Parking and Transit

Whether you are travelling to or from campus or exploring everything the Niagara Region has to offer, getting around has never been easier thanks to the U-Pass system, which provides students with a universal bus pass that grants unlimited ridership on all Welland, Niagara Falls and St. Catharines transit systems.

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. Visit Parking Services for permits and rates.

Visit Parking Services

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 (), 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 website for up-to-date schedules.

GO bus

GO bus service to Niagara College

Route 12 serve the Niagara College, Niagara-on-the-Lake Campus.

  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 ᾮSearchᾯ button.

Transit Schedules

Detailed transit schedules can be found .

Bus Stops

  • Welland: Bus stops are located outside the front door in the bus loading zone. Welland Transit Route 2 (Rice Road) stop is located at the corner of Talbot Trail and Chippawayan Blvd. on campus.
  • Niagara-on-the-Lake: Bus stops are located outside the front doors in the bus loading zone.

Local Transit Links

  • City of Welland Transit Logo

    Tel: 111-732-6844

  • St Catharines Transit Commission Logo

    Tel: 111- 685-4271
    Out of town bus: 111-682-9206

  • Niagara Falls Transit Logo

    Tel: 111-356-1179

  • Niagara Region Transit Logo

    Tel: 1-800-263-7215 x 3550

GO Buses and Trains

GO Transit is the regional public transit service for the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area, with routes extending to communities across the Greater Golden Horseshoe, including Niagara College! GO Transit carries over 65 million passengers a year. Note: The U-Pass cannot be used on GO trains or buses.

GO 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.

New GO bus service to Niagara College

Route 12 buses now serve the Niagara-on-the-Lake Campus. The bus stops in front of the main tower. The route schedule can be found .

GO 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!

Travelling from Toronto to the NOTL campus via GO–it’s closer than you think!