Visitor Info - Getting Here

Stratford Direct Bus

Toronto Bus Presenting Sponsor



We'll take care of the driving;  you can relax and enjoy the trip.


Two Routes!
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 SFToStratford on performance calendar.


Tuesdays to Sundays until October 23*
- Departs 10 a.m. from Toronto
- Departs 5 p.m. from Stratford Festival


Special Departures on October 24 & 25
- Departs 3 p.m. from Toronto
- Departs 11 p.m. from Stratford Festival


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 two convenient Detroit locations and from each Stratford theatre.  See SFFromStratford on performance calendar.


June 3 to September 28*
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday departures 
- Departs 8 a.m. from Detroit - Kmart Store (40855 Ann Arbor Rd, Plymouth, MI)
- Departs 9 a.m. from Detroit - Meijer’s Store (30800 Little Mack Avenue, Roseville, MI)
- Departs 5 p.m. from Stratford

Booking your Stratford Direct Bus tickets
Please note that this service requires advanced reservations and ticketing.

- The Toronto route needs to be booked by 11 p.m. the day before departure

- The Detroit route needs to be booked by 11 p.m. two days before departure


Tickets are available 24 hours a day online – or through the box office during regular opening hours.


In order to use this service you will need to have a Stratford Festival performance or Forum ticket. (Proof of purchase may be requested when boarding the bus.)


Buses fill fast - book early to avoid disappointment! Further, we reserve the right to cancel un-booked busses at any time.


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.