Getting to Niagara Falls From Downtown Toronto, Canada

September 21, 2021 / Toronto
Niagara Falls Tours from Downtown Toronto

The best way to get to Niagara Falls from Downtown Toronto is by tour. Get on the road and leave your worries behind! Our tours are fun, entertaining, relaxing and informative. Niagara Falls is the most visited tourist attraction in all of Canada! We offer Niagara falls bus tours and Niagara falls day trips. Our Niagara Falls sightseeing tours are led by experienced and licensed local guides, who are friendly and informative. Our Niagara Falls bus tours are the most popular way to get from Toronto to Niagara Falls.

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Book your small group Niagara Falls tour below, or read more about our private Niagara Falls tour charter options.

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What to expect on your Niagara Falls tour

Our guided bus tours include 4 hours of free time at Niagara Falls. This is enough time for you to explore and see the most popular sights in Niagara falls. The tour continues with a scenic drive along the Niagara Parkway, where you will get great views of Horseshoe fall (the Canadian side) and American falls (the New York side). Visit iconic spots as well like the famous floral clock, Queenston Heights Park, the Niagara Whirlpool, and the Niagara power station. Enjoy behind-the-scenes and historic commentary along the way to leave the trip feeling like you know it all! Return to Toronto around 5:00 PM for an evening in the city.

Tours from Downtown Toronto

Join our tours to Niagara Falls from central meeting points from Downtown Toronto. The tour meeting locations include:

  1. Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queens Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C6
  2. Courtyard by Marriott Toronto Downtown, 475 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON M4Y 1X7
  3. Chelsea Hotel, 33 Gerrard St W, Toronto, ON M5G 1Z4
  4. Doubletree by Hilton Hotel, Toronto, ON M5G 1R3
  5. Dundas Square / Dundas Station, 279 Yonge St, Toronto, ON M5B 1N8
  6. Queen Station / Dineen Coffee Co, 140 Yonge St, Toronto, ON M2R 3V1
  7. Hockey Hall of Fame, 30 Yonge St, Toronto, ON M5E 1X8
  8. Fairmont Royal York / Union Station, 100 Front St W, Toronto, ON M5J 1E3
  9. Intercontinental Toronto Centre, 225 Front St W, Toronto, ON M5V 2X3
  10. 300 Front St W, Toronto, ON, M5V 0E9
  11. 352 Front St W, Toronto, ON M5V 0K3
  12. Holiday Inn Express and Suites Mississauga, 2125 N Sheridan Way, Mississauga, ON L5K 1A3

All Toronto tour passengers are picked up and dropped off at these central meeting points in Downtown Toronto. Additional meeting locations are available for guests in Mississauga or near Toronto Pearson Airport. Our tours from Downtown Toronto are full-day trips to Niagara Falls.

Getting from Downtown Toronto to Niagara Falls

The trip to Niagara Falls from Downtown Toronto is about 90 minutes long depending on your starting location and how you choose to go there (by a tour or visiting on your own).

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Niagara Falls Tours from Toronto

Getting from Toronto to Niagara Falls on your own with GO Transit, Megabus or by renting a car

Travellers who are interested in staying in Niagara Falls for multiple days can visit on their own. Here are the different transportation options for getting to Niagara Falls from Downtown Toronto on your own:

GO Transit – GO Transit is a regional public transit agency, serving the Greater Toronto Area and parts of the Golden Horseshoe region. GO Transit offers train service for Niagara Falls from Downtown Toronto.

Megabus – Megabus provides express bus service to Niagara Falls. The bus stop is near the Union Station, which is in central Downtown Toronto.

Renting a Car – The trip from Downtown Toronto to Niagara Falls takes about 90 minutes by car. You can rent a car at the airport or in Downtown Toronto.

Things to consider when travelling to Niagara Falls from Toronto on your own

Travelling to Niagara Falls on your own as a tourist is not easy. There are limited public transportation options available, and driving there requires a car rental and itinerary planning. This might be a good option if you are already renting a car, but otherwise, it might not be worth it for a 1-day trip. This can be worth the effort if you hope to stay in Niagara Falls for multiple days, but for those interested in a 1-day tour, it is recommended to sign-up for our Niagara Falls day tour.

Visit Niagara Falls on a bus tour

Travel in a modern, comfortable and air-conditioned minibus with a small group. Our experienced and friendly guides will share with you interesting facts about the history of Niagara Falls, as well as fun facts about the falls throughout your trip. Choosing our small-group bus tour means you won’t be crowded in a large coach bus. Instead, you’ll enjoy personal attention and friendly interaction with your fellow travellers.

Taking Downtown Toronto tourists on Niagara Falls tours since 1994

Queen Tour Niagara Falls Tours have been operating day trips to Niagara Falls from Downtown Toronto since 1994. During that time we have taken tens of thousands of happy travellers on our tours. Our goal is to make sure you have an amazing time in Niagara Falls. Our itinerary is professionally designed and includes many interesting stops. We visit the main highlights in Niagara Falls, as well as some hidden gems off the beaten path.

Trust a local and family owned tour operator

Queen Tour Niagara Falls Tours is a family-owned company. We have been taking customers on bus tours to Niagara Falls from Downtown Toronto for over 25 years now. We love being able to serve the community. We have many repeat customers who take our tour when they come back to Downtown Toronto. In addition, we work with locals who arrange a private bus charter or private tour to Niagara Falls for family events, corporate events or special occasions with friends.

Fully insured tour company

We are a fully insured tour company. This provides you with peace of mind and allows us to focus on taking care of our customers. This includes the proper insurance for our buses, guests and for operating in Niagara Falls.

Take a Niagara Falls tour from Downtown Toronto with an experienced tour guide

Take a tour with us and you won’t have to worry about directions or planning. We will take care of all the details of your trip.

Our tours are led by our experienced tour guides. They know their way around Niagara Falls and will help you have the best time in Niagara during your trip. Our guides are professional, courteous and friendly. You will be able to enjoy stress-free travel planning for your day trip to Niagara Falls from Downtown Toronto.

Niagara Falls Tours from Toronto

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All tour guides are licensed by the Niagara Parks Commission

Our tour guides are licensed by the Niagara Parks Commission. They have undergone training to make sure that they are experts in all things Niagara Falls. We encourage our guests to ask questions. Nobody knows Niagara Falls better than our tour guides. Our tour guides – Nathan, Sam, Houri and Joe, are all walking encyclopedias of Niagara Falls.

A trusted Niagara Falls from Downtown Toronto tour operator

As a local tour operator in Downtown Toronto, our expertise is bringing people from all over the world to Niagara Falls. We have taken tens of thousands of passengers to Niagara Falls. We know what we are doing, and have years of experience in delivering a great time for customers.

Partner of local Niagara Falls from Toronto tourist agencies

Queen Tour Niagara Falls Tours is a partner of many organizations related to tourism in Downtown Toronto, Niagara Falls and the surrounding area. This includes:

  • Destination Ontario – travel promotion organization for the province of Ontario
  • Attractions Ontario – association of attractions in the province of Ontario
  • Niagara Falls Tourism – tourism organization that promotes Niagara Falls as a destination
  • Destination Toronto – economic development organization for Downtown Toronto

Highly rated with thousands of traveller reviews

We are honoured to have thousands of positive reviews from our Niagara Falls tours. You can find hundreds of reviews each on Google, TripAdvisor, Viator, GetYourGuide and other platforms.

Trusted by the world’s leading online travel agencies

We work with the world’s leading travel agencies and booking engines to promote our tours. These include:

  • TripAdvisor – the world’s biggest travel review site, with over 250 million reviews
  • Viator – a popular booking engine for tour companies around the world
  • – #1 online hotel booking website (used by millions of travellers)
  • GetYourGuide – the world’s largest booking site for attractions
  • Musement – a popular tourist attraction booking service available in many languages.

Planning the rest of your Downtown Toronto itinerary

If you’re in Toronto you’ll likely have time to do a lot more than visiting Niagara Falls. Check out our 3 days in Toronto itinerary for recommendations compiled by our local tour guides.