With the introduction of the new Barrie line weekend trains, weekend service on GO Bus Routes 65 and 68 has changed.

Barrie line: Click here to learn more about new year-round weekend train service.

Route 65 (Barrie)

  • Most weekend trips have been discontinued and service has been reduced to the Wellington St. East at Hwy. 404 Park & Ride.
  • Weekend buses no longer serve Newmarket Bus Terminal or stops along Yonge Street between Green Lane and Aurora GO.

Route 68 (Barrie)

  • There are new weekend bus connections to trains at East Gwillimbury and Aurora GO Stations.
  • Weekend buses will no longer serve Newmarket Bus Terminal or stops along Yonge Street between Green Lane and the Newmarket Bus Terminal.

For local travel within York Region visit

Be sure to check the schedule to see if your trip is affected.

Holidays & Special Events

The holidays are about celebrating traditions. To learn more about service to holiday shopping, Toronto Christmas Market and more during the holiday season please check out our holiday page.

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 20, 2017 Saturday schedule
Good Friday April 14, 2017 Sunday schedule
Victoria Day May 22, 2017 Saturday schedule
Canada Day July 1, 2017 Saturday schedule
Civic Holiday August 7, 2017 Saturday schedule
Labour Day September 4, 2017 Sunday schedule
Thanksgiving Day October 9, 2017 Sunday schedule
Early Homebound December 22, 2017 Early homebound
Christmas Eve December 24, 2017 Saturday schedule
Christmas Day December 25, 2017 Sunday schedule
Boxing Day December 26, 2017 Saturday schedule
Early Homebound December 29, 2017 Early Homebound
New Year's Eve December 31, 2017 Sunday schedule. Late-night service & free rides after 7 p.m.

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.

Check back at the beginning of December for more information about our holiday levels of service.


  • Check the schedule for your date of travel here.
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