Buses from Timmins to Barrie
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There are 4 intercity buses per day from Timmins to Barrie. Traveling by bus from Timmins to Barrie usually takes around 11 hours and 9 minutes, but the fastest Ontario Northland bus can make the trip in 8 hours and 50 minutes.
|Distance||293 mi (471 km)|
|Shortest duration||8h 50m|
|Most frequent service||Ontario Northland|
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What bus companies travel from Timmins to Barrie?
On Wanderu there is one intercity bus company that operates from Timmins to Barrie. Ontario Northland is the only company that connects the two cities by bus available on Wanderu. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Ontario Northland||4||11h 10m||$121.45|
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 Timmins to Barrie usually take about 11 hours and 10 minutes, with an average ticket price of .
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Timmins to Barrie during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the bus ride from Timmins to Barrie?
The bus takes an average of 11 hours and 9 minutes to cover the 471 kilometers from Timmins to Barrie. However, the fastest bus only takes 8 hours and 50 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road 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.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
"With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for bus travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Barrie, book your ticket for the last day of the week."
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Timmins?
The first bus leaves at 7:00am and the last bus leaves at 9:00am. To see the times for all buses from Timmins to Barrie, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many bus schedules are there most days?
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.
Where does the bus leave from in Timmins?
Main departure station: 54 Spruce St S
Most buses depart from the main station in Timmins.
All bus stations in Timmins:
54 Spruce St S
Where does the bus arrive in Barrie?
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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
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