Oakville-Burlington VIA Rail and GO Transit
VIA Rail Service
VIA Rail has 8 trains a day to Toronto (fare under $35 return), with connections there eastward to Montreal (fare under $280 return), northward to Sudbury and on to Vancouver. There are two trains a day south to Niagara Falls (fare under $60 return), connecting to AmTrak to US destinations further south, and four trains a day west to Windsor (fare under $175 return). Transportation-Canada trains have sleeper car options.
1 888 VIA RAIL (1 888 842-7245).
Government of Ontario (GO) Transit is the interregional transit system for the Greater Toronto, Hamilton, and Oshawa areas. GO Transit began in 1967 as a single rail line and now is a comprehensive network of bus and rail services covering over 8,000 sq km. GO trains and GO buses efficiently connect with municipal transit systems throughout the network.
GO Transit provides modern rail commuter service to Toronto from Burlington, Halton Hills, Milton, and Oakville. These communities are serviced by two GO Train lines: the A-line from Hamilton to Toronto's Union Station and the C-Line with connects Milton with Union Station. Oakville has rail service seven days per week with express trains during peak hours. On weekends, there are bus connections from Burlington to Oakville trains. Halton Hills and Milton offer rail service during peak times to Union Station, Monday to Friday with connections at Union Station to other destinations.
There is extensive GO Bus service to various locations, seven days per week. There are three routes
- the Hamilton-407-York bus, and the Milton-Union Station bus. The 407 buses connect Hamilton, McMaster University, Burlington-Hwy407/Dundas bus stop, the Bronte (Hwy. 407 & Bronte Rd.) Bus Stop, Oakville GO Station, Sheridan College, the Oakville (Hwy 407 & Trafalgar Rd) Bus Stop, and York University.
- the Milton -Union Station bus, which fills the low traffic times of the Milton GO Train schedule
- The Milton 401 -Finch Station bus, with 9 morning departures, with the ride taking about 1-1/2 hours.
For further information please contact GO Transit at 416 869-3200 or 1-888 GET ON GO (1-888-438-6646).
Milton - Union Station
|$7.60|| $186|| $246|
Milton - Finch Station
Burlington - Union Station
Burlington - York University
Burlington - McMaster University
Oakville - Union Station
Oakville - York University
Oakville - McMaster University
Fares are subject to change without notice.