There are 7 ways to get from Ottawa to Ann Arbor by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Detroit  •  4 h 59 min

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

$199 - $563

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 30 min

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

$65 - $208

5 alternative options

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

$128 - $355

Train  •  10 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Windsor
  3. Take the train from Detroit Amtrak to Ann Arbor Amtrak

$108 - $320

Train, bus via London, ON  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to London
  3. Take the bus from London, ON to Ann Arbor

$93 - $283

Train, bus Greyhound USA  •  14 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Fallowfield to Kingston
  2. Take the bus from Kingston, ON to Toronto, ON
  3. Take the bus from Toronto, On to Ann Arbor, Mi

$83 - $198

Drive  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Ann Arbor 546.9 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Ann Arbor is to drive which costs $95 - $140 and takes 9 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Ann Arbor is to fly which costs $260 - $750 and takes 4 h 59 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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It takes approximately 4 h 59 min to get from Ottawa to Ann Arbor, including transfers.

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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, Mi via Toronto, On and Detroit, Mi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 30 min.

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

Delta, Air Canada and WestJet fly from Ottawa to Ann Arbor every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ottawa to Ann Arbor via Toronto, Windsor, and Detroit Amtrak in around 10 h 46 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 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 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Ottawa to Windsor via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Ottawa to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Ottawa to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $900
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Ottawa to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Ottawa to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $900
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Ottawa to Windsor via Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
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 30 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 - $55
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$85 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $220
Train from Toronto to London
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 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 Fallowfield to Kingston
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$28 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $140
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Amtrak to Ann Arbor Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
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
$10 - $24
Standard Fare
$18 - $27
Refundable
$21 - $35
Bus from London, ON to Ann Arbor
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$19 - $28
Online Fare
$23 - $40
Standard Fare
$30 - $50
Refundable
$35 - $55
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$40 - $65
Refundable
$45 - $70
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 Toronto, On to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Ann Arbor, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
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