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Cycling and Public Transit

Cycling

In partnership with the Sustainability Office, we are pleased to offer a number of resources for cycling commuters on campus. These include open bike racks, secure bike storage facilities, and on the Waterloo campus, an on-campus bikeeshare program. See Cycling and Bike Storage for information.

Public Transit

Laurier’s Waterloo Campus is fortunate enough to be served by or located in proximity to a large number of transit systems, enabling easy travel to and from campus.

Grand River Transit (GRT)

All full-time undergraduate students at Laurier’s Waterloo Campus may enjoy unlimited transit travel with their OneCard. Simply use your OneCard when boarding Grand River Transit buses, sit back and enjoy the ride. Whether you're living on or off campus, GRT serves the Waterloo, Kitchener, and Cambridge areas with routes that run frequently to all the places you want to go.

GO Transit

GO Transit Student ID

Full-time Laurier students are eligible for GO Transit student fares. ID cards can be obtained online by visiting GO Transit’s Student ID page and submitting a Student ID Request.  This card allows for travel at a discounted rate for the period of full-time study and must be renewed each academic year.

GO Transit offers a bus route (Route 25) from Laurier’s Waterloo Campus to Square One in Mississauga. The 25F runs exclusively on weekends to York University. GO Bus tickets may be purchased at International News in the Fred Nichols Campus Centre or at the GO Transit ticket booth located on University Ave. in front of Clara Conrad Residence.

GO Transit also offers bus and train service between downtown Kitchener and downtown Toronto.

Greyhound Bus Lines

Greyhound Canada offers several trips a day to Toronto’s Union Station as well as service to Woodstock, London and Guelph. A discounted student rate is available to those who show the ticket agent their student card. Greyhound bus service may be accessed at the Kitchener Bus Terminal by taking GRT Route 7, 8 (either direction), or 200. On campus, tickets are available at International News in the Fred Nichols Campus Centre.

VIA Rail

VIA Rail operates out of the Kitchener Train Station located near the intersection of Weber Street and Victoria Street with service to destinations across Southwestern Ontario and more.

Brantford Transit

Brantford Transit runs bus service around Brantford.

Greyhound Bus Lines

Greyhound Canada offers services to Toronto and beyond. The Brantford bus depot is located at 64 Darling St. in downtown Brantford.

GO Transit

As of September 2016, GO Transit is planning to offer all-day bus service between downtown Brantford and McMaster University in Hamilton and the GO train station in Aldershot.

GO Transit Student ID

Full-time Laurier students are eligible for GO Transit student fares. ID cards can be obtained online by visiting GO Transit’s Student ID page and submitting a Student ID Request.  This card allows for travel at a discounted rate for the period of full-time study and must be renewed each academic year.

VIA Rail

VIA Rail offers train service to Toronto and beyond. The Brantford train station is located at 5 Wadsworth Street.

  • More information on getting to and around Brantford can be found on the official Tourism Brantford website

Grand River Transit (GRT)

All full-time undergraduate students at Laurier’s Waterloo Campus or the Faculty of Social Work in Kitchener may enjoy unlimited transit travel with their OneCard. Simply use your OneCard when boarding Grand River Transit buses, sit back and enjoy the ride. GRT serves the Waterloo, Kitchener, and Cambridge areas with routes that run frequently to all the places you want to go.

GO Transit

GO Transit Student ID

Full-time Laurier students are eligible for GO Transit student fares. ID cards can be obtained online by visiting GO Transit’s Student ID page and submitting a Student ID Request.  This card allows for travel at a discounted rate for the period of full-time study and must be renewed each academic year. 

GO Transit offers bus and train service between downtown Kitchener and downtown Toronto.

GO Transit also offers a bus route (Route 25) from Laurier’s Waterloo Campus to Square One in Mississauga. 

Greyhound Bus Lines

Greyhound Canada offers several trips a day to Toronto’s Union Station as well as service to Woodstock, London and Guelph. A discounted student rate is available to those who show the ticket agent their student card. Greyhound bus service and tickets may be accessed at the Kitchener Bus Terminal in downtown Kitchener.

VIA Rail

VIA Rail operates out of the Kitchener Train Station, located near downtown at the intersection of Weber Street and Victoria Street, with service to destinations across Southwestern Ontario and more.

Contact Us:

Waterloo Campus

E: parking@wlu.ca
T: 519.884.0710 x3032
F: 519.885.3870
Office Location: 202 Regina St. 2nd Flr.

Office Hours:

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday

Brantford Campus

E: lbparking@wlu.ca
T: 519-884-0710 X3032
Office Location: Service Laurier Brantford, 171 Colborne St.

Office Hours:

9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday