There are 8 ways to get from Fredericton to Ottawa by plane, bus, train, night bus, bus and ferry 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 Fredericton to Ottawa  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Fredericton (YFC) to Ottawa (YOW) YFC - YOW

$139 - $421

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Fredericton, NB to Rivière-du-Loup, PQ 700
  2. Take the bus from Rivière-du-Loup to Montréal
  3. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON

$111 - $177

6 alternative options

Bus to St John, fly to Ottawa  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Fredericton, NB to Saint John, NB
  2. Fly from St John (YSJ) to Ottawa (YOW) YSJ - YOW

$209 - $538

Fly Fredericton to Montreal, train  •  4 h 39 min

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

$167 - $446

Bus, night bus, train  •  13 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Fredericton, NB to Rivière-du-Loup, PQ 700
  2. Take the night bus from Rivière-du-Loup to Québec
  3. Take the train from Québec to Montréal
  4. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa

$141 - $302

Bus, train  •  13 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Fredericton, NB to Rivière-du-Loup, PQ 700
  2. Take the bus from Rivière-du-Loup to Québec
  3. Take the train from Québec to Ottawa

$122 - $257

Bus and ferry, bus  •  14 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Fredericton / Oromocto - 1 Gateway drive to Quebec - St Foy bus terminal
  2. Take the bus from Gare d'autocars de Sainte-Foy to Gare d'autocars de Montréal
  3. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON

$254 - $304

Drive  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Fredericton to Ottawa 627.8 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fredericton to Ottawa is to drive which costs $100 - $160 and takes 11 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fredericton to Ottawa is to fly which costs $180 - $550 and takes 3 h 18 min.

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The distance between Fredericton and Ottawa is 704 km. The road distance is 1004.5 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from Fredericton to Ottawa, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fredericton to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Fredericton, NB and arriving at Ottawa, ON via Rivière-du-Loup and Montreal, PQ. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 16 min.

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The best way to get from Fredericton to Fredericton Airport is to line 501 bus which takes 23 min and costs $7 - $10.

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Fredericton to Ottawa bus services, operated by Maritimebus, depart from Moncton, NB station.

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Map of how to get from Fredericton to Ottawa.
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  • Distance: 439.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 18 min

What companies run services between Fredericton, NB, Canada and Ottawa, ON, Canada?

Porter Airlines and Air Canada fly from Fredericton to Ottawa every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fredericton to Ottawa via Rivière-du-Loup, PQ, Rivière-du-Loup, Montréal, and Montreal, PQ in around 13 h 16 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Fredericton to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Fredericton to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Fredericton to Ottawa via Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from St John to Ottawa via Halifax
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from St John to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Fredericton to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Fredericton to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from St John to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
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
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$95 - $140
Train from Québec to Montréal
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $50
Economy
$50 - $70
Economy Plus
$75 - $110
Business
$70 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$130 - $190
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Train from Québec to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
6 h
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 - $260
Bus operators
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Fredericton, NB to Saint John, NB
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Fredericton, NB to Rivière-du-Loup, PQ
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Orleans Express
Phone
+1 888 999-3977
Email
serviceclient@keolis.ca
Website
orleansexpress.com
Bus from Rivière-du-Loup to Montréal
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
orleansexpress.com
Night bus from Rivière-du-Loup to Québec
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
orleansexpress.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $24
Online Fare
$19 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $45
Refundable
$30 - $50
Autobus Les Sillons
Phone
+1(418) 986 3886
Email
info@autobuslessillons.com
Bus and ferry from Fredericton / Oromocto - 1 Gateway drive to Quebec - St Foy bus terminal
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$170
Schedules at
autobuslessillons.com
Intercar
Phone
+1 800-806-2167
Website
intercar.qc.ca
Bus from Gare d'autocars de Sainte-Foy to Gare d'autocars de Montréal
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
intercar.ca
Book at
intercar.ca

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