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St. Catharines - Toronto Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 7 intercity buses per day from St. Catharines to Toronto. Traveling by bus from St. Catharines to Toronto usually takes around one hour and 46 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus US bus can make the trip in just one hour and 25 minutes.

Distance35 mi (56 km)
Shortest duration1h 25m
Cheapest price$14.24
Trips per day7
Most frequent serviceFlixBus US
Bus lines1

How much is a bus ticket from St. Catharines to Toronto?

$16.45 is the average price of a bus ticket from St. Catharines to Toronto. 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.

Monthly average prices

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Bus tickets from St. Catharines to Toronto are at their cheapest average price in November. This time of year usually offers the best deals on bus tickets for this route, with ticket prices around $20. On the other hand, traveling on this route during May might cost you a bit more than usual. Bus tickets for May trips cost $33, on average. But no need to stress — booking your bus ticket in advance can help you snag cheaper tickets.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Most bus companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your bus tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap bus tickets is to book at least 12 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save C$7.89 on your bus ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What bus companies travel from St. Catharines to Toronto?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from St. Catharines to Toronto. FlixBus US connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus US71h 47m$22.27
  • FlixBus US is the American branch of German bus company FlixBus, known for providing sustainable, affordable, and modern bus travel. The company offers cheap bus tickets to popular urban destinations throughout the United States. FlixBus US buses include many amenities, including comfortable seats, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and an online portal for free entertainment. On average, FlixBus US operates 7 trips per day from St. Catharines to Toronto, and the average ticket for this route costs only .

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of one hour and 46 minutes to cover the 56 kilometers from St. Catharines to Toronto. However, the fastest bus only takes an hour and 25 minutes. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short bus trip. 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 St. Catharines to Toronto 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, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

The first bus leaves at 5:00am and the last bus leaves at 6:00pm. To see the times for all buses from St. Catharines to Toronto, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 7 scheduled buses that travel from St. Catharines to Toronto 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 St. Catharines to Toronto without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from St. Catharines to Toronto; ticket prices start at $25.01.

City Information

Toronto

Toronto is one of the world’s most culturally diverse cities, making it a great destination for travelers looking for a culturally unique experience. One of the most unique landmarks in the city is the Aga Khan Museum, which boasts a beautiful collection of Islamic, Iranian, and Muslim artifacts. If you are interested in art, the Art Gallery of Ontario is a definite must-see. For those who want to step away from the bustling city and seek the refuge of nature, take a ferry to Centre Isle, which offers plenty of activities such as biking or hiking.

Toronto’s food scene is vast and extremely vibrant due to the city’s multicultural nature. Bar Isabel is a local favorite that offers amazing Spanish dishes with a cozy vibe. For a more posh experience, head over to Alo Restaurant, which features a five-course tasting menu that will take you on a culinary ride.

The main bus station in the city is the Union Station Bus Terminal, served by various intercity bus services, including Greyhound and Ontario Northland. The main train station in Toronto is the adjacent Union Station, which is the hub for VIA Rail’s intercity services. The city’s airport is the Toronto Pearson International Airport, the busiest airport in Canada.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in St. Catharines?

Main departure station: St. Catharines Library Bus Stop

Most buses depart from the main station in St. Catharines.

All bus stations in St. Catharines:

  • St. Catharines Library Bus Stop

Where does the bus arrive in Toronto?

Main arrival station: Union Station Bus Terminal

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Toronto.

Bus stations in Toronto:

  • Union Station Bus Terminal

  • 55 Town Centre Court

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