Is the GO Train free?

Is the GO Train free?

Travelling on the GO is even easier and more affordable since kids 12 and under always ride free on all GO Trains and Buses! We take your safety seriously. Please remember, face coverings are mandatory for everyone riding GO Transit.

Are Barrie busses still free?

Fares can be paid by cash or a pass. Transit Operators do not carry change. Sales locations for passes and ride cards are listed further below….Barrie Transit & Specialized Transit Fares.

Cash Fares
Children 12 years of age & under FREE
​Seniors on Thursdays ​FREE
Visually Impaired (valid CNIB card required) FREE

Can you pay for go with Presto?

PRESTO can be used for travel on all GO Trains and GO Buses. You can also use PRESTO on 9 transit agencies in the GTHA, including UP Express and the TTC and on OC Transpo in Ottawa. Why should I register my card? Now that you have a PRESTO card, setup a “My PRESTO Account” online at

Can I bring my bike on the GO Train?

So you can bring your bicycle anywhere our buses go. Our trains are bike-friendly, too. You can bring your bike aboard except when it’s super busy – like during rush hour.

What age goes free on trains?

All children aged five and under can go free on all trains in the UK, provided they’re with a fare-paying passenger.

Is Presto cheaper?

Even though tickets, tokens, and PRESTO fares are all cheaper than cash singe fares, they require bundling and ancillary costs that eradicate any savings for a one- or two-time rider. But even if it happens, you can at least take solace in the fact that it only costs you 25 cents extra.

How much is a bus pass in Ontario?

Other Services Available

Fare Type Cash Fare Pass
Adult $3.25 $110/month
Child (age 6 to 12) $3.25 $90.20/month
Youth (age 13 to 19) Photo ID required $3.25 $90.20/month
Senior (age 65+) $3.25 $32.50/month $325/year

Does Barrie Transit use Presto?

We will accept PRESTO as a visual pass for free bus travel to the GO train. When connecting to the GO Train, your Barrie Transit ride is free if you have GO Transit ticket or Presto Fare Card and your ride is within 30 minutes of arrival or departure train times at Allandale Waterfront or Barrie South GO stations.

Do PRESTO funds expire?

PRESTO cards no longer expire, even if there is an expiry date shown on the card (you may continue to use your card even after any indicated expiry date). The system instantly calculates and deducts the correct fare or recognizes your individual PRESTO card.

Does TTC monthly pass work on GO Train?

The GTA Weekly Pass does NOT include travel on the GO Transit system, however the pass may be useful for commuters who are using GO to move between those municipalities and use connecting routes on both ends of the trip.

Is there WiFi on GO trains?

There’s now FREE WiFi for passengers on all GO buses, most GO trains.

Can bikes go on buses?

You can take folded cycles anywhere, at any time on all our transport services. For buses, the driver can decide to not let you travel if it’s too busy.

Does a 6 year old need a train ticket?

Children under 5 years of age are carried free of charge. 5. Children above the age of 5 years and under 12 years of age are charged corresponding to adult fare, when separate berth is required for child.

Can a 12 year old go on a train alone?

There is a consensus that 13 years old is a good age for a child to start travelling via train on their own. This is in line with many policies provided by train companies, which states they will not allow for children under the age of 12 to travel alone unless accompanied by an adult.

Can you tap PRESTO twice?

1. Simply press the “Override” button on the PRESTO device, then tap your card as you normally would. 2. When you reach your destination station, tap a second time.

How much does public transportation cost per month in Canada?


Adult Senior (65+) / Youth (13-19)
PRESTO $3.20 $2.25
PRESTO Ticket One-ride ticket $3.25 Two-ride ticket $6.50 Day pass ticket $13.50
TTC Monthly Pass $156.00 $128.15
12-Month Pass $143.00 $117.45

How much is the bus fare in Hamilton?

Other Services Available

Fare Type Cash Fare Single Ride Fare
Adult $3.25 $2.50*
Child (age 6 to 12) $3.25 $2.05*
Youth (age 13 to 19) Photo ID required $3.25 $2.05*
Senior (age 65+) $3.25 $2.05*

Is there a train to Barrie?

GO Train & Bus Service GO Transit offers train and bus service on weekdays & weekends. The train services all stations to/from Allandale Waterfront and Toronto’s Union Station along GO’s Barrie Line. Visit GO Transit’s website for details on GO train and GO bus schedules.

Does the GO train go to Barrie?

Take the GO Train From Toronto to Barrie on Weekends This Summer! Our weekend GO train service to Barrie is returning, making it easier for you to leave the stress of driving behind as you look to explore this beautiful area this summer. Plan your trip to Barrie today, and buy your e-tickets online now!

Can you tap your PRESTO twice?