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There are 5 ways to get from Annecy to Ottawa by bus, plane, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus to Geneva, fly to Ottawa  •  14h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Annecy, Eglise Des Fins to Genève-Aéroport, gare routière
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Ottawa (YOW) GVA - YOW

$467 - $1,223

Cheapest option

Bus to Lyon, fly to Montreal, train  •  14h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Annecy to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Montreal (YUL) LYS - YUL
  3. Take the train from Dorval to Ottawa

$372 - $920

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Bus to Lyon, fly to Ottawa  •  13h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Annecy to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Ottawa (YOW) LYS - YOW

$503 - $1,616

Bus to Geneva, fly to Montreal, train  •  13h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Annecy, Eglise Des Fins to Genève-Aéroport, gare routière
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Montreal (YUL) GVA - YUL
  3. Take the train from Dorval to Ottawa

$486 - $727

Bus to Geneva, fly to Ogdensburg, drive  •  17h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Annecy, Eglise Des Fins to Genève-Aéroport, gare routière
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Ogdensburg (OGS) GVA - OGS
  3. Drive from Ogdensburg to Ottawa

$457 - $1,338

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The most affordable way to get from Annecy to Ottawa is to bus and fly and train, which costs €320 - €500 and takes 13h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Annecy to Ottawa is to bus and fly and train which costs €320 - €500 and takes 13h 54m.

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The distance between Annecy and Ottawa is 6058 km.

It takes approximately 14h 42m to get from Annecy to Ottawa, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Geneva Airport to Ottawa Airport. The quickest flight takes 10h 48m and has one stopover.

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Ottawa is 6h behind Annecy. It is currently 6:03 PM in Annecy and 12:03 PM in Ottawa.

United Airlines, WestJet, Air France and three other airlines offer flights from Geneva Airport to Ottawa Airport.

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There are 123+ hotels available in Ottawa. Prices start at $112 CAD per night.

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  • Distance: 6058.1 km
  • Duration: 14h 42m

What companies run services between Annecy, France and Ottawa, ON, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Annecy to Ottawa. However, you can take the bus to Genève-Aéroport, gare routière, take the walk to Geneva airport, fly to Ottawa, take the walk to Airport Stop, then take the line 97 bus to Ottawa. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport, take the walk to Lyon airport, fly to Ottawa, take the walk to Airport Stop, then take the line 97 bus to Ottawa.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Geneva to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
10h 48m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Geneva to Ottawa via Newark
Ave. Duration
11h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,300
Flights from Geneva to Ottawa via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,400
Flights from Geneva to Ottawa via Zurich, Montreal
Ave. Duration
13h 13m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,200
Flights from Geneva to Ottawa via Frankfurt, Montreal
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Flights from Lyon to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
10h 8m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,600
Flights from Lyon to Ottawa via Montreal, Quebec
Ave. Duration
14h 51m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Lyon to Ottawa via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Lyon to Ottawa via Frankfurt, Montreal
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Lyon to Ottawa via Brussels, Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 48m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Lyon to Ottawa via Brussels, Toronto
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Geneva to Montreal
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,400
Flights from Geneva to Montreal via Zurich
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,400
Flights from Geneva to Montreal via Munich
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $1,400
Flights from Lyon to Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Lyon to Montreal via Brussels
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
Flights from Lyon to Montreal via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Ottawa via Frankfurt, Montreal
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Flights from Lyon to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
10h 8m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,600
Flights from Lyon to Ottawa via Frankfurt, Montreal
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Geneva to Montreal
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,400
Flights from Geneva to Montreal via Munich
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $1,400
Flights from Lyon to Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Lyon to Montreal via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Geneva to Montreal
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,400
Flights from Lyon to Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Geneva to Ogdensburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
13h 6m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Geneva to Ogdensburg via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
14h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Geneva to Ogdensburg via Frankfurt, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
14h 1m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,300
Flights from Geneva to Ogdensburg via Brussels, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
16h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,300
Flights from Geneva to Ogdensburg via London Heathrow, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
17h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,300
Flights from Geneva to Ogdensburg via Zurich, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
17h 21m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,300
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Lyon to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
10h 8m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,600
Flights from Lyon to Ottawa via Brussels, Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 48m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Geneva to Montreal
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,400
Flights from Lyon to Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Lyon to Montreal via Brussels
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Montreal via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $1,400
Flights from Lyon to Montreal via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,900
Flights from Lyon to Montreal via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
10h 48m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Geneva to Ottawa via Zurich, Montreal
Ave. Duration
13h 13m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,200
Flights from Geneva to Montreal
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,400
Flights from Geneva to Montreal via Zurich
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Montreal via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,500
Flights from Lyon to Montreal via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Geneva to Montreal via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Geneva to Montreal via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,500
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Lyon to Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$380 - $950
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Dorval to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$29 - $45
Business
$90 - $100
Economy
$57 - $60
EconomyPlus
$70 - $100
Bus operators
Transalis
Phone
+33 4 50 51 08 51
Email
commercial.crolard@transdev.com
Website
transalis.fr
Bus from Annecy, Eglise Des Fins to Genève-Aéroport, gare routière
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
Transalis
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Annecy to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
Blablabus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Annecy to Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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