Vaughan to Peterborough without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 49m and costs $26 - $85.

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It takes approximately 3h 49m to get from Vaughan to Peterborough, including transfers.

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Vaughan to Peterborough bus services, operated by GO Transit, depart from Richmond Hill Centre station.

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Vaughan to Peterborough bus services, operated by GO Transit, arrive at Peterborough Bus Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vaughan to Peterborough is 126 km. It takes approximately 1h 29m to drive from Vaughan to Peterborough.

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  • Distance: 107.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 49m

What companies run services between Vaughan, ON, Canada and Peterborough, ON, Canada?

You can take a bus from Vaughan to Peterborough via Richmond Hill Centre and Oshawa GO in around 4h 31m.

Train operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Toronto Union Station to Oshawa GO
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
GO Transit
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto Union Station to Oshawa
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$16 - $30
Business
$73 - $76
Economy
$40 - $42
EconomyPlus
$35 - $55
Bus operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Oshawa GO to Crawford Dr. @ Harper Rd. Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
GO Transit
Bus from Richmond Hill Centre to Oshawa GO
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
GO Transit
Bus from Oshawa GO to Peterborough Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
GO Transit
Bus from Yonge St. @ Finch Ave. to Oshawa GO
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
GO Transit

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