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Journey Information

There are 3 intercity buses per day from Toronto to Kitchener. Traveling by bus from Toronto to Kitchener usually takes around one hour and 35 minutes, but the fastest Book-a-Ride bus can make the trip in just one hour and 15 minutes.

Distance57 mi (92 km)
Shortest duration1h 15m
Cheapest price€14.20
Trips per day3
Most frequent serviceBook-a-Ride
Bus lines1

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What bus companies travel from Toronto to Kitchener?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Toronto to Kitchener. Book-a-Ride connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Book-a-Ride31h 35m€16.92
  • Book-a-Ride


    Book Book-a-Ride from Toronto to Kitchener from €14. There are 3 trips per day offered by Book-a-Ride from Toronto to Kitchener and you can expect on average to pay for a Book-a-Ride ticket to Kitchener. In Toronto, Book-a-Ride departs to Kitchener from Toronto (Bay St-Queen's Quay) and 2 other stations. In Kitchener, Book-a-Ride arrives at Kitchener .

    An average trip on Book-a-Ride from Toronto to Kitchener takes 1 hours and 35 minutes , while the fastest available Book-a-Ride trip will get you to Kitchener in 1 hours and 15 minutes .

    On weekends, Book-a-Ride offers 3 trips per day. A one way ticket costs for a weekend trip to Kitchener.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Toronto to Kitchener 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 Toronto to Kitchener?

The bus takes an average of one hour and 35 minutes to cover the 92 kilometers from Toronto to Kitchener. However, the fastest bus only takes an hour and 15 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.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

"Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, 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 Kitchener, book your ticket for the last day of the week."

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Toronto?

The first bus leaves at 05:00 and the last bus leaves at 17:00. To see the times for all buses from Toronto to Kitchener, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus departures serve Kitchener each day?

There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from Toronto to Kitchener 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 Toronto to Kitchener without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Toronto to Kitchener; ticket prices start at €17.42.

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.


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Kitchener is a charming city in Southeastern Ontario with a rich cultural heritage that is full of surprises. History buffs can step back in time at Doon Heritage Village and Joseph Schneider Haus National Historic Site, two award-winning attractions evoking an agrarian lifestyle that characterized the area in the 19th and early-20th centuries. Parks and golf courses offer luscious green spaces, and Kitchener has also built a reputation as a popular skiing destination. The Huron Natural Area, located on the perimeter of the city, is an excellent way for outdoor enthusiasts to leave urban comforts behind and embrace the vast woodland surroundings typical of the region.

A product of the city's German community that dates back to the 1800s, Kitchener hosts an annual Oktoberfest—the largest festival of its kind outside of Bavaria and a must-visit event for beer lovers. A thriving theatre scene displays blockbuster shows as well as local productions in venues across the city, such as The Square.

The central Kitchener railway station provides efficient links to the likes of London and Toronto. Regional transport across the Waterloo region is provided by bus, while two nearby airports offer convenient air travel throughout Canada.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Toronto?

Main departure station: Toronto (Bay St-Queen's Quay)

Buses to Kitchener leave from 3 stations in Toronto.

All bus stations in Toronto:

  • Toronto (Bay St-Queen's Quay)

  • Yorkdale - Nordstrom TTC Bus Stop

  • 300 Borough Dr

Where does the bus arrive in Kitchener?

Main arrival station: Kitchener

All buses from Toronto arrive at one main station in Kitchener.

Bus stations in Kitchener:

  • Kitchener

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