Newcomers in a transit station

Get started with GO Transit

Here's how you can travel easily and affordably in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area
Newcomers in a transit station

Get started with GO Transit

Here's how you can travel easily and affordably in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area

Welcome, Newcomers


GO Train stopped stopped on an empty platform waiting for passengers

GO trains and buses will quickly get you where you need to go as you settle in to your new home, whether you’re going to see friends and family, for a job, for an event, or to explore all the wonderful things to do in the area.

We’ll help you get started on GO in 3 easy steps:


Find a Station or Stop

How to find your closest GO train station or GO bus stop.

Destinations

Where GO Transit can take you.

Ways to Pay

How to save money with a PRESTO card, discounts, passes, and more.

Find a Station or Stop

Here are easy step-by-step instructions to help you find the closest GO train or GO bus.

Step 1: Type in your location (example: main streets closest to you)

Step 2: Allow gotransit.com to “Know your location"

Step 3: Click "Update"

Step 4: Zoom out of the map. Look for circles until you find your GO Station

Step 5: Click “Go to Station page

Step 6: This page will show you when the next trains or buses will be leaving

Find a Station or Stop

Destinations


Toronto skyline

From the world-famous Niagara Falls to family fun around the city of Toronto, GO Transit will get you there quickly and easily! And remember, children 12 years old and under always ride GO for free!

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Ways to Pay


Tap your credit card, phone or watch on a GO PRESTO device at the beginning and end of your trip.

Whether you’re going to work, visiting friends and family, or exploring your new area, the easiest way to pay your fare is with a PRESTO card.

You can use the PRESTO card on GO trains and buses, as well as 11 other transit agencies in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area, and Ottawa.

PRESTO offers a discounted fare the more times you travel in a month.

Kids 12 and under always ride GO for free!

Ways to Pay