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Barrie to Bracebridge bus

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Barrie - Bracebridge Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 5 intercity buses per day from Barrie to Bracebridge. Traveling by bus from Barrie to Bracebridge usually takes around one hour and 24 minutes, but the fastest Ontario Northland bus can make the trip in just one hour and 16 minutes.

Distance49 mi (78 km)
Shortest duration1h 16m
Cheapest price$19.73
Trips per day5
Most frequent serviceOntario Northland
Bus lines1

How much is a bus ticket from Barrie to Bracebridge?

Bus tickets for a trip from Barrie to Bracebridge cost $19.82 on average. This is an excellent value for the trip. If you book your trip ahead of time using Wanderu, you can easily find bus tickets at or below this price.

Average prices by travel date

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Over the next four weeks, the average price of bus tickets from Barrie to Bracebridge is expected to be between $27 and $28. The cheapest day to travel in the next month is July 21, 2024, when tickets are available for July 21, 2024. The cheapest bus tickets available in the next week start at just $27.

Monthly average prices

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Traveling from Barrie to Bracebridge by bus will cost you about the same throughout the year. In general, bus ticket prices for this route are fairly consistent, so expect to pay around $20 whenever you decide to travel.

What bus companies travel from Barrie to Bracebridge?

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

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Ontario Northland51h 25m$20.51
  • 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 Barrie to Bracebridge usually take about 1 hours and 25 minutes, with an average ticket price of .

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of one hour and 24 minutes to cover the 49 miles from Barrie to Bracebridge. However, the fastest bus only takes an hour and 16 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.

Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Barrie to Bracebridge for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your bus travel for the beginning of the week.

The first bus leaves at 1:00am and the last bus leaves at 8:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Barrie to Bracebridge, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 5 scheduled buses that travel from Barrie to Bracebridge 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 Barrie to Bracebridge without transferring.

City Information

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 bus leave from in Barrie?

24 Maple Ave, Barrie, ON - CABRRCAONO-0

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Main departure 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.

All bus stations in Barrie:

  • 24 Maple Ave

Where does the bus arrive in Bracebridge?

Main arrival station: 300 Ecclestone Dr

All buses from Barrie arrive at one main station in Bracebridge.

All bus stations in Bracebridge:

  • 300 Ecclestone Dr

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