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

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Bus to Toronto, fly  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Guelph, ON - 79 Carden Street to Toronto, ON - Pearson International Airport
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Ottawa (YOW) YYZ - YOW

$103 - $329

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Bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Guelph, ON - 79 Carden Street to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street 5600 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Ottawa, ON 5354 / ...

$37 - $93

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Train to Billy Bishop Toronto City, fly  •  4 h 18 min

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

$99 - $389

Train to London, fly  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Guelph to London
  2. Fly from London (YXU) to Ottawa (YOW) YXU - YOW

$134 - $430

Train  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Guelph Central GO to Union Station Ki / ...
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Ottawa VIA Rail

$53 - $213

Drive  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Guelph to Ottawa 328.8 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Guelph to Ottawa is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 5 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guelph to Ottawa is to bus and fly which costs $130 - $440 and takes 3 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Guelph to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Guelph, ON - 79 Carden Street and arriving at Ottawa, ON via Toronto, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Guelph to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Guelph Central GO and arriving at Ottawa via Toronto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 15 min.

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The distance between Guelph and Ottawa is 417 km. The road distance is 526.1 km.

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The best way to get from Guelph to Ottawa without a car is to train which takes 7 h 15 min and costs $65 - $280.

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Guelph to Ottawa, including transfers.

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Guelph to Ottawa bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Guelph, ON - 79 Carden Street station.

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Guelph to Ottawa train services, operated by GO Transit, depart from Guelph Central GO station.

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The best way to get from Guelph to Ottawa is to train which takes 7 h 15 min and costs $65 - $280. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $45 - $130 and takes 7 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Guelph to Ottawa.
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  • Distance: 260.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 34 min

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

You can take a train from Guelph to Ottawa via Union Station and Toronto in around 7 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Guelph to Ottawa via Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street and Toronto, ON in around 7 h 40 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
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from London to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from London to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from London to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
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
Flights from London to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Train operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Guelph Central GO to Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
GO Transit
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Guelph to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $65
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$23 - $35
Economy
$28 - $40
Economy Plus
$45 - $65
Business
$35 - $55
Business Plus/Sleeper
$70 - $100
Train from Guelph to London
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $120
Train from Toronto to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Guelph, ON - 79 Carden Street to Toronto, ON - Pearson International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $27
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$10 - $15
Online Fare
$10 - $24
Standard Fare
$18 - $27
Refundable
$21 - $35
Bus from Guelph, ON - 79 Carden Street to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $29
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$11 - $16
Online Fare
$11 - $25
Standard Fare
$19 - $29
Refundable
$23 - $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

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Guelph to Ottawa is 526 km. It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to drive from Guelph to Ottawa.

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

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There are 231+ hotels available in Ottawa. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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