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Orillia to Barrie bus

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Orillia - Barrie Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 12 intercity buses per day from Orillia to Barrie. Traveling by bus from Orillia to Barrie usually takes around 37 minutes, but the fastest Ontario Northland bus can make the trip in 29 minutes.

Distance20 mi (32 km)
Shortest duration0h 29m
Cheapest price$8.49
Trips per day12
Most frequent serviceOntario Northland
Bus lines1

How much is a bus ticket from Orillia to Barrie?

$10.82 is the average price of a bus ticket from Orillia to Barrie. This is currently one of the best deals in bus travel. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Average prices by travel date

$21$14$7AprApr

Bus tickets from Orillia to Barrie are expected to cost between $15 and $15 over the next four weeks. If you're planning a trip to Barrie within the next week, you can find the cheapest bus tickets starting from $15. Don't wait too long to book your ticket, as prices tend to rise as the travel date approaches.

Monthly average prices

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Bus tickets from Orillia to Barrie are usually around $10 and prices do not fluctuate very much throughout the year.

What bus companies travel from Orillia to Barrie?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Orillia to Barrie. Ontario Northland connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Ontario Northland120h 37m$11.18
  • Ontario Northland has been running buses since 1937 and continues to provide essential intercity service across Canada's second-largest province. Onboard their vehicles, passengers will find Wi-Fi connectivity described by passengers as excellent. Ontario Northland's clean and comfortable vehicles also include power outlets, air conditioning, and restrooms. Ontario Northland trips from Orillia to Barrie usually take about 0 hours and 37 minutes, with an average ticket price of .

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 37 minutes to cover the 32 kilometers from Orillia to Barrie. However, the fastest bus only takes 29 minutes. It's a short trip that goes by very quickly. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

"Because many passengers travel from Orillia to Barrie at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Saturday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go."

The first bus leaves at 5:00am and the last bus leaves at 8:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Orillia to Barrie, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 12 scheduled buses that travel from Orillia to Barrie every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Orillia to Barrie without transferring.

City Information

Barrie

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Barrie is a beautiful lakeside city whose waterfront draws visitors from near and far. Kempenfelt Bay is home to three beaches, lush bayside gardens, and the serene Waterfront Trail, but Barrie also has much more to offer. A walking tour through the historic Downtown district reveals the city's diverse cultural and architectural heritage. This is also the place to embrace Barrie's thriving art scene in the form of the renowned MacLaren Art Centre and the city's iconic Spirit Catcher sculpture by the bay. Standout outdoor activities include hot air balloon rides over Barrie, Lake Simcoe scuba diving, and wintertime skiing.

With a dizzying selection of antique shops, flea markets, small boutiques, and big shopping malls, Barrie is home to a one-of-a-kind shopping culture that is well worth exploring. And if you're visiting during the ice hockey season, be sure to catch a game at the Barrie Molson Centre.

Barrie is well served by highway and rail links that connect the city to Toronto, from which destinations further afield are accessible. Intercity bus travel is available downtown from the centrally-located Barrie Bus Terminal.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Orillia?

Main departure station: Georgian College

Orillia has two bus stations with service to Barrie.

All bus stations in Orillia:

  • Georgian College

  • 27 West Street North

Where does the bus arrive in Barrie?

24 Maple Ave, Barrie, ON - CABRRCAONO-0

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Main arrival station: 24 Maple Ave

Built in 1991 to replace an older terminal across the street, the Barrie Bus Terminal on Maple Ave is one of Barrie's municipal and intercity bus stations. Ontario Northland buses run from this station to destinations like Toronto and Ottawa. Inside the large building, passengers will find plenty of seating, restrooms, and customer service staff. The bus terminal is close to the bars and restaurants along nearby Dunlop Street and a short walk from Heritage Park on Lake Simcoe.

Bus stations in Barrie:

  • 24 Maple Ave

  • Allendale Waterfront

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