Schedule Changes

GO Service Changes starting April 11

There will changes to some GO Bus services starting April 11 to meet changing ridership demand.

More Service:

  • New trips on some GO Bus routes to ease crowding and to meet increasing ridership demand:

    • A new weekday eastbound express trip on GO Bus Route 21 from Square One to Union Station.

    • New Saturday trips on GO Bus Route 31F between Georgetown GO and Union Station.

    • Two more trips on Saturdays on GO Bus Route 25C from the University of Waterloo and Wilfrid Laurier University to Square One.

Changing Service:

  • Due to upcoming construction at Georgetown GO Station to improve accessibility, Route 31 and 33 GO Buses will now serve the station from new bus platforms in the North Lot instead of the south. GO Buses will be re-routed in the immediate area and times will be adjusted with some earlier departures. Some stops will be moved and others discontinued through the construction period.

  • The Route 32 weekday 3:55 p.m. trip from York Mills GO Terminal will now operate as a 32A trip and no longer stop at the Williams Parkway Carpool lot or Trinity Common (Hwy 410 & Bovaird).

  • The weekday 4:05 p.m. trip from York Mills GO Terminal will now stop at the Williams Parkway Carpool lot and Trinity Common (Hwy 410 & Bovaird). Departure times will be five minutes earlier.

  • There will be minor changes to some GO Bus times, to better reflect actual travel times, and some earlier departures.

Reinstated Service:

  • Service to Canada’s Wonderland will resume on Sunday, May 3, 2015.

Suspended Service:

  • Some trips that serve schools are suspended for the spring/summer due to typically lower ridership during this period.

Find out if there are changes to your route below.

Lakeshore West Corridor

15 – McMaster University GO Bus

  • Some trips that serve schools are suspended for the spring/summer due to typically lower ridership during this period.
  • The schedule has been updated to reflect actual travel times.
  • There are earlier departures from McMaster on some weekday eastbound trips.
  • Please check the new schedule.

16 – Hamilton/Toronto Express GO Bus

  • The schedule has been updated to reflect actual travel times.
  • There will be some earlier departures on weekdays from Main & Longwood in Hamilton
  • Please check the new schedule.

18 – Lakeshore West GO Bus

  • The schedule has been updated to reflect actual travel times.
  • Several eastbound weekday and weekend trips will depart Hamilton GO Centre a few minutes later and times at other stops will also be later.
  • Please check the new schedule.

Milton Corridor

19 – Oakville/North York GO Bus

  • The weekday eastbound 7 a.m. trip from Square One GO Terminal will be discontinued. Customers can take the weekday eastbound 7:05 a.m. trip which will now use a double-decker bus to more comfortably carry more passengers.
  • The weekday westbound 5 p.m. trip from Finch GO Terminal will be discontinued. Customers can take the weekday eastbound 5:10 p.m. trip which will now use a double-decker bus to more comfortably carry more passengers.
  • The schedule has been updated to reflect actual travel times.
  • Please check the new schedule.

20 – Milton/Oakville GO Bus

  • The schedule has been updated to reflect actual travel times.
  • Please check the new schedule.

21 – Milton GO Bus

  • A new weekday eastbound express trip will depart Square One GO Terminal at 9:05 a.m. and arrive at Union at 9:50 a.m.
  • The weekday 5:45 a.m. eastbound trip from Meadowvale GO Terminal will now depart from Milton GO Terminal at 5:20 a.m., making additional stops at Derry Rd. and 9th Line and Meadowvale Town Centre, as a Route 21B trip.
  • Four weekday westbound evening trips to Lisgar GO will depart Union 5 minutes earlier and times at other stops will also be earlier.
  • The schedule has been updated to reflect actual travel times. There are some earlier and later departure times along the route.
  • Please check the new schedule.

25 – Waterloo/Mississauga GO Bus

  • Some trips that serve schools are suspended for the spring/summer due to typically lower ridership during this time.

25C – Waterloo/Mississauga GO Bus

  • Two new Saturday eastbound trips will depart University of Waterloo at 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m., making a stop at Wilfrid Laurier University, then run express to Square One GO Terminal.

  • Please check the new schedule.

27 – Milton/North York GO Bus

  • The schedule has been updated to reflect actual travel times.
  • Please check the new schedule.

Kitchener Corridor

29 – Guelph/Mississauga GO Bus

  • Some trips that serve schools are suspended for the spring/summer due to typically lower ridership during this time.

31 – Kitchener GO Bus

  • Due to upcoming construction at Georgetown GO Station to improve accessibility, Route 31 and 33 GO Buses will now serve the station from the new bus platforms located in the North Lot instead of the south. GO Buses will be re-routed in the area near the station and times will be adjusted, with some earlier departures.
  • Some stops will be moved and others discontinued during the construction period:
    • Bus stops moved:
      • Guelph St at Maple Ave. stop will move west to in front of Gary Allan High School.
      • Guelph St. at Mountainview Rd. South stop will move to the far side of the intersection, in front of Guelphview Square.
    • Bus stops discontinued:
      • Guelph St. at Brucewood Dr. eastbound and westbound will be discontinued. Please use the relocated stop west of Maple Ave on Guelph St. or the relocated stop at Mountainview Rd. and Guelph St.
      • Guelph St. at Windsor Rd. eastbound and westbound will be discontinued. Please use the relocated stop west of Maple Ave on Guelph St. or the relocated stop at Mountainview Rd. and Guelph St.
  • The schedule has been updated to reflect actual travel times.
  • Please check the new schedule.

31A - Kitchener GO Bus

  • The weekday 5:08 a.m. eastbound trip from University of Guelph will depart 5 minutes earlier at 5:03 a.m., and times at other stops on the route will also be earlier. Arrival at Georgetown GO remains the same.

31C - Kitchener GO Bus

  • The weekday 5:08 a.m. eastbound trip from University of Guelph will depart 5 minutes earlier at 5:03 a.m., and times at other stops on the route will also be earlier. Arrival at Georgetown GO remains the same.

31D - Kitchener GO Bus

  • There are earlier departures on some weekday eastbound trips from Main St. and George in Georgetown, and other stops on the route will also be earlier.

31E - Kitchener GO Bus

  • The Saturday 10:30 p.m. trip from Union Station will now end at Bramalea GO at 11:10 p.m. as a Route 31L trip.

31F - Kitchener GO Bus

  • A new Saturday eastbound trip will depart Georgetown GO Station at 6:30 a.m. making all stops to Steeles Ave. and First Gulf St., then run express to Union Station arriving at 7:45 a.m.
  • A new Saturday westbound trip will depart Union Station at 10:50 p.m., run express to Steeles and Rutherford, and then make all stops to Georgetown GO Station, arriving at 12:15 a.m.

32 – Brampton Trinity Common/ North York GO Bus

  • The weekday 3:55 p.m. trip from York Mills GO Terminal will now operate as a 32A trip and no longer stop at the Williams Parkway Carpool lot or Trinity Common (Hwy 410 & Bovaird).
  • The weekday 4:05 p.m. trip from York Mills GO Terminal will now stop at the Williams Parkway Carpool lot and Trinity Common (Hwy 410 & Bovaird). Departure times will be five minutes earlier.
  • The schedule has been updated to reflect actual travel times with some earlier departures and stops along route.
  • Please check the new schedule.

33 – Kitchener GO Bus

  • Due to upcoming construction at Georgetown GO Station to improve accessibility, Route 31 and 33 GO Buses will now serve the station from the new bus platforms located in the North Lot instead of the south. GO Buses will be re-routed in the area near the station and times will be adjusted, with some earlier departures.
  • Some stops will be moved and others discontinued through the construction period:
    • Bus stops moved:
      • Guelph St at Maple Ave. stop will move a short distance west to in front of Gary Allan High School.
      • Guelph St. at Mountainview Rd. South stop will move to the far side of the intersection, in front of Guelphview Square.
    • Bus stops discontinued:
      • Guelph St. at Brucewood Dr. eastbound and westbound are discontinued. Please use the relocated stop west of Maple Ave on Guelph St. or the relocated stop at Mountainview Rd. and Guelph St.
      • Guelph St. at Windsor Rd. eastbound and westbound are discontinued. Please use the relocated stop west of Maple Ave on Guelph St. or the relocated stop at Mountainview Rd. and Guelph St.
  • There will be earlier departures on some eastbound weekday trips from the University of Guelph, the Brampton GO Terminal (Route 33A), and Main and George in Georgetown (Route 33B). Trip times along the routes will also be earlier.
  • The schedule has been updated to reflect actual travel times.
  • Please check the new schedule.

34/35/36 – Brampton/ North York GO Bus

  • The schedule has been updated to reflect actual travel times with some earlier departure times along the route.
  • Please check the new schedule.

37 – Orangeville/ Brampton GO Bus

  • The weekday southbound 5:31 a.m. trip from Orangeville will depart 5 minutes earlier at 5:26 a.m. and times at all stops along the route will also be earlier. Arrival at Brampton GO Terminal will remain the same.
  • The schedule has been updated to reflect actual travel times.
  • Please check the new schedule.

38-38A – Bolton/ North York GO Bus

  • The weekday southbound 5:48 a.m. trip from Caledon will depart 5 minutes earlier at 5:43 a.m. and all stops along the route will also be earlier. Arrival at York Mills GO Terminals will remain the same.
  • The schedule has been updated to reflect actual travel times. There are some earlier departure times along the route.
  • Please check the new schedule.

39 – Guelph/Bramalea GO Bus

  • The schedule has been updated to reflect actual travel times.
  • Please check the new schedule.

Hwy. 407 West Corridor

40 – Pearson Airport Express GO Bus

  • The weekday westbound 5:15 p.m. trip from Richmond Hill Centre will now arrive at Pearson 5 minutes later, at 5:40 p.m.
  • Please check the new schedule.

45/46/47/48 – 407 West GO Bus

  • Some trips that serve schools are suspended for the spring/summer due to typically lower ridership during this time.

Hwy. 407 East Corridor

52 – 407 East GO Bus

  • Some trips that serve schools are suspended for the spring/summer due to typically lower ridership during this time.
  • The schedule has been updated to reflect actual travel times with earlier departures on some weekend westbound trips.
  • Please check the new schedule.

60 - Canada’s Wonderland GO Bus

  • Service will resume starting Sunday May 3, 2015.

Barrie Corridor

65/68 – Barrie GO Bus

  • A new weekday northbound trip will depart Union Station at 10:00 p.m., making stops at Newmarket GO Station and the Newmarket GO Terminal, and arrive at East Gwillimbury GO at 11:00 p.m.
  • The weekday northbound 9:40 p.m. trip from Union Station will no longer serve East Gwillimbury GO Station. East Gwillimbury customers can take the new 10 p.m. trip from Union.
  • There are earlier departures on some weekday afternoon southbound trips from Barrie Bus Terminal and on some weekend evening northbound trips from Newmarket.
  • There are later departures on some weekday and weekend northbound trips from Newmarket and on some weekend southbound trips from Barrie.
  • There are some earlier departures from Newmarket Bus Terminal on trips to and from East Gwillimbury.
  • The schedule has been updated to reflect actual travel times with some earlier departure times along the route.
  • Please check the new schedule.

66 – Newmarket/North York Express GO Bus

  • The schedule has been updated to reflect actual travel times.
  • Please check the new schedule.

Stouffville Corridor

70 – Uxbridge/Unionville GO Bus

  • The schedule has been updated to reflect actual travel times. There are some earlier departure times on the route.
  • Please check the new schedule.

Lakeshore East Corridor

09 – Lakeshore East GO Bus

  • Some trips that serve schools are suspended for the spring/summer due to typically lower ridership during this time.
  • There are later departures on some weekday westbound trips from Newcastle and Bowmanville. Times at all other stops along the routes will also change.
  • The schedule has been updated to reflect actual travel times.
  • Please check the new schedule, as there are some earlier departure times.

81-81A – Port Perry/Whitby GO Bus

  • There are earlier departures on some weekday southbound trips. Times at all other stops along the route will also change.
  • The schedule has been updated to reflect actual travel times.
  • Please check the new schedule.

88 – Peterborough/Oshawa GO Bus

  • Some trips that serve schools are suspended for the spring/summer due to typically lower ridership during this time.

93 – Durham College/UOIT/Scarborough Express GO Bus

  • Service will be suspended for the spring/summer starting April 30, 2015 due to typically low ridership during this time.

96 – Oshawa/Finch Express GO Bus

  • The weekday eastbound 7:35 a.m. trip from Finch GO Terminal will now depart 5 minutes earlier at 7:30 a.m. Times at all other stops along the route will also change.
  • The weekday westbound 6:50 a.m. trip from Oshawa GO will now depart 5 minutes earlier at 6:45 a.m. Times at all other stops along the route will also change.
  • There are later departures on some weekday eastbound trips to Oshawa GO and some westbound trips to Finch GO Terminal.
  • The schedule has been updated to reflect actual travel times, with some earlier departures along the route.
  • Please check the new schedule.

Reduced Lakeshore West GO Train Service, April 3-5 and April 25

Over the Easter long weekend, Friday, April 3 through Sunday, April 5, Lakeshore West GO Train service will be reduced from every 30 minutes to every hour due to railway crossing and track work near Port Credit GO.

On Saturday, April 25, Lakeshore West GO Train service will also be reduced from every 30 minutes to every hour due to railway crossing and track work near Clarkson GO.

GO Bus service will operate as regularly scheduled. Lakeshore East trains will operate as usual, but riders may need to switch trains at Union Station and wait up to 30 minutes for a Lakeshore West train.

Please see the Lakeshore West schedule for trip times for April 3-5. April 25th schedules will be available late March.

This scheduled track work includes replacing railway ties, gravel/stone replacement and the leveling of tracks. GO regularly does maintenance work like this across the system in order to provide safe and reliable service.


Holidays & Special Events

Sometimes special events and holidays have an impact on our service. Please see your specific schedule for exact times.

Holiday / Schedule Change Date Schedule Type
Family Day February 16, 2015 Saturday schedule
Good Friday April 3, 2015 Sunday schedule
Victoria Day May 18, 2015 Saturday schedule
Canada Day July 1, 2015 Saturday schedule
Civic Holiday August 3, 2015 Saturday schedule
Labour Day September 7, 2015 Sunday schedule
Thanksgiving Day October 12, 2015 Sunday schedule
Christmas Eve December 24, 2015 Early homebound Schedule
Christmas Day December 25, 2015 Sunday schedule
Boxing Day December 26, 2015 Saturday schedule
Observed Boxing Day December 28, 2015 Saturday schedule
New Year's Eve December 31, 2015 Early homebound / Late night
New Year's Day January 1, 2016 Sunday schedule

Saturday Schedule or Sunday Schedule means service on these days will run according to the Saturday or Sunday schedule specified in the schedule for each route. Please note that some GO Transit routes do not offer weekend service -- you should check your specific schedule for information about weekend service.