More GO Train Service starting June 28th 2014

GO Transit train west of Union Station.

GO Transit train west of Union Station.

GO Transit has announced that there will be more service on many of their lines starting on June 28th, 2014.

These new services include more GO Train service as well as new, or modified, GO Bus service.

Some of the changes include the following:

More GO Trains on the Lakeshore East and Lakeshore West lines:

  • An additional two Saturday trips heading east from Aldershot at 9:34 a.m. and 10:34 p.m. Both trips will make all stops to Oshawa, arriving at Union Station at 10:40 a.m. and 11:40 p.m. and departing Union Station at 10:43 a.m. and 11:43 p.m. and arriving at Oshawa at 11:38 a.m. and 12:38 a.m.
  • Two new Saturday westbound trips departing Oshawa at 9:11 a.m. and 10:11 a.m., making all stops to Aldershot.  The will arrive at Union Station at at 10:10 a.m. and 11:10 a.m., respectfully, and then continue unto Aldershot at 10:13 a.m. and 11:13 a.m.
  • Six additional eastbound GO trains from Aldershot on Sundays.  The new eastbound GO trains will depart at 9:34 a.m., 6:34 p.m., 7:34 p.m., 8:34 p.m., 9:34 p.m. and 10:34 p.m.  The new trains will arrive in Oshawa at  11:38 a.m., 8:38 p.m., 9:38 p.m., 10:38 p.m., 11:38 p.m. and 12:38 a.m.
  • Seven new westbound GO trains from Oshawa to Aldershot on Sundays.  The new trains will depart Oshawa at 9:11 a.m., 10:11 a.m., 6:11 p.m., 7:11 p.m., 8:11 p.m., 9:11 p.m. and 10:11 p.m and arrive in Aldershot at 11:18 a.m., 12:18 p.m., 8:18 p.m., 9:18 p.m., 10:18 p.m., 11:18 p.m. and 12:18 a.m.

The Barrie Line will see new trains as follows:

  • Two new weekday southbound trains will depart Maple at 7:13 a.m. and 7:45 a.m., making all stops to Union Station where they will arrive at 7:47 a.m. and 8:19 a.m. respectively.
  • Two new weekday northbound trips will depart Union Station at 3:40 p.m. and 6:45 p.m., making all stops to Allandale Waterfront station, arriving at 5:23 p.m. and 8:28 p.m.
  • The Barrie weekend and statutory holiday service will also return starting June 28th until Labour Day.
GO Bis #2428

GO Bus #2428

GO Bus service has also been changed, and/or increased.  New buses, for example, will operate between the Hamilton GO Centre and Aldershot to meet the new GO Trains (in both directions.)

Please check GO’s website for more information and look out for new timetables to come out prior to June 28th.

 

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One Response to More GO Train Service starting June 28th 2014

  1. Long Branch Mike says:

    Thanks for summarizing Ed!

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