There are 5 ways to get from Montreal to Kanata by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, line 61 bus  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa VIA Rail
  2. Take the line 61 bus from Via-Rail to Terry Fox 3C 61 / ...

$32 - $88

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Bus, line 62 bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa University 5800 / ...
  2. Take the line 62 bus from Laurier 2A to Palladium / Silver Seven 62

$19 - $43

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Train  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Fallowfield VIA Rail

$37 - $96

Drive  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Kanata 136.1 miles

$18 - $26

Fly, line 88 bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Ottawa (YOW) YUL - YOW
  2. Take the line 88 bus from Billings Bridge 1A to Terry Fox / Katimavik

$168 - $808

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No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to Kanata. However, there are services departing from Montreal, PQ and arriving at Palladium / Silver Seven via Laurier 2A. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

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The distance between Montreal and Kanata is 183 km. The road distance is 217.8 km.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Kanata without a car is to train and line 61 bus which takes 3 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Montreal to Kanata, including transfers.

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Montreal to Kanata bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Montreal, PQ station.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Kanata is to train which takes 3 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 62 bus, which costs and takes 4 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from Montreal Airport to Ottawa Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Montreal to Kanata bus services, operated by OC Transpo, arrive at Palladium / Silver Seven station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Montreal to Kanata is 218 km. It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to drive from Montreal to Kanata.

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Air Canada offers flights from Montreal Airport to Ottawa Airport.

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Map of how to get from Montreal to Kanata.
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  • Distance: 114.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 19 min

What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and Kanata, ON, Canada?

VIA Rail operates a train from Montreal to Kanata hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $90 and the journey takes 2 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Montreal to Kanata via Ottawa University and Laurier 2A in around 4 h 10 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Train from Montréal to Fallowfield
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Bus operators
OC Transpo
Phone
+1 613-741-4390
Website
octranspo.com
Bus from Via-Rail to Terry Fox 3C
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
octranspo.com
Bus from Laurier 2A to Palladium / Silver Seven
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
octranspo.com
Bus from Billings Bridge 1A to Terry Fox / Katimavik
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
octranspo.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa University
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $23
Online Fare
$19 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $50

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There are 145+ hotels available in Kanata. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Montreal Airport is to line 747 bus which takes 22 min and costs .

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