Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

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Getting to St. Jacobs Country

Finding your way to St. Jacobs Country couldn't be easier, whether travelling from around the corner or around the world.

Getting to St. Jacobs

By Car

See detailed written directions and maps for arriving by car from Southern Ontario.

By Bus

From Downtown Kitchener, take Grand River transit to Conestoga Mall, Waterloo.  Monday through Saturday Route 21 to  the  Village of St Jacobs with stops at the St Jacobs Farmers Market.  For help planning your trip, try GRT’s EasyGO online trip planner at

By Taxi

Local taxi services (Approx price: $25.00)

By Waterloo Central Railway Scenic Train between Waterloo and St. Jacobs (seasonal)

Accessibility Policy available upon request.

Getting to Kitchener Waterloo

Greyhound Bus

Via Rail

Local Airports

St. Jacobs Country is conveniently located near three major airports.

Region of Waterloo International Airport (YKF)

Within a 20-minute drive of St. Jacobs Country

4881 Fountain St North
Breslau, ON
519 648 2256

Pay and display parking
Terminal car rental: National and AVIS
Airport property car rental: Hertz

Pearson International Airport

Toronto, Ontario
866 207 1690

Hamilton International Airport Limited

9300 Airport Rd. Suite 2206
Mount Hope, ON L0R 1W0
905 679 1999

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Private Tour Companies

Travel the easy way to St. Jacobs Country with a variety of private tour companies.

Toronto Tours 
Any day of the week, small group transportation from Toronto to St. Jacobs Country.
416 868 0400

Niagara Toronto Tours
Thursday and Saturday
Convenient pick up from most hotels, Youth Hostels, B & Bs and subway stops in downtown Toronto.
905 819 1228

Mary Morton Tours
A Day in St. Jacobs 2015:

  • May 16
  • June 27
  • August 1
  • September 5
  • October 15

Click here for itineraries.
416 488 2674


It's easy to see everything St. Jacobs has to offer.

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There are many great ways to enjoy the paths and trails of St. Jacobs Country.

The Millrace Footpath

Hike the St. Jacobs portion of the Trans Canada Trail! This footpath follows an 1860's vintage millrace that was constructed by the Conestoga River to serve the power needs of a gristmill in the Village of St. Jacobs. A lovely 2 km walk any season of the year!

Trails in Woolwich Township

Woolwich Township boasts eleven trails totaling more than 80 kilometres, for walking, cycling, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, as designated.

"Trails Take Flight" in Grand River Country

Learn about 20 favourite birding trails located in the Grand River watershed, which makes up a diverse area known as Grand River Country.

New On-Road Cycling Routes

Local cycling enthusiasts have some great suggestions for on-road cycling routes in Woolwich Township. How about a 'Mennonite Country Block Tour' or a 'General Store Tour'? For information on these routes and more, click here for details.