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Journey Information

There are 4 intercity coaches per day from Waterloo to Toronto. Traveling by coach from Waterloo to Toronto usually takes around one hour and 37 minutes, but the fastest Book-a-Ride coach can make the trip in just one hour and 10 minutes.

Distance58 mi (94 km)
Shortest duration1h 10m
Cheapest price£10.00
Trips per day4
Most frequent serviceBook-a-Ride
Coach lines2

What coach companies travel from Waterloo to Toronto?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Waterloo to Toronto that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Book-a-Ride usually offers more choice, with 4 scheduled trips per day.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Book-a-Ride41h 25m£13.06
FlixBus12h 30m£11.04
  • Book-a-Ride


    Book Book-a-Ride from Waterloo to Toronto from £10. There are 4 Book-a-Ride schedules from Waterloo to Toronto and you can expect on average to pay for a Book-a-Ride ticket to Toronto. In Waterloo, Book-a-Ride departs to Toronto from Sportsworld Xing 2 and no other station. In Toronto, Book-a-Ride arrives at 300 Borough Dr and 1 other station.

    An average trip on Book-a-Ride from Waterloo to Toronto takes 1 hours and 25 minutes , while the fastest available Book-a-Ride trip will get you to Toronto in 1 hours and 10 minutes .

    On weekends, Book-a-Ride offers 4 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Toronto.

  • FlixBus


    First launched in Germany in 2013, FlixBus has become one of the largest intercity bus companies in Europe. Its fleet travels through nearly every country in Europe, including the U.K. FlixBus operates an average of 1 trips from Waterloo to Toronto, and usually makes the trip in about 2 hours and 30 minutes. On your trip, you'll enjoy Wi-Fi and live GPS, as well as restrooms, air conditioning, and power outlets.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Waterloo to Toronto 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 Waterloo to Toronto?

The coach takes an average of one hour and 37 minutes to cover the 58 miles from Waterloo to Toronto. However, the fastest coach only takes an hour and 10 minutes. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short coach 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?

Because many passengers travel from Waterloo to Toronto at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for coaches. 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, Friday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Waterloo?

The first coach leaves at 12:00 and the last coach leaves at 20:00. To see the times for all coaches from Waterloo to Toronto, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coach trips to Toronto are there per day?

There are 4 scheduled coaches that travel from Waterloo to Toronto every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct coaches which you can take the entire route from Waterloo to Toronto without transferring.

City Information


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 coach leave from in Waterloo?

Main departure station: Sportsworld Xing 2

Waterloo has two coach stations with service to Toronto.

All coach stations in Waterloo:

  • Sportsworld Xing 2

  • University of Waterloo

Where does the coach arrive in Toronto?

Main arrival station: 300 Borough Dr

Coaches arrive in Toronto at 3 stations, depending on which coach line you are traveling with.

Coach stations in Toronto:

  • 300 Borough Dr

  • Yorkdale - Nordstrom TTC Bus Stop

  • 55 Town Centre Court

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