From Durham Region, you can connect to destinations in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA), Ontario, and Canada. DRT offers seamless connections to neighbouring transit systems including GO Transit, York Region Transit (YRT), the Toronto Transit Commission (TTC), Orillia Transit, Lindsay Transit, VIA Rail, and various other inter-city bus services.

GTHA Transit Agencies

GO Transit

You can connect to GO Train Lakeshore East services with DRT at several locations:

  • Ajax Station
  • Oshawa Station
  • Pickering Station
  • Rouge Hill Station
  • Whitby Station

Various GO Bus routes link Durham Region to Toronto, York Region, and Peterborough.

When transferring between GO Transit and DRT, remember that you're eligible for a reduced DRT fare. For more information on Co-Fare, visit our Fares page.

Complete information on GO Transit services is available on gotransit.com or by calling 1-888-438-6646.

Lindsay Transit

Travel to Kawartha Lakes and connecting to Lindsay Transit is made easy on Route 654 On-Demand. Complete information on On-Demand services can be found on our On-Demand/Specialized page.

Complete information on Lindsay Transit services is available on Lindsay Transit's website or by calling 705-324-9411.

Orillia Transit

Travel to Orillia and connecting to Orillia Transit is made easy on Route 653 On Demand. Complete information on DRT's On Demand services can be found on our On Demand/Specialized page.

Complete information on Orillia Transit services is available on Orillia Transit's website or by calling 705-325-3975.

TTC

You can connect to TTC services with DRT at several locations in Toronto.

  • Rouge Hill Station
    • Route 103 Glenanna
  • Kingston Road and Sheppard Avenue/Port Union Road
    • PULSE 900 Highway 2
    • Route 103 Glenanna
  • Ellesmere Road and Military Trail (UTSC/Centennial College)
    • PULSE 900 Highway 2

Travel wholly within the City of Toronto is not permitted on DRT.

Complete information on TTC services is available on ttc.ca or by calling 1-866-642-9882.

YRT

You can connect to YRT services with DRT at two locations in York Region:

  • Davis Drive and Highway 404 Park and Ride
    • Route 960 Uxbridge-Newmarket
  • Highway 48 and Lake Ridge Road
    • Route 601 Uxbridge-Brock

DRT fares on YRT

  • Valid DRT transfers are accepted everywhere on YRT
  • DRT monthly passes are only accepted at the two transfer locations:
    • Davis Drive and Highway 404 Park and Ride; and
    • Highway 48 and Lake Ridge Road.
  • YRT transfers will not be issued. You are required to pay YRT fare on your return trip
  • DRT fare using PRESTO card e-purse or DRT monthly pass is valid, provided your card was tapped in Durham. A DRT monthly pass on a PRESTO card will allow you to continue travelling and transferring within York Region (as long as the transfer is within two hours of the original tap). You'll need to pay appropriate YRT fare on your return trip

YRT Fares on DRT

  • Valid YRT transfers will be accepted everywhere on DRT
  • YRT monthly passes are only accepted at the two transfer locations:
    • Davis Drive and Highway 404 Park and Ride; and
    • Highway 48 and Lake Ridge Road.
  • DRT transfers will not be issued. You are required to pay DRT fare on your return trip
  • YRT fare using PRESTO card e-purse or YRT monthly pass is valid, provided your card was tapped in Durham. A DRT monthly pass on a PRESTO card will allow you to continue travelling and transferring within Durham Region (as long as the transfer is within two hours of the original tap). You'll need to pay appropriate DRT fare on your return trip
  • GTA Weekly Passes are not accepted on DRT

Complete information on YRT services is available on yrt.ca or by calling 1-866-668-3978.

Intercity Transit Agencies

Can-Ar Coach

Can-Ar Coach provides intercity bus service from Oshawa, Port Perry, and other locations in Durham Region.

Complete information on Can-Ar Coach services is available on the Can-Ar Coach website or by calling 1-800-387-7097.

Coach Canada/Megabus

Coach Canada/Megabus provides intercity bus service from the Whitby Station.

Complete information on Coach Canada/Megabus services is available on the Megabus website or by calling 1-866-488-4452.

Greyhound Canada

Greyhound Canada provides intercity bus service from a few locations in Durham Region.

Complete information on Greyhound Canada services Greyhound Canada's website or by calling 1-800-661-8747.

VIA Rail

VIA Rail provides intercity rail service from the Oshawa Station.

Complete information on VIA Rail services is available on VIA Rail's website or by calling 1-888-842-7245.