There are 9 ways to get from Niagara Falls to Ottawa by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Ottawa VIA Rail

$56 - $225

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Bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Niagara Falls, ON to Toronto, ON 4 stops / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Ottawa, ON 5354 / ...

$40 - $85

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Train via Fallowfield  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Fallowfield VIA Rail

$59 - $228

Drive  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Niagara Falls to Ottawa 350.9 miles

$45 - $70

Train to Billy Bishop Toronto City, fly to Ottawa  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Ottawa (YOW) YTZ - YOW

$102 - $401

Train to Toronto, fly to Ottawa  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Ottawa (YOW) YYZ - YOW

$108 - $388

Train to Toronto, fly to Kingston, train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Kingston (YGK) YYZ - YGK
  3. Take the train from Kingston to Ottawa

$181 - $795

Train to Billy Bishop Toronto City, fly to Montreal, train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Montreal (YUL) YTZ - YUL
  3. Take the train from Dorval to Ottawa

$130 - $496

Train to Toronto, fly to Montreal, train  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Montreal (YUL) YYZ - YUL
  3. Take the train from Dorval to Ottawa

$121 - $463

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The cheapest way to get from Niagara Falls to Ottawa is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 6 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Niagara Falls to Ottawa is to train and fly which costs $100 - $410 and takes 4 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Niagara Falls to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Niagara Falls, ON and arriving at Ottawa, ON via Toronto, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Niagara Falls to Ottawa. However, there are services departing from Niagara Falls and arriving at Ottawa via Toronto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

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The distance between Niagara Falls and Ottawa is 232 miles. The road distance is 350.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Niagara Falls to Ottawa without a car is to train which takes 6 h 35 min and costs $55 - $230.

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It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Niagara Falls to Ottawa, including transfers.

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Niagara Falls to Ottawa bus services, operated by Megabus Canada, depart from Niagara Falls, ON station.

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Niagara Falls to Ottawa train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Niagara Falls station.

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The best way to get from Niagara Falls to Ottawa is to train which takes 6 h 35 min and costs $55 - $230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $40 - $85 and takes 8 h.

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Map of how to get from Niagara Falls to Ottawa.
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  • Distance: 232.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 35 min

What companies run services between Niagara Falls, NY, USA and Ottawa, ON, Canada?

You can take a train from Niagara Falls to Ottawa via Toronto in around 6 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Niagara Falls to Ottawa via Toronto, ON in around 8 h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Kingston
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $2,900
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
Train from Toronto to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
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
Train from Toronto to Fallowfield
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$70 - $95
Economy Plus
$100 - $150
Business
$100 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$180 - $260
Train from Kingston to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$65 - $90
Business
$60 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
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
$100 - $140
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Niagara Falls GO to Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
gotransit.com
Bus operators
Megabus Canada
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Niagara Falls, On to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
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 Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport to Ottawa Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Niagara Falls to Ottawa is 351 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 5 min to drive from Niagara Falls to Ottawa.

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Air Canada and Porter Airlines offer flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City 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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