Oakville GO Station

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---This page is about the GO Transit Station in Oakville. For the VIA Rail Station, see Oakville VIA Rail Station.

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Oakville
Address 214 Cross Ave., Oakville, ON
Station code MISSING
Fare Zone 12
Tracks 3
Platforms 3 (12-car)
GO Bus 18, 19, 20, 46
Local Transit 1, 4, 10, 11, 13, 14, 15, 17, 18, 19, 20, 24, 26, 28, 190
Ridership (2019) MISSING
Bronte
towards Hamilton
Lakeshore West Clarkson
towards Union
Burlington
towards Niagara Falls
Niagara Falls Port Credit
towards Union

Oakville GO Station is a GO Transit/VIA train station located in Oakville, ON. It is located west of Trafalgar Rd., between Cross Ave. and Cornwall Rd.

One station platform is located between the southern and middle tracks, with the other located north of the northern track. The southern platform is connected to the north side through an underground walkway at the east end to the GO station building. The bus loop is located east of the station building, with parking lots extending north and far west. The VIA station building is west of GO's, and Amtrak/VIA trains stop primarily on the north platform, #1.

History

Oakville saw the first GO train departure at 4:50 AM on May 23, 1967. It was the original western terminus of GO's service on the Lakeshore line. Since then, Oakville has grown to become the busiest station on the network (outside of Union). It has also acted as the primary hub for Oakville Transit's service since its beginning in 1972.

Station construction in 2008 saw VIA construct its new station, and platform extensions to 12 cars. The tracks were also realigned in preparation for the addition of a 3rd (and later 4th) track through the station.

In 2009, Oakville GO became a stop for the Niagara Falls Excursion Train.

Connecting routes

Because of the volume of buses passing through the station, there are two loops: an outer counter-clockwise loop used by GO buses, and an inner clockwise loop used by Oakville buses. All buses serving the station do so through one of the two loops.

  • Outer loop:
    • Bay 1: Unloading, GO 18 eastbound (late evenings only)
    • Bay 2: GO 20
    • Bay 3: GO 46
    • Bay 4: GO 19
    • Bays 5+: Extended layover for Oakville buses
  • Inner loop (numbered clockwise from first bay):
    • Bay 1: Oakville 18/28
    • Bay 2: Oakville 19
    • Bay 3: Oakville 20
    • Bay 4: Oakville 24
    • Bay 5: Oakville 26
    • Bay 6: Oakville 11
    • Bay 7: Oakville 13
    • Bay 8: Oakville 14
    • Bay 9: Oakville 15
    • Bay 10: Oakville 17
    • Bay 11: Oakville 1 (inside), 4 eastbound (outside)
  • On access road: Oakville 4 westbound, 10, 190
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Routes & Stations
Barrie Union - Downsview Park - Rutherford - Maple - King City - Aurora - Newmarket - East Gwillimbury - Bradford - Barrie South - Allandale Waterfront
Kitchener Union - Bloor - Weston - Etobicoke North - Malton - Bramalea - Brampton - Mount Pleasant - Georgetown - Acton - Guelph Central - Kitchener - Stratford - St. Marys - London
Lakeshore East Union - Danforth - Scarborough - Eglinton - Guildwood - Rouge Hill - Pickering - Ajax - Whitby - Oshawa - Thornton Corners - Oshawa Central - Courtice - Bowmanville
Lakeshore West Union - Exhibition - Mimico - Long Branch - Port Credit - Clarkson - Oakville - Bronte - Appleby - Burlington - Aldershot - Hamilton - West Harbour - Confederation - Casablanca - St. Catharines - Niagara Falls
Milton Union - Kipling - Dixie - Cooksville - Erindale - Streetsville - Meadowvale - Lisgar - Milton
Niagara Falls Union - Port Credit - Oakville - Burlington - St. Catharines - Niagara Falls
Richmond Hill Union - Oriole - Old Cummer - Langstaff - Richmond Hill - Gormley - Bloomington
Stouffville Union - Kennedy - Agincourt - Milliken - Unionville - Centennial - Markham - Mount Joy - Stouffville - Old Elm