Stratford Direct Bus
We'll take care of the driving; you can relax and enjoy the trip.
Taking a day trip or a longer getaway? Mix and match your departure dates to customize your trip.
Toronto to Stratford - $20 Return
Travel between InterContinental Hotel (Front and Simcoe Streets) and each Stratford theatre. See on performance calendar.
Once Daily - May 3 to 24; September 23 to October 12*
- Departs 10 a.m. from Toronto
- Departs 5 p.m. from Stratford Festival
Twice Daily - May 26 to September 21*
- Departs 10 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. from Toronto
- Departs 5 p.m. and 11 p.m. from Stratford
NEW! Detroit to Stratford - $40 Return
Enjoy a mid-week getaway, an extended weekend, or stay a whole week! Round-trip routes are offered from Novi Town Center (Crescent Boulevard, Novi MI), Meijer’s Store (Little Mack Avenue, Roseville, MI) and each Stratford theatre. See on performance calendar.
June 3 to September 28*
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday departures
- Departs 8 a.m. from Detroit
- Departs 5 p.m. from Stratford
Booking your Stratford Direct Bus tickets
Please note that you must have a ticket to ride, and you must book your trip:
- Online by 11 p.m., until 2 days before your trip, or
- In person at our Box Office or by phone at our Call Centre by end of business hours, on the day before your trip.
Please note that seating capacity on Stratford Direct is limited to one bus-load per trip; early booking is therefore strongly recommended.
Book online on our calendar or call 1.800.567.1600.
*Available only on performance days. Some date exceptions apply.
Stratford Direct is generously sponsored by The Peter Cundill Foundation.