There are 6 ways to get from Ottawa Airport (YOW) to Ottawa Central Station by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 97 bus, line 6 bus  •  36 min

  1. Take the line 97 bus from Airport Stop to Billings Bridge 2A 97
  2. Take the line 6 bus from Billings Bridge 4C to Bank / Catherine 6

$6

5 alternative options

Line 97 bus, line 101 bus  •  46 min

  1. Take the line 97 bus from Airport Stop to Hurdman B 97
  2. Take the line 101 bus from Hurdman B to Catherine / Kent 101

$6

Line 97 bus, line 2 train  •  54 min

  1. Take the line 97 bus from Airport Stop to Greenboro 2A 97
  2. Take the line 2 train from Greenboro to Carling 2

$6

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ottawa Airport (YOW) to Ottawa Central Station 7.5 miles

$20 - $24

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa Airport (YOW) to Ottawa Central Station 7.5 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Ottawa Airport (YOW) to Ottawa Central Station 7.5 miles

$12 - $16

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa Airport (YOW) to Ottawa Central Station. However, there are services departing from Airport Stop and arriving at Bank / Catherine via Billings Bridge 4C. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 min.

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The distance between Ottawa Airport (YOW) and Ottawa Central Station is 10 km. The road distance is 12 km.

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The best way to get from Ottawa Airport (YOW) to Ottawa Central Station without a car is to line 97 bus and line 6 bus which takes 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 36 min to get from Ottawa Airport (YOW) to Ottawa Central Station, including transfers.

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Ottawa Airport (YOW) to Ottawa Central Station bus services, operated by OC Transpo, depart from Airport Stop station.

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Ottawa Airport (YOW) to Ottawa Central Station bus services, operated by OC Transpo, arrive at Bank / Catherine station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ottawa Airport (YOW) to Ottawa Central Station is 12 km. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Ottawa Airport (YOW) to Ottawa Central Station.

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  • Distance: 6.1 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

What companies run services between Ottawa Airport (YOW), Canada and Ottawa Central Station, ON, Canada?

You can take a bus from Ottawa Airport (YOW) to Ottawa Central Station via Billings Bridge 2A, Billings Bridge 4C, and Bank / Catherine in around 36 min.

Train operators
OC Transpo
Phone
+1 613-741-4390
Website
octranspo.com
Train from Greenboro to Carling
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
octranspo.com
Bus operators
OC Transpo
Phone
+1 613-741-4390
Website
octranspo.com
Bus from Airport Stop to Billings Bridge 2A
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
octranspo.com
Bus from Billings Bridge 4C to Bank / Catherine
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
octranspo.com
Bus from Airport Stop to Hurdman B
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
octranspo.com
Bus from Hurdman B to Catherine / Kent
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
octranspo.com
Bus from Airport Stop to Greenboro 2A
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
octranspo.com
Other operators
Uber Ottawa
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Ottawa Airport (YOW) to Ottawa Central Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $16
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uber.com
Assist
$12 - $16
UberX
$12 - $16
UberXL
$20 - $26
Taxi from Ottawa Airport (YOW) to Ottawa Central Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Blue Line Taxi
Phone
+1 613-746-8740
Website
bluelinetaxi.com
Capital Taxi
Phone
+1 613-744-3333
Website
capitaltaxi.com

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