London to Kitchener bus
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There are 5 intercity buses per day from London to Kitchener. Traveling by bus from London to Kitchener usually takes around one hour and 59 minutes, but the fastest Book-a-Ride bus can make the trip in just one hour and 10 minutes.
|Distance||49 mi (78 km)|
|Shortest duration||1h 10m|
|Trips per day||4|
|Most frequent service||Book-a-Ride|
What bus companies travel from London to Kitchener?
There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from London to Kitchener. Book-a-Ride connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
Book Book-a-Ride from London to Kitchener from $12. There are 5 trips per day offered by Book-a-Ride from London to Kitchener and you can expect on average to pay for a Book-a-Ride ticket to Kitchener. In London, Book-a-Ride departs to Kitchener from London VIA Station and one other station. In Kitchener, Book-a-Ride arrives at Kitchener and one other station.
An average trip on Book-a-Ride from London to Kitchener takes 1 hours and 59 minutes , while the fastest available Book-a-Ride trip will get you to Kitchener in 1 hours and 10 minutes .
On weekends, Book-a-Ride offers 6 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 London 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 London to Kitchener?
The bus takes an average of one hour and 59 minutes to cover the 49 miles from London to Kitchener. However, the fastest bus only takes an hour and 10 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?
Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from London to Kitchener 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, Tuesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Tuesday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave London?
The first bus leaves at 11:00am and the last bus leaves at 6:00pm. To see the times for all buses from London to Kitchener, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many bus trips to Kitchener are there per day?
There are 5 scheduled buses that travel from London to Kitchener every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 4 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from London to Kitchener; ticket prices start at $18.04.
London may not be the first Canadian city that comes to mind when planning a trip away, but it is home to many hidden treasures that are well worth experiencing first-hand. The city is a hub for science, technology, and education, making it an alluring destination for the intellectually-inclined traveler. Discover London's proud medical history in the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame and Banting House, former home of the man who discovered insulin. Museum London and London Children Museum offer fascinating exhibitions for art enthusiasts and little ones, respectively. Nicknamed "The Forest City," London abounds with nature which visitors can experience downtown in Victoria Park or further afield in any of the lush conservation areas bordering the city.
If you're partial to a pint, Old East Village is the place to get a taste of the famous local craft beers, while Labatt Brewery, the biggest brewery in Canada, opens its doors to beer enthusiasts for tours and sampling sessions.
Sitting along the Quebec City-Windsor Corridor, London is a vital thoroughfare with VIA Rail train connections to major cities, including Toronto, Ottawa, and Montreal. London International Airport also provides daily flights to destinations in Canada and the U.S.
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.
Where does the bus leave from in London?
Main departure station: London VIA Station
The London VIA Rail Station is a large intercity rail station in London, offering access to travelers who wish to visit Windsor, Toronto, and Sarnia. Built in 1963, the station is large and fitted with modern amenities such as access points for people with disabilities as well as parking slots and vending machines. It received significant renovations in 2001, adding even more amenities to the station. Two VIA Rail lines serve the station: the Sarnia-Toronto and the Windsor-Toronto.
All bus stations in London:
London VIA Station
Where does the bus arrive in Kitchener?
Main arrival station: Kitchener
These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Kitchener.
All bus stations in Kitchener:
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