Duration 2h 1m
Distance 195.2 km
Average price $85
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The train between Ottawa and Montreal takes 2h 1m. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Ottawa to Montreal. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Ottawa
  2. Montreal
1h 56m
$60 - $120

Ottawa to Montreal train times

Trains run every four hours between Ottawa and Montreal. The service departs Ottawa at 06:30 in the morning, which arrives into Montreal at 08:31. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 2h 1m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Ottawa to Montreal? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ottawa and arriving at Montréal. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 56m.

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The distance between Ottawa and Montreal is 165 km. The road distance is 195.2 km.

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Ottawa to Montreal train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Ottawa station.

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Ottawa to Montreal train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Montréal station.

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What companies run services between Ottawa and Montreal?

VIA Rail operates a train from Ottawa to Montréal every 4 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $120 and the journey takes 1h 56m.
Train operators
VIA Rail
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Ottawa to Montréal
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$30 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
EconomyPlus
$85 - $120
Business
$85 - $130

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