There are 6 ways to get from Ottawa to Ann Arbor by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Detroit  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Detroit (DTW) YOW - DTW

$200 - $564

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Bus  •  12 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON 5353 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Ann Arbor 5515 / ...

$54 - $186

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Fly to Windsor, bus  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Windsor (YQG) YOW - YQG
  2. Take the bus from Windsor, ON to Ann Arbor, MI

$129 - $356

Train, bus  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Windsor
  3. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Ann Arbor, Mi

$97 - $300

Bus Greyhound USA  •  12 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON 5353 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, On to Ann Arbor, Mi 5515 / ...

$56 - $196

Drive  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Ann Arbor 546.9 miles

$70 - $110

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No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Ann Arbor. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Ann Arbor via Toronto, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 4 min.

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The distance between Ottawa and Ann Arbor is 733 km. The road distance is 875 km.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Ann Arbor without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to get from Ottawa to Ann Arbor, including transfers.

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Ottawa to Ann Arbor bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Ottawa, ON station.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Ann Arbor is to fly which takes 5 h 4 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 4 min.

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The quickest flight from Ottawa Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 44 min.

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Ottawa to Ann Arbor bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Ann Arbor station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ottawa to Ann Arbor is 875 km. It takes approximately 9 h 43 min to drive from Ottawa to Ann Arbor.

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American Airlines, WestJet, Delta and two other airlines offer flights from Ottawa Airport to Detroit Airport.

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Map of how to get from Ottawa to Ann Arbor.
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  • Distance: 457.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 4 min

What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Ann Arbor, MI, USA?

Delta, Air Canada and three other airlines fly from Ottawa to Ann Arbor hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ottawa to Ann Arbor via Toronto, ON in around 12 h 4 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to Windsor via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Ottawa to Windsor via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Ottawa to Windsor via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Ottawa to Windsor via Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Ottawa to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Ottawa to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $900
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Ottawa to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Ottawa to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ottawa to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ottawa to Detroit via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$70 - $100
Economy Plus
$100 - $150
Business
$100 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$180 - $260
Train from Toronto to Windsor
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Windsor, ON to Ann Arbor, MI
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $27
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$10 - $15
Online Fare
$11 - $24
Standard Fare
$18 - $27
Refundable
$22 - $35
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$45 - $65
Refundable
$50 - $75
Bus from Toronto, ON to Ann Arbor
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$28 - $40
Online Fare
$35 - $60
Standard Fare
$45 - $70
Refundable
$50 - $80
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Ann Arbor, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Bus from Toronto, On to Ann Arbor, Mi
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80

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There are 110+ hotels available in Ann Arbor. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ottawa to Ottawa Airport is to line 97 bus which takes 19 min and costs .

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