There are 8 ways to get from Barrie to Ottawa by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Allandale Waterfront GO to Union Station Br
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Ottawa VIA Rail

$54 - $163

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Bus  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Barrie to Toronto Ontc / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Ottawa, ON 5354 / ...

$38 - $97

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Georgian College. to Finch Station. Pick-Up/Drop-Off.
  2. Take the bus from Finch Bus Terminal to Oshawa GO 96
  3. Take the train from Oshawa to Fallowfield

$50 - $151

Drive  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Barrie to Ottawa 255.6 miles

$30 - $50

Train to Billy Bishop Toronto City, fly to Ottawa  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Allandale Waterfront GO to Union Station
  2. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Ottawa (YOW) YTZ - YOW

$100 - $339

Bus to Toronto, fly to Ottawa  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Barrie to Yorkdale
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Ottawa (YOW) YYZ - YOW

$109 - $340

Bus to Toronto, fly to Kingston, train  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Barrie to Yorkdale
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Kingston (YGK) YYZ - YGK
  3. Take the train from Kingston to Ottawa

$182 - $747

Train to Billy Bishop Toronto City, fly to Montreal, train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Allandale Waterfront GO to Union Station
  2. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Montreal (YUL) YTZ - YUL
  3. Take the train from Dorval to Ottawa

$128 - $434

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Barrie to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Barrie and arriving at Ottawa, ON via Toronto, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Barrie to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Allandale Waterfront GO and arriving at Ottawa via Toronto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 29 min.

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The distance between Barrie and Ottawa is 332 km. The road distance is 409 km.

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The best way to get from Barrie to Ottawa without a car is to train which takes 6 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 29 min to get from Barrie to Ottawa, including transfers.

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Barrie to Ottawa bus services, operated by Ontario Northland, depart from Barrie station.

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Barrie to Ottawa train services, operated by GO Transit, depart from Allandale Waterfront GO station.

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The best way to get from Barrie to Ottawa is to train which takes 6 h 29 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport to Ottawa Airport is the direct flight which takes 56 min.

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Barrie to Ottawa bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Ottawa, ON station.

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Map of how to get from Barrie to Ottawa.
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  • Distance: 207.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 29 min

What companies run services between Barrie, ON, Canada and Ottawa, ON, Canada?

You can take a train from Barrie to Ottawa via Union Station and Toronto in around 6 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barrie to Ottawa via Toronto and Toronto, ON in around 7 h 45 min.

Airlines
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Kingston
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Allandale Waterfront GO to Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
GO Transit
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$70 - $100
Economy Plus
$100 - $150
Business
$100 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$190 - $270
Train from Oshawa to Fallowfield
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$65 - $90
Economy Plus
$95 - $140
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$170 - $240
Train from Kingston to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$65 - $90
Business
$60 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$110 - $150
Train from Dorval to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$28 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$55 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $140
Bus operators
SunridExpress
Phone
(+1)7052790349
Email
Sunridexpress.info@gmail.com
Website
sunridexpress.com
Bus from Georgian College. to Finch Station. Pick-Up/Drop-Off.
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
sunridexpress.com
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Finch Bus Terminal to Oshawa GO
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
GO Transit
Ontario Northland
Phone
+1 800-461-8558
Website
ontarionorthland.ca
Bus from Barrie to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $20
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Ontario Northland
Bus from Barrie to Yorkdale
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $18
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Ontario Northland
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Barrie, ON to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$11 - $17
Online Fare
$12 - $26
Standard Fare
$20 - $29
Refundable
$24 - $35
Bus from Toronto, ON to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$45 - $65
Refundable
$50 - $75
Bus from Barrie, ON to Yorkdale, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $28
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$11 - $16
Online Fare
$11 - $25
Standard Fare
$19 - $28
Refundable
$23 - $35

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Barrie to Ottawa is 409 km. It takes approximately 5 h 56 min to drive from Barrie to Ottawa.

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Air Canada and Porter Airlines offer flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport to Ottawa Airport.

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There are 232+ hotels available in Ottawa. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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