There are 6 ways to get from Burlington to Ottawa by bus, plane, train or car

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Line 47 bus to Toronto, fly to Ottawa  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 47 bus from Dundas St. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride to Trafalgar Rd. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Ottawa (YOW) YYZ - YOW

$103 - $318

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Bus  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Dundas St. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride to York University 47
  2. Take the bus from Toronto - Scarborough Centre Station to Ottawa, ON 5354 / ...

$38 - $82

4 alternative options

Line 11 bus, train to Billy Bishop Toronto City, fly to Ottawa  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 11 bus from Thomas Alton At Tim Dobbie to Appleby Go Station
  2. Take the train from Appleby GO to Exhibition GO
  3. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Ottawa (YOW) YTZ - YOW

$100 - $338

Fly Toronto to Kingston, train  •  5 h 46 min

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

$176 - $725

Train  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Ottawa VIA Rail

$54 - $209

Drive  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Burlington to Ottawa 311.1 miles

$40 - $60

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No, there is no direct bus from Burlington to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Dundas St. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride and arriving at Ottawa, ON via York University and Toronto - Scarborough Centre Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 22 min.

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The distance between Burlington and Ottawa is 398 km. The road distance is 497.8 km.

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The best way to get from Burlington to Ottawa without a car is to train which takes 6 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to get from Burlington to Ottawa, including transfers.

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Burlington to Ottawa bus services, operated by GO Transit, depart from Dundas St. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride station.

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The best way to get from Burlington to Ottawa is to train which takes 6 h 4 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 22 min.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Ottawa Airport is the direct flight which takes 59 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Burlington to Ottawa is 498 km. It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to drive from Burlington to Ottawa.

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WestJet and Air Canada offer flights from Toronto Airport to Ottawa Airport.

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  • Distance: 249 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 32 min

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

VIA Rail operates a train from Burlington to Ottawa every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $45 - $150 and the journey takes 4 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Burlington to Ottawa via York University, Scarborough Centre Bus Terminal, and Toronto - Scarborough Centre Station in around 8 h 22 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
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 Kingston
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $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
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
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 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
Bus operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Dundas St. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride to Trafalgar Rd. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
GO Transit
Bus from Dundas St. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride to York University
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
GO Transit
Burlington Transit
Phone
+1 905-335-7600
Website
burlington.ca
Bus from Thomas Alton At Tim Dobbie to Appleby Go Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
burlington.ca
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto - Scarborough Centre Station to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$25 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $50
Standard Fare
$40 - $65
Refundable
$45 - $70

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