There are 4 ways to get from Waterloo to Port Elgin by train, bus, car or shuttle

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Train, bus  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Kitchener to Brampton
  2. Take the bus from Brampton Bus Terminal to Broadway @ 4th St. 37
  3. Take the bus from Orangeville, ON to Port Elgin, ON

$52 - $104

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilfrid Laurier University to Square One 25
  2. Take the bus from Toronto Pearson International Airport to Port Elgin, ON

$40 - $65

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Waterloo to Port Elgin 96.4 miles

$12 - $19

Train, shuttle  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Kitchener to Brampton VIA Rail
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Brampton, ON to Port Elgin, ON

$80 - $119

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The cheapest way to get from Waterloo to Port Elgin is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo to Port Elgin is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Waterloo to Port Elgin. However, there are services departing from Wilfrid Laurier University and arriving at Port Elgin, ON via Square One and Toronto Pearson International Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 33 min.

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The distance between Waterloo and Port Elgin is 129 km. The road distance is 154.3 km.

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The best way to get from Waterloo to Port Elgin without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 54 min and costs $65 - $140.

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It takes approximately 6 h 54 min to get from Waterloo to Port Elgin, including transfers.

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Waterloo to Port Elgin bus services, operated by GO Transit, depart from Wilfrid Laurier University station.

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Waterloo to Port Elgin bus services, operated by Can-ar Coach, arrive at Port Elgin, ON station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Waterloo to Port Elgin is 154 km. It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to drive from Waterloo to Port Elgin.

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There are 15+ hotels available in Port Elgin. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Waterloo to Port Elgin.
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  • Distance: 80.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 54 min

What companies run services between Waterloo, ON, Canada and Port Elgin, ON, Canada?

You can take a bus from Waterloo to Port Elgin via Square One, Pearson Airport Terminal 1, and Toronto Pearson International Airport in around 7 h 33 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Kitchener to Brampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $65
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$22 - $35
Economy
$26 - $40
Economy Plus
$40 - $65
Business
$35 - $55
Business Plus/Sleeper
$65 - $95
Bus operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Brampton Bus Terminal to Broadway @ 4th St.
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
gotransit.com
Bus from Wilfrid Laurier University to Square One
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
gotransit.com
Can-ar Coach
Phone
+1 905.738.2290
Website
can-arcoach.com
Bus from Orangeville, ON to Port Elgin, ON
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
can-arcoach.com
Bus from Toronto Pearson International Airport to Port Elgin, ON
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
can-arcoach.com
Grey-Bruce Airbus
Website
greybruceairbus.com
Shuttle from Brampton, ON to Port Elgin, ON
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$58
Schedules at
greybruceairbus.com

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