There are 9 ways to get from Maine to Ottawa by bus, train, night bus, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  13 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Montreal, Pq
  3. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa

$84 - $226

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Bus  •  14 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Montreal, Pq
  3. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON

$68 - $178

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Train, bus  •  15 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Transportation Center Amtrak to Boston North Station Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA to Downtown Transit Center Burlington
  3. Take the bus from Burlingt Transit Ctr to Montreal, Pq
  4. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa

$102 - $246

Bus via Hanover  •  16 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Logan Airport
  2. Take the bus from Boston Logan Int. Airport to Dartmouth College/Hanover Inn
  3. Take the bus from Hanover to Montreal, Pq
  4. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON

$92 - $181

Bus, night bus, train  •  13 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the night bus from Boston, Ma to Montreal, Pq
  3. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa

$84 - $221

Drive  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Ottawa 378.6 miles

$50 - $75

Fly Portland to Ottawa  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PWM) to Ottawa (YOW) PWM - YOW

$214 - $1,306

Bus to Boston, fly to Ottawa  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Wells to Boston, Ma
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Ottawa (YOW) BOS - YOW

$152 - $369

Bus to Boston, fly to Massena, bus  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Wells to Boston, Ma
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Massena (MSS) BOS - MSS
  3. Take the bus from Cornwall, ON to Ottawa, ON

$136 - $348

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The cheapest way to get from Maine to Ottawa is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 7 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Maine to Ottawa is to bus and fly which costs $150 - $370 and takes 6 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Maine to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Congress St + Franklin St and arriving at Ottawa, ON via Portland, Me, Boston, Ma and Montreal, PQ. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 7 min.

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The distance between Maine and Ottawa is 333 miles. The road distance is 378.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Maine to Ottawa without a car is to bus and train which takes 13 h 32 min and costs $80 - $230.

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It takes approximately 13 h 32 min to get from Maine to Ottawa, including transfers.

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Maine to Ottawa bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Portland, Me station.

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The best way to get from Maine to Ottawa is to bus which takes 14 h 7 min and costs $65 - $180. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $210 - $1,400 and takes 6 h 15 min.

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There is no direct flight from Portland Airport to Ottawa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 49 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Maine to Ottawa.
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  • Distance: 333.3 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 32 min

What companies run services between Maine, USA and Ottawa, ON, Canada?

You can take a bus from Portland to Ottawa via Congress St + Valley St, Portland, Me, Boston, Ma, Montreal, Pq, and Montreal, PQ in around 14 h 7 min. Alternatively, United Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from South Portland Gardens to Ottawa hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Ottawa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,600
Flights from Portland to Ottawa via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,600
Flights from Portland to Ottawa via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,600
Flights from Portland to Ottawa via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,600
Flights from Boston to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Portland to Ottawa via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,900
Flights from Boston to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Portland to Ottawa via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Boston to Massena
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Ottawa via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,400
Flights from Portland to Ottawa via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Amtrak
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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Transportation Center Amtrak to Boston North Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Boston, Ma to Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Bus from Burlingt Transit Ctr to Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Hanover to Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Wells to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$24 - $35
Concord Coach Lines
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
Bus from Cornwall, ON to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $30
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$11 - $17
Online Fare
$12 - $26
Standard Fare
$20 - $30
Refundable
$24 - $35
Megabus
Dartmouth Coach
Website
dartmouthcoach.com
Bus from Boston Logan Int. Airport to Dartmouth College/Hanover Inn
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
dartmouthcoach.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Maine to Ottawa is 379 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 54 min to drive from Maine to Ottawa.

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Air Canada, Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Portland Airport to Ottawa Airport.

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The nearest airport to Ottawa is Ottawa Gatineau (YND) Airport which is 3.1 miles away. Other nearby airports include Ottawa (YOW) (6.3 miles), Ogdensburg (OGS) (52.1 miles), Massena (MSS) (53.5 miles) and Montreal (YUL) (95.1 miles).

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There are 225+ hotels available in Ottawa. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Maine to Portland Airport is to line 5 bus which takes 0 min and costs $1 - $3.

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