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There are 5 ways to get from Markham to Ottawa by bus, plane, train or car

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Line 71 bus to Billy Bishop Toronto City, fly  •  3h 22m

  1. Take the line 71 bus from Bullock Drive @ McCowan Road to Union Station Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Ottawa (YOW) YTZ - YOW

$97 - $333

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Toronto - Scarborough Centre Station to Ottawa, ON 5354 / ...

$27 - $67

3 alternative options

Bus to Toronto, fly  •  3h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Highway 7 / Galsworthy Dr to Richmond Hill Centre Platform 1
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Ottawa (YOW) YYZ - YOW

$102 - $315

Train  •  6h 13m

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Ottawa VIA Rail

$76 - $137

Drive  •  4h 52m

  1. Drive from Markham to Ottawa 271.5 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Markham to Ottawa is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 4h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Markham to Ottawa is to line 71 bus and fly which costs $120 - $440 and takes 3h 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Markham to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Mccowan Rd At Southdale Dr South Side and arriving at Ottawa, ON via Toronto - Scarborough Centre Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 20m.

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The distance between Markham and Ottawa is 330 km. The road distance is 434.3 km.

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The best way to get from Markham to Ottawa without a car is to train which takes 6h 13m and costs $95 - $180.

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It takes approximately 3h 22m to get from Markham to Ottawa, including transfers.

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Markham to Ottawa bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Toronto - Scarborough Centre Station.

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The best way to get from Markham to Ottawa is to train which takes 6h 13m and costs $95 - $180. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $90 and takes 6h 20m.

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The quickest flight from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport to Ottawa Airport is the direct flight which takes 59m.

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

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Map of how to get from Markham to Ottawa.
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  • Distance: 206.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 22m

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

VIA Rail operates a train from Markham to Ottawa every 3 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $130 and the journey takes 4h 34m. Alternatively, Greyhound Canada operates a bus from Markham to Ottawa every 4 hours. Tickets cost $25 - $65 and the journey takes 4h 50m.

Airlines
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ottawa via La Macaza
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$70 - $100
EconomyPlus
$90 - $130
Business
$110 - $160
Bus operators
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Bullock Drive @ McCowan Road to Union Station Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
GO Transit
York Region Transit
Phone
+1 866-668-3978
Website
yrt.ca
Bus from Highway 7 / Galsworthy Dr to Richmond Hill Centre Platform 1
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
yrt.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
4h 50m
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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Yes, the driving distance between Markham to Ottawa is 434 km. It takes approximately 4h 52m to drive from Markham to Ottawa.

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Porter Airlines offers flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport to Ottawa Airport.

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There are 245+ hotels available in Ottawa. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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