Parking and Transportation

Our U-Pass system provides students with a universal bus pass, granting unlimited ridership on all Welland, Niagara Falls and St. Catharines transit systems. Students are charged a fee as part of their tuition, and save up to $750 per term on bussing.

An aerial view of the NOTL campus


Parking on campus requires a parking pass, either purchased as a permit, or daily ticket from parking lot pay stations in certain parking lots.

Parking permits are on provided on a first-come, first-served basis.

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A bus infront of the Welland Campus


Niagara College’s campuses are served by city bus services.

Students of Niagara College are granted a Universal Bus Pass (U-Pass), allowing them unlimited ridership on buses in on Niagara Region bus routes.

Schedules may change from term to term. Students are advised to check the Student Administrative Council website for up-to-date schedules.

Learn more about the U-Pass

Β Β Find a Bus Route

Using Google Transit, you can easily find a bus route to or from our campuses. Click one of the links below, then enter your address in the space provided and click the blue “Search” button.

Transit Schedules

Detailed transit schedules can be found here.

Local Transit

Buses and trains to Toronto

A Go Train on the tracks, with the CN Tower in the background, Toronto

A Go Train on the tracks, with the CN Tower in the background, Toronto, Ontario

Want to go to Toronto? Check out the Go Transit system!

Fare Calculator

Buses: Transit buses depart from Highway 20 at Stanley Avenue, as well as the Fairview Mall in St. Catharines, and routes run along the lakeshore to Toronto.

Trains: The Go Train system runs from Niagara Falls to Toronto in the summer months, and from Hamilton to Toronto throughout the year. Tickets are affordable and can be purchased at the station.

If you have a car, consider parking at a Transit train station (no extra charge) and take the train in to Union Station, Toronto – it’s quick, easy and convenient, and will put you in the heart of Toronto without worrying about traffic or parking!

Note: The U-Pass cannot be used on Go trains or buses.