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Journey Information

There are 21 intercity coaches per day from Greater Sudbury to Barrie. Traveling by coach from Greater Sudbury to Barrie usually takes around 6 hours and 16 minutes, but the fastest Ontario Northland coach can make the trip in 3 hours and 50 minutes.

Distance160 mi (257 km)
Shortest duration3h 50m
Cheapest price£37.02
Trips per day5
Most frequent serviceOntario Northland
Coach lines1

Coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from Greater Sudbury to Barrie

(Based on 3 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

Akpan

19 January 2023- Business

Ontario Northland

Pros: Very time conscious,which is fair. Cons: Awful smell from the toilet . Tips: No.

Pros: Very time conscious,which is fair. Cons: Awful smell from the toilet . Tips: No.

How much is a coach ticket from Greater Sudbury to Barrie?

Typically £41.49 is the average price you should expect to pay for a coach ticket to Barrie. Any tickets cheaper than £41.49 can be considered a great deal. It’s easy to find a coach 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

£61£41£20JanFeb

Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from Greater Sudbury to Barrie is expected to range from £52 to £59. If you are looking to travel to Barrie within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from £52. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are £52 and can be found on 11 February 2023.

Monthly average prices

£61£49£37£25£12MAMJJASONDJF
Traveling from Greater Sudbury to Barrie by bus will cost you about the same throughout the year. In general, bus ticket prices for that route are fairly consistent, so expect to pay around £43 whenever you decide to travel.

What coach companies travel from Greater Sudbury to Barrie?

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

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Ontario Northland216h 17m£43.03
  • Ontario Northland

    Ontario Northland

    Ontario Northland has been running coaches 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 Greater Sudbury to Barrie usually take about 6 hours and 17 minutes, with an average ticket price of .

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Greater Sudbury to Barrie during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our coach 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, coach 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 coach 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 coach ride from Greater Sudbury to Barrie?

The coach takes an average of 6 hours and 16 minutes to cover the 160 miles from Greater Sudbury to Barrie. However, the fastest coach only takes 3 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 coach 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 coach?

"With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for coach 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 coach travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded coaches to Barrie, book your ticket for the last day of the week."

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Greater Sudbury?

The first coach leaves at 06:00 and the last coach leaves at 16:00. To see the times for all coaches from Greater Sudbury to Barrie, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are 21 scheduled coaches that travel from Greater Sudbury to Barrie every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 5 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.

City Information

Greater Sudbury

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Located slightly north of Lake Huron, Sudbury is a mid-sized city that offers visitors ample opportunity to play, relax, and explore. Its biggest attraction is Science North, a world-renowned interactive museum containing a planetarium, IMAX theatre, and butterfly gallery that is sure to spark curiosity in children and adults alike. Wander through labyrinthine caves beneath the city at Dynamic Earth, which pays tribute to the city’s mining history. Are you into bitcoin? How about a big coin? Snap a pic beside the iconic Big Nickel, the world's largest coin.

Surrounded by green woodlands (which turn snow-white in winter), Sudbury is also a natural paradise where outdoors enthusiasts can relax on Ramsey Lake, walk the Lake Laurentian Conservation Area, and bike along the famed Trans Canada Trail.

Downtown Sudbury serves up the best offerings of local cuisine and can satisfy food cravings whether you're looking for pizza, steak, or sushi. Afterward, indulge in ice-cold craft beer or fancy cocktails at a local bar before heading to Elgin Street for a lively night out.

Sudbury is a convenient gateway for travel deeper into Northern Ontario and beyond, well served by highways and public transport networks. VIA Rail routes connect the city to major urban centers, including Winnipeg, Toronto, and Ottawa. For the adventurous traveler, the Georgian Bay Coastal Route makes for an unforgettable road trip.

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 coach leave from in Greater Sudbury?

Main departure station: 1663 Kingsway

Ontario Northland operates intercity buses from 1663 Kingsway in Sudbury. The station is located just east of Downtown Sudbury, and possible destinations include Toronto, Barrie, and more. The station features a parking lot next to it, allowing passengers to park their vehicles conveniently. On-station amenities include an enclosed waiting area, Wi-Fi, ticketing services, and parcel processing services. The station is open from 6:00 AM to 9:30 PM daily.

All coach stations in Greater Sudbury:

  • 1663 Kingsway

  • 161 Hwy 17

  • Health Science North Hospital

  • 30 Main St W

  • 2 Old Cartier Rd

  • 86 Notre Dame St W

  • 3460 Hwy 144

  • Laurentian University

Where does the coach arrive in Barrie?

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Image credit: GTD Aquitaine, Public domain

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 coach stations. Ontario Northland coaches 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.

Coach stations in Barrie:

  • 24 Maple Ave

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