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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Edmonton to Ottawa  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Ottawa (YOW) YEG - YOW

$179 - $609

7 alternative options

Fly Edmonton to Montreal, train  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Montreal (YUL) YEG - YUL
  2. Take the train from Dorval to Ottawa

$217 - $694

Bus to Calgary, fly to Ottawa  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Edmonton - Downtown Office to Calgary International Airport
  2. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Ottawa (YOW) YYC - YOW

$241 - $715

Fly Edmonton to Kingston, train  •  11 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Kingston (YGK) YEG - YGK
  2. Take the train from Kingston to Ottawa

$332 - $1,116

Bus  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the bus from Edmonton - Downtown Office to Calgary Downtown Office
  2. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Sudbury, ON - 1663 Kingsway
  3. Take the bus from Sudbury to Ottawa

$272 - $537

Train  •  2 days 23 h

  1. Take the train from Edmonton to Toronto VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Ottawa VIA Rail

$268 - $966

Bus, train  •  3 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Sherwood Park, AB to Vegreville, AB
  2. Take the bus from Vegreville, AB to Portage La Prairie, MB
  3. Take the train from Portage la Prairie to Toronto
  4. Take the train from Toronto to Fallowfield

$266 - $844

Drive  •  43 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Edmonton to Ottawa 2464.9 miles

$320 - $480

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edmonton to Ottawa is to fly which costs $230 - $800 and takes 6 h 51 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Edmonton to Ottawa is to fly which costs $230 - $800 and takes 6 h 51 min.

More details

The distance between Edmonton and Ottawa is 2836 km. The road distance is 3943.8 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Edmonton to Ottawa without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 13 h and costs $350 - $700.

More details

It takes approximately 6 h 51 min to get from Edmonton to Ottawa, including transfers.

More details

The best way to get from Edmonton to Ottawa is to fly which takes 6 h 51 min and costs $230 - $800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $350 - $700 and takes 2 days 13 h, you could also train, which costs $340 - $1,300 and takes 2 days 23 h.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Edmonton Airport to Ottawa Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 41 min.

Search flights

Ottawa is 2 h ahead of Edmonton. It is currently 9:41 AM in Edmonton and 11:41 AM in Ottawa.

Yes, the driving distance between Edmonton to Ottawa is 3944 km. It takes approximately 43 h 20 min to drive from Edmonton to Ottawa.

Get driving directions

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

Search flights

Map of how to get from Edmonton to Ottawa.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 1772.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 51 min

What companies run services between Edmonton, AB, Canada and Ottawa, ON, Canada?

WestJet and Air Canada fly from Edmonton to Ottawa hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edmonton to Ottawa via Calgary Downtown Office, WB 1 Street SW CTrain Station, WB Sunalta CTrain Station, Calgary, AB, Sudbury, ON - 1663 Kingsway, and Sudbury in around 2 days 13 h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Edmonton to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Edmonton to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Edmonton to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Edmonton to Ottawa via Calgary
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Edmonton to Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Edmonton to Montreal via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Edmonton to Montreal via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Calgary to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Calgary to Ottawa via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Calgary to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Calgary to Ottawa via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Edmonton to Kingston via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Edmonton to Kingston via Calgary, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Edmonton to Kingston via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Edmonton to Kingston via Kelowna, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 1 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Edmonton to Kingston via Vancouver, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Edmonton to Kingston via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 56 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Edmonton to Kingston via Winnipeg, Toronto
Ave. Duration
10 h 31 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Edmonton to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Edmonton to Ottawa via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Edmonton to Ottawa via Calgary
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Edmonton to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Edmonton to Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Edmonton to Montreal via Calgary
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Edmonton to Montreal via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Calgary to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Calgary to Ottawa via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Calgary to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
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 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $140
Train from Kingston to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 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 - $160
Train from Edmonton to Toronto
Ave. Duration
2 days 18 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$210 - $300
Economy
$410 - $600
Economy Plus
$550 - $800
Business
$600 - $850
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,000 - $1,500
Train from Toronto to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 Portage la Prairie to Toronto
Ave. Duration
44 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$140 - $200
Economy
$260 - $360
Economy Plus
$360 - $500
Business
$390 - $550
Business Plus/Sleeper
$650 - $1,000
Train from Toronto to Fallowfield
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$70 - $100
Economy Plus
$100 - $150
Business
$100 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$180 - $260
Bus operators
Red Arrow
Phone
1-800-232-1958
Email
info@redarrow.ca
Website
redarrow.ca
Bus from Edmonton - Downtown Office to Calgary International Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
redarrow.ca
Bus from Edmonton - Downtown Office to Calgary Downtown Office
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
redarrow.ca
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Calgary, AB to Sudbury, ON - 1663 Kingsway
Ave. Duration
47 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $380
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$150 - $230
Online Fare
$210 - $290
Standard Fare
$260 - $380
Refundable
$280 - $410
Bus from Sherwood Park, AB to Vegreville, AB
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $29
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$11 - $17
Online Fare
$12 - $26
Standard Fare
$20 - $29
Refundable
$23 - $35
Bus from Vegreville, AB to Portage La Prairie, MB
Ave. Duration
18 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$65 - $95
Online Fare
$90 - $130
Standard Fare
$110 - $160
Refundable
$120 - $180
Ontario Northland
Phone
+1 800-461-8558
Website
ontarionorthland.ca
Bus from Sudbury to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Book at
Ontario Northland

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including How do I get from Sydney to Melbourne, What are the different types of Renfe trains in Spain? and Slovenia: Getting from Ljubljana to Lake Bled - to help you get the most out of your next trip.